Volunteer Facilitator- Aberdeen

Posted:
Friday 25 August 2017
Vacancy type:
Office and administration
Location:
East Scotland Regional Office

What we're looking for

We want to make our volunteering experience the best it can be, so that together we can save nature! We need someone creative and organised to co-ordinate our events and education volunteers- who are out and about helping us deliver schools outreach, nature workshops, and various awareness raising events. You will be the central point of information distributed to our volunteers- informing them of opportunities and news. As well as this, you will help us to communicate about our volunteering opportunities, within our teams and to the wider public, through newsletters and blog posts. If you are passionate about volunteering, and making a difference to our work with nature, then this could be for you! We are looking for someone who is comfortable working independently, and developing projects under their own initiative. Your Manager will be working in Edinburgh, therefore often communications with them will be over the phone. You will however, work closely with and be a valued member of the team in the Aberdeen office.

The skills you need

Bags of enthusiasm for volunteering and nature Excellent communication skills An interest in writing internal and external communications Excellent organisational skills A positive and friendly team player.

Your time

Minimum:
1 day per week
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
All year round

What's in it for you?

Be part of our friendly team and be involved in our work engaging with the public to save nature. Whether you have experience of working with volunteers before, or want to gain this experience- This is a great opportunity to make a difference to our public engagement. You will receive support and training in the role, and friendly colleagues to bounce ideas off. This is a great opportunity to gain an insight into the work of the RSPB, and how we manage volunteering. Whether you are looking for a new direction, or to develop your skills- this is a great way to gain experience.

How to apply

Contact

Jackie Brown, SHQ, Fundraising & Communications
Tel: 0131 317 4100
Email: jackie.brown@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Expenses reimbursed where necessary

Reference number 8410