Kirklees Council Jobs 2023 – Volunteer Coordinator

Website Kirklees Council




18.5 hrs per week

Number of Jobs



Based in Huddersfield and Dewsbury

Position type


Length of contract

Fixed term contract until September 2024


SCALE 6: SCP18 – 22 (£24,982 to £27,041 per annum – pro-rata)

Kirklees Council are advertising this role on behalf of WomenCentre.


As a large women’s centre we support around 2,000 women and girls in Calderdale and Kirklees, aged from their early teens into their 80s. We offer a women-centred, integrated ‘one-stop shop’ service which recognises the links between the different problems and challenges women face in their lives, within a safe, involving and empowering space.

Many of the women and girls accessing our services have experienced trauma and are at points of crisis in their lives.

Outline of purpose of the post

Many teams are supported by volunteers in this work and we are seeking to a volunteer for Kirklees. These will be new posts and will contribute to the positive experience of existing volunteers and will add value to the different ways that women and girls are supported by teams across the organisation by recruiting, inducting, supporting and developing new volunteers.

Personal and job related skills include: A good understanding and appreciation of the volunteering role, an understanding of confidentiality and an awareness of the needs of women and the approach taken by WomenCentre.

We are an organisation that promotes safeguarding practice across all our service delivery, staff and volunteer recruitment.

Closing Date: 9am 21st October 2023.

Interviews will be held in Huddersfield on: 2nd November 2023.

For an informal discussion please contact Sobiya on 07714 489445

Application packs are available on our website.

Completed applications to be e-mailed directly to: [email protected]

These posts are open to women only – Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1 applies.

Company number: 06084795

Charity number: 1118366

Closing date

21 October 2023, 9:00 AM

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