Branch Secretary-Tynemouth

Branch Secretary-Tynemouth

Volunteer area
North and East
Volunteer role type images
Volunteer location
Tynemouth, Tyne and Wear
Latitude and longitude (Vol locations)
55.0091667175292, -1.43289804458618
Time commitment
Entirely Flexibile
Responsible to
Branch Chair
Safeguarding level
1: Awareness and understanding of safeguarding policy required upon commencement of role.
Closing Date
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We are currently looking for a Branch Secretary to join the Tynemouth Branch.

The RNLI has a network of local fundraising teams organising a wide range of activities and events which last year raised £14 million to save lives at sea. Each team is supported by a Community Manager, although the range and frequency of fundraising events is determined by the team members themselves.

The impact you will make

You will enable volunteer RNLI lifeboat crews to save lives at sea by carrying out and supporting vital fundraising activity in your local community.

What you will be doing

  • Being the primary point of contact between the group and the Volunteer Experience Team
  • Dealing with all group correspondence and regularly distributing information to members
  • Ordering fundraising materials and printing
  • Organising and administering meetings and assisting at fundraising events and activities
  • Encouraging and welcoming new members and supporters into the RNLI, driving our One Crew ethos

Find out more about becoming a fundraising and events volunteer

What you need for this role

  • Excellent interpersonal and team working skills
  • Good IT skills with access to the internet and email
  • Confident handling cash
  • Organisational and administrative skills
  • Ability to delegate

What’s in it for you

  • Join an inclusive and diverse organisation
  • Have fun, meet new people and join a motivated and enthusiastic team who are making a difference
  • Learn skills and gain experience to enhance your CV
  • Gain the satisfaction of giving back
  • Training to fulfil your volunteer role will be provided and reasonable out of pocket expenses reimbursed