Volunteer Co-ordinator

Website Gomde UK

Buddhist Centre

Salary and Contract

£7,488 (pro rata £14,460), 18 hours per week

Temporary Contract for 12 months (with possible extension)


Gomde UK, is a centre for the study and practice of Tibetan Buddhism and for the development of environmental Buddhism. You don’t need to be a practicing Buddhist to join our thriving community, but you must be committed to making the community a success based on our Buddhist principles and values.

We are seeking an inspiring part-time Volunteer Co-ordinator  to manage and expand our existing pool of volunteers, to establish and develop local networks.

You’ll be responsible for supporting managers in assessing and managing the contributions of volunteers, working with paid staff and volunteers to maximise the potential for volunteering at our centre. You will identify needs for volunteers at Gomde UK, lead in developing a volunteer recruitment plan and selection process and train others in the organisation to support and induct volunteers. Communicating the vision of the organisation and the part our volunteers play, you will establish links with local and national networks and support the work of our fundraising team.

The successful candidate will have experience of recruiting, supporting and managing volunteers and working harmoniously as part of a team.

To apply:

Please contact helen@gomde.uk to receive our Application Pack, Job description and Person Specification, Equal Opportunities  and Application Form.

Completed applications should be returned to helen@gomde.uk with the title of the post in the subject field by 5pm on Friday 2nd February 2018.Interviews will be held over the weekend of 10-11th  February 2018.

Applications are welcome from all who believe they fit the essential requirements of the job. We encourage applications form groups under-represented at Gomde UK.

Rangjung Yeshe UK registered charity number 1132050.   

To apply for this job email your details to helen@gomde.uk