Medicinal Foods for Stress, Sleep and Anxiety is recruiting Volunteer Coordinator for Medicinal Foods, CrowdDoing
We're helping to build medicinal foods literacy and citizen science of foods & herbs for Stress, Sleep and Anxiety.
Here is the main package for your review to determine if you are interested: docs.google.com/document/d/1bT47d5eDE2NVW606d1Y7TeKp1hDHyP_JBuJ94Cyy0B4/edit?usp=sharing .
Please feel free to view this powerpoint to get an overview of this initiative: docs.google.com/presentation/d/12aEqwiRctIx3QcvK6HNFy4uJ5TgRffxQ7xPLEINNyJw/edit?usp=sharing
Did you know that there are thousands of foods and herbs that can impact our mental health in positive ways? CrowdDoing is a global virtual collaboration to research medicinal foods for stress, sleep and anxiety. Our project has the goal of advancing integration across fields of research and to build medicinal foods literacies in the population. We're recruiting virtual volunteer service learning project managers.
This role is for Medicinal Foods, Volunteer Coordinator. CrowdDoing aims to make each role flexible, allowing you to become engaged according to your own schedule. You will have the chance to assume micro-leadership responsibilities in keeping with your aspirations and availability. https://real-leaders.com/leveraging-micro-leadership-to-make-aspirational-goals-achievable/.
You can see a video introduction (7 minutes & 25 second) to CrowdDoing's medicinal foods. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wUrvRkx7_y8
We're helping to build medicinal foods literacy and citizen science of foods & herbs for Stress, Sleep and Anxiety. Volunteer Coordinator for Medicinal Foods, CrowdDoing
Sourcing and recruiting volunteers through various techniques
Collecting information on availabilities and skills
Arranging for appropriate training when needed
Volunteer Coordinator for Medicinal Foods, CrowdDoing role brief
We are looking for a competent Volunteer Coordinator to recruit and manage volunteers. You will be responsible for allocating responsibilities and retaining the best people.
It takes a competent leader to succeed in this profession. You should know how to distinguish talent and do everything possible to motivate and inspire. You must possess excellent organizational skills and ability to communicate with people from diverse backgrounds and experience.
The goal is to ensure that our organization is always staffed with the best and most reliable individuals, and that they are correctly utilized for the fulfilment of our mission.
Volunteer Coordinator for Medicinal Foods, CrowdDoing Responsibilities
Source and recruit volunteers through various techniques (databases, e-mail, social media etc.)
Collect information on availabilities and skills
Arrange for appropriate training when needed
Produce schedules for everyday activities
Assign responsibilities to the right people for special events
Coordinate teams of volunteers for large-scale actions
Communicate frequently with volunteers to ensure they are satisfied and well-placed
Disseminate information for upcoming actions and events
Keep detailed records of volunteers’ information and assignments
Εnsure the purpose of the organization and its actions is clearly communicated
Volunteer Coordinator for Medicinal Foods, CrowdDoing Requirements
Proven experience as operations director or similar position
Experience in volunteering locally and/or internationally
Experience in recruiting through various channels
Working knowledge of databases and MS Office (especially Excel)
Able to communicate effectively with diverse people
Excellent organizational and team coordination abilities
A pleasant, outgoing personality
BSc/BA in business administration, human resources, social studies or relevant field will be appreciated
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The only way CrowdDoing.world can realize its impact potential is through virtual volunteers,service learners(http://blog.reframeit.com/service-learning-and-skilled-volunteering/), and micro-leaders (https://real-leaders.com/leveraging-micro-leadership-to-make-aspirational-goals-achievable/) coming together.
See this brief video aboutMicro-leadership at CrowdDoing (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mhdB2YJ8Ocs&app=desktop). Micro-leadership means that each person adopts a dimension of responsibility for a collective problem in our society through collaborating on that area creatively individually and together through social innovation.
You are also welcome to see more background on CrowdDoing at our Youtube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVoL7fai7oa95fBo44FC0gA?sub_confirmation=1).
CrowdDoing is a joint initiative of Reframe It Inc. and Match4Action Foundation that is focused on helping address the UN Sustainable Development Goals and beyond through micro-leadership, massively multi-disciplinary collaboration, and service learning to support social innovation and social enterprise to achieve systemic change. CrowdDoing manages skilled volunteers, micro-leadership volunteers, multi-disciplinary volunteers and groups of service learning volunteers through a 501c3 partnership to challenges of social innovation, the social enterprise sector, and systemic change.
Match4Action connects those wanting to volunteer their skills with those in need for remote or local project support, advice, collaboration and mentoring.
Our smart technology platform uses the latest machine learning, artificial intelligence and virtual assistants to match the demand for resources for social impact with the skills and resources available, anywhere in the world. We use blockchain to create and manage a social impact currency.This unique, self sustainable open platform has one key purpose: accelerating social impact through collaboration and linking local projects with our global presence.
CrowdDoing aims to leverage micro-leadership, service learning and massively multi-disciplinary collaboration supported with project managers and human resource business partners. Collaborate with people whom you can learn from while changing the world virtually together.