Volunteer Manager [San Antonio, Texas]

POSITION: Volunteer Manager

AGENCY: Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Antonio

LOCATION: San Antonio, Texas

ABOUT US

The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

ABOUT THIS POSITION

The purpose of this position is to ensure that mentors are screened and supported well so they can participate in successful mentoring relationships with children.

CHARACTERISTICS OF A SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE FOR THIS POSITION

The successful candidate for this position is enthusiastic, likeable, communicative, adaptable, organized, caring, trustworthy, skilled in coaching others, perseveres in completing challenging tasks, tackles problems when needed, and values different perspectives and experiences.

EDUCATION

A Bachelor’s degree is required.

DAY TO DAY RESPONSIBILITIES

Volunteer Managers interview and assess prospective mentors to match them with children in one-to-one mentoring relationships. Once a volunteer is matched, the Volunteer Manager meets with them periodically to assess how each child is building and maintain developmental assets. The Senior Volunteer Manager demonstrates advanced skill and knowledge of key agency metrics.

TRAINING

Extensive initial and on-going training on the Big Brothers Big Sisters Service Delivery System and other topics relevant to providing social services is provided to the successful candidate.

FT SALARY RANGE

$35,000-$42,000.

All candidates are evaluated at 6 and 12 months and eligible for annual merit increases.

BENEFITS

Medical, dental, disability and life insurance benefits are provided.  A medical plan that is no cost to the employee is available.  The agency has between 10 and 12 holidays each year and employees can accrue up to 21 additional paid days off per year depending on the length of their employment.  A simplified employee pension plan is also provided for the employee after 2 years of employment. Mileage is reimbursed.  Staff development opportunities are provided.

HOW TO APPLY OR ASK QUESTIONS

Apply at Indeed or forward resume to careers@bigmentor.org