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Corporate and Volunteer Lead (Paid Position)

Job title: Corporate and Volunteer Lead

Reporting to: Melissa Roche, Head of Fundraising, Volunteering
and Communications

Contract: Permanent

Location: 48 – 52 Allcock Street, Birmingham, B9 4DY

Hours: 35 hours

Starting salary: £26,587 pro rata

Date last updated: May 2024

Overall purpose of job:

To lead the volunteer team and maximize the potential of volunteering to support people experiencing, at risk of, or recovering from homelessness. The post holder will lead on the recruitment, retention and training of outstanding volunteers, working closely with the Head of Fundraising, Volunteering and Communications. They will organise volunteer recognition events, feedback and celebration opportunities and ensure that volunteers have the opportunity to be included in all staff events such as meetings, away days and training sessions.

The Corporate and Volunteer Lead will also hold responsibility for further developing our successful corporate volunteering programme, facilitating teams to undertake volunteering. They will also work in collaboration with the Fundraising team to establish a homelessness training/education element as part of an enhanced corporate social responsibility experience.

Benefits: Progressive career development opportunities, 28 days holiday entitlement (pro rata), increasing to 31 based on length of service, time off in lieu for Bank Holidays worked, access to an ethical pension scheme, invitation to join the Employee Voice group, Wellbeing Wednesdays, central Digbeth location.

Further details, including full list of key tasks and working conditions, are available in the job description below.

To apply please download and complete the application form below. Completed applications forms should be emailed to

Deadline: This post will be closed as soon as we find an outstanding candidate.

If you have not received a response within a week of the closing date, your application has been unsuccessful. Unfortunately, due to the number of applicants, we are unable to respond to unsuccessful candidates on this occasion. 

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