Volunteer and Community Liaison Officer
Location: The Avon Centre, Bristol
Salary: £23,000 pro rata
Hours:  30 hours p/w 
Contract: Fixed-term 1 Year

  • Are you an enthusiastic people person with a passion for promoting diversity and inclusion?
  • Do you have experience of managing volunteers and delivering training and support?

Here at The Avon Centre we are passionate about the potential of nature and horses to promote improved mental, physical and emotional health.

About you:

You will be a volunteer champion and maintain an inclusive and welcoming environment for volunteers. You’ll be pivotal in setting out a volunteer strategy, helping to attract a diverse range of volunteers, on-board and welcome people to the Charity, and provide ongoing support and engagement whilst volunteers are actively involved with the Centre. You will be able to support people with additional needs and have excellent communication and organisation skills. Experience with horses is not necessary, but a shared passion for our vision, along with a positive, can-do attitude will be important.

The Avon Centre is an equine and nature-based activities centre in Henbury, Bristol. We rely on a dedicated team of volunteers to help keep our busy site running and have volunteering opportunities supporting our community with: Riding for the Disabled (RDA) and Equine Assisted Activities (EAA), the daily care involved in looking after our herd of horses, opportunities help maintain our 100 acre estate as well as support with admin and café roles.

More information on the job can be found here: https://www.theavoncentre.org.uk/volunteer-community-liaison-officer-jd

To apply: For more information on the role and how to apply please contact: Claire.E@theavoncentre.org.uk