Harrogate Homeless Project

Volunteer Coordinator

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  • £23,000 per year / 24 hours per week
  • Part Time

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Harrogate Homeless Project is seeking to recruit a Volunteer Coordinator to join the Fundraising and Marketing team.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the growth and development of Volunteering within the organisation. Working with the Fundraising and Marketing Manager, the position will look to develop opportunities for increasing income across fundraising and recruiting volunteers for all areas of HHP activities.

The post holder will be responsible for the recruitment, induction and training of all new volunteers to HHP, and providing ongoing support to staff on volunteer processes.

You will have a positive approach to volunteers and have an empathetic and friendly nature. If you enjoy working with volunteers and have a passion for making a difference to homelessness in Harrogate, then we would love to hear from you.


This is a part time post consisting of 24 hours a week. These hours will normally be worked between 9.00am – 5.00pm however some flexibility is required to vary working hours to cater to the needs of the volunteers.  The salary for the post is £23,000 per annum pro rata.  The post is based in Springboard Day Centre, Harrogate.

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Sunday 19th May 2024, however we will shortlist applications on receipt and may arrange interviews for suitable candidates prior to the closing date. If you wish to apply for this post please forward a CV along with a supporting statement, showing how your experience fits with the job description and person specification. We prefer applications to be sent by email, to nicola@hhphostel.org.uk. If you are unable to email your application, please post it to Nicola Ridgway, Fundraising and Marketing Manager, Harrogate Homeless Project, Springboard, Lower Hall, Wesley Centre, Oxford Street, Harrogate HG1 1PP.

Job Description/Person Specification


If you would like an informal discussion about the role, please contact Nicola Ridgway, Fundraising and Marketing Manager on 07387 987535 or via email, to nicola@hhphostel.org to organise a convenient time to speak.


About Us:

Harrogate Homeless Project provides people experiencing homelessness with a safe place to stay and the support they need to build confidence and move towards independent living.

We offer a generous annual leave entitlement of 33 days (includes 8 public holidays) based on a full-time role at 37.5 hour week, an employer pension contribution of 3%, plus a Health Plan currently provided by Simply Health.


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7 Bower Street,

Lower Hall
Wesley Centre,
Oxford Street,