Cork Volunteer Centre: Placement Officer


Cork Volunteer Centre provides a service matching individuals who would like to volunteer, with non-profit organisations who involve volunteers in their activities.   Advice and support is offered to both volunteers and non-profit organisations through a range of services including information, consultation, volunteer management training and national vetting bureau administration. Cork Volunteer Centre is a non-profit organisation funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development.Cork Volunteer Centre is a member of Volunteer Ireland.

Role: Placement Officer is responsible for recruiting volunteers and matching them to opportunities; to support volunteers in their volunteering roles; to work with voluntary and community groups to ensure that there are a variety of identified roles available for volunteers to participate in; to support the Manager with the implementation of the Board’s Workplan.  

For more details please see attached role specification. 

Salary: €27,000 full-time (part-time pro-rata). Six month probationary period applies. (Post is permanent subject to funding)

Candidate should be ready to start immediately after reference checking is completed.

How to apply: Please submit CV and Cover Letter to

Closing Date for CV and Cover Letter is 17.00, Tuesday, 19th March 2019 (Note late applications will not be accepted).



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