Volunteer Program Coordinator


Cause Areas


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


6370 LBJ Fwy Ste 170Dallas, TX 75240

DAPS Volunteers at our DAPS @ South Garland group


Position Summary:

The Volunteer Program Coordinator (VPC) is a volunteer responsible for planning, organizing and directing the volunteer programs associated with the Dallas Area Parkinsonism Society (DAPS).

Essential Functions

  • Organizes, coordinates and manages the recruitment of volunteers for the various DAPS programs.
  • Actively works with social, civic and local organizations to develop partnerships, where appropriate, to develop and/or utilize volunteers.
  • Develops and implements training programs for all volunteers.
  • Maintains updated records on all volunteers.
  • Sets up and attends volunteer meetings. Reports to staff on volunteer activities as needed.
  • Recommends and develops ongoing volunteer utilization.
  • Develops and implements a volunteer recognition program.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred.
  • Prior experience as a volunteer program coordinator for a public or non-profit employer.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent written presentation and communication skills.
  • Must be a persuasive communicator and excellent team builder.
  • Exceptional organization skills with an eye for detail; the highest degree of professionalism and follow-through.

Physical Requirements

  • Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, talk, hear, bend and reach.
  • Ability to reach with hands and arms.
  • May occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 lbs.

Apply now by filling out the application at http://bit.ly/dapsvolunteerapp.


  • Program Management
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Recruiting
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 22
  • To be determined - up to 20 hrs/wk estimated
  • Team building skills

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