Volunteer Coordinator

The Friendship Circle | Palo Alto, CA, United States

Posted Date 7/06/2022
Description

Bay Area Friendship Circle www.BayAreaFC.org is a local nonprofit organization in Palo Alto, CA that pairs trained teen volunteers to work with children, teens and young adults with special needs for our ongoing programs.  We are seeking a charismatic, well-organized and detail oriented Volunteer Coordinator to recruit new teen volunteers, coordinate volunteer programming, communicate regularly with our volunteers and assist with Friendship Circle programs.  This role is part-time, approximately 10 hours a week (two Sundays a month and flexible schedule during the week), with the option to increase to 20 hours depending on experience/availability.


Responsibilities:

-Recruit new teen volunteers and communicate with current teen volunteers on a consistent basis, as well as their parents, as needed.

-Manage volunteer RSVP's to programs via text, email, or other social media platform.

-Plan, coordinate and execute volunteer-only events and activities.

-Prepare and debrief with teen volunteers before and after programs (icebreakers, socializing games, etc).

-Support and empower teens throughout the program to maximize their time and relationship with their special needs buddies

-Work with Executive Director to provide Jewish programs for the teen volunteers.

-Work with Program Director to deliver presentations and create relationships with local youth groups and schools to promote volunteering

-Manage the volunteer Leadership Circle meetings and activities

Qualifications:

-Must be able to work on Sundays twice a month Oct-May (flexible schedule is allowed during the week)

-Well organized, great communicator and social media experience a plus (Facebook/Instagram)

 

Please submit resume and cover letter to [email protected]



Duration
Part Time, Contract, & Seasonal
Categories
Community Outreach | Engagement | Programming | Social Media | Youth Groups Advisor
Part Time Categories
Marketing | Youth Advisor
Organization Type
Family Services | Outreach | Youth
Job Location
US

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