Volunteer Services Recruitment Coordinator
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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We are looking for someone to join our team to take the lead on managing the recruitment and initial induction of new volunteers.
This rewarding role will suit someone who understands volunteering, and who has first class communication and relationship building skills to promote the service and bring on board new volunteers. You will be well organised, like multitasking and working within clear process and systems, with the ability to adapt and improve them where necessary. You are an excellent problem solver, able to deal with multiple deadlines and enjoy working with people of all levels and backgrounds.
Prior experience of working with volunteers is essential and you will need to demonstrate this in your application in order to be longlisted.
Main duties of the job
Working as part of the UCLH Volunteer Services Team, which together is responsible for the development and support of volunteering across all of UCLH, you will manage our recruitment, helping bring in 250-350 new volunteers a year.
You will manage our apprentice and oversee all recruitment in the team. You will also have responsibility for the UCH Shopping service that supports 20-40 in-patients a day with essentials shopping.
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH) is one of the most complex NHS trusts in the UK, serving a large and diverse population. We provide academically led acute and specialist services, to people from the local area, from throughout the United Kingdom and overseas. Our vision is to deliver top-quality patient care, excellent education, and world-class research.
We provide first-class acute and specialist services across eight sites:
- University College Hospital (incorporating the Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Wing)
- National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
- Royal National ENT and Eastman Dental Hospitals
- University College Hospital Grafton Way Building
- Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine
- University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre
- The Hospital for Tropical Diseases
- University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street
We are dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of many complex illnesses. UCLH specialises in women's health and the treatment of cancer, infection, neurological, gastrointestinal and oral disease. It has world class support services including critical care, imaging, nuclear medicine and pathology.
At UCLH, we have a real 'One Team' ethos, and our values - safety, kindness, teamwork and improving, are central to the way we work. This is supported by our staff, who voted us as the #1 NHS Acute Trust to work for in the whole of England.
For more information regarding the main responsibilities of the role, please refer to the attached Job Description.
We are committed to sustainability and have pledged to become a carbon net zero health service, embedding sustainable practice throughout UCLH. We have set an ambitious target of net zero for our direct emissions by 2031 and indirect emissions by 2040.
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