Volunteer Officer, Healthwatch Somerset

Location - Bridgwater

Healthwatch Somerset are recruiting a Volunteer Officer.

Healthwatch Somerset are passionate about having a health and care service which is shaped by the people who use it.  They are the county’s independent health and care champion and exist to make sure people are at the heart of care.  As a small community interest company, they rely heavily on their amazing volunteers who give hundreds of hours of their own time each year.

They are looking for a Volunteer Officer to help support the volunteer team – someone who shares their passion and commitment to help make care better for local communities in Somerset.

You will oversee, co-ordinate and manage all elements of their volunteering programme. The role will also include recruiting new volunteers, plus supporting and supervising volunteers in their roles and general administration.

The successful post holder needs to have excellent administration and organisational skills, along with the ability to relate well to people from diverse backgrounds and build positive relationships.

Hours: Part time - 30 hours per week

Salary: £20,500 pro rata PA

Closing date: Sunday 18th February

Interview date: Tuesday 6th March

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