Volunteer Oncology Salon Coordinator

Published

05/08/2018

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Address

131 N County Line Rd
60521
Hinsdale
Illinois
60521
United States

Description

Role Summary & Anticipated Outcome

Wellness House envisions a community where all people affected by cancer thrive. Offered at no cost, and as a complement to medical treatment, our programs educate, support and empower participants so they will improve their physical and emotional well-being.

 

As an Oncology Salon Coordinator Volunteer, you will be coordinating services for our salon.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Scheduling salon appointments at our Hinsdale, IL location, including hair cutting and shaving, wig styling, and hair styling for those experiencing hair regrowth post treatment
  • Coordinating all salon volunteers
  • Communicating with participants and creating a warm, comfortable experience
  • Collaborating with Oncology Education Associate to help develop and expand services to participants
  • Monitoring supply inventory

Staff responsibilities to Volunteers

  • Provide training on Wellness House and policy/procedure
  • Be available for any questions or concerns

 

Qualifications and Skills

  • Commitment to mission of Wellness House
  • Strong relationship-building skills and organization
  • Strong computer and administrative skills
  • Proficient at Excel
  • Experience coordinating beauty services
  • Experience with oncology population preferred
  • Must not have attended programs at Wellness House as a participant within the last 6 months

 

Commitment

  • One-year commitment
  • Average of 3 hours per week

 

Impact

  • Creating a positive, warm environment for participants will increase quality of services and possibly lead to retention of participants and/or recruitment of new participants

 

Benefit

  • Wellness House Volunteers will increase communication, problem-solving, and multi-tasking skills. Volunteers will become a part of the volunteer community at Wellness House.

 

 

Benefits

  • Training Provided

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