Highdown Gardens Engagement and Volunteering Officer (Temporary post for 18 months)
Salary: Starting from £12,683 to £13,729 p.a.
Grade: Grade 3
Hours: 24 hours per week over 3 days
Place of work: Highdown Gardens
Closing date: 10th Febraury 2020
Interviews: 20th Febraury 2020
Highdown Gardens is seeking an Engagement and Volunteering Officer as part of the National Lottery Heritage Fund project to proactively implement a defined programme of activities and volunteering initiatives. You will need to have experience of delivering a programme of activity to engage visitors by motivating, enthusing and coordinating the work of volunteers and community groups.
Having great organisational and interpersonal skills, you will be able to demonstrate professionalism, competency and confidence in your communication skills. An understanding of good practice in community engagement work is essential.
Flexibility in working days and hours is necessary, and occasional weekend working is envisaged.