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Do you have expertise in the sport of tennis? Do you have connections to tennis communities in your county? Would you like to play an important role in ensuring high-quality sport programs for Special Olympics athletes?
Special Olympics North Carolina is looking for a self-starting volunteer to serve as a Talent Acquisition Coordinator in Durham County for the Tennis Sport Development Team. Talent Acquisition Coordinators have the unique chance to connect individuals to volunteer opportunities according to their personalities and experiences. The Talent Acquisition Coordinator will help the Tennis Sport Development Team fill specific needs in local sport programs as they arise.
Complete training provided by Special Olympics North Carolina Sport Department
Communicate with Sport Development Team Director regularly to learn about needs on the team
Understand the specific needs of the Tennis Sport Development Team and formulate a plan for meeting those needs
Make connections within the community to develop relationships with individuals with expertise in tennis
Schedule and conduct interest meetings for potential volunteers
Evaluate personality, background, and passions of potential volunteers in the context of the Sport Development Team's needs