Dress for Success supports men and women in benefit situations who go on an interview by giving them a suitable, representative outfit for free. With personal attention and good advice, we give a ...
Coordinator Volunteer Dress for Success
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SummaryDress for Success Utrecht is looking for a coordinator for guiding volunteers in collaboration with the paid manager!
Do you have experience working with and guiding volunteers? Then this position might be a challenging and inspiring job for you.
· Volunteer policy: ensuring that protocols and agreements are clear and in order: about receiving and selecting donations, receiving and dressing customers, what is possible and what is not; looking for alternatives for various matters (e.g. rules regarding COVID-19)
· Recruitment and selection: Contact volunteer center; posting vacancies (for example at a volunteer centre); volunteer introductory meetings (accept or reject);
· Supervision of progress interviews with volunteers (1 x per year); conversations with volunteers about the state of affairs or problems in cooperation. Organize training (themed afternoon). Keeping volunteers' birthdays; Volunteers celebrate: eg Sinterklaas and Christmas gifts volunteers, season opening and Christmas drink.
· Coordination and consultation: keeping volunteers informed of developments; Preparing and chairing volunteer meetings, reporting; Create a schedule (monthly); in the event of illness: contact about the schedule, finding and calling in substitutes.
Running a store together requires flexibility, team spirit
and sense of responsibility. In addition, it is important that you
have a positive attitude, know how to put people at ease, can adapt
to the wishes of the customer, can speak and understand Dutch well and feedback
can give and receive.
There are volunteer meetings with the whole team, to
to make appointments, but also for fun. Furthermore you can as
volunteer at Dress for Success count on support from the
With the manager of Dress for Success you have of course
regular consultation. They will support you in various matters.
You do the work quite independently.
As a volunteer coordinator you work flexibly in the store.
The store's opening hours are currently:
Monday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.,
Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m
Thursday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The intention is that you will be at least during one per week
are present during these days.
Do you intend to stay at DFSU for at least one year and would you like to know more? Please contact the manager of Dress for Success Utrecht. Then we can see if we can do something for each other during an introductory meeting.
🗣️ Native language skills
What we will provide to volunteers🤝 Extra support
About Stichting Dress for Success Utrecht
Dress for Success Utrecht has the ambition to grow in number of customers, range of services and awareness among integration agencies, companies and benefit agencies. We also want to further professionalize by, for example, structuring our working methods and constantly working on quality improvement.
At the moment, our offer consists not only of free clothing and matching advice, but also workshops "Dress for Success", where there is attention for color and style analysis, and "DressChecks", where we advise applicants about their appearance and we their outfit. can complement with clothing from our store.