Meals on Wheels of Central Texas

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P/T Mike's Place Volunteer Coordinator

at Meals on Wheels of Central Texas

commensurate
Posted: 10/24/2018
Job Status: Part Time

Job Description

Meals on Wheels Central Texas is looking for our next Mike’s Place Volunteer Coordinator. This position is responsible for overseeing the coordination of a volunteer network that meets the needs of Mike’s Place and for encouraging an atmosphere where volunteers feel they are challenged, valued and recognized.

In addition, the Volunteer Coordinator works with Mike’s Place Program Manager to provide a safe and caring environment for Mike’s Place participants. Duties include ongoing training of volunteers, scheduling interesting programs for participants, and assisting with the operation of Mike’s Place. 28 hours/week

Find out more about Mike's Place here: https://www.mealsonwheelscentraltexas.org/programs/respite-care

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, sex or age or any other legally protected status.

Skill / Requirements

Two years’ experience with volunteer recruitment and management

High School Diploma or GED

Bilingual preferred

Previous experience with individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias; knowledge of issues faced by aging individuals with disabilities; understanding issues and concerns of caregivers

Excellent interpersonal skills in working with volunteers and staff

Works independently and uses good judgment

Demonstrates initiative and creativity in problem solving

Communicates effectively verbally and in writing

Ability to prioritize

Important Notes

No phone calls please.