We provide appropriate preparedness programming within a community to assist community members to prepare for home fires and other disasters VIRTUALLY. This position is responsible for supporting and engaging the members assigned to "Prepare with Pedro" team, which includes ensuring assigned volunteers are provided with outstanding support and management:
Supervision- providing supervision to assigned volunteers including ensuring assigned volunteers are engaged in regional activities by assigning tasks to complete function activities, regular and ongoing communication of opportunities, discussing level of involvement and development, providing timely feedback and coaching;
Welcoming/orientation to Disaster Cycle Services and the volunteer's functional area for Prepare with Pedro;
Helping new volunteers know which training they need to complete
Recognition for successful completion of tasks
Evaluation of performance in completing assigned tasks
Follow all standards and procedures for implementing and delivering Prepare with Pedro in the region;
Work with volunteer services to recruit volunteers and ensure all presenters are trained according to program requirements;
Work with all Red Cross lines of service to build a robust outreach and community engagement program
Work with other volunteers so presentations are successfully scheduled and staffed appropriately
Consult with regional communications and marketing teams to promote the program and to coordinate other media coverage needs
Coordinate presentations in the same zip codes as the Home Fire Campaign, and build community partnerships with organizations like Boys and Girls Clubs and YMCAs, as well as other disaster partners
Attend all training webinars and workshops, at the beginning of the program period, led by the national headquarters team, and complete other required tasks, such as inventory counts, in a timely fashion
Ensure all data is reported to the national headquarters team each month
Provide national headquarters with ideas, stories and lessons learned that could improve the program, and coordinates these stories with those being reported for the Home Fire Campaign.
Approximately three to four hours per presentation (includes travel, setup, and presentation). Suggest making presentations a minimum of once a month at the start, to refine skills and keep knowledge and presentation skills sharp. (VIRTUALLY) as of now.
Red Cross will provide all necessary training!
Training: We provide all the training! VIRTUALLY
"WE ARE LOOKING FOR LOCAL HEROES TO POSITIVELY IMPACT YOUR COMMUNITY"
Sign-up to volunteer today! Please email questions to Juana Zapata, the Sr. Volunteer Recruiter Specialist, at Juana.Zapata@redcross.org or (951) 205-6689.