Volunteer with the Community and Events team

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8-16 hours per week, minimum 3 months then ongoing
Hybrid – some office and locational work
Closing date:
Midnight, Sunday 11th December
WaterAid/ Brendan Foster

The role

Join WaterAid as a Community and Events Volunteer to work in one of the UK’s Best Workplaces™ acknowledged by 2018’s Great Places to Work®.

Want to use your skills in fundraising, events and relationship management to play a vital role in making clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene normal for everyone everywhere?

This is a supporter facing role and will suit someone who wants to gain experience of stewardship and supporter experience, community and events fundraising, dealing with multiple supporters daily, has strong written and verbal communication skills and administrative skills.

To be successful, you’ll need to have:

• Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to inspire supporters and communicate the difference their support makes

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with excellent telephone manner

• Excellent administration skills, with a close attention to detail

• Endless enthusiasm, energy and a positive approach to their work

See the role description for full details of the role.

Please note: If you are from a country outside of the UK, you'll need to check whether your visa allows you to volunteer. We advise that you contact the UK Borders and Immigration Agency to find out. WaterAid is not able to sponsor volunteer visas.

How to apply

To be considered, please email your CV with a cover letter (both no longer than 1 page long) explaining why you think you’re suitable for this role and how many hours you can volunteer per week to [email protected] and [email protected]

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the application deadline, which means that we may conduct interviews before then, so please apply at your earliest convenience.

Closing date: Sunday 11th December (midnight)