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Project & Volunteer Co-ordinator

1st Place Children's Centre
12 Chumleigh Street SE1 2DL

Posted: 02/09/2019

Deadline: 22/09/2019

Compensation: £27,000

Paid Part-time Fixed term / contract

Job description

Could you help to give children the healthiest possible start in life?

1st Place is seeking an enthusiastic and proactive Rose Voucher Project & Volunteer Co-ordinator to lead on the expansion of a scheme that enables low-income families with young children to access fresh fruit and vegetables.

Building on the success of the Rose Vouchers for Fruit & Veg Project over the last year, we are aiming to extend the scheme to reach a 1,000 families by 2021. With a focus on three ward areas in Southwark, the Rose Voucher Project & Volunteer Co-ordinator will be responsible for promoting the scheme to new families, growing a team of volunteers and forging new partnerships.

We are looking for someone with experience of managing a team of volunteers, providing support, motivation and encouragement. You will have excellent communication and organisational skills, work well as part of the 1st Place Family Services team, and have solid experience of outreach within the community.

Shortlsiting Date: 22/9/19

Interview Date: 30/9/19



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About 1st Place Children's Centre

1st Place is a charity devoted to improving the opportunities for children and families in its community the London borough Southwark. Our aim is to give local parents and children the greatest possible chances in life. The Children and Parent’s centre was created to serve the needs of every local parent and child under five. We provide everything from ESOL courses, benefits advice, outstanding nursery education and free family activities to parents.