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Volunteer Wisconsin AmeriCorps Service - Volunteer Coordinator

Americorps Serve Wisconsin logoAmeriCorps, often referred to as a domestic Peace Corps, places individuals within communities to give a year of their life to serving others.  Spend the next year serving members of our community, recruiting and supporting volunteers at the Goodman Community Center.  The GCC’s volunteer program engages members of our community to support the mission and programs of the Goodman Community Center.  The center currently engages over 2,900 volunteers a year and in 2018 volunteers donated over 28,000 hours of service.  During the commitment period, the member will support the volunteer program in recruiting and managing volunteers across all of the center’s programs, as well as developing tools to support our staff working with and supervising volunteers. 

Hourly position: 35-40 hours per week.

AmeriCorps & GCC Benefits include:

  • $538.15 (gross before taxes) bi-weekly payroll
  • Health insurance (medical, vision, and dental) – premium paid in full (if individual has no other insurance)
  • Childcare reimbursement (if qualified)
  • $6,015 education award upon successful completion of 1700 hours service
  • Forbearance on qualified student loans while serving and interest accrual payments
  • Free service gear
  • Members will have a unique opportunity to build their personal portfolio, develop their skills and serve their community through a year of service.
  • Access to fitness center
  • Access to community meals during work hours

 To apply email your resume to taraw@goodmancenter.org or follow this link to the Marshfield site and click the “become a member’ button.  http://marshfieldclinicamericorps.org/marshfield-clinic-americorps-volunteer-wisconsin/

Job Description

Volunteer Wisconsin AmeriCorps Service- Volunteer Coordinator

AmeriCorps, often referred to as a domestic Peace Corps, places individuals within communities to give a year of their life to serving others. Spend the next year serving members of our community, recruiting and supporting volunteers at the Goodman Community Center. The GCC’s volunteer program engages members of our community to support the mission and programs of the Goodman Community Center. The center currently engages over 2,900 volunteers a year and in 2018 volunteers donated over 28,000 hours of service. During the commitment period, the member will support the volunteer program in recruiting and managing volunteers across all of the center’s programs, as well as developing tools to support our staff working with and supervising volunteers.

Hourly position: 35-40 hours per week.

Reports to: Volunteer Manager

 Responsibilities:

 Administrative Duties

  • Respond to internal and external communications in a timely manner.
  • Meet bi-weekly with key staff to review progress on project goals.
  • Participate in monthly AmeriCorps training sessions.
  • Attend mandatory quarterly staff meetings.
  • Attend mandatory AmeriCorps orientation, conference, and end of year celebration.
  • Complete all required mid and end of year AmeriCorps evaluations.

Volunteers

  • Maintain current listings of open volunteer positions on the GCC web site, external web sites, and social media.
  • Host monthly volunteer orientation.
  • Process volunteer applications and assist staff in screening and placing volunteer applicants.
  • Maintain accurate volunteer records.
  • Provide timely and appropriate recognition to volunteers for their service.
  • Develop and implement system to increase the diversity of GCC’s volunteer force.
  • Plan and coordinate group volunteer projects and special events.
  • Support volunteer management throughout all center programs.
  • Engage corporate and other volunteer groups.
  • Special event support (ex: Juneteenth, Thanksgiving Baskets, Kwanzaa, International Women’s Day)
  • Other projects as needed.

 Benefits:

  • $538.15 (gross before taxes) bi-weekly payroll
  • Health insurance (medical, vision, and dental) – premium paid in full (if individual has no other insurance)
  • Childcare reimbursement (if qualified)
  • $6,015 education award upon successful completion of 1700 hours service
  • Forbearance on qualified student loans while serving and interest accrual payments
  • Free service gear
  • Members will have a unique opportunity to build their personal portfolio, develop their skills and serve their community through a year of service.
  • Access to fitness center
  • Access to community meals during work hours