JOB TITLE: Volunteer & Community Hub Specialist
CLASSIFICATION: Part-time, Non-Exempt
HOURS: 20 hours per week, Weekend and Occasional Evening Hours Required
SALARY: $20 Per Hour; Competitive Benefits Package
REPORTS TO: Community Care Manager
LandPaths seeks an individual with a passion for building a diverse, healthy and whole community connected with the land. The ideal candidate is driven, energetic and creative; excels in an active work environment, is committed to equity in access to nature, and loves the outdoors. The Volunteer & Community Hub Specialist will provide day-to-day implementation of: LandPaths’ volunteer program to support volunteerism across all LandPaths’ work; TrekSonoma, a multi-day adventure program, organizing walking, biking or paddling trips across areas of the County, and; community enjoyment of LandPaths’ preserves and properties we manage to cultivate these places as “community hubs.” The Volunteer & Community Hub Specialist is responsible for responding to numerous inquiries ranging from interested volunteers, to potential Trek participants, and individual and group interest in visiting LandPaths’ preserves and properties. The Volunteer & Community Hub Specialist will support additional activities and events that cultivate connections with nature and each other, such as monthly pot-lucks, annual signature celebrations, and a volunteer thank you event. The Volunteer & Community Hub Specialist will represent LandPaths during volunteer activities, and participate in other community building events in a manner that builds collaboration with individuals, corporate groups, and the broader community.
The Volunteer & Community Hub Specialist will be a member of the Community Care Initiative dedicated to strengthening our shared purpose to steward the land, collectively celebrate its beauty, and renew and inspire awe. The Volunteer & Community Hub Specialist is responsible for knowing and implementing volunteer best practices and providing reflections on the effectiveness of the program and the volunteer experience. TrekSonoma responsibilities represent approximately ten percent of work hours, with seasonal variation.
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
A successful candidate will likely have experience as a volunteer or working with volunteers, including the following qualifications:
A successful candidate will embrace LandPaths’ values and culture, including the following:
This is a part-time position. Pay for this position begins at $20 per hour, and includes a benefits package.
Interested applicants should send a BRIEF AND SPECIFIC cover letter and resume to LandPaths ~ attn: HR, 618 4th Street, Suite 217, Santa Rosa, CA 95404 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, November 27.
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