Volunteer Organiser

Recruiting volunteers, looking after them and managing records. We currently have around 20 regular volunteers.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Monthly

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Getting new volunteers for the foodbank.
Helping with the interview process.
Getting to know volunteers - what do they want out of foodbank, organise training and access.
Managing the documentation for volunteers - following up references, keeping records up to date

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Ability to implement the foodbank volunteer procedures
Able to respect volunteer confidentiality
Helpful if you have managed staff in the past

Areas of Interest: Foodbanks, Health and wellbeing, Hunger
Opportunity suitable for: From your office, Home, Older people, Online, People seeking work, People with a visual impairment, People with restricted mobility, University students
What activities will the volunteer do? Administration, Coaching, Food banks, Training
Skills gained in this role: Listening, Managing people, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? Yes
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Lift to other floors / step free access throughout the building, Accessible toilets, Area for assistance dogs nearby

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Tameside South and Longdendale Foodbank
Organisation Profile: We focus on Care by the community and for the community. Our objective is to relieve persons who are in conditions of poverty, need or distress in such ways as the trustees from time to time think fit.