• Richard Purnell

New Life is Hiring!

Job Title: Volunteer Coordinator

Reports to: Executive Director

Location: Walpole, MA

Full-time - 40 hours per week – On-site

New Life Furniture Bank of MA (New Life) is a volunteer-driven organization making high-quality gently-used furniture and household essentials available to individuals and families transitioning out of homelessness, escaping domestic violence and victims of fire.

The Volunteer Coordinator is a critical position in recruiting, scheduling and stewarding volunteers’ journey in New Life.

Core Responsibilities

· Work with the Executive Director and key volunteers to develop and implement a comprehensive recruitment plan to attract new volunteers and groups.

· Assist in opening up new areas of New Life operations for volunteers.

· Ensure minimum staffing for all shifts and special events by scheduling volunteers and filling in last-minute vacancies.

· Coordinate the scheduling and activities of volunteer groups.

· Ensure all volunteers are provided with training and support

· Manage and maintain all volunteer records.

· Implement an innovative retention program


· Understand and embrace New Life’s mission and values

· Well-organized, detail-oriented, outgoing, and self-starting

· Excellent public speaking, presentation, and written communication skills

· A bachelor’s degree or equivalent and at least two years of experience in human resources, volunteer management, or related activities

· Proficiency with MS Office and database management.

· Ability to understand, motivate, and encourage others to realize their potential.

· Ability to work periodic weekend or evening hours

Perform other tasks as needed

New Life is an equal opportunity employer. Please submit your cover letter and resume to rich@newlifefb.org.

New Life Furniture Bank of MA

Donation Center Address:

102 Elm Street, Walpole, MA


Mailing Address:

PO Box 573, Medfield, MA 02052

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