Voluntary Action South West Surrey

Volunteer Adviser needed at our Guildford Office - Posted 08/03/22

Do you love to meet new people and would like to help to find the right volunteering opportunity for them?

If this sounds like you, you might enjoy volunteering for us at our Volunteer Centre in Castle Street, Guildford!

We are looking for a new volunteer to help members of the public with any queries about volunteering they may have.

As part of the role you will also be responsible for assisting a group of organisations with advertising their volunteering opportunities and helping them publish these to our volunteer recruitment website.

You will be required to sit at the front desks in the Volunteer Centre, greet members of the public who drop in, assist people, answer the phones, respond to email queries and get involved with the day-to-day activities of the Volunteer Centre.

This is the perfect volunteer role if you are looking to make a regular, weekly volunteering commitment and use your office and communication-based skills while learning and developing new skills in an environment with like-minded people and support from our staff team.

Our Volunteer Centre opening hours are 10am-3pm, Monday to Thursday.

Two Volunteer Advisers will cover the Centre each day, so you will be part of a team.

Full induction and training will be given.

Reasonable travel expenses with be paid.

Two references will be required before taking up the role. 

Please click on the "fill in an application" button and we will contact to arrange a chat to tell you more about the role.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Mission Statement

Supporting the voluntary and community sector across the Boroughs of Guildford and Waverley.

Voluntary Action South West Surrey (VASWS) is an independent charity set up to support, develop and promote voluntary and community involvement across the boroughs of Guildford and Waverley. 

VASWS offers an extensive range of free services to all voluntary groups in our area, so whether you are a very small group just starting out or an established charity we can help.

We also match people who want to volunteer with local organisations seeking volunteers through our Volunteer Centre in Guildford.