The role of this position is to manage all elements of volunteering within and on behalf of The Cradle. This role involves assessing and meeting organizational needs through the recruitment, placement, and retention of volunteers. Responsibilities include:
Survey staff regularly to assess needs for volunteer assistance
Act as a single point of contact for communications
Ensure volunteers are staffed to support the various areas of operations
Recommend the most efficient use of volunteers, appropriate volunteer/supervisory mix, and future workforce needs to support the volunteer program
Interview volunteers to ensure they are appropriately matched for a position
Create and maintain volunteer service descriptions for each volunteer assignment
Conduct and/or arrange for volunteer orientation and training
At The Cradle you will find a legacy of excellence, decades of experience, and a reputation for quality education that helps to inform adoption decisions.
Renowned as one of the foremost adoption agencies in the country, since opening in 1923 The Cradle has helped place more than 15,000 children into permanent, loving homes. We provide lifelong support for all who are touched by adoption -- birthparents, adopted persons, and adoptive parents.