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ARK is currently looking for a Volunteer Intake Coordinator to join the team. ARK (Accessibility Renovations for Kids) is a growing Calgary charity working to reshape the lives of children with mobility challenges by renovating or modifying their family home to make it more accessible. If you’re looking for an opportunity to help you get experience or get your mandatory high-school volunteer hours completed while helping ARK accomplish its mission. This is the right opportunity for you! The volunteer Intake Coordinator will support volunteers through the intake process, replying to volunteer inquiries and any general questions applicants may have when applying.This position works within the Volunteer Management team and reports to the Director of Volunteer Management. Duties and Responsibilities - Initial Volunteer screening. - Emailing Volunteer Applications to candidates. - Answering questions or concerns from candidates. - Receiving applications and saving and updating volunteer information ie. Resume, application..etc - Updating Volunteer Connector by approving and closing applications. Qualities and Skills: - Energetic and self-motivated. - Accountable and empathetic. - Strong organizational skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills. - Accurate data entry and strong computer skills. Requirements: - English as a primary language. - Able to work effectively within a team and independently. - Friendly & people person who can successfully communicate with new volunteers. - Direct experience with recruitment is an asset. - Comfortable communicating with people with diverse backgrounds. - Resident of Calgary or surrounding areas.
Volunteering with Accessibility Renovations for Kids (ARK) is a fantastic way to put your skills to work to help improve the lives of local children with mobility challenges. ARK's Volunteer Management Team is made up of fun, friendly folk who enjoy having a laugh while at the same time using their talents in a way that is meaningful and fulfilling.