Area Coordinators - Heart Foundation - Big Heart Appeal 2020
Volunteer Area Coordinators coordinate the street collection in their local areas, both prior to the event and during the Big Heart Appeal (21 and 22 February 2020). They are an essential link between the Heart Foundation and a team of volunteers who generously give up their time to collect donations at various sites in their local area.
As a volunteer Area Coordinator, you would be involved in the lead up to and during the Big Heart Appeal street collection during February 2020. Prior to the event, you would assist with the recruitment, coordination and support of volunteers, and during the street collection days you would oversee these volunteers at multiple collection sites in your local area.
The ideal candidate will be: Passionate and aligned with the Heart Foundation’s mission and the heart health cause; A reliable and organised self-starter; Excellent communication skills; Well-spoken and confident to engage with diverse groups (in person and over the phone); Confident when providing guidance and coordinating a team of volunteers; Some experience in administration and/or coordination; Basic word, excel and email skills; Current driver’s licence (access to a vehicle would be preferable). You will need to have regular access to email, the internet and a working mobile phone
We expect this role to take up to 2 hours of your time per week in February, in the lead up to the Big Heart Appeal, and up to 8 hours on the street collection days. Please note that expenses for pre-approved local travel can be compensated.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.