Job Opportunity

9th July 2021

Foodbank Volunteer Co-ordinator Required

12 hrs per week, worked flexibly across Monday-Friday

 General hours would ideally be 10am to 2pm 

£9.60 per hour, minimum 12 months contract


The Trustees of Middlesbrough Foodbank are looking to appoint a volunteer co-ordinator.

The job involves coordinating the recruitment, training and support of volunteers. Undertaking associated administrative tasks  and assisting the  foodbank manager and office/warehouse co-ordinator when required . Training will be provided.

The role would be based at the depot and would also involve visiting the distribution centres around the town.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a warm and welcoming manner
  • Be an encourager for the volunteers and also to be able help solve any difficulties
  • Have experience of working or volunteering in an organisation that deploys volunteers
  • Have an eye for detail – with good organisational and communication skills
  • Be computer literate and able to keep accurate updated records for the volunteers
  • Have the ability to work independently and as part of a team with other staff and volunteers.
  • Demonstrate empathy, honesty and integrity at all times when working with people facing disadvantage
  • Be passionate about addressing food poverty and be willing to work with a wide range of  local agencies and supporters.

Access to own transport would be required for the role.

Foodbank Volunteer Co-ordinator Required

Volunteer Coordinator Job Description

Volunteer Co-ordinator Application Form

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