Community Volunteer Manager -Wiltshire
Who We Are
Safe Families is a Christian, community based charity that seeks to empower local volunteers, predominately from the church, to engage with those most at need. We exist to create relationship and connection, offering support, hope and belonging to improve the lives of those in our communities, because everyone deserves to belong.
Working hand-in-hand with Children’s Services and local authorities, we link children, young people and families with local volunteers who can offer help and support. Working with a large volunteer base Safe Families assists families in crisis by offering remote support, respite care to children and befriending to struggling parents and carers.
About the Role
The Community Volunteer Manager (CVM) is a key staff role with responsibility for building strong relationships with local churches to help establish Safe Families as a transformational tool they can use to serve their communities. Safe Families volunteers connect with and support vulnerable families and individuals, giving them hope and enabling them to thrive and develop supportive networks.
This post will be particularly focussed on widening and deepening our relationships with faith and community leaders in Wiltshire and the surrounding areas. You will build trusting partnerships which empower, equip, and encourage church leaders to further engage with vulnerable children and families in their communities.
Largely outward-facing, this role will require the enthusiasm and flexibility to be regularly meeting face-to-face with church and community leaders and volunteers.
You would be part of the wider South regional team which is a passionate and driven team, dedicated to empowering volunteers to make a real difference.
How to Apply
If you are interested in this role then we would love to hear from you!
For more information and to apply go to https://safefamilies.uk/vacancies/.