Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Volunteer Development Agency
  • Year established:
    1994
  • Website:
    http://www.volunteering.org
  • UK locations:
    London
  • Contact
    • Regent's Wharf, 8 All Saints Street, London, Greater London, N1 9RL

About Volunteering England


What is it like to work for Volunteering England

My Manager
My Manager
Volunteering England provide effective management training open to all staff and compulsory for line managers. For internal coaching and mentoring there are consultancy sessions available to all staff and there is informal mentoring available via the leadership group. External coaching is offered via training providers. There are seminars, manager's forums and other peer support opportunities available.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Volunteering England hold regular support and supervision sessions. Positive feedback and recognition is given in the staff meetings. There are formal appraisals and six monthly reviews. They actively encourage staff to use their volunteering leave and provide advice on the best way to use their leave. Volunteering England monitor their use of energy and use low energy ICT equipment whilst old ICT equipment is given to Computer Aid International for recycling.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
Volunteering England hold regular support and supervision sessions. Positive feedback and recognition is given in the staff meetings. There are formal appraisals and six monthly reviews.

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Benefits:

  • Women
    Women

    At least 33% of senior managers are women

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    10% of staff undertake charitable activities during business hours

  • Childcare
    Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary or non-contributory pension scheme

Company Statistics

  • UK sites:

    1

  • Staff Turnover:

    11%

  • Average Age:

    35

  • Earning £35,000+:

    40%

  • Male : Female:

    43% / 57%

  • Number of Staff:

    53

  • Staff:

    53

  • Graduate Vacancy Locations:

    Policy & Information, Public Affairs, Research, Volunteer Development, Communications

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