Job Vacancy – Volunteer Development Officer

About this job

Job TitleVolunteer Development Officer
Reporting toGregor Cree – Project Coordinator
Salary£19,110 (Pro rata)
Hours of work14 per week (Part-time)
LocationGlasgow Southside (mainly Govanhill and surrounding areas)


Active Life Club (ALC) is recruiting for a passionate and enthusiastic Volunteer Development Officer to join our team. The role will have overall responsibility for the recruitment, management and development of volunteers who help to deliver our services.

Active Life Club (ALC) has been enriching communities since 1999. We are a multi-award-winning charity which has been offering opportunities to improve physical and mental wellbeing through sports and outdoor programmes for over 2 decades. This position is well suited to an individual looking to advance their career within the third sector and gain experience developing volunteers from disadvantaged groups. The position is funded for 3 years through to March 2024 by the Volunteering Support Fund 2021-2024.


Based within a small organisation managed by volunteers, you will be responsible for the recruitment of volunteers who experience disadvantage or would traditionally experience barriers to volunteering. As a result, you will help to:

  • Increase diversity in the third sector’s volunteer pool
  • Improve our capacity to provide opportunities for skills and personal development through volunteering
  • Enhance services we deliver to better meet the needs of the communities we serve

Responsibilities & Requirements

Please refer to the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

How to Apply

Please complete the application form in the link below and return to by 4th January 2022.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview by 11th January. Interviews will take place on 14th January 2022.

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