Volunteering Recognition Officer, Part time 21 hours per week

£26,905 pro rata
28 Jul 2021
14 Aug 2021

Salary: £26,905 pro rata

Contract type: Maternity cover until 31 January 2022

Hours: 21 hours per week

Location: Flexible

Having recently developed our volunteering strategy, RNIB’s friendly Volunteering team has an exciting opening for a Volunteering Recognition Officer. This maternity cover post provides an excellent development opportunity, supporting the delivery of our volunteering recognition plan.

Reporting to the Volunteering Insight and Support Manager and working with a team of volunteering specialists, you will be working with volunteers and staff to deliver key projects within the volunteering recognition plan. You will coordinate recognition activities such as our end of year celebration as well as key dates in the volunteering calendar.

You will have experience of planning and coordinating events for a range of stakeholders. You will have sound knowledge of project management principles and volunteering recognition approaches.

In exchange we offer a competitive salary, a stimulating and supportive working environment and a benefits package including:

  • 26 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays), which increase with service
  • Excellent pension schemes
  • RNIB Rewards - Our employee discounts platform gives you access to offers at over 800 in-store and online retailers
  • In-house training and development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements - Each new member of staff will be given a laptop to make working flexibly easy

For more information and to apply, please click the apply button.

Closing date: 14 August 2021.

We’re the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) and we’re here for everyone affected by sight loss. Working for us means working for one of the UK’s biggest charities, supporting almost two million people living with sight loss in the UK.

One of our core values is to be led by blind and partially sighted people and we involve our customers in recruitment. Please be advised that your anonymised application may be shared internally with those involved in the recruitment process.

RNIB is committed to being an Equal Opportunities organisation and we welcome applications from people with sight loss.