The Baltimore Job Hunters Support Group (BJHSG), a program of the Corner Community Center, is looking for a Volunteer Coordinator to recruit and manage volunteers, both virtual and onsite. The coordinator will allocate responsibilities and plan how to retain volunteers.
The goal is to ensure that BJHSG is staffed with reliable individuals who are supportive of our mission.
Source and recruit volunteers through various techniques (databases, e-mail, social media etc.)
Collect information on availability and skills
Arrange for appropriate training when needed
Produce schedules for activities
Assign responsibilities for special events
Coordinate teams of volunteers for large-scale actions
Communicate frequently with volunteers
Disseminate information for upcoming actions and events
Keep detailed records of volunteers’ information and assignments
Complete documentation for volunteers from school and university programs
Εnsure the purpose of the organization and its actions are clearly communicated
Working knowledge of databases and MS Office (especially Excel)
Able to communicate effectively with diverse people
Excellent organizational and team coordination abilities
To enrich our community by providing a facility for worship, arts, education, recreation, and celebration for personal and collective growth.
You might know the building as your polling place or as your Girl Scout cookie- sorting place. Perhaps you are already a participant in one of the many organizations that use the space, such as the Baltimore Musicales or Children’s Village.
The Corner Community Center (CCC) wants to enhance and expand the use of this building and grounds at 5802 Roland Avenue. in order to enrich your opportunities to network with your neighbors, to learn about environmental changes you can make to your homes and yards to lessen run-off to the Chesapeake Bay, to offer speakers and programs that deal with concerns you have about our city, and to offer spaces for meetings or programs that you want to offer to the neighborhood - just to get started with the possibilities!
The Baltimore Job Hunters Support Group (BJHSG) is one of the 24 groups that meets at CCC. BJHSG, a volunteer-led group that provides emotional and spiritual support to the unemployed, is expanding to include a formal program of coaching, advocacy, counseling, mutual mentoring, volunteering,and connection to resources, for all persons seeking employment search assistance, with emphasis on long-term unemployed workers (defined as those who have been seeking employment for 6 months or more without success) affected by the Great Recession and those who are age 45-50+ workers. We have a variety of dynamic volunteer positions that will support our program expansion efforts.