£22,733.12 to £24,892.85 per annum (national); £26,032.12 to £28,191.85 per annum (Inner London Weighting)
Closing date
Sunday, 29 October, 2017
Interview date
Thursday, 2 November, 2017
Wednesday, 15 November, 2017
Thursday, 16 November, 2017
Job type

Ref: S280 (North) and S281 (Midlands) | North and Midlands; location base flexible

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our Stroke Support Directorate.  We have two positions available.  One based in the North of England and the other in the Midlands. 

Please indicate on your application form, which geographical position you are applying for with the relevant reference number.

Reporting to the Head of Community and Volunteering North and Midlands, the Stroke Association Volunteer Coordinator will:

  • Be responsible for ensuring implementation and compliance with volunteer processes
  • Develop a culture of quality volunteer management across their geography
  • Hold inductions with all new staff on how volunteering works within the organisation
  • Provide ongoing guidance and support for volunteer managers across the geography
  • Deliver or coordinate volunteer training and inductions
  • Create, deliver and evaluate volunteer engagement events and conferences
  • Facilitate user involvement for volunteers and volunteer managers, to develop and improve volunteering experience
  • Lead of specific volunteering projects across the geography

You will have a proven track record of managing, recruiting and developing volunteers.  You will also have a good understanding and experience of working in health, social care and/or voluntary sector.  


Please clearly state which role you wish to apply for by referencng the relevant reference number. Please complete and submit the application formCVs will not be accepted. For assistance in completing the form please refer to the guidance.

Email the completed application form to by the closing date 29 October 2017. Interview dates to be held 16 November (North) and 2 November 2017 (Midlands)

The Stroke Association is an equal opportunities employer, to enable us to fulfil our responsibilities please complete the equal opportunities form and email it to HR at  Do not send it with your application or send your application to this email address.

If you have any queries please email the HR team at

If you’re still unsure about applying for a role with the Stroke Association or just want to get an idea of the benefits of doing so please visit the benefits page or see what we do.

In the event of exceptionally high levels of response, we reserve the right to close the post before the date stated above in order to prevent the number of applications received being unmanageable. You are advised to submit your completed application form as soon as possible to have the best chance of being considered.

Role profile

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About us

We are the UK’s leading charity dedicated to conquering stroke.

There are over 1.2 million stroke survivors in the UK. Almost two thirds have a disability and one third rely on others for help, making stroke one of the biggest causes of disability.

We are continually working to improve the lives of stroke survivors and their families who deserve the very best treatment and care. We deliver amazing, life-changing support to over 60,000 stroke survivors and their families each year. We also fund research to find better treatments, campaign for better stroke care and help people understand how to spot and prevent stroke.  This work is made possible by more than 4,000 talented volunteers and staff, our fantastic supporters and our strong relationships with the stroke clinical and research community.

We work with integrity, demonstrating our values as one combined passionate, innovative, respectful and professional team.

Together we can conquer stroke.