Volunteer Events Coordinator

Location
Flexible location
Salary
Unpaid Opportunity
Posted
02 Jan 2018
Closes
02 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Voluntary, Unpaid
Hours
Flexible

Volunteering opportunity at Brain Tumour Support

Are you looking for a new challenge this year and would you like to gain some experience in coordinating events?

Brain Tumour Support is a charity dedicated to giving specialist help and support to families facing the often life changing impact of a brain tumour diagnosis. Funded solely through private donations and fundraising events the charity provides a lifeline for patients, as well as their loved ones and carers.

Responsibilities

  • We are currently looking for a volunteer to work with the Support Team to coordinate and organise several support events in 2018.
  • This is an exciting opportunity for you to get involved with a growing organisation and gain valuable experience in event coordination and working with a charity.
  • What’s more, the work that you do will enable more individuals to hear about the services that we offer, helping them to access support as appropriate.   

About You

  • Familiarity with Microsoft programmes and email accounts
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise and manage a workload
  • Ability to work effectively with others as part of a team
  • Highly organised
  • Events management experience desirable but not essential

Benefits

  • Valuable experience in event coordination and working with a charity
  • Flexible volunteering hours and the opportunity to work from home.
  • Reimbursement of agreed expenses
  • Access to in-house training sessions as well as opportunities to attend relevant training courses run by Macmillan
  • Support within your role