Activities involved
Project Management
  • Work remotely
  • Flexible in schedule

Project Manager - Training Schedule - Jewish Family Services

15-20 hours / monthly
How to Apply
After reviewing opportunity below and if still interested, please send a detailed resume plus cover letter indicating why you are interested to:

Peter Mulholland 
VP Project Services, Project Management Volunteers

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Organization Mission - Jewish Family Services

Guided by the wisdom and values of our Jewish tradition, JFS’ mission is to deliver a continuum of social services to individuals and families of all ages and stages of life, supporting them to live healthy and productive lives. Our vision is to be a leader in the Jewish and broader communities, transforming the lives of individuals and families through quality services and innovative programming that responds to evolving community needs.

Project Summary

JFS will conduct training of its 120 personnel and 500 volunteers over the next 12 months. This requires a schedule for the instructors and students who will attend each class or session over the 12-month period.

Project Objectives

•	Develop a 12–16-month schedule for instructors and personnel to train 120 personnel and 500 volunteers. 
•	Develop the work breakdown of up to five JFS personnel and fifteen additional volunteers. 

Required Qualifications

•	Project coordination and scheduling experience.
•	Excellent communication skills and track record for gaining the respect and cooperation of client’s staff.
•	Exceptional planning and leadership skills with the ability to prioritize tasks, manage deadlines and achieve goals in timely manner.
•	Non-profit and social service sector knowledge an asset

Scope of Work

•	Communicate with staff and instructors to verify that they are available within the schedule.
•	Develop the schedules required of the project.
•	Develop a schedule change plan.
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Jewish Family Services will provide a letter of recommendation to the PM volunteer at the successful conclusion of the project, and serve as a reference if appropriate.
Activities involved
Project Management
  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule