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About the Position
Position # 1782
OrganizationSpecial Olympics BC - Victoria
Position Volunteer Coordinator
Impact Statement We are a volunteer, non-profit organization providing sport, recreation, training and competition to athletes with intellectual disabilities in the Capital Region. Over 200 athletes participate in 15 programs. Every day we see the dramatic impact that Special Olympics has on everyone involved - athletes, volunteers, coaches, family members and the community.
Description We are looking for an outgoing, enthusiastic individual to take on the role of recruiting and coordinating coaches and volunteers for year-round sport programs and competitive sporting opportunities.

Key Functions
• Promote and support the objectives of Special Olympics – Victoria (SOVic)
• Liaise with the Head Coach Coordinator and team on an annual basis to identify head coach, coach and volunteer requirements
• Develop an annual plan for the recruitment of volunteers
• Respond to inquiries from people interested in volunteering; provide them with the link for registration to get the registration process started
• Understand the special needs of each program/sport and interview potential volunteers to determine the right fit between program/sport and volunteer
• Coordinate volunteers for special events organized by SOVic and/or on behalf of SOVic
Training Details Special Olympics will provide orientation.
Working Conditions Work from home. You should have access to a computer, email and phone.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail This position is flexible (~10-15 hours/month) depending on time of year and activities programmed.
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Boards/Committees, Recreation/Sports, Special Events
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Computer Skills, Motivate Others, Strategic Thinking, Respect
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.victoriaspecialolympics.com/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Monika Miskiewicz
Address P.O. Box 31121 RPO University Heights Victoria, V8N 6J3
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