Volunteering opportunities at Optivo

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Would you like to gain new skills and meet new people?

You’ll find a number of volunteer opportunities within Optivo – check out some of the positions currently available: 

Volunteering Admin officer

Are you looking for a career in admin support? We're looking for a reliable, honest and keen individual to join our Facilities team. Image: woman answering phone in office

This role is available accross our operating regions including London, Kent, Sussex and the Midlands. 

Your main duties will include:

  • Outgoing post
  • Basic excel data input (generally dates and names, not numbers and no formulas involved)
  • Scanning
  • ID card production
  • Name badge ordering
  • Telephone calls to contractors/customers to chase/follow up information
  • Printing/laminating
  • Unpacking and storing stationery
  • Low risk manual handling duties – occasional transfer mobile pedestals/small furniture items (eg coat stand/upright barrier poles)

Community Allotment Volunteer Coordinator

Regis Crescent Allotments are beautiful growing spaces run by a small group of volunteers.Image: woman gardening

We're looking for new Lead volunteers to join the team to help with various tasks such as planting, weeding, watering and generally keeping the allotment in tip top condition as well as:
  • Be available at specific times and days every week to open site to volunteers
  • Decide on jobs for volunteers on an ongoing basis
  • Delegate jobs to volunteer, supervising and training as necessary
  • Allocate vacant plots to the new plot holders
  • Maintain good discipline and security on site

Facilities Volunteer

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Are you an enthusiastic individual? We’ve an exciting opportunity to join our Facilities Team in Croydon on a voluntary basis. 
You’ll be given the chance to develop your skills in admin and office work.
Tasks you’ll be asked to cover include basic Excel data input and making telephone calls.

Want to find out more?

If you're interested in any of the opportunities above or would like any further information about volunteering at Optivo please contact our team by completing our online form.

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