Careers with CASA Lancaster
Volunteer Manager (Full Time)
The Volunteer Manager is responsible for the direct supervision of volunteer advocates. This includes the coordination of volunteer activities; all aspects of case management; and assisting in recruitment, training, and retention of volunteers.
o Direct supervision of volunteer advocates
o Develop strong working relationships with volunteers
Build individual rapport with each advocate and support him/her in a personalized manner
o Assist in development of advocacy plans for each case
o Communicate regularly with each volunteer
Regular phone and in-person contact
o Review and edit advocate court reports
Maintain program’s high standard of content and grammar
Ensure report submission a minimum of 2 business days prior to hearing
o Attend dependency court hearings
Represent program in professional manner
Participate in court hearings if necessary
o Develop professional working relationships with the local child welfare agency, legal professionals and court staff, and social service agencies
o Maintain case and volunteer records
Document record changes/updates in a timely and accurate manner
Recruitment of potential volunteer advocates:
o Assisting with C.A.S.E. for CASA sessions
o Fielding phone calls from interested individuals
o Assist in volunteer interviews
o Assist in facilitation of NCASA training curriculum
o Participate in-service trainings
The candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree. The successful candidate will possess strong time management skills, the ability to multi-task, experience working with or overseeing volunteers, strong leadership skills, and exemplary written and verbal communication skills. Experience working in child welfare a plus.
How To Apply
Please email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax them to 717-208-3283. All emails and faxes pertaining to this job should be directed to the attention of D'Arcy Crocker, Program Director. CASA of Lancaster is an EOE and does not discriminate based in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
All employees are eligible for paid vacation and sick leave. Full time employees are eligible for CASA's benefit package which includes health, dental, and vision insurance as well as a retirement savings account option.
Professional Level: Entry level
Minimum Education Required: 4-year degree
Start Date: 10/22/18
Application closes 9/4/18
CASA of Lancaster is looking for a Marketing Intern to assist the Director of Community Outreach 10-15 hours per week (hours worked and length of internship are flexible for this unpaid position). The ideal applicant will possess strong communication, public relation, and event-planning skills. Strong knowledge of the digital media landscape - specifically Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn - is a plus. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing outreach and fundraising efforts, creating press releases, assisting with event-planning, and optimizing our website and social media presence. Those looking for an experience in all avenues of marketing are encouraged to apply.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Work with staff to create and implement ideas and campaigns
Assist in the general distribution of press releases and media alerts
Provide support to staff at live and online events
Develop fundraising strategies
Create content calendars on a weekly and/or monthly basis for all social media channels
Monitor analytics for social media channels and readjust accordingly
Misc. administrative work as needed
Seeking or awarded a degree in Marketing, Communications or related field
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of the Lancaster County community
In-depth working knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn and current trends
Must work well independently as well as in a team
Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to Melissa Leibig, Direct of Community Outreach, at Melissa@casalancaster.org.