Community Matters (Yorkshire)

Vacancy – Volunteer Co-ordinator

Vacancy – Volunteer Co-ordinator

21hours a week   £25,440 Pro rata

Funded until November  2019

Wellbeing Champions is an innovative project to harness community volunteers to support the health and wellbeing of the communities centres in the Crossgates and Whinmoor part of Leeds.

Community Matters (Yorkshire) are looking for someone exceptional to develop and deliver this exciting development.


About The Role

The post holder will:

  • Recruit and manage the volunteer Wellbeing Champions.
  • Support the Project Manager with the volunteer training.
  • Identify additional community opportunities for the Wellbeing Champions to deliver health messages into their communities.
  • Support the Wellbeing Champions in running health-related sessions such as smoking cessation, nutrition, diet, healthy cooking, exercise and active lifestyles.

About You

Experience requirements of the role include:

  • Good IT skills.
  • Good team work and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of organising activities for Community Wellbeing.
  • Knowledge of training delivery.
  • Experience of recruiting and managing volunteers

If you would like to discuss this further please contact or ring 0113 4504866.

To apply please download the Job Description and Person Spec from:

And the application form from:


Or contact: Community Matters (Yorkshire) recruitment, Clayton Works Business Centre, Midland Road, Leeds, LS10 2RJ


Closing 7th July 2017

“Funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund”