Hospice Volunteer Coordinator- Rockford

OSF Healthcare Rockford , IL 61101

Posted 3 weeks ago

The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for coordinating, training and directing the volunteer services for patients and families, in accordance with OSF philosophy, mission and objectives. The Volunteer Coordinator works closely with other members of the hospice team in assisting with holistic care of patients and families.

Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care that is appropriate to the ages of the patients served. This requires that the individual demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development as well as the physical, emotional and psycho-social needs of the patient population served.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Provides own transportation and auto insurance and abides by all laws, rules and recommendations for safe driving while on duty.

Maintains a valid driver's license.

Demonstrates ability to work independently and execute own workload.

Must be able to use and operate medical and/or office equipment.

Demonstrates strong organizational and analytical skills that reflect ability to multitask and coordinate an active volunteer program.

Expected to take department calls on a rotating basis as needed.

Expected to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Associate's Degree in social science, health or human services preferred.

Experience in related field and in volunteer activity preferred.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

Applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry, age physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability or an unfavorable discharge from military service.

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