Daily Archives: January 8, 2016
Position Title: Food Initiatives Manager
Reports to: Director of Parish Social Ministry & Coordinator of Supportive Services
Direct Reports: One Food Pantry assistant
Position Summary: This position is responsible for the management and oversight of the Food Initiatives, including stationary and mobile services.
Manage all aspects of Food Initiatives:
o Recruit & supervise volunteers
o Scheduling, calendar planning
o Organization of physical space and also data
o Social media communication
o Managing logistics in all aspects of this role
o Development of relationships with community partners
o Oversight of vehiclesOther duties as assigned
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will possess the following minimum qualifications:
High school graduate
Strong interpersonal skills
Highly organized; experienced in project planning
Excellent communication, both written and verbal
Proficient in MS Word and Excel
Sensitive to diverse cultures
Flexible hours; some evenings or weekends
Own and drive a car with current liability insurance
Self-starter and able to work independently
Can manage multiple projects
Able to climb stairs
Able to lift 40 pounds
Position Level: Part-Time 20 hours per week. Paid vacation, holidays and personal time.
Closing Date 01.30.16
Contact: Therese Gustaitis, email@example.com, 901.722.4794
VOLUNTEER SERVICES SPECIALIST
Reports To: Volunteer Coordinator
Position(s) Available: 1 (one)
Agape is seeking a Volunteer Services Specialist for our Volunteer & Recruitment program. The Volunteer Services Specialist provides on-going support to Volunteer Coordinator by managing volunteer services activities related to the implementation and on-going support of the new department needs; assist in designing retention strategies for volunteers, participate and assist with efforts in the development of new and assessment of current policies and procedures for recruitment, retention of volunteers for the agency. The Volunteer Services Specialist will work closely with Volunteer Coordinator and with all members of the Leadership Team and others within the agency to ensure that his/her responsibilities are effectively and consistently discharged. Additionally, the Volunteer Services Specialist must be highly organized, excellent public speaking and presentation skills, and ability to network.
Education & Experience Requirement:
Bachelor’s degree in business, personnel management or related field. Candidate must demonstrate leadership and management skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment. Additionally, candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Candidate must be willing to engage in Agape’s Performance Quality and Improvement (also known as Continuous Quality Improvement) standards of quality & excellence.
SCHOOL-BASED CONNECTOR (Anticipated Vacancy)
Position(s) Available: 2 (two)
Agape is seeking applicants for School-Based Connector positions to effectively provide grassroots outreach and engagement of the youth and facilitate connection with them to the high quality services needed to succeed. The goal of the School-Based Connector position is to be embedded in a selected site/neighborhood in Memphis with the hope of connecting with families, and assisting by linking them to resources, that they desire and need. They are responsible for ensuring the health and welfare of children and families served, which includes seeing that needs are being appropriately addressed, i.e., medical, health, spiritual, emotional, social, employment, educational/training, etc.
Education & Experience Requirement:
Master’s Degree in Social Work or other related social services fields acceptable. Candidate must be culturally sensitive with a passion for helping others. Must be computer literate. Must have a valid driver license and own a vehicle with proof of auto insurance. Candidate must be willing to engage in Agape’s Performance Quality and Improvement (also known as Continuous Quality Improvement) standards of quality & excellence.
Send Resumes To: Employment@AgapeMeansLove.org