New Vacancy – Volunteer Coordinator

The successful applicant will support our Volunteer Manager to recruit and organise volunteers including volunteer outreach, maintaining contact, handling paperwork and ensuring all volunteers have a positive experience.

Key tasks:

  1. Learn about what FoodCycle do and why and convey this information to our potential volunteers
  2. Research sources of volunteers and collect details
  3. Support out Volunteer Manager at volunteer recruitment sessions, presentations and events
  4. Build relationships with volunteers and ensure they have a positive experience
  5. Ensuring volunteer resources are up to date
  6. Coordinating with volunteers prior to cooking sessions
  7. Assisting with training and/or info sessions for new & existing volunteers


  1. Team player with a ‘can do’ attitude and desire to have fun!
  2. Self-starter, capable of working alone and using initiative to reach end goal
  3. Energetic and approachable. Confident in approaching and working with volunteers
  4. Able to motivate others and understand the needs of different people
  5. Confident in telephone, email and face-to-face communication
  6. Well organised and excellent computer skills


  1. Previous volunteering experience
  2. Previous experience leading volunteers
  3. Previous experience with databases and making rotas

To apply for the role, send a cover letter with your relevant experience and motivations to


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