Recruitment Coordinator

Overview

Green Neighbours Network of Toronto

Locaton

Remote

Availability

Any day

Flexible hours

Commitment

2 - 5 months

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Individual

Sector

Environment & Animals

Adult (18+)

Development

Skills you would develop

  • Written communication skills

  • Knowledge of the non-profit sector

  • Organizational and time management skills

  • Interpersonal skills

Ideal for

  • University/College students and recent grads

  • Professionals

  • Anyone passionate about technology and the environment

Contact

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Zenaida Yi Sanchez

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Locaton

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About the position

Who we are:


Green Neighbours Network of Toronto (GNN) is seeking an enthusiastic and passionate volunteer to dedicate his/her time and expertise to support this Not-for-Profit organization’s goals and objectives acting as the GNN Volunteer Recruitment Coordinator.


Purpose: 


The GNN Volunteer Recruitment Coordinator will provide leadership throughout the volunteer recruitment process; from identifying the need for volunteers, posting volunteer opportunities, setting up interviews, assessing potential candidates, to the recruitment and onboarding of the selected volunteers.


Responsibilities:


The position of GNN Volunteer Recruitment Coordinator will involve a time commitment, on average, of 12-16 hours a month and will entail the following tasks:


  • Partner with the GNN Volunteer Coordinator and GNN Event Planning Team to identify volunteer needs.

  • Create or update volunteer role descriptions.

  • Post volunteer opportunities in the different platforms available.

  • Identify potential candidates whose interests, background and experience match with the volunteer role requirements.

  • Set up interview sessions (phone calls or video conference calls) with the potential candidates.

  • Select, recruit and onboard volunteers.

Requirements

Preferred Skills:


  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Strong organizational and leadership skills.

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and Google Workspace (Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drive, etc.)

  • Detailed oriented and resourceful.

  • Good listener and service oriented.

  • A passion for the environment and community-building

  • Experience in recruiting volunteers would be an asset.

About the organization

Launched in April 2018, GNN is a network of independent community groups and individuals working together with a common goal: to help make Toronto a city of greener, more vibrant neighbourhoods and a leader in the worldwide urban movement against climate change. GNN aims to facilitate collaboration among members and mentorship of new green groups. We strive to help our members develop skills for effective civic engagement and to build a rich web of alliances with other groups in the areas of health, environment, transit, housing and social justice. We are keen to expand this new network across the city.

Impact

Benefits:


  • Connect with other passionate volunteers interested in making Toronto greener, healthier, and more sustainable.

  • Flexible schedule with possibility to work from home.

  • Apply and enhance your leadership, organization and communication skills.

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