Volunteer Coordinator


Rural Community Action Ministry (RCAM) has an immediate opening for a part-time 10-hour per week Volunteer Coordinator position. The Volunteer Coordinator position will be based in Leeds, Maine. Applicants for this position are strongly urged to review the full Job Description for complete details prior to submitting an application.

RCAM is a private non-profit organization providing homelessness and hunger prevention services to 14 rural towns in Central-Western Maine. RCAM has multiple programs to address the needs of those living in poverty:
• A family shelter and senior housing unit
• Fuel, electric, rental and other assistance
• Financial Literacy Education and Self- Sufficiency counseling
• Minor home repairs
• Transportation for seniors to access health care
• Gardening and hunger prevention activities

Close to 100 volunteers assist RCAM with delivering its services in several program areas.

Job Summary/Expectations
The successful candidate will have strong organizational skills and the ability to motivate and encourage a diverse group of volunteers in a variety of volunteer settings. Previous program coordination experience is a plus. Applicants should be self-motivated and willing to work flexible hours based on program need and community outreach and/or fundraising event scheduling.

QUALIFICATIONS

High School diploma or equivalent. Successful experience working with volunteers. Ability to plan and implement a successful volunteer program. Good communication skills on the phone, in person and in writing. Effective public speaker. Refer to job description for full list of qualifications.

SALARY RANGE

$11 to $20 per hour depending on experience.

To Apply:
Send cover letter, resume and a list of three work references by Friday, July 5, 2019 to Janice E. Daku, Executive Director by postal service mail to: Rural Community Action Ministry, 81 Church Hill Rd., Leeds, ME 04263; or email to janice@rcam.net . Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, however applicants are encouraged to apply by July 5, 2019, as interviews will be scheduled quickly with priority given to those received by that date.

Non-Discrimination Policy:
RCAM does not discriminate because of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, ethnicity, mental or physical disability, familial status or status of public assistance. For more information about Rural Community Action Ministry (RCAM) visit www.rcam.net.