Job Advert - Volunteer Coordinator at Catalyst Science Discovery Centre

Volunteer Coordinator

Catalyst Science Discovery Centre in West Bank, Widnes


Hours of Work: Fixed term contract for 6 months. P/T – 2 days equivalent per week (based on 8hr day)

Place of Work: Based in Catalyst Science Discovery Centre, Widnes

Remuneration: £150.00 per day (inc all expenses)

Responsible to: Friends of Catalyst

Purpose of post: They are looking for a passionate and empathetic individual with qualifications and/or experience in Volunteer Coordination to play a crucial role in the delivery of the project to bring more volunteers into Catalyst and support them with their training needs and to enhance their experience of volunteering.

Catalyst is the only Centre in the UK which explores the science and technology behind the chemical industry and its impact on our lives through a host of hands-on exhibits, activities and demonstrations - for further details, see .

Catalyst is a Registered Charity and is funded by entrance fees, grants, sponsorship & donations. Friends of Catalyst is a registered charity and provides support via donations and expertise. They are funding this post through a grant from Big Lottery Awards for All.

For an Application Form, Job Description and Person Spec please email: or call: 0151 511 7960

The closing date is Mon 5th March 2018 and interviews will be held on Thursday 15th March 2018

The post is funded by the National Lottery Big Lottery Fund.

Get In Touch

Halton & St Helens VCA 

Halton Office: 01928 592 405
St Maries
Lugsdale Road

St Helens Office: 01744 457100 
2nd Floor Beacon Building
College Street
St Helens
WA10 1TF



Halton & St Helens VCA is an infrastructure organisation that provides advice, information and development support services to voluntary, community, not-for-profit and faith organisations and volunteers in the Boroughs of St Helens and Halton.