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.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
To lead and motivate the VIP Center intake volunteers to accomplish intake processes in a timely manner and provide an excellent experience for all new volunteers joining the American Red Cross.
* Serve in a leadership role to remotely engage and motivate intake volunteers to achieve common goals * Perform team building activities in a remote environment * Weekly meetings and communications with the VIP Center Management and with Regional Volunteer Services * Provide intake volunteers with technical assistance and troubleshooting guidance for Volunteer Connection to intake volunteers
* Broad understanding of the American Red Cross and its opportunities for volunteer service (training provided) * Leadership and team building experience including motivating a team and resolving issues * Enthusiastic about American Red Cross programs * Ability to work with computer database (training provided) * Comfortable communicating with senior leadership and working across organizational reporting structures * Comfortable working with systems, computers, and troubleshooting
Basic Computer Skills
Verbal / Written Communication
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Orientation or Training
5-10 hours a week, increases for disaster response