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Development Volunteer

Redbridge CVS

Redbridge Council for Voluntary Services (RCVS) is a local charity that supports charities and community groups across Redbridge. This includes providing information about fundraising, policy development, governance and much more. Volunteer Centre Redbridge (VCR) is a project that sits within RCVS. 

Volunteers play a critical role in a healthy, engaged and effective community and bring skills, time and diversity to the organisations. 

VCR is looking to recruit a Development Volunteer to help us find new volunteering roles across Redbridge that we can promote to people interested in volunteering.

This is a great role for someone who is good at research and would like to build their business development skills and get to know more about community groups across the borough of Redbridge. 

Main tasks and responsibilities 

  • Research what charities and community groups there are in the borough
  • Visit groups informing them about the services of RCVS and VCR
  • Encourage groups to register with RCVS and VCR
  • Promote the benefits of recruiting new volunteers

Benefits to volunteer

  • You'll join an amazing and dynamic team and organisation
  • Basic reference after 3 months of regular volunteering 
  • Training
  • Travel expenses
  • An amazing experience

What skills do I need?

Skills, attributes, qualifications and experience

  • Basic research skills 
  • Open friendly personality 
  • Good spoken and written English
  • Able to use IT systems

When do I need to be available?

Morning Afternoon Evening

3 hours per week. Week days, flexible depending on your availability. Travel to various points across the borough.

Where does this role take place?

103 Cranbrook Road

Register your interest

We limit the number of roles you can initially express an interest in to 3 opportunities. Please only register an interest in 3 roles maximum.

  • Ideal for people interested in
  • Community Development
  • Ideal for people who like
  • Business/Organisational Development
  • Campaigning
  • Information, Advice and Guidance
  • Research
  • Support provided
  • Basic reference can be provided
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
  • Accessible toilet facilities
  • Volunteering venue wheelchair accessible
  • Other Information

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