(not logged in)

Hide nav pane
books & more

Job Details


Job Number:  38499
Director, Volunteer & Support Services
Job Posted: Thursday, 28 September 2017
Closing Date: Tuesday, 31 October 2017
(46 days ago)
Canuck Place Children's Hospice
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: Vancouver Salary: (not entered)

For over two decades, Canuck Place Children’s Hospice has made a significant difference in the lives of children with life-threatening illnesses and the families who love them.  Be part of a talented and innovative team that takes pride in supporting and providing the highest quality pediatric palliative care.

 

AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY! Canuck Place Children’s Hospice has an exciting opportunity for a Director, Volunteer & Support Services in our Vancouver, BC location. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, as a member of our Senior Leadership Team,  you will contribute in setting the organization’s strategic direction and developing departmental operational plans. You will have an integral part in participating in our provincial expansion of programs and services to meet the needs of children and families we serve. In addition to leading and overseeing the Volunteer and Support Services teams, a large focus of your time will be planning and preparing for the expansion which includes opening of respite beds at our Abbotsford Hospice.

 

 WHAT YOU BRING TO THIS POSITION: You have strong strategic thinking skills and demonstrated proactive approaches in meeting organizational requirements. Sound knowledge of volunteer management best practices, approaches and processes. Strong management, leadership, coaching and mentoring skills. You develop and manage budgets, prioritize and plan activities in order to achieve strategic outcomes and work well with children and families in sensitive situations. You are collaborative, diplomatic, respectful and have superior interpersonal, written and verbal English communications skills.

 

YOUR EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: You have a recognized degree in a related field. Completion of a recognized Volunteer Management Certificate and a minimum of five years in a related, progressive management role or an equivalent combination of education and experience. You have knowledge of licensed health care facility food services and housekeeping standards including infection, protection and control (IPAC) is preferred.

 

READY TO APPLY?**Due to the unique nature of our organization, before submitting your resume, please visit www.canuckplace.org for more information on who we are and what we do.  For more detailed information on the position and how to apply, visit our Careers page. This posting will remain open until filled.

 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates who have been short-listed will be contacted.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Due to the unique nature of our organization, before submitting your resume, please visit www.canuckplace.org for more information on who we are and what we do. For more detailed information on the position and how to apply, visit our Careers page.
Contact Details:
Deb Knopp
Canuck Place Children's Hospice
1690 Matthews Ave
Vancouver, BC, V6J 2T2

Tel: 6047303302
E-mail:
www:   www.canuckplace.org


 Thanks for looking on WorkInNonProfits.ca and good luck with your job search!

 
Please Note: WorkInNonProfits.ca is not affiliated with and in no way endorses or vets the organization that posted this job. Any links posted within the job will take you to their external site where the same disclaimer applies.

 
Home Skip to content Skip to navigation Contact us Access keys Hide Left Pane Find a job Post a job Find service provider