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Volunteer Specialist

Job Description
Volunteers of America Colorado Branch
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Job Location: 
Denver Metro
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Job Category: 
Health & Mental Health | Programs/Services | Volunteer Management | Other
Job Description: 

Volunteers of America is a national, nonprofit, faith-based organization dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential.

Through more than 30 distinct human service programs throughout the state of Colorado, including housing and healthcare, Volunteers of America helps more than 200,000 Coloradoans each year. Since 1896, our ministry of service has supported and empowered America's most vulnerable groups, including at-risk youth, the frail elderly, low-income families, homeless individuals and families, women and children escaping domestic violence, and those seeking affordable housing solutions. Our work touches the mind, body, heart — and ultimately the spirit — of those we serve, integrating our deep compassion with highly effective programs and services.

Our administrative offices are located at 2660 Larimer Street, Denver CO 80205. To speak to someone about our programs or volunteering opportunities you may email us at or call 303-297-0408. To keep up with our news and activities, follow us on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

Volunteers of America Colorado Branch programs are available to all people regardless of race, age, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender variance, marital status, national origin, military status or physical or mental disability.

Areas of Responsibility


Associate’s degree in related field or equivalent relevant experience.  Minimum one-year supervisory or administrative experience.  Prefer experience in volunteer administration or service as a volunteer.  Must be computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Office.  Good organizational skills and demonstrated ability to multi-task.  Strong communication skills both oral and written.  One year of direct experience in human services.  Experience with homeless and low income individuals preferred.



The Volunteer Specialist works in conjunction with the Project Manager to implement promote and oversee the Mission’s programs and activities.  He/she helps ensure program accountability and effective, professional interaction between staff, clients and volunteers by engaging and assessing the volunteer needs of the Mission and by recruiting, training and supervising volunteers and providing resources and support to clients.



Salary:$15.61 per hour


Work Schedule:Monday-Thursday 7:30 am - 1:30 pm Friday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Total hours: 28

  • Qualifications above.

Benefit eligibility is based on job type/status


Paid Holidays
Paid Vacation & Sick Leave
Pension and 403b Retirement Plan
Health and Dental
Life Insurance (Including Accidental Death & Dismemberment)
Short Term & Long Term Disability
Employee Assistance Program
Accident Insurance

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