|Volunteer Coordinator||https://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/mennonite voluntary service/United States/536189/Volunteer Coordinator||Volunteer Coordinator||Jubilee Association of Maryland, Inc||<p>
<b><u>PURPOSE AND SCOPE:</u></b><br>
The Volunteer Coordinator will recruit and coordinate volunteers to provide meaningful social interactions to individuals who participate in the Friendship Exchange, Jubilee Social Club, Together as One, Cooking for Independence, and the Retiring at Home Program activities. The Volunteer Coordinator also will work to coordinate volunteers to help with administrative duties in the office such as filing and answering phones, and projects at other Jubilee locations, such as annual clean-up, landscaping, holiday celebrations, and the annual car wash.
<li>Work with Jubilee Association of Maryland staff to conduct needs assessment and to identify projects and opportunities for volunteers</li>
<li>Recruit volunteers through community - outreach to include: presentations to faith, business, and/or community groups; staffing information booths at community events; and utilizing the media </li>
<li>Supervise volunteers; act as the primary point of contact at the volunteer activity</li>
<li>Maintain accurate records of volunteer participation </li>
<li>Develop community partnerships to support the volunteer program</li>
<b><u>SKILLS AND ATTITUDES NECESSARY:</u></b>
<li>Skilled at taking initiative, problem solving, and working independently</li>
<li>Interest in supporting adults with developmental disabilities</li>
<li>Ability to interact well with diverse groups of people</li>
<li>Strong verbal skills, to communicate effectively with staff, volunteers, and community groups</li>
<li>Able to respond to organizational change productively and maintain positive attitude </li>
At Jubilee Association of Maryland, the office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 am - 5:30 pm; occasional evening and weekend work may be required for volunteer projects.
The Volunteer Coordinator's desk will be in the office at 10408 Montgomery Avenue, Kensington, MD 20895; Jubilee residences are spread throughout Montgomery County. Please note: locations may not be accessible by public transportation.