Girls Rock Campaign Boston (GRCB) is seeking volunteers with professional experience working with youth in mental health, education, or out-of-school settings to join the Supporting All Volunteers and Youth (SAVY) Team. SAVY Team members collaborate to evaluate and build support tools, trainings, and systems for GRCB volunteers. This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a team and to help an organization you care about to increase its impact on the lives of youth and adults in Greater Boston.
-Meet with SAVY and work collaboratively to evaluate existing support materials and determine updates and new materials needed
-Work independently to create assigned support materials/systems envisioned by the SAVY Team
-Support GRCB orientations and volunteer trainings
-Identify possible resources (organizations, trainings, etc.) that could benefit GRCB youth or volunteers, update a database of these resources on the google drive
TIME COMMITMENT: 20-30 hours / year
-4-5 (1 to 2 hour) meetings a year with the SAVY Team (made up of 5-10 volunteers and the Year-Round Program Director), virtually or in person when conditions permit.
-Up to 15 hours of independent work creating support materials/systems envisioned by the SAVY Team (most of these hours will fall in late winter and late spring, prepping for spring and summer sessions)
-Up to 5 hours providing support at GRCB orientations and/or trainings (based on your availability and capacity)
-Interest in improving the GRCB youth and volunteer support materials/systems
-Professional experience working with youth (experience in fields of mental health, education, or non-profit youth work a plus)
-Strong contributor in team environments
-Proficiency in Google Drive, including Google Calendar, Google Docs and Google Sheets, a plus but not required
Onboarding will include an orientation to GRCB and to the SAVY Team. Ongoing support will be provided via regular communications with the SAVY Team Lead and fellow SAVY Team Members, and participation in SAVY Team Meetings. GRCB is committed to providing ongoing training and support needed to help volunteers be successful in their roles.
The SAVY Team is a unique opportunity to collaborate with a diverse team of youth-serving professionals while helping GRCB increase our ability to impact girls, women and youth and adults with marginalized gender identities! As a volunteer in this role, you will have opportunities to expand your understanding of youth supporting practices and techniques, build your training/facilitation skills, and build connections with other professionals passionate about supporting young people. Access to ongoing training and resources will be available throughout your time on the SAVY Team.
Girls Rock Campaign Boston (GRCB) is seeking volunteers with professional experience working with youth in mental health, education, or out-of-school settings to join the Supporting All Volunteers and Youth (SAVY) Team. SAVY Team members…