The Braveheart Association is currently seeking to recruit a Volunteer Co-ordinator with the relevant experience and skills to ensure the organisation continues to develop and provide high quality volunteering opportunities which can be sustained long term.
The Braveheart Association is a SCIO (Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation) governed by a Board of Trustees. The staff team are normally based in locations within Forth Valley area with the main office in Falkirk Community Hospital, however, much work is currently being delivered from home. Braveheart aims to promote health and wellbeing by providing a framework of active support and encouragement for adults with long term conditions (such as Coronary Heart Disease and Type 2 Diabetes) and for those at risk of developing chronic health conditions. Services include healthy living sessions, self-management groups, a foot care service and a walking programme all delivered in partnership with trained local volunteers.
Braveheart’s objectives are:
- To improve health, particularly in older adults
- To encourage people to take responsibility for sustaining and improving their own health
- To reduce inequalities in health
- To promote healthy living in the community
Braveheart is seeking a Volunteer Co-ordinator with a volunteer management background and experience of volunteer recruitment, training and development.
Working closely with the Braveheart staff team and volunteers, the Co-ordinator will design and implement a variety of volunteer development initiatives, recruitment and development plans.
The role is 14 hours per week which can be worked flexibly. Please refer to the Job Description here for more details on the role.
If you are interested, please complete the application form, and email to the Braveheart General Manager at: firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm on Monday 14th February 2022. Following the closing date, shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 1st March 2022.
If you would like more information on the role please contact the General Manager at the above email address or on 075222 47676.
The following link will give a profile of Braveheart: www.braveheart.uk.net