Do you have administrative experience at any level? Would you like the opportunity to apply this experience in a meaningful volunteer role to launch young people for life, whilst also enhancing your skills, boosting your self-esteem and meeting new people? 

Derby Sea Cadets, based on Farm Street, is currently looking for an enthusiastic Administrative Assistant to join its Unit Team. Derby is a long-established Sea Cadet Unit that has provided life-changing opportunities for many young people. We currently have 15 cadets who come from all over the Derby and surrounding areas.

The Charity is currently looking for enthusiastic volunteers that can support with the administration of the Unit. There are free training courses available for you to develop new skills, boost your CV and support you in this role. These tasks can also be divided between volunteers, so why not come along with a friend and share the experience?

 About the Volunteer Administrative Assistant role:

The tasks of an Administrative Assistant include but are not restricted to the following:

  • Take care of general office administrative duties.
  • Assist with keeping the Sea Cadet database up to date with qualifications, achievements and information on cadets and volunteers.
  • Book internal cadet courses, arrange payments/transport when necessary.
  • Attend Parade Nights (Mondays and Wednesdays 6.45-9pm) or being able to commit to a particular night each week or month.
  • Ensure email communication between parents and volunteers is clear and frequent.