The American Cancer Society is seeking two motivated, outgoing individuals to fill volunteer coordinator positions for their Road to Recovery Program in the Wyoming Valley area.
Road To Recovery is an American Cancer Society program designed to help improve the quality of life and reduce barriers to care for cancer patients undergoing active treatment by transporting them to and from cancer-related treatment appointments.
The coordinators are essential to organize volunteer drivers to provide transportation assistance to cancer patients. The coordinators interact with variety of individuals and should have communication and listening skills.
In addition, strong organizational and time management skills are needed. Working knowledge of the Microsoft Suite is a plus. The coordinators must have Internet access, email and a cellphone. The hours are flexible and the coordinators may spend approximately five hours a week calling drivers and answering emails for ride requests. They can work from home or come to the Taylor office.
If you are interested in being a volunteer, call Jennifer Washney, specialist mission delivery at 570-562-9749.