Volunteers Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Charity & Voluntary

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Volunteers Skills List in Charity & Voluntary

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Volunteers role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Volunteers job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 29% of Volunteers job descriptions contained churches as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

churches
29%
customer service
29%
christianity
15%
volunteers
15%
youth volunteer
15%
cooking
15%
communication skills
15%
confidentiality
15%
food preparation
15%
databases
15%
communications
15%
meet deadlines
15%
engagement
15%
organisational skills
15%
fundraising
15%
project management
15%
charity
15%
volunteer
15%
advice
15%
volunteer coordinator
15%
benefit
15%
volunteer engagement
15%
debt
15%
volunteer management
15%
policy
15%
volunteering
15%
supervising
15%
volunteering officer
15%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

Including the right keywords in your CV will help you get past Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and win more job interviews from employers and recruiters.


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