Project Coordinator – Voluntary Action South West Surrey

We are looking for someone to coordinate the development of a new project – ‘Community Point’.

Community Point will be a hub based in Guildford Town Centre where people can drop in and find out about community activites and services which will support their wellbeing. The purpose of the hub is to help prevent loneliness and isolation by making it easy for people to link in with existing activities. The post holder will be responsible for recruiting volunteers who will act as advisors and buddies, establishing the new service, developing outreach, setting up systems to monitor the project and assisting with promoting the service.

Experience of working with volunteers in a supervisory role, an understanding of the effects of loneliness on wellbeing plus the ability to plan and work independently will be important for this role.

The salary is £20,000 per annum for a 28 hour week. The roles are based in central Guildford.

For an application form and full job description email c.dunnett@vasws.org.uk

Closing day is 24th January 2019.