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Volunteer Engagement Officer

Advertiser: Uniting Victoria and Tasmania3.2 out of 53.2 overall rating (41 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
13 Jan 2020
Location
Melbourne, Western Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Volunteer Coordination & Support

Volunteer Engagement Officer

 
  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration 
  • Full time, ongoing position
  • Footscray location

    About the opportunity  

    The Volunteer Engagement Officer will promote volunteering and Uniting’s volunteer opportunities within the community and coordinate volunteer engagement across programs managed by Aged and Carer Services and the broader Uniting Vic.Tas.  This will involve promotion and marketing, all aspects of volunteer recruitment, delivery of program induction and successful connection of volunteers.  This role will work closely with the customer service, volunteer management and service delivery teams to facilitate and enhance the consumer-volunteer journey.   This role will ensure that volunteers are aware of the importance of the principles of wellness and reablement, consumer choice and consumer directed care when working with isolated people to engage in social activities and remain living independently within their community.

    Position description

    About you  

    To be successful in this role, you will have a relevant tertiary qualification in Social Work, Welfare, Community Services, Human Resources (or equivalent), along with experience working with volunteers and/or staff engagement.

    How to apply 

    If this sounds like you, apply today with:

  • Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the position description) 
  • Current Resume (no more than 3 pages) 

Applications close 27 January 2020

 

Get in touch 

If you have queries regarding this opportunity, please contact Amy Taylor, SE Coordinator, Social Support on (03) 9051 3000

About Uniting 

At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.  

Visit us: www.vt.uniting.org  

Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking. 

Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.  

 

 

 
  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration 
  • Full time, ongoing position
  • Footscray location

    About the opportunity  

    The Volunteer Engagement Officer will promote volunteering and Uniting’s volunteer opportunities within the community and coordinate volunteer engagement across programs managed by Aged and Carer Services and the broader Uniting Vic.Tas.  This will involve promotion and marketing, all aspects of volunteer recruitment, delivery of program induction and successful connection of volunteers.  This role will work closely with the customer service, volunteer management and service delivery teams to facilitate and enhance the consumer-volunteer journey.   This role will ensure that volunteers are aware of the importance of the principles of wellness and reablement, consumer choice and consumer directed care when working with isolated people to engage in social activities and remain living independently within their community.

    Position description

    About you  

    To be successful in this role, you will have a relevant tertiary qualification in Social Work, Welfare, Community Services, Human Resources (or equivalent), along with experience working with volunteers and/or staff engagement.

    How to apply 

    If this sounds like you, apply today with:

  • Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the position description) 
  • Current Resume (no more than 3 pages) 

Applications close 27 January 2020

 

Get in touch 

If you have queries regarding this opportunity, please contact Amy Taylor, SE Coordinator, Social Support on (03) 9051 3000

About Uniting 

At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.  

Visit us: www.vt.uniting.org  

Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking. 

Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.  

 

 

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