Volunteer Officer (South West) (Ref: SUS3193)

£24,938 per annum pro rata

22.5 hours per week

12 Month Fixed Term Contract with potential to extend

Base: Home working with travel to the Bristol Office as required

About the Role

We now have an excellent opportunity for you to join the movement and make a difference as one of our Volunteer officers!

Supporting the Volunteer Coordinator to deliver volunteer initiatives, you will create and implement a vibrant volunteering offer which includes celebrating the diversity of users on the National Cycle Network.

You will also ensure that we implement procedures and best practice in recruiting, motivating and supporting a diverse range of volunteers.

About You

We believe in collaboration so we are looking for somebody with excellent interpersonal skills and experience of talking to, motivating and engaging a range of audiences.

You will also have experience of working with volunteers, community groups and organisations.

In return we can offer you genuine flexibility around working patterns. We embrace values-driven and inclusive leadership and we listen and make time for innovation through our people-centred culture.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a team where you can make a big impact and where we value the contribution and expertise of everyone.

Equality, diversity and inclusion

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.

We actively encourage applications from people from all parts of the community, particularly where we are under-represented. Currently, this includes people who identify as having a disability, and those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups.


Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Tuesday 25 May 2021. Interviews will take place via MS Teams on Friday 4 and Monday 7 June 2021.

Should Sustrans receive an overwhelming number of applications for this vacancy, the decision may be taken to close it earlier than the advertised closing date, so please ensure your application is submitted as soon as possible.

To apply, please complete our online application form. More details of our vacancies can be found at www.sustrans.org.uk/job-vacancies