Family Liaison Volunteer


Published:

12/12/2017

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

12100 Sunset Hills Rd
Suite C10
Reston
VA
20191
United States

Description

Mission: Hopecam is a 501c3 charitable organization with the mission of using technology to overcome the social isolation of children in treatment for cancer. Recognizing the critical need for socialization with their friends and classmates, Hopecam seeks to bridge the lonely divide between homebound or hospitalized children and their friends at school using tablets, web cameras, and Skype.

To learn more, visit www.hopecam.org


Start Date: January


Position Description:

  • Performs check ins with families on how their school connections going, and their experience with Hopecam
  • Assists with any disconnects from the school connection
  • Confirms and collects any updated personal information, and processes information in Hopecam data base
  • Must maintain a positive and professional culture when speaking with families


Required Qualifications:

  • Positive attitude and flexibility
  • Sophisticated and strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work with people from culturally diverse backgrounds
  • Team player and willing to "pitch in" in areas that are not outlined in description
  • Excellent PC skills and well versed in PC version of Microsoft Word/Excel
  • Self motivator
  • Detail orientated
  • Reliable transportation to Hopecam office
  • Must pass criminal background check


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3 months, 2-4 hours/week
  • Sense of humor
  • If you are looking for a one-time opportunity, please email sam@hopecam.org if interested. No phone calls please


Benefits

Training Provided

How To Apply

sam@hopecam.org

http://www.hopecam.org/volunteer-application

Please see out website to fill out a volunteer application!


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