Branch Box Collection Secretary - Porthleven and District Branch

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Organisation
RNLI
Reference
V14299
Industry
Location
Porthleven, Cornwall
Salary
Voluntary
Contract Type
Expiry Date
03/09/2022 08:14:00

The RNLI has a network of local fundraising teams organising a wide range of activities and events which last year raised £14 million to save lives at sea. Each team is supported by a Community Manager, although the range and frequency of fundraising events is determined by the team members themselves. 

We are currently looking for a Branch Box Collection Secretary to join the Porthleven and District Branch. 

The impact you will make 

You will enable volunteer RNLI lifeboat crews to save lives at sea by raising income coordinating the distributing and collection of collection boxes. 

What you will be doing 

  • Seeking new locations for collection boxes.
  • Coordinate the distribution and collection of boxes.
  • Recording and banking of income, completion of financial records
  • Encouraging and welcoming new members and supporters into the RNLI, driving our One Crew ethos

Find out more about becoming a fundraising and events volunteer 

What you need for this role 

  • Numeracy skills
  • Basic IT skills – word/excel/email
  • Confident handling cash
  • Good interpersonal and teamworking skills

What’s in it for you 

  • Join an inclusive and diverse organisation
  • Have fun, meet new people and join a motivated and enthusiastic team who are making a difference
  • Learn skills and gain experience to enhance your CV
  • Gain the satisfaction of giving back
  • Training to fulfil your volunteer role will be provided and reasonable out of pocket expenses reimbursed

Safeguarding

The RNLI is committed to safeguarding; ensuring the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk.  We expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment and have a zero tolerance approach to proven incidents of bullying, abuse, harassment  or exploitation.  The suitability of all prospective employees and volunteers will be assessed during the recruitment process in line with this commitment. This will include relevant criminal record checks being carried out dependent on the eligibility of the role. (England & Wales; DBS check, Scotland; Disclosure Scotland PVG, Northern Ireland; Access NI, Republic of Ireland; Garda Vetting; International, International Child Protection Certificate process).

Diversity at the RNLI

Our staff and volunteers have been saving lives at sea without prejudice for nearly 200 years. We respect and value diversity of background, skills and perspectives within our teams, and consider it essential to help us deliver a world-class lifesaving service. We are an inclusive organisation and welcome applications from everyone. In addition to having the skills needed for the role, we also look for applicants who share our commitment to living our RNLI values (trustworthy, courageous, selfless, and dependable), and helping us work towards Our Vision: To save every one.

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