Volunteering Partner

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Volunteering Partner

About The Fire Fighters Charity

The Fire Fighters Charity offers specialist lifelong support for members of the UK fire services community, empowering individuals to achieve mental, physical and social wellbeing throughout their lives.

Welcome from Nikki Howarth, Organisational Development & People Manager

Thank you for your interest in the role of Volunteering Partner here at The Fire Fighters Charity.

This is an exciting time to join our Organisational Development and People team as we embark on year 3 of our Enhance, Enable and Empower portfolio within our Strategic plan 2020-25. Our strategic plan is ambitious and our Volunteers play a key role supporting the delivery of our work.

The Volunteering Partner will join a small team of people professionals and will champion our volunteering activities and promote a positive volunteering culture.

Our volunteering opportunities are diverse and varied and we are keen to engage more people with our organisation and with volunteering. This role will work with a variety of people across the organisation and provide safe working practices and processes for our volunteers.

Thank you for your interest and I look forward to receiving your application.

Volunteering Partner

Salary per annum: £17,029.20

Role Purpose

  • As part of the People team, work collaboratively with employees who have responsibility for volunteers to support the achievement of the strategic plan.
  • Advocate the impact of volunteers; promote and support a positive volunteering culture.

Contract and Benefits

Contract: Part time, working hours are 22.5 hours a week.

Pension: The Charity operates a Group Personal Pension Scheme. The Charity will contribute 8% of salary. Personal contributions can be arranged.

Work base: This post can be based at either our Head Office, Belvedere, Basing View, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 4HG or homebased. Hybrid working arrangements can be considered.

More information about the role and the skills required can be found on our website.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Nikki Howarth, Organisational Development & People Partner on 01256 366580 or via our recruitment email.

Closing date: Monday 18 July 2022 @ 09.00hrs

Interviews will be held week commencing 25 July 2022

Interview venue: Interviews will be held either virtually or at our Head Office, in Basingstoke.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy prior to the closing date if enough suitable applications are received. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application was not successful this time.

The role will be subject to a satisfactory Basic Disclosure and Barring Service check.

To apply for this job please visit www.firefighterscharity.org.uk.