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Reporting to the Home Care Network Program Manager, and as a member of a self-directed team, the Coordinator of Volunteer Resources is responsible for the following four key areas within Home Living in the Edmonton Zone: volunteer coordination; program administration; provision of support services to the clients and Case Managers of Home Care; and to help provide a rewarding experience for Home Care volunteers. Travel is required within Edmonton and surrounding areas on a regular basis. All Non-Union Exempt positions are being reviewed for possible inclusion in the AUPE General Support Services bargaining unit. If this position is impacted, the incumbent will be notified accordingly.


Key Responsibilities: Design and carry out recruitment and retention strategies to support appropriate volunteer placement and follow up. Maintain and/or develop recruitment and selection process from screening and interviewing to training and ongoing evaluation of volunteer placement. Facilitate one-to-one volunteer matches with clients with complex health needs living in the community including assessment of the client and his or her living environment. Maintain the volunteer database. Prepare statistical reports and manage budget. Develop and maintain communication tools, such as newsletters, with volunteers and Home Living network staff. Design, develop and review program policies and procedures and volunteer position descriptions. Foster ongoing relationships with other Coordinator of Volunteer Resources in the Edmonton Zone through bi-monthly meetings. Facilitate community linkages and connect to community resources.

  • Classification: Coordinator
  • Union: Exempt
  • Department: CH-Volunteer Resources HC-EDM
  • Primary Location: Sturgeon Community Hospital
  • Negotiable Location: Within Edmonton Zone
  • Employee Class: Regular Full Time
  • FTE: 1.00
  • Posting End Date: 25-JUL-2018
  • Date Available: 06-AUG-2018
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 2
  • Shifts per cycle: 10
  • Shift Pattern: Days
  • Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
  • Minimum Salary: $22.84
  • Maximum Salary: $38.07
  • Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Required
Required Qualifications:

Completion of Volunteer Management certificate and/or equivalency in relevant education and a minimum of two years’ experience is required (preferably within a community care or health care setting).

Additional Required Qualifications:

Must have the ability to work within scheduled timelines and be flexible to adjust to changing priorities. The successful candidate will have good knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite –specifically Word, Excel and Publisher- as well as various internet applications and email.

Preferred Qualifications:

Working knowledge of Volunteer Reporter is considered an asset.

Please note:

All postings close at 23:59 of the posting end date indicated.


Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to ensuring the safety of staff and patients and requires all NEW employees to provide a satisfactory criminal record check (CRC) and/or Vulnerable Sector Search(VSS) prior to the start of their employment. The CRC/VSS must be specific to the role at AHS and must be dated no more than 90 days prior to the date on your written offer from AHS.

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