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Position # 3119
OrganizationElderDog South Vancouver Island Pawd
Position Event and Outreach Coordinator - Saanich and Sidney
Location Saanich and Sidney
Impact Statement ElderDog Victoria is 100% volunteer-run. To carry out our work, we depend on the commitment and dedication of volunteers and the guidance of our strong leadership team.

We are looking for an organized, passionate volunteer to lead our representation at events and community outreach programs within Saanich and Sidney.
The end goals of this role, are to raise awareness of ElderDog, recruit new volunteers, and raise funds to support our important work.

These could include: organization of our monthly ElderDog Walks; information booths at local markets and like-minded sponsored events; and the development and execution of a yearly outreach and events plan.
Description The ideal volunteer we are looking for is:
Passionate about event planning and execution;
Detail-oriented and highly organized;
Self motivated and creative;
Collaborative and thrives in a team environment.

As the Events and Outreach Coordinator you would:
- work in collaboration with the Pawd executive to generate ideas for outreach events;
- develop and coordinate an annual outreach and events plan;
- work with the Volunteer Coordinator to identify volunteers interested in education and outreach activities;
- coordinate event planning and individual outreach events following ElderDog’s Guidelines;
- work closely with Communications Coordinator to promote events;
- participate in Events and Outreach Coordinator meetings hosted by National Office.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details - learn with collaborative leadership team;
- mentorship from National;
- access to others who hold the same role in other Pawds;
- access to existing guidelines,processes, promotional materials etc.
Working Conditions This position is done from home. It involves mainly telephone & email contact.

The commitment:
Varies by event. Ideally it is the time needed to develop and execute on 2-3 events per year or as determined by you and the Pawd executive.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail The commitment:
Varies by event. Ask is for the time required to develop and execute on (2-4) events per year or as determined by you and the Pawd executive.
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Animals/Pets, Leadership/Management, Senior Services
Skill(s) Project Management, Event Management, Computer Skills, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application Link:
Application File:
Website http://www.elderdog.ca
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Judy
Address x Victoria, x


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