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Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
Also required for this position: • Excellent and creative research and critical thinking skills. • Ability to take direction and work independently. • Trustworthy, friendly and patient. • Comfortable using Google Suite. • Asset: Experience in constructing online postings and/or making cold calls.
Languages Needed:

Excellent English communication both verbal and written.

  • Work remotely
  • Flexible in schedule

Virtual Targeted Volunteer Recruitment - Northern Alberta

Northern Alberta, Edmonton, AB, T5K 0C7 [map]
2-3 hours / weekly
Minimum 6 Months
Do you love being creative, researching, and finding unique ways to connect with your community? If you're looking for a virtual, flexible volunteer opportunity our new Targeted Volunteer Recruitment position may be for you!

You will support the Volunteer Department Coordinators in connecting with communities, groups, businesses, organizations, and schools to encourage volunteerism and CNIB's Vision Mate program. This program matches volunteers and clients who need our support to reduce social isolation and increase independence and community engagement. 

This position requires volunteers to be comfortable with conducting research, maintaining accurate records, creating online posts, and connecting to groups through cold calls or email. 

Help members of your community find the perfect fit for their volunteering endeavors while also helping individuals who are blind or partially sighted to live the lives they choose. 

Volunteers applying for this position must be over the age of 18. 

This opportunity can be completed from any location in Northern Alberta.

To learn more about the CNIB please visit https://cnib.ca or fill out our Volunteer Interest Form at https://www.tfaforms.com/4751778?region=ab

If you have additional questions please email abnvolunteers@cnib.ca.
Additional Details & Skills Required
Volunteers will be required to complete a police check with a vulnerable sector check and receive position specific training prior to being placed.
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
As a volunteer you will be a part of a dedicated and passionate staff/volunteer team working to further CNIB’s mission: Assisting in the recruitment of volunteers is vital to CNIB programing.

You will gain and enhance your skills and experience  in communication, research, marketing, and interpersonal skills. 

After 3 months you can request a reference or confirmation of hours. 

You will be doing your part to help connect volunteers in your community to their dream opportunity.
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
Also required for this position: • Excellent and creative research and critical thinking skills. • Ability to take direction and work independently. • Trustworthy, friendly and patient. • Comfortable using Google Suite. • Asset: Experience in constructing online postings and/or making cold calls.
Languages Needed:

Excellent English communication both verbal and written.

  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule