Volunteer Position: Program Coordinator

The Program Coordinator oversees program development and the activities and services provided by the organization in its three program areas of support, education, and advocacy.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop/create courses and programs to meet the needs of the herdshare community and carry out the mission of the organization and its purposes.
  • Actively seek feedback from service participants and the broader herdshare community in order to meet the changing needs of the herdshare community
  • Oversee program development and delivery
  • Work with the Volunteer Coordinator to recruit volunteers to help the organization carry out its mandate.
  • As a team lead, supervise, coach, motivate, and train volunteers who carry out the services and activities of the organization.
  • Develop a program-area budget and liaise with the Treasure and VP Fundraising to ensure that funds are available for program delivery.

What Would Be an Asset:

  •  Previous experience in a service-oriented or agriculture-related non-profit organization,
  • Previous experience as a program coordinator or program director
  • Ability to work effectively in collaboration with diverse groups of people
  • Willing to learn new skills.
  • Passion, idealism, integrity, positive attitude, mission-driven, and self-directed

Other:  The Board holds regular meetings, usually by videoconferencing (Google Hangouts).

Interested?  Please fill in this application form and email to contact@bcherdshare.org or print and mail to #3 – 3612 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C.  V6R 1P1.   Questions?  Please email us.