Volunteer Development Director Opportunity

GROWING POINTS is looking for a new Volunteer Development Director who will source more sustainable and support for our successful charity – we are very small but perfectly formed.


Registered with the Charity Commission we operate mainly but not exclusively in the North of England and run a number of programmes to improve the social mobility of people from excluded communities to achieve their ambitions; a significant number of our customers are refugees. We take referrals from partner organisations and match customers with our volunteers – we call them Guardians – who share their professional networks and know- how to get customers into education or work – it is often not what you know but who you know…..


If you are newly retired and want to “give something back” or you are looking for a flexible part time job – working from home – then this is for you!


You would be working two days as part of the Senior Management Team and the role includes:


  • Identifying national and local opportunities for funding our organisation from a variety of sources
  • Bid writing
  • Raising our profile nationally and locally through the effective use of social media


The full job description is here:
As a word document
As a pdf


We are offering an honorarium of up to £10k per annum (including expenses) for a minimum of two years.


Applications should be made by CV with a supporting letter to the Chair dickstockford@growingpoints.co.uk.

For more information contact the Director tesfalem@growingpoints.co.uk