PROGRAM DIRECTOR

 

Description: Do you enjoy planning parties and activities that all your friends actually want to attend? You would make a great Program Director for Genderbands! We are looking for a creative and enthusiastic volunteer to plan and manage Genderbands’ social activities and support gatherings. In this part-time, partly remote position, you will play a vital role in making sure each activity is successful and provides the highest possible value to the community.



Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee support gatherings and social activities

  • Plan and facilitate social events including movie nights, game nights, etc.

  • Reach out to and confirm guest presenters for social events

  • Cultivate existing relationships and develop new relationships with community members and organizations to jointly host activities

  • Facilitate support gatherings when the regular facilitators are unavailable

  • Ensure program volunteers are tracking their hours

  • Track actitvity attendance

  • Other duties as needed

  • Report to Executive Director (ED) 

  • Communicate with ED regularly via Zoom and Slack to advise on program progress 

Benefits

  • This is a partly remote position. The successful candidate can work from home or from another location with Internet access to complete most of their duties. The candidate only needs to attend activities in person.

  • Flexible schedule; average of 5-10 hours per week. Hours depend on if there are activities planned.

Requirements

  • 5-10 hours per week, flexible schedule

  • Previous experience in program management is preferred but not required

  • Social activities are typically twice a month on Saturdays, but not always. The Program Director will need to attend and facilitate when there is no guest presenter for the activity.

  • Must wear a mask at all Genderbands in-person meetings and events, regardless of vaccination status or whether the event is indoors or outdoors

  • Able to use own computer/device to complete work (computer will not be provided for you)

  • Have reliable transportation (transportation will not be provided or reimbursed)

  • Familiar with Google Drive and Slack, or willing to learn

  • Zoom installed on work device

  • Able to read, write, and speak English fluently

  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills

  • Outstanding communication skills

  • Passion for Genderbands’ mission of helping transgender people pay for transition-related costs



How to apply: Click on “Apply” and fill out the form. Make sure to check the box for “program director”. You must submit to a background check before being hired.