The role will manage a busy and varied programme of volunteering for our local community from our new Grade 1 listed venue.

You will have a track record of inspiring and managing volunteers in an arts, heritage or charities setting. You will be a self-starter who is passionate about working with volunteers from a diverse range of backgrounds, and believes in the potential of volunteering to improve outcomes and wellbeing.
Grand Junction at St Mary Magdalene’s is a partnership between Paddington Development Trust and St Mary Magdalene Church, which has seen the restoration of the Grade 1 listed building. A new building has been added alongside, with a café and learning space. From summer 2019 we will be a hub of activities and events for the local community, while continuing to be a place of worship. An ambitious community and arts programme, will welcome people of all faiths and none.

Application process

We are using a standard application procedure to recruit for this role. We recognise that people will have different familiarity with this process. We are keen to support and explain the process to anyone who would like further explanation. Please feel free to ring if you would like to discuss this further. Please also contact us if you require special arrangements or reasonable adjustments to be made to enable your application due to disability. Please contact Lucy Foster on [email protected] or 020 3735 5175.

The closing date for this post is 12pm on Tuesday 28th May 2019. To apply please download and complete the application form and equality and diversity form and return to [email protected]. Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

If shortlisted interviews will be held on 6th or 7th June, with second round interviews taking place on 11th or 12th June.

Job Description (PDF)

You are able to download the PDT application form here

Equality and Diversity monitoring form