TITLE: Volunteer Specialist
REPORTS TO: Volunteer Support Manager
CLASSIFICATION: Non-Exempt, Full-Time (35 hour workweek)
COMPENSATION: $18.00-$21.00 per hour (full benefit package available)
LOCATION: Newport News, VA
POSTED: May 15, 2018
CLOSING: Until Filled
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. We are one of 112 councils chartered by Girl Scouts of the USA, the world's leading organization dedicated solely to girls, where, in an accepting and nurturing environment, girls build character and skills for success. Headquartered in Chesapeake, Virginia, Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast serves nearly 11,000 girls in grades K-12 throughout southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. With the guidance of more than 6,500 dedicated and trained volunteers, girls discover the fun, friendship, and power of girls together. We offer a collaborative work environment with open communication and mutual respect. Work with a diverse group of professionals in a dynamic environment that empowers you to explore your full potential.
The volunteer specialist is responsible for providing support to volunteers (troop, service unit or administrative teams and committees) within an assigned geographic or functional area. They are responsible for supporting the implementation of innovative strategies and effective service for supporting girl and adult membership through the service unit structure.
In addition to the above duties, incumbents assigned as the following functional expert will have these additional accountabilities:
Girl Awards Expert
Volunteer Recognition Expert
Education, Experience, & Certifications
Skills & Competencies
The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls including the operation of computer keyboard, calculator, copier machine and other office equipment; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; bend and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear within normal range for telephone use. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. The employee must have close visual acuity to perform activities such as viewing a computer terminal, preparing and analyzing data and figures, extensive reading, and driving. Occasional high stress work may be required in dealing with volunteers/staff. Evening and/or weekend work is frequently required.
Submit resume and cover letter or online GSCCC application to:
Girl Scout Council of Colonial Coast, Human Resources
912 Cedar Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322
Phone 757-547-4405 Fax 757-547-1872, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Equal Opportunity Employer
Visit http://www.gsccc.org/Employment.aspx for more information.