Volunteer Coordinator

Published

10/17/2018

Start Date

10/17/2018

End Date

10/01/2020

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

PO Box 51225
Jacksonville Beach
Florida
32240-1225
United States

Description

Aloha, the Surfrider Foundation First Coast Chapter is seeking dedicated volunteers to serve on their nonprofit board.

 

The Surfrider Foundation is a community of everyday people who passionately

protect our playground - the ocean, waves, and beaches -that provide us so much

enjoyment.

 

You do not need to be a surfer to apply, simply be a passionate leader with a minimum hour a day to spare for

official duties. All training is provided. Enclosed is a description of the

role.


Must be a Surfrider Foundation Member; 2 to 20 hours a week, 2-year commitment; one chapter meeting per month and/or Executive Committee meeting per month

  • One of the most important jobs in the chapter because there are typically hundreds of members in every chapter being led by a few
  • Coordinates with committees (campaign or events) and/or campaign and program leaders to identify volunteer needs
  • Leads volunteer recruitment by communicating those needs to the membership and posting volunteer opportunities elsewhere as appropriate
  • Build and manage a database or list of volunteers and potential volunteers
  • Gets to know volunteers, their interests and match them to opportunities
  • Responds to inquiries from people seeking to volunteer
  • Contributes to the chapter’s website and social media pages
  • • Possibly -communicates to the chapter membership via mass emails
  • • *Note: unless the Volunteer Coordinator wants to, the Volunteer Coordinator is not expected to lead a program (Le. beach cleanups) or lead specialized volunteer training (Le. for water quality monitoring. These duties fall to the respective Program Leaders.


Remote

Ok

Benefits

  • Training Provided
  • Language/Cultural Support Available

How To Apply

mflores@surfrider.org

Email a brief introduction about yourself and why you’d like to volunteer with Surfrider


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