Disaster Deployments-Human Resouces: Pikes Peak:Volunteer Services:Member::Staff Services Local Comm


(38.81821,-104.84281)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1040 S 8th StColorado Springs, CO 80905


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
Staff Services provides the activities and services necessary to ensure the ability of Red Cross staff, including spontaneous volunteers, to meet the needs of the people and communities when disaster strikes. The Local Community Volunteers is responsible for the recruitment, placement, training, processing, assigning and recognition for all volunteers from within the affected area.

OPEN TIME DAYS

24 hours to get started then varies depending on major disaster activity or disaster exercises (usuallly once or twice a year)

REQUIRED TRAINING

To start out (all courses free of charge):

* Orientation to the American Red Cross (online self-study)

* CPR & First Aid (8 hour classroom or 4 hour blended learning)

* Disaster Services: An Overview

*Train on Red Cross data base

To become a Local Community Volunteers Service Associate (all courses free of charge):

* Staff Services : Community Volunteers (1 hour webinar)

To become a Supervisor (all courses free of charge)

* Disaster Frontline Supervisor & Simulation (8 hour classroom)

* Other training as currently required for Volunteer Connection Disaster Workforce Admin.⦆

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • 1 year with the the possibility of extending
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