Veterans Administration Voluntary Service Representative Needed at John D. Dingell VA Medical Center


(42.355446,-83.05952)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

4646 John R. St.Detroit, MI 48201


About

Veterans Administration Voluntary Service (VAVS) Representative Needed at John D. Dingell VA Medical Center, Detroit, MI

I’m so exciting to share this life changing opportunity that will get your boots on the ground to support our veterans & their families!

POSITION SUMMARY

As the VA Representative, you have a responsibility to be knowledgeable about the rules, regulations, policies and programs of the VAVS program.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ability to commit to volunteer 10-15 hours per week
  • Recruitment of volunteers.
  • Coordination of the volunteer resources of Soldiers’ Angels and all aspects of their participation in the VAVS program at the medical center.
  • Planning special events and coordinating the distribution of goods and services.
  • Interpretation of policies and procedures of Soldiers’ Angels to the VAVS committee and appropriate VA staff.
  • Annual evaluation of Soldiers’ Angels participation in the VAVS program with the leadership of Soldiers’ Angels and VA (Annual joint review scheduled with the Chief of Voluntary Services).
  • Establishment of procedures for keeping Soldiers’ Angels donors and supporters informed of ongoing medical center programs and needs.

REQUIRED MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Qualifications for this position include:
  • Willing and able to participate in the orientation provided by the Voluntary Service Office at the VA.
  • Physically capable of performing regularly scheduled (RS) hours of service and have a source of transportation.
  • Ability to attend committee meetings regularly. If Soldiers’ Angels is not represented by a Representative or Deputy Representative at three consecutive meetings, Soldiers’ Angels may be dropped from the VAVS Committee.
  • Ability to recruit volunteers of all ages, both from Soldiers’ Angels volunteers and the community at large.
  • Ability to work effectively with Soldiers’ Angels’ volunteers and representatives from other organizations on the VAVS committee and with the VA staff.

If this sounds like something that you’d enjoy, please contact: Alicia McMiller, VA Voluntary Service Site Coordinator, amcmiller@soldiersangels.org, (248) 590-0208 for more details on how to join the Angels Team.

Skills

  • Program Management
  • Sales Coaching & Training
  • Capacity Planning
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Market Research
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 10-15 Hours a week
  • Attendance at Special Events and VAVS Quarterly Meetings
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