Program Coordinator for Visually Impaired Support Group

Job Title:

Program Coordinator for Visually Impaired Support Group

Skills Needed:

  • Love and appreciation for older or disabled adults
  • Understanding of the needs of individuals with visual impairments
  • Patient, encouraging, and enthusiastic attitude
  • Willingness to maintain confidentiality of volunteers and service recipients
  • Organizational, scheduling, and coordination skills
  • Ability to orient and train volunteers

Duties:

  • Organize monthly meeting schedule and arrange for speakers and activities for group
  • Arrange for transportation for participants in need of transportation to monthly meeting
  • Document all participant and volunteer hours and report to The Shepherd’s Center staff as required
  • Communicate needs, issues, concerns, ideas and recommendations to The Shepherd’s Center staff
  • Report hours worked to office staff

Location of Duties:

Robinwood Senior Living

Time Required:

First Monday of each month and varied time for planning

Training / Preparation:

Training provided by The Shepherd’s Center Staff. Additional updates or additional training as needed and determined by The Shepherd’s Center staff

Supervisor:

Designated Shepherd’s Center staff member