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American Red Cross - Eastern New York Region

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Providing casework to service members

American Red Cross volunteer leaders work to ensure the delivery of a variety of Red Cross programs and services to the military community.

Requirements:

- Willingness to support the Red Cross mission.

- Manage and serve in advisory capacity.

- Depending upon the position, responsibilities may include.
> Promoting Red Cross programs and activities.
> Recruiting and assigning volunteers to meet a variety of community needs.
> Ensuring ample volunteers to support the emergency communications & family follow up mission.
> Coordinate and schedule required volunteer training.
> Maintaining volunteer program records.
> Oversee fundraising and ensure adherence to Red Cross policy.
> Providing support to Red Cross instructors and facilitators.
> Liaise with military authorities on installation disaster preparedness and response.
> Maintaining volunteer records; reporting and tracking volunteer hours.
> Overseeing volunteer recognition events.
> Attending a variety of volunteer and installation meetings.

Qualifications:
Dependent upon leadership position, qualifications may include:

- Knowledge of military protocol and culture; Knowledge of community resources.

- Ability to work effectively with a team.

- Ability to recruit and involve volunteers.

- Strong communication skills, oral and written.

- Basic computer skills.

- Supervisory skills; ability to resolve local volunteer issues.

- Knowledge of Red Cross structure.

Training Provided by the Red Cross
:

- Orientation to the American Red Cross.

- Volunteer Connection Orientation.

- HIPAA training (as required).

- Computer, safety, and security training (if required).

- Supervisory/management training.

- All appropriate in-service training determined by supervisor.

Benefits
:

- Attend workshops as applicable to position with local community agencies and any applicable ARC training or meetings.

- Gain leadership, management, and on-the-job experience.

- Attend workshops as applicable to position with local community agencies and any applicable ARC training or meetings.

- Gain leadership, management, and on-the-job experience.

If this sounds like the right fit for you please go to www.redcross.org/volunteer and start the application process today!

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Advocacy & Human Rights Community Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

American Red Cross33 Everett RoadAlbany, NY 12205

(42.68938,-73.77766)
 

SKILLS

  • Case Work / Management
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Life Coaching
  • Veteran Care
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • One (1) year, renewable each year with a maximum of three consecutive one year terms per location.

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