FareShare Regional Centre Volunteer Coordinator (CFINE)

Reporting to:             CFINE Development Work Manager
Location:                    CFINE premises, 2-4 Poynernook Road, Aberdeen. AB11 5RW
Hours:                         36.25/ week
Salary:                         Up to £22,620 depending on experience and qualifications
Duration:                    To 31/3/20 (but intention to maintain post subject to finance)
Responsible for:         For a large body of volunteers

About CFINE (www.cfine.org)

CFINE improves health and well-being and the environment, increases employability and creates employment for and with disadvantaged, low income, vulnerable individuals, families and communities in NE Scotland. CFINE provides a range of support, services and activities which are described in our ‘Summary’ and within which, FareShare and the recruitment, training and support of volunteers are 2 of 3, the other being supporting ‘Community Food Outlets’, of our core activities.

About FareShare (FareShare UK’s website: www.fareshare.org.uk)

FareShare now operates 21 Regional Centres around the UK, one being FareShare Grampian operated by CFINE. This enables FareShare to be a UK-wide organisation yet also think and behave with local concerns at the heart of our actions. We support 9,653 local charities and groups – our Community Food Members. Over the past year 16,992 tonnes of food were redistributed by FareShare Regional Centres nationwide, feeding 772,000 people every week. FareShare Grampian distributed >400 tonnes. FareShare Grampian supports charities and others in turn supporting vulnerable, disadvantaged people across Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray. Across the UK, FareShare saves UK charities and community groups more than £28 million each year.

Interested? For a job description and how to apply, contact info@cfine.org.

Closing date for applications: 5pm Friday 17/8/18