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Volunteer Coordinator

Listed by Bucks Students' Union


Grade C £19,623 (progressing to £21,686) | Full-time | Permanent


If you have the energy and enthusiasm to assist us in achieving our goal of making life better for our students, then we have the ideal opportunity for you to join our Student Activities team.

The ideal candidate for this role will have experience of working in the voluntary sector and an awareness of issues surrounding volunteering. They will have the ability to manage short, medium and long term projects and will lead our work on sustainability.

The post holder will need to form strong, enduring partnerships with local volunteering organisations in order to establish a broad range of placement opportunities for our members. Our strategic ambition to establish an accredited volunteering programme at the University, embedded in the curriculum, will be a key responsibility of this role.

For the right candidate, and subject to the completion of a development programme and certain targets, there is the potential to progress into a more senior role within 18 months.

Bucks Students’ Union is a democratic, student-led organisation whose mission is to make life better for students at Bucks. We are committed to improving the student experience and actively seek to bring positive change to student life.

We welcome applications from individuals regardless of their race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, age, gender or disability and believe that positive and vibrant people shape our organisation.

The role attracts a generous holiday entitlement, excellent opportunities for professional and personal development as well as flexible working, free refreshments and social events, pension, extensive wellbeing support and the opportunity to work in a fun and dynamic environment.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 12th June 2022

Interview date: W/c 20th June 2022

Start date: This is negotiable so, in addition to those already on their career paths, we would welcome applications from current students with relevant experience.


Please use the following links to view the full applicant pack including person specification

Activities Coordinator (Volunteering and Charitable Fundraising)


To apply, complete an application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and send them to

For more information, contact Sarah Jackson by emailing or calling 01494 601 600.