Casual 12 hours per week
Retail employee Level 6 | Salary $25.93 per hour
Recruitment No: 003
Flame Tree Community Food Cooperative operates with the assistance of sixty volunteers.
The purpose of this position is to maintain and build the capacity of the volunteer base that is responsible for the running of our community food cooperative. You will work in close liaison with the Board of Directors and key Co-op Coordinators (Events, Shop, and Communications) to develop strategies and processes to provide ongoing support to the volunteers who participate in the activities of Flame Tree Community Food Coop.
The position will have responsibility for:
*Attracting new volunteers to become involved
*Identify training and knowledge required for volunteering
*Induction and training processes for volunteers
*Communication, liaison, feedback and support mechanisms for volunteers
*Develop and implement strategies for retention of volunteers
*Identify links to volunteer skills that may assist in leading to employment (where volunteers require this)
* Develop activities to recognise and celebrate volunteers
● Demonstrated experience in volunteer management including recruitment, training and on-the-job support.
● Strong ability to communicate with and support people with diverse capabilities and needs.
● Ability to work proactively and be self motivated, both independently and in a team environment
Applications should be in writing, explaining clearly how you meet the selection criteria.
Envelopes should be marked “JOB APPLICATION PRIVATE AND CONFIDENTIAL” and addressed to:
Flame Tree Community Food Coop
PO Box 178
or email email@example.com
For further information please contact Luke Murphy on 0433 291 486 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close Monday 4th August 2014