Volunteer and Community Coordinator

  • CompanyMiddlesex County
  • Job TypeHealth
  • Required ExperienceTwo (2) years of previous experience in volunteer management, preferably in a long-term care home setting
  • Job TypePart Time
  • Education / Credentials2-year post-secondary diploma in Volunteer Management, Recreation/Leisure studies or related field
  • ResumeRequired
  • Cover LetterRequired
  • Application Deadline06/07/2024

Job Description

Volunteer and Community CoordinatorDEPARTMENTHuman Resources CLOSING DATEFri, 06/07/2024 – 16:30 EMPLOYMENT TYPEPart-time OverviewUnder the general direction of the Manager of Resident Programs and Support Services, the Volunteer and Community Coordinator will be responsible for the recruiting, training, and scheduling of volunteers and community groups. The Volunteer and Community Coordinator will ensure volunteers and community groups have a positive and meaningful experience while contributing to the well-being of the residents. The Volunteer and Community Coordinator will serve as a liaison between volunteers, community groups, educational institutions and the organization, ensuring effective communication and coordination.WHY CHOOSE STRATHMERE LODGE?Strathmere Lodge is a not-for-profit, long-term care home that is owned by Middlesex County. Opened in 2006, this facility sits on a five-acre site on the outskirts of Strathroy. The home provides care to 160 residents in accordance with Ontario legislation and standards established and monitored by the Ministry of Long-Term Care.At Strathmere Lodge, you will have a chance to make an impact in your everyday work and build lasting relationships. We offer a culture that values inclusion, diversity, and employee development. We invest in our people to help them leverage their strengths to achieve their career aspirationsWHAT WE OFFEREmployee Recognition EventsProfessional DevelopmentFlex Time/Banked Time-OffOMERS Pension PlanPay in lieu of benefitsEmployee and Family Assistance Program

Experience and Qualifications

Qualifications • 2-year post-secondary diploma in Volunteer Management, Recreation/Leisure studies or related field• Two (2) years of previous experience in volunteer management, preferably in a long-term care home setting• Current Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening and completion of TB testing that is satisfactory to Strathmere Lodge/Middlesex County• Valid Driver’s licence with a driver’s abstract that is clean and free of any infractions, and access to a vehicle

How to Apply

HOW TO APPLYIf you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your cover letter and resume by email to hr@middlesex.ca by 4:30 p.m. on June 7, 2024.We thank all applicants who apply, but only those applicants to be interviewed will be acknowledged. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for candidate selection purposes only.