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Disaster Recovery Coordinator Needed - Mid Florida Chapter

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American Red Cross - Central Florida Region

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The American Red Cross of Mid Florida is looking for someone interested in a volunteer leadership position covering 6 counties (Polk, Lake, Sumter, Citrus, Hernando, and Pasco).

Description:

This volunteer leads and develops a volunteer team of recovery casework staff serving those displaced by house fires and other local disasters. There is an average of 3 to 5 new case per week. This position is done from home.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensures that workers are trained, prepared, and assigned to cases
  • Ensures consistency of assistance through caseworker's or disaster action team responder's completion of day-to-day tasks:
    • Using the roadmap job tools to assess client needs and resources
    • Assisting with effective recovery planning
    • Follow-up casework assistance to support client efforts to achieve their recovery goals.
  • Planning, organizing, and supervising client interviews and other tasks
  • Provides timely feedback and support to Recovery Staff
  • Provides ongoing learning opportunities, team building, mentoring
  • Completes required casework supervisor reviews, ensures supplemental recommendations are acted upon, case closing tasks completed
  • Provides leadership, technical guidance and mentoring to caseworkers who talk with those affected by disasters about their disaster recovery plans
  • Applies policies, regulations, and procedures and knows their location

Qualifications:

  • Comfortable with technology
  • Reliable internet access
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office products and video chat platforms
  • Available nights and weekends as needed

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About American Red Cross - Central Florida Region

Location:

3310 W Main Street, Tampa, FL 33607, US

Mission Statement

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.

Description

Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether it's one displaced family, thousands affected by disaster, 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.

Disaster Relief
Emergency & Safety

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Spring Hill AreaSpring Hill, FL 34606

(28.4668,-82.5958)
 

SKILLS

  • Management
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Organization
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 18 to 20 hours per week

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