Healthwatch Volunteer & Engagement Officer

Contract Type: 
Part time
Application deadline: 
Wednesday, 31 August, 2022 - 17:00
Fixed Salary
Pro Rata
Tell us North CIC

Tell Us North has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Volunteer and Engagement Officer to support the delivery of Healthwatch services in Newcastle and Gateshead. The ideal candidate will be someone who understands what motivates volunteers and how to enable their involvement, both in person and remotely. You must be able to engage with volunteers of all ages, including young people. You will recruit knowledgeable and reliable residents of Newcastle and Gateshead and help them develop their skills to become involved in relevant aspects of our work, including supporting research, information sharing and engagement.  

You will work closely with and support the engagement team, to coordinate and facilitate volunteer participation and involvement in the work of Healthwatch Gateshead and Healthwatch Newcastle. This will include some occasional evening or weekend work to ensure volunteers in full time education or employment can be involved in our work.

Applications can be made via the link to our application form below. Informal conversations are available to explore the role further and can be arranged by emailing

The deadline to apply is Friday 2 September 2022.