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Volunteer Coordinator Position Open

Position: Volunteer Coordinator – Full Time (40 Hours per week)

Salary: $17.55/hour with generous benefits (Employer Provided Gold Level Health Insurance Plan, Employer Matched 403(b) Retirement Plan, 10 Paid Holidays, 120 Hours Paid Time Off).

Start Date: On or before October 1, 2019.

The Ithaca Free Clinic is seeking a full time Volunteer Coordinator who will be part of an active team that supports the activities of Free Clinic Volunteers.

The Ithaca Health Alliance is a 501(3)(c) non-profit organization. Founded in 1997, the IHA provides health care to our community members who do not have health insurance or who are under-insured thru the operation of the Ithaca Free Clinic. The successful applicant will be someone who values the mission and goals of IHA and the Ithaca Free Clinic.

The Ithaca Health Alliance is an equal opportunity employer. Employees are hired on the basis of their merit, ability, experience and training without regard to race, creed, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, gender, sexual preference or disability. The Ithaca Health Alliance is committed to being an inclusive organization and encourages people from diverse communities to apply.

The Volunteer Coordinator will be primarily responsible for recruiting, training, scheduling, and supervising Ithaca Free Clinic volunteers, with some additional administrative duties assigned as needed. Most working hours will occur during the day, with some early evening and weekend hours scheduled as needed. Training will be provided.

Minimum Qualifications:
Must have one year of volunteer management or office experience.
Must have the ability to lift 25 pounds, walk up and down stairs, and perform basic office tasks.
Must pass a background check.
Must pass pre-employment tests if applicable.
Must be able to work a flexible schedule.
Must have a demonstrated ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information.
Must have a basic knowledge with Microsoft Word, Excel, and current Windows OS.
Must be able to demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills.
Must be able to work independently as well as in a team environment.
Must be able to establish and maintain professional working relationships.
Must be able to work with diverse volunteer and client populations.

TO APPLY: Please review qualifications and submit two separate documents: (1) a cover letter; and (2) a current resume (in MS Word or PDF format only). Send the two attachments as an email to: office@ithacahealth.org.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Terms of employment for the Volunteer Support Coordinator position, including wages & benefits, are covered by the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the Rochester Regional Joint Board, Workers United, SEIU, AFL-CIO.


Ithaca Free Clinic is participating in Giving is Gorges 2020! Giving is Gorges is a 24-hour celebration of philanthropy for nonprofits serving in Tompkins County.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Ithaca Free Clinic will be temporarily suspending services.

This action is necessary to ensure the safety of patients, volunteers, volunteer health care providers, and staff. Once we have a better understanding of COVID-19, have the necessary protocols and protective equipment in place, and can assure our patients, volunteers, volunteer health care providers, and staff are interacting in as safe an environment as possible, the Ithaca Free Clinic will resume normal operations.