Project and Volunteer Coordinator

South Lockleaze and Purdown Neighbourhood Group CIC
£23000-24000 per annum
Contract Type: 
Part Time
Contract Details: 
6 months with potential for extension on a self-employed basis
Details of Role: 

The Project

The Old Library, Muller Road, Eastville - a volunteer-based community project with Café, book swap, events, lounge, hire space, garden & playspace for the community, by the community. Run by the South Lockleaze & Purdown Neighbourhood Group C.I.C.

The Role

An exciting new opportunity has arisen to play a key role in the coordination of the project known as The Old Library, Eastville. The main purpose of the post is to ensure the smooth day to day running of the project as well as researching and contributing to the development of potential new activities and plans that may take place under the umbrella of this project.

Administrative procedures: The post holder will review, develop and monitor the existing administrative procedures.

Volunteers coordination: Coordinate, and manage as required the volunteering roles and volunteer staff, recruit new volunteers and ensure that volunteers are offered appropriate training and clear roles.

External communications: Continue existing relationships with other organisations and the local authority in Bristol, continue to manage and build on funding ideas and opportunities, promote the organisation and, along with the directors and other volunteers, be the public face of the Old Library.

The successful candidate will need to work on their own; demonstrate the ability to prioritise their workload; be self managing, and also experienced in relevant IT packages.




Closing Date: 
Sunday, 7 April, 2019 (All day)
How to Apply: 

Please email the application form to or send paper applications to:

28 Elmcroft Crescent, Bristol, BS7 9NF. FAO E Shimell marked Job Application


Closing Date for applications: midnight 7th April 2019

Interviews: week beginning 22 April 2019

Contact Person: 
Maria Kennedy
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
0117 952 0610
Postal Address: 
Old Library, Eastville, Muller Road, Bristol BS5 6UQ