Sligo Volunteer Centre: Volunteer Development Officer & Administrative Support Officer                                                    

Positions: Volunteer Development Officer & Administrative Support Officer         

Office Base: Sligo Town                                                                           

Report to: Centre Manager

About Sligo Volunteer Centre                                                                                                               

Sligo Volunteer Centre is a service that, matches individuals who would like to volunteer with volunteer involving organisations. We provide a range of services including information, consultation, volunteer leadership training and a Garda Vetting Service. Sligo Volunteer Centre is a non-profit organisation and registered charity funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development and part of a network of twenty-nine volunteer centres and a member of Volunteer Ireland.                                                                       

Overall Purpose and Role Descriptions                                                              

Sligo Volunteer Centre are recruiting for two positions.

  1. Volunteer Development Officer – The purpose of this role is to promote volunteering to potential volunteers in County Sligo, assist them to get started volunteering while simultaneously supporting Volunteer Involving Organisations offering them support, training and guidance to maximize the involvement of volunteers in their services.
  2. Administrative Support Officer– The purpose of this role is support the small staff team in the administrative functions of the Centre and act as front of house in the centre.

We are looking for candidates with a broad based skillset who are flexible and focused. Please see the Recruitment Packs per role attached below for details of the particular responsibilities in each role.

How to Apply

Complete the relevant application form for the position and return to by close of business Monday 1st November.

Only those who complete the application form will be considered for the position. Shortlisting will apply.

Recruitment Schedule:

Closing date for applications: 5pm, Monday 1st November 202

Interviews for Volunteer Development Officer post: Tuesday 16th November

Interviews for Administrative Officer Post: Week Commencing Monday 22nd November. Day TBC.

Recruitment Pack Volunteer Development Officer:

Volunteer Development Officer JD Sligo

Application form- VDO Nov 2021

Recruitment Pack Administrative Support Officer

Administrative Support Officer JD Sligo

Application form- ASO Nov 2021