In-Community Volunteer Team Leader

(Canadian Blood Services)

Position ID: V-KNA0039 Last Modified: 29 Jun 2020 Last Full Update: 04 Sep 2019
Opportunity Details
For More InformationPatti Kilback, Volunteer Coordinator, Canadian Blood Services; Phone: 250.717.5244 ext 4
Link to Application FormOn-line at or in person at the Clinic
DescriptionLeadership Volunteer Opportunity with Canadian Blood Services 
Do you want the opportunity to make a difference in your community? Do you want to help save some lives? Are you great with the public, well organized, motivated and interested in being a part of something meaningful? If so – we would like to meet you! 
We are looking for volunteer leaders who will plan and implement volunteer-driven blood donor recruitment events and activities in their community. Supported by our team of Volunteer Resources professionals, this person will recruit, train and lead volunteers to go to events where they will actively recruit blood donors. 
Still sound good to you? Great! Here's what we are looking for: 
- Interest in helping to save lives 
- Great at planning, organizing and staying on task 
- Comfort working with the public 
- Ability to train, lead and mentor others 
- Great communication skills 
- Available approximately 8 hours per month 
Still think you've got what it takes to help us save lives? Let's talk.
Benefits- An opportunity to develop and demonstrate experience in sales, community development, event management, program and project management, public speaking, communications, training and leadership;  
- A letter of reference and recommendation after 6 months with Canadian Blood Services as a volunteer 
- Free logo wear
Skills/Experience- Ability to pay attention to details 
- Friendly, outgoing and possess good communication skills 
- Excellent listening skills 
- Able to work independently as well as in a team environment 
- Sensitive and respectful of the dignity of all people 
- Able to relate to different personalities and age groups in a variety of situations 
- Able to observe and react appropriately to adverse situations 
- Professional in manner and appearance 
- Reliable and punctual
Minimum Age of Volunteer17 year(s) and up
Police CheckNot Required
Areas of InterestBlood Drive Assistance ; Event Coordination ; General helper ; Greeter ; Public Speaking ; Setup/Cleanup ; Special Event
LocationKelowna and area
Agency Details
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Organization NameCanadian Blood Services
Address & Map
1865 Dilworth Dr, #103
Kelowna, BC V1Y 9T1
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Office PhoneMain Office: 250.717.5244  
Book an Appointment: 1.888.236.6283
Toll Free Phone1.888.236.6283