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Why Me & Sherry's House Volunteer Coordinator in Worcester, Massachusetts

Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the Volunteer Coordinator will focus on the planning, coordination, and execution of recruiting, interviewing, training, and supervising volunteers to help at family fun events, support group meetings, and fundraisers. The Volunteer Coordinator will work closely with the Why Me Team, groups, local schools, and Universities. \ Recruiting, interviewing, supervising and training volunteers \ Building a schedule for volunteers for ongoing tasks as well as for staffing events \ Organizing and promoting events \Tracking volunteer hours \ Organizing a volunteer Appreciation Day for National Volunteer Appreciation \ Manage the volunteer data base \ Community outreach activities \ Must attend monthly evening support groups, family fun events and fundraisers \ Must have the ability to work evenings and weekends Skills and Qualifications \ Must be able to effectively communicate the organizations mission \ Must be able to motivate, inspire and retain volunteers \ Able to work with minimal supervision, highly organized and detail oriented with a strong sense of confidentiality \ Strong computer, office equipment and networking sills \ Strong written and verbal communication skills \ Non-profit experience a plus