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Volunteer Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £17,071 – £20,758
  • Glasgow based
  • Closing 8th September 2019

  • Advertised from 15th August 2019
  • 6-month fixed contract ending March 2020 (potentially leading to permanent position). + 5% employer pension contribution (with 5% employee contribution)


Venture Scotland offers an outdoor-based personal development programme which empowers vulnerable young people aged 16-30, who face complex and difficult challenges in their lives and want help to change.

We build the confidence, resilience and skills of young people and work with them to make lasting changes to their lives and play a positive role in their communities focusing on their physical, mental and emotional wellbeing.

We are seeking a volunteer co-ordinator to help recruit, train, organise and support new and existing volunteers to help them support the delivery of our outdoor-based personal development programme.

The job will also include building a network of referrers, meeting and presenting our programme to young people interested in joining our course and other administrative duties.

Want to work in a supportive small team of people who really care about the young people we are helping? Do you want to work in an organisation who listen, value everyone views and care about the health and wellbeing of their staff? Do you understand the transformative effect of the outdoors? Are you passionate about #ChangingYoungLives?

Application notes

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Applications closing date 8th September 2019