Assistant Volunteer Coordinator


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

19 East 7th StreetBloomsburg, PA 17815

About

Volunteer Description:

Our staff and volunteers are our most important resource and our means of building client relationships to meet needs with practical solutions which spiritually transform individuals and our communities. Specifically we are seeking somebody with strong interpersonal skills who can assist our Volunteer Coordinator in recruiting, motivating, and coordinating our volunteers. This is a great opportunity for someone interested in pursuing a career in non-profit volunteer management or human resources.

Responsibilities:

  • Actively recruit and interview prospective volunteers for all AGAPE programs
  • Assign and coordinate volunteers for on-going and special events
  • Conduct orientation training for volunteers
  • Work with our Extended Services Coordinator to organize our fund raising and community outreach events
  • Maintain database of volunteers, including contact information, interests, skills, hours of availability and time worked

Requirements:

  • Must possess excellent organizational, planning and communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Looking for someone that can commit to 3-10 hours per week
  • Attend monthly staff meetings, not required but encouraged
  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office proficiency and experience with database programs
  • Ability to take initiative and be self-motivated
  • Respond to emails in a timely manner

Training and Supervision:

Volunteers must first attend a Volunteer orientation. The Assistant Volunteer Coordinator will then receive hands-on training with a member of the Human Resources department. Volunteers will have direct access to a staff supervisor for questions, issues or concerns while performing their job.

Days/Hours of Operation:

AGAPE is open during the following hours:

Monday, Tuesday and Friday - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM and Thursday - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Time Commitment:

Applicants considering this opportunity are asked to commit to 3-10 hours per week for a minimum of at least six months.

Benefits:

  • Opportunity to learn about poverty and low-income challenges within Columbia County
  • Make meaningful connections with clients, staff and other volunteers
  • Attain basic human resources skills
  • Knowledge that you are helping to alleviate the suffering caused by poverty

Skills

  • Administrative Support
  • Database Administration
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-10 hours a week or bi-weekly
  • Commit to a three month period

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