The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
The Program Administrator Assistant will assist with overseeing program workshops, outings and academic enrichment activities for students. The ideal candidate will have experience working with children and have some formal classroom experience.
This position also requires administrative skills and leadership. The Program Administrator Assistant must be capable of multi-tasking.
In consultation with the Executive Officer and the senior level management team, recruit, interview and select staff and/or volunteers with appropriate skills for the program activities
Use training and educational opportunities to positively influence others to achieve results that are in the best interest of the organization
Assist with recruiting students to ensure daily attendance requirements are sufficient
Establish and maintain communication with school staff, school administrators, DDP staff, students and families regarding all aspects of student involvement in the program
Attend scheduled meetings
The Program Administrator Assistant will be at least 25 years of age and meet one or more of the educational requirements below:
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Education, Child Development, Social Work or related field and have at least 12 months experience working with school age children; or
A Bachelor’s degree in any field or an Associate degree in any field and have 2 years of experience working with school age children
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to work independently and work under strict deadlines