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Director of Volunteers (field or remote)

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Advocates Abroad | Lesbos Prefecture, XA, Greece
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Advocates Abroad


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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
September 30, 2019
April 30, 2020
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

PLEASE NOTE:

• The position is based on Lesvos, Greece or remotely as needed.

• Duration of the position is six months, with preference in hiring for applicants capable of serving at least one year.

• The position includes training and review materials.

• The position is unpaid though a modest reimbursement is provided monthly for operational costs.


RESPONSIBILITIES

• Evaluates volunteer applications and conducts interviews for recruitment

• Organizes administrative files for each team and updates team calendar.

• Liaises regularly with Executive Director and Training Director to ensure the effective and thorough training of field volunteers.

• Regularly maintains contact with all volunteers active in teams.

• Facilitates weekly logistics Skype call.

• Communicates monthly with the Board of Directors or as needed.


QUALIFICATIONS

• Completed/enrolled in a Graduate degree; Law preferred (required).

• Minimum five years of relevant coordinator experience (required).

• Demonstrated experience with working with refugees and asylum-seekers.

• Excellent communication, strategic thinking, and interpersonal skills.

• Cultural sensitivity and ability to maintain confidentiality.

• Fluent in English. Knowledge of Arabic, Greek, Farsi an asset.

PLEASE NOTE:

• The position is based on Lesvos, Greece or remotely as needed.

• Duration of the position is six months, with preference in hiring for applicants capable of serving at least one year.

• The position includes training and review…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Stipend Provided
  • Training Provided
  • Language / Cultural Support Available
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

How to Apply

HOW TO APPLY

Send a letter of interest and CV with subject line ‘Director of Volunteers Application’ to director@advocatesabroad.org

HOW TO APPLY

Send a letter of interest and CV with subject line ‘Director of Volunteers Application’ to director@advocatesabroad.org

Location

Lesbos Prefecture, XA, GR

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