The Regional Nurse Leader is a front-line leader of the Nursing Network who partners with our Volunteer Services department to recruit health professional volunteers. The Regional Nurse Leader provides guidance on nursing and health matters and helps build the health professional network in Wisconsin. The Regional Nurse Leader will help promote volunteer engagement and satisfaction across the Red Cross - Wisconsin Region.
Act as a resource for nursing and health in the region across all business lines, working collaboratively with Nursing Network leaders
Proactively support and guide the Red Cross in volunteer recruitment, reception, retention, and recognition to build health professional capacity across all service lines and at all levels of the organization
Coordinate meetings for regional nurses and other health professionals
Ensure that nurse volunteers enter their nurse-specific information in Volunteer Connection and submit all volunteer hours
Complete quarterly metrics and annual Nursing & Health Leaders Diversity Survey
Current, unencumbered, active licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN preferred) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) / Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
Cultural sensitivity and awareness
Enthusiasm about Red Cross mission and programs
Willingness to become familiar with ALL Red Cross business lines
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Team and relationship building, talent management
Understanding of the value of nursing and health volunteers and providing leadership and support to ensure they are productive and have a mutually rewarding experience
Ability to manage projects, collaborate, lead change, motivate others and work with remote teams
Acquaintance with local nurses, people, businesses, churches, schools, and organizations
Access to and ability to use telephonic and computer technology, basic office software (e.g., PowerPoint, Excel, email), and social media for virtual interaction
American Red Cross Volunteer Orientation
On-the-job training from supervisor, as needed
Familiarization with the Exchange and Volunteer Connection
* 6-8 hours per month
***Must submit a volunteer application at www.redcross.org/volunteer Questions? Contact Sarah at firstname.lastname@example.org or (608) 347-8791
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether its one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.
Emergency & Safety
Health & Medicine
We'll work with your schedule.
2927 Losey Blvd S, La CrosseLa Crosse, WI54601
August 24, 2020
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
6-8 hours per month.
Must submit a volunteer application at redcross.org/volunteer