Volunteer Coordinator

We currently have a volunteer position for a Volunteer Coordinator. This dynamic role will appeal to an individual who wants to be part of a dedicated team, is committed to excellence, and passionate about engaging people to make a difference and help hEr VOLUTION to work on access to innovative education and employment services to girls and young women in STEM. 

About hEr VOLUTION
Our mission: hEr VOLUTION encourages girls and young women to pursue STEM-based careers and promotes stakeholder’s involvement in the support of STEM education in Canada.
Our vision: To raise awareness and value placed on STEM education for girls and young women in Canada.

Based in Toronto, Canada, hEr VOLUTION is the go to place for girls and young women from low-income households and underprivileged communities throughout Canada to come to in order to provide them with innovative workshops and support around 21st Century Skills. From here we work hand in hand with local government to create opportunities for the next generation of women in STEM to further connect them with leaders in the industry for career support. We do this by listening to the needs of the community and the industry while giving all the resources back to the general public in a language that everyone understands.

In collaboration with colleagues and the Executive Director, this role will be responsible for all facets of the volunteer engagement succession, including recruitment, interview/screening, selection, orientation & training, monitoring & supervision, evaluation, recognition, as well as innovative volunteer program development. The candidate must have the ability to work with a diverse portfolio of volunteers, who provide service in a wide array of roles that support hEr VOLUTION’s strategic programs and organisational priorities. The individual must be adaptable to meet the changing needs of the organisation, with a focus on continuous improvement, and within a culture of accountability and respect. A significant part of this position entails promoting positive public relations within the organisation, as well as in the community, and with various stakeholder groups.

Qualifications/Skills

The chosen candidate will be required to invest a minimum of 10 hours per month. A trial period of successful 3 months will be required for a letter of reference to be issued.

Please send your resume along with a cover letter to info@hervolution.org. We appreciate all applications, however, only the chosen applicants for an interview will be contacted.