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AmeriCorps Volunteer Coordinator

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Seeds 4 Success
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Annapolis, MD
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Published 21 days ago

Position: VM Volunteer Coordinator

Salary Range: Annual stipend of $16,000 and an education award of $6,345

Reports to: Service Site Supervisor and Executive Director

Hours/week: 40

 

About Seeds 4 Success

Seeds 4 Success (S4S) is a local non-profit in Annapolis, Maryland. We provide academic and life skills programming to children from underserved communities in Annapolis. Our mission is to work together as a community to provide children from low income communities with the skills and support to achieve success in school and life. Our vision is to see every child in Annapolis build a bright future. Visit our website www.seeds4success.org to learn more about the organization.

 

Volunteer Coordinator Key Responsibilities

The volunteer coordinator is responsible for coordinating and delivering S4S volunteer program annual goals and objectives with guidance and support from They will work closely with volunteers in our core programs. Main responsibilities include:

 

  • This is an 11 month, full-time (40 hours/week) position as a member of the Volunteer Maryland AmeriCorps program serving with Seeds 4 Success
  • Responsible for developing and implementing the S4S volunteer program
  • Develop a written work plan and timeline for implementation 
  • Develop or revise program materials such as a policy and procedure manual, volunteer position descriptions, promotional fliers or brochures, and screening, training, and evaluation tools and other duties as directed by Executive Director
  • Recruit volunteers. Outreach methods may include: presentations to faith, business, and/or community groups; staffing information booths at community events and colleges or universities; and utilizing social and traditional media 
  • Screen volunteers as necessary. Procedures might include interviews, reference checks, and criminal background checks 
  • Assist with orientation and training of volunteers
  • Coordinate volunteers; develop and implement recognition activities for volunteers such as special events, awards, gifts 
  • Maintain accurate records of volunteer participation
  • Evaluate progress made in achieving the program’s goals; report on progress in statistical and narrative reports for Volunteer Maryland.
  • Develop community partnerships to support the volunteer program 
  • Perform direct community service for up to four hours each week 
  • Serve as public ambassador for the Service Site, Volunteer Maryland, and AmeriCorps
  • Participate in VM and AmeriCorps training, service projects, and other activities 
  • VMCs may be assigned other volunteer program duties during the course of the service year by the Service Site Supervisor
  • Note: the AmeriCorps member will not be allowed to perform duties that violate the AmeriCorps Prohibited Activities or fall outside of the program goals

 

Requirements

  • Bachelors degree
  • Passionate about working with youth and volunteer programs
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Highly proficient in Google Docs and Drive
  • Ability to write clearly and help with word processing when necessary
  • Must be able to demonstrate flexibility and a positive attitude
  • Valid driver’s license


Learn more about AmeriCorps!

Position: VM Volunteer Coordinator

Salary Range: Annual stipend of $16,000 and an education award of $6,345

Reports to: Service Site Supervisor and Executive Director

Hours/week: 40

 

About Seeds 4 Success

Seeds 4 Success (S4S) is a local non-profit…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Temporary
  • Start Date
    September 15, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    July 28, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Location

On-site
Annapolis, MD, USA

How to Apply

Please email your cover letter and resume to kela.ballard@seeds4success.org and CC: jen.pastrone@seeds4success.org 

Please email your cover letter and resume to kela.ballard@seeds4success.org and CC: jen.pastrone@seeds4success.org 

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