People Team Volunteer

Position title: People team volunteer

Position type: Flexible – ideally 2 or 3 days a week for up to 3 months

Location: Vauxhall, London SE11 5JD (between Vauxhall and Oval tube)

Deadline: Monday 26 March 2018

To apply: Please send your CV and a cover email of 2-4 paragraphs to [email protected]

Your lunch (up to £7 per day) and travel expenses within Greater London will be paid for.


This position would suit someone studying for a CIPD qualification, or who has an interest in working in HR. It is an ideal opportunity for someone to develop their skills and gain experience of working in a busy HR department and have exposure to a number of projects.

We are looking for someone with excellent IT skills (particularly Office 365 applications - Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and ability to pick up new systems. In addition, they would need to be able to research, analyse and collate information in a presentable format, and proactively problem-solve, independently and through collaboration with others. A passion for WaterAid and its working values (Respect, Collaboration, Accountability, Innovation, Courage, Integrity) will also be important.

You will be volunteering with the UK people team, working closely with several members of the team to gain an understanding of their work and make a positive contribution to their ongoing projects.

Tasks are likely to include:

• Supporting the organisation to continue its work as a Disability confident employer

• Support on specific recruitment related HR projects

• Support the team with ad hoc tasks as they implement a new HRIS system

To apply

Please email [email protected] with your CV along with 2-4 paragraphs explaining your motivations and suitability for this role, as well as relevant experience and achievements.