Emma Cares, Inc. is a non-profit residential community offering full-service Independent Living for older women 60 and above. We are seeking a Volunteer Director's Assistant to create and implement a vibrant schedule of activities, events and programs for our senior residents a few times per month. This position will also serve as a community outreach coordinator for our Senior Companion's program (seniors helping seniors). This is a perfect opportunity for experienced directors or volunteers and interns.
Emma Cares has a privately owned and a beautifully renovated single family home located in South Dekalb, Decatur with an opportunity to expand in the future. Public Transportation stops at front door. You will communicate directly with residents and clients in person and by phone. Coordinate activities and vendors. Market products and services to community aging organizations and/or senior programs in Dekalb and Gwinnett counties.
A high school education, good organizational skills, and an outgoing personality. Experience in a related field is preferred but not required. Additional coursework or experience in recreation, aging, and health & human services is ideal. Primary responsibilities will include planning, conducting and directing weekday activities, coordinating volunteers (if needed), encouraging resident participation. Public Speaking and comfortable with selling. Assistant must be an engaging communicator and caring customer service champion who wants to be part of something exceptional while earning experience or college credit at Emma Cares, Inc.