Rewards and Recognition Volunteer – Police HQ, Portishead

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Portishead, Police Headquarters, Valley Road, Portishead- BS20 8QJ
Please note, if this is a paid role and the role is part time then the salary quoted will be pro rata based on the hours worked per annum.  

25/02/2024, 23:55

Do you have good organisational and administration skills?

Are you able to organise your own workload and prioritise tasks?

This is an opportunity for you to provide additional capacity to the Rewards and Recognition through administrative support.

We are looking for a volunteer who can offer 5 to 10 hours per week

In this role you will be supporting a wide range of administrative tasks including:

  • Assisting with reward and recognition events including hospitality.
  • Monitoring the mailbox and actioning emails, writing letters, creating certificates.
  • Collating and recording information on excel spreadsheets.

Skills required

  • IT skills - experience of using Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Attention to detail
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to compose letters using information provided

Why volunteer with us? 

  • Be the difference – you will be part of a large community of over 200 police volunteers
  • Learn new skills and gain experience – you will receive training on how to provide practical and emotional support
  • Give back – your support will help make Avon and Somerset a safer place to live, work and visit.


You must be 18 years of age or over to be able to apply

To be eligible to apply for this role you must have a 3 year ‘checkable history’ in the UK – ideally this means that you would have been resident in the UK for the last 3 years.

 Please contact Pamela Laver if you would like to learn more about this volunteering role before you

Shortlisting Date - 26/02/2024

Interview date: to be confirmed.

 Does this sound like the role for you? Click the link below to apply.

About us

Diversity is a strength and individuality is an asset.

We recognise the benefit different life experience and perspectives can bring.

We are on a journey to become the most inclusive police force in the country. 

Find out more about our benefits and culture

Click the video link below to see why our colleagues feel they can "Be the Difference"

Important information before you commence an application (for external applicants)

You will require the following detail to complete this application form:

  • National Insurance Number
  • Identification Detail e.g. passport
  • Address information including proof 
  • Referee information
  • Full employment history including dates and any qualifications you may have attained
  •  Tattoos - you will also be requested to provide photos and describe of any visible tattoos you have

If the role requires you to drive you will also be required to upload details from your full driving licence including photos. 

Important information before you commence an application- for ALL applicants

The application system only remains active on a single page for a period of 60 minutes.

Please ensure you allow time to complete your application fully as part complete pages do not save.  

If the role has evidence questions you may wish to save these remotely and paste your answers into the boxes at time of submission. 

This vacancy is closed to applications.