Programme Manager Vacancy

We are looking for someone with significant leadership and management skills and experience, ideally within the voluntary sector. You will be responsible for all programmes within the charity ensuring continued success with growth embedded throughout the charity. You will understand project management, delivery and line management duties. You will form part of the Senior Leadership …

Social Prescribing Link Worker Vacancy

Voluntary Action South West Surrey is recruiting Social Prescribing Link Workers Social Prescribing involves helping people who have been referred or “prescribed” by their GP, Adult Social Care or other health professional to social, recreational and non-medical support within the community to help them to improve their health and well-being. We require additional Link Workers …

COVID-19 Vaccination Volunteers: The story of five volunteers

Article written by Maryam Nassor, a student volunteer at Voluntary Action South West Surrey. Over 800 volunteers went out into the community, rain or shine, to facilitate the vaccine roll-out. Among them was Warren Tebbit, who worked a remarkable 87 shifts as a volunteer for Pro Care during Covid-19 (and he still plans to do …

Voluntary Action South West Surrey’s own heroes recognised in Mayor of Guildford’s awards

There was a significant rise in the number of people receiving the Mayor of Guildford’s awards for their service in their communities this year. Among some of the recipients were Voluntary Action’s own volunteers and our former chief officer. Carol Dunnett has recently retired as Chief Officer of Voluntary Action South West Surrey. She received …