Halesworth Volunteer Centre - Registered Charity No. 1001776

Centre Manager - We are currently looking to recruit to fill this role

Our Centre Manager is responsible for the future direction of the Volunteer Centre in terms of identifying and developing new areas of work and ensuring that existing core services remain viable.  This includes producing our Business Plan, and Annual Work Plan, submitting applications for funding new and on-going projects, as well as general fundraising, managing budgets and staff management and adapting to the changing needs of the community.  Part of the role of our Centre Manager, is to identify opportunities to develop new projects, and for the overall implementation and deliverance of these projects and services.

Karen Kerridge – Volunteer Support Worker

As our Volunteer Support Worker, Karen is responsible for recruiting and supporting volunteers for new and existing projects, and for promoting and developing volunteering opportunities within the local community.  Karen is first point of contact for new volunteers offering support and guidance where appropriate and co-ordinating induction and training as required. Karen is also responsible for promoting the Volunteer Centre through regular ‘pop-up’ shops at the Library and Cutlers Hill Surgery.


Beth Hadingham – Office Administrator

Helen Dewsbery – Office Administrator

Helen and Julie job share the role of Office Administrator and they are responsible for co-ordinating the Community Car Service, receiving and recording transport requests, matching volunteer drivers and passengers for journeys and keeping accurate records. Helen and Julie are the first point of contact for enquiries and personal callers to the centre, and assisting with requests for information.

Julie Sadler – Office Administrator