Volunteer Placement officer

Employment terms: Fixed-Term contract for 1 year (with ambition to extend if possible). Ideal start date March 2022.

Salary and Pensions: Starting at £20,092. Automatic enrolment into our pension scheme and the WCIA will match your contribution up to a maximum of 5% of your gross salary (minimum 4%)

Base: WCIA, Temple of Peace, Cardiff

Hours: 5 days per week –flexible and remote working available

This is an exciting opportunity to join the dynamic WCIA team and to support local and international volunteers to have successful placements in Wales, in Europe and worldwide.

The Volunteer Placement Officer will support WCIA’s local and international volunteers on their life changing journeys and ensure all placements are accurately documented, administered and completed. They will be involved in training events and will build strong relationships with our international network of volunteering organisations.  

The Volunteer Placement Officer will be a highly organised individual with excellent attention to detail and a welcoming and friendly approach. They will be the first and regular point of contact for all our volunteers. They will be confident on Cloud-based and Microsoft IT systems, including Salesforce and have due regard for Data Protection.

All applicants must complete the official WCIA Application for Employment form and the Equal Opportunities form. Please note, these are separated from your application form upon receipt and not shared with the shortlisting or interview panel.

Please submit your application by email to centre@wcia.org.uk. The deadline for receipt of applications is 5pm on Monday 14 February 2022. We will send an email acknowledgement to all applicants.