The Literacy Council of Northern Virginia, a leading adult education non-profit, is seeking a Volunteer Coordinator, who will report to the Associate Director of Community Engagement. This part-time position (30 hours per week) provides administrative support to LCNV’s volunteer recruitment, training, and retention efforts by handling all volunteer inquiries, arranging the logistics and record-keeping of volunteer orientations and trainings, and facilitating the follow-up of volunteer recruitment and retention. The position requires working evenings and weekends.
In particular, the Volunteer Coordinator will serve as the organization’s primary point person for all prospective volunteers, responding to email, phone, and drop-in inquiries. The Coordinator will support the planning and coordination of volunteer orientations and trainings, by tracking volunteer registrations and payment, organizing materials, setting up training room and technical equipment, and attending all trainings to provide support. In addition, the coordinator will provide administrative follow-up to the orientations and trainings, which includes entering and maintaining volunteer records in the LCNV database, collecting and analyzing volunteer survey results, providing support to office and other volunteers, and assisting the Associate Director of Community Engagement as needed.
Candidates with a minimum of a two year degree and 1-2 years of professional experience are preferred, though not required. Proficiency in MS Office, particularly Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook are essential. Experience with data management and with common database platforms is required. The ideal candidate will have a strong customer service focus, be exceptionally attentive to detail, and highly organized, capable of multi-tasking and prioritizing. We are looking for a self-starter to join a congenial, fast-paced, mission-driven non-profit service environment.
Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter to Volunteer Coordinator, Literacy Council of Northern Virginia, 2855 Annandale Road, Falls Church, VA 22042 or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE/AA. Position closes on November 23, 2015.
ELL classroom teachers
The Literacy Council of Northern Virginia is seeking experienced ELL teachers for an 8 to 12 week session. Part-time positions (6 hours/week) are available in Herndon, Springfield, and Alexandria, Va. Please send resume and cover letter to Teaching Position, Literacy Council of Northern Virginia, 2855 Annandale Road, Falls Church, VA 22042 or via email@example.com. EOE/AA