Volunteer Manager

England Golf
Location Lincolnshire, UK
Posted 11/04/2017
Closes 04/05/2017
Sector Federations & LOCs
Function Events & Operations, HR, Volunteer & Workforce Planning
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary £19,606 - £32,678 per annum

Job Description

England Golf is a large, modern and outward looking organisation, responsible for governing, developing and promoting the amateur game of golf in England.  Its membership includes approximately 650,000 golfers and 1900 affiliated clubs.

We are recruiting for a new position of Volunteer Manager, who will support the development and implementation of our volunteer action plan supporting clubs and counties; developing robust retention and recruitment solutions; ensuring close connection with core market interventions; strong links with the training and education programme and co-ordination with the people strategy.

Applicants must have a clear understanding of volunteer management and sports development, along with the structure of national, regional and county based sport.  You will need to show knowledge of volunteer organisations, potential funding streams and show effective and proven management of budgets. Prior experience within a volunteer management and operations work is essential and within a sport or leisure industry. You will need the ability to build and sustain relationships with staff, volunteers and partners.   You must have outstanding communication skills, be highly organised and be IT literate.

The position is full-time (Monday – Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm core hours).  The position is based at The National Golf Centre, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, although there is the potential to work from home.  Please state on application.

For further information please download the full role description from our website. To apply please complete and return the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form (no C.V.’s please) via the provided 'APPLY' button


Salary Band 3 (£19,606 - £32,678 per annum) + Pension, 33 days annual leave (includes Bank Holidays and Company days)

Interviews take place - 19th May 2017

England Golf

England Golf is one of the largest sports governing bodies in England looking after the interests of over 1,900 golf clubs and 770,000 men and women club members.