Volunteer Co-ordinator

£18,402 (pro-rata)
Contract Type: 
Part Time
9am - 3pm weekdays during term-time only
Contract Details: 
Fixed-term contract starting ASAP finishing 20th July 2020
Details of Role: 

Lifeskills is an interactive safety education charity, built as a realistic village, which has been developed to teach people how to deal with potentially difficult or dangerous situations, whilst in a safe environment.  Classes of year 6 children visit throughout the school year and are guided by our volunteer guides.

The person appointed will be required to: 
a) advertise for and recruit new volunteers, including creating promotional material such as flyers and using social media  

b) co-ordinate and support volunteers  

c) carry out a variety of administrative duties including helping with enquiries by phone and email

d) work as part of a small team to ensure that the Lifeskills Centre runs smoothly

e) when necessary, work as a guide with small groups of children 
Applicants are required to have administration and IT skills. 
The post involves direct contact with a range of people, so good interpersonal skills are essential. 
“Lifeskills is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.” 

Registered Charity: 1080747


Closing Date: 
Monday, 28 January, 2019 - 16:00
How to Apply: 

Application Forms only.  CV’s will not be accepted. 

For a Job Description and Application Form please email louise@lifeskills-bristol.org.uk 

Interview Dates: Monday 4th February or Wednesday 6th February 2019 

Contact Person: 
Louise Salter
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
0117 922 4511
Postal Address: 
Lifeskills,The Create Centre, Smeaton Road, Hotwells, Bristol, BS1 6XN