Volunteer & Project Officer
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to join a small but dynamic team to support and manage our National Award-Winning Volunteer Programme, and to deliver a variety of outreach, engagement and research-based events and projects.
The Volunteer & Project Officer will be responsible for the day-to-day management of Healthwatch Essex (HWE) volunteers, and for working with the HWE team to deliver a varied portfolio of project work; to ensure that the influence of HWE is maximised through the delivery of high-quality and well-organized events and activities that will capture and articulate the voice and lived experience of the people of Essex. These projects will form a key part of the evidence base that will be used by Healthwatch Essex to shape and influence the commissioning and delivery of local health, social care and public health services.
The post holder will be highly organised, and an engaging and effective communicator, with good written and verbal skills. You will be capable of building effective relationships with individuals and organisations, including volunteers, and will be comfortable and highly capable in planning, coordinating and delivering different projects and events.