Canine Companions for Independence North Central Region has been enhancing the lives of children, adults and veterans with disabilities since 1987. The North Central Regional Training Center, located just outside of Columbus in Delaware, OH, opened its doors in 1990 and serves 13 and a half states: everything west of Pittsburgh, Ohio, Kentucky, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. The North Central Region also serves our graduate teams living in eastern Canada.
The Volunteer Coordinator oversees the region’s volunteer program and recruits, motivates, trains and supervises regional volunteers for utilization at Canine Companions’ events and business operations. They also develop and maintain volunteer guidelines, materials and procedures as well as organize and assist with Canine Companions’ volunteer and company events in order to educate the general public and volunteers on the importance of the organization’s mission and the value Canine Companions holds for its volunteer support.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed:
EXPERIENCE: Computer, public speaking and training experience preferred.
EDUCATION: College graduate or equivalent.
This position is currently accepting applications.