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Volunteer Project Coordinator - Royal Navy Royal Marines Welfare


23rd January 2018

Volunteer Project Coordinator - Royal Navy Royal Marines Welfare (RNRMW) 

Royal Navy Royal Marines Welfare (RNRMW) is a MOD Naval Service organisation that provides accessible support services that strengthen and enhance the resilience and resourcefulness of Naval Service Personnel, their families, and communities. RNRMW Offers proactive and reactive projects, which include: Deployment support, youth and play work, youth forum work, child and family centred activities, social events, trips and residential events.

We are looking for a Volunteer Coordinator based in Yeovilton, to establish an effective volunteer force to work within RNRMW new and existing projects.
This role is a 6 month fixed term; a new contract may be issued for 2 further year’s dependent upon funding
14 hours a week
£10 an hour 

In this a new key role, the successful applicant will be responsible for all aspects of volunteer recruitment, including identifying new volunteers, induction, and retention and developing volunteering opportunities.

The successful candidate will have experience of Youth and Community work, volunteering, people management and development.

They will be able to demonstrate empathy with service users and be passionate about volunteering and the delivery of cutting edge provision.

Good candidates for this role will be:

  • personable and able to establish
  • develop and maintain fruitful relationships with people at all levels and from a variety of backgrounds
  • The ability to inspire the volunteer workforce
  • conscientious administrators who have the ability to plan and organise
  • think creatively and manage their own work


Candidates must have the ability to:

  • cope with multiple demands
  • stretch targets and grasp new information will be an advantage
  • ITC literate

  • be able to work effectively and in confidence

This is a part-time (flexible) post. Candidates may be required to work unsociable hours (evenings and weekend) depending on the needs of the organisation.
Some travel for (training purposes) and overnight stays may be required.

The post holder will work in accordance with all safeguarding requirements and undergo relevant checks.
Candidates who use their own vehicle for business purposes will receive a mileage allowance.

Closing date for applications: Friday 23rd February 2018

Interview date: Tuesday 6th March 2018

For more information or to recieve an applixcation from contact 

Helen Howlett - Community Business Manager RNRMW




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