In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority (Island Health) patient and staff safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
The Coordinator, Volunteer Engagement, organizes and coordinates volunteers in various programs that contribute to the benefits and services offered to VIHA clients. As a member of a multi-disciplinary team, the Coordinator supports the administration of recruitment, online training, and recognition of volunteers.
Education, Training And Experience
At least 3 years' experience in a paid or unpaid Volunteer Coordination position. Knowledge or familiarity of the Volunteer Management Theory Cycle considered an asset.
Skills And Abilities
Superior computer and technological skills (MS Office Suite required)
Demonstrated administrative skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Experience working with a database.
Demonstrated experience as a volunteer is an asset.
Supporting volunteer teams is an asset.
Willingness to learn new online systems.
Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.