SMART Site Coordinator (Gervais) - Help inspire a child's love of reading!


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When

Sat Oct 01, 2016 - Fri May 12, 2017

Where

150 Douglas Ave.Gervais, OR 97026

Our vision is an Oregon where every child can read and is empowered to succeed.

About

Join the SMART Volunteer Network!

This key volunteer position is essential to the SMART (Start Making a Reader Today) program. The Site Coordinator works with SMART and the site staff to implement and oversee the program throughout the program year. Because of the leadership of Site Coordinators, children and volunteers throughout the state of Oregon are able to participate in SMART. Under the Site Coordinator's guidance, SMART is able to provide individual reading attention and books to thousands of children, helping them discover a love for reading.

SMART is looking for a Site Coordinator (1 or 2 people) at Gervais Elementary.

Benefits to You:

- Research shows that volunteering provides individualhealth and social benefits

- You'll have the opportunity to help children and to have a significant, long-term impact on their lives

- You will connect with and be a part of your local community

- You'll have an opportunities to learn new skills or enhance existing ones

- You'll gain experience working in a school environment

- You'll be a part of a larger, statewide program that improves children's literacy

- There's a potential to develop personal and professional relationships

- You will have the opportunity to lead a team of committed volunteers making a significant contribution to the local community

- Volunteering your professional skills can help keep your resume current

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Organization
  • Google Apps
  • Project Management
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5-10 hours per week

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