Neuropsychiatric Patients’ Association of Newfoundland and Labrador (Various Positions Available)Organization Name: Neuropsychiatric Patients’ Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
Opportunity Title: Various Positions Available
Commitment: Ongoing Opportunity (> 1 year)
Start Date: October 30, 2015
End Date: October 30, 2099
- Appropriate for youth (i.e., less than 18)
- Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
- Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
- Training or orientation required
Available positions are as follows:
• Administrative Volunteer
Example duties: minutetaking; letter/email writing; document management (scanning/filing).
• Fundraising Volunteer
Example duties: Help organize and assist with fundraising activities and events such as walks, car washes, etc.; Contact businesses for financial support; Donor recruitment/management.
• Human Resources Volunteer
Example duties: Interviews/recruitment of volunteers, students, etc; Organization/documentation of past applicants.
• Communications Volunteer
Example duties: Newsletters; Social media management: Help with the creation of website, Facebook & Twitter for more public awareness of our organization; media relations.
• Events Volunteer
Example duties: In relation to weekly neurocognitive rehabilitation activities for patients as well as occasional fundraisers; update & maintain the neurocognitive rehabilitation activity database; organize social events, potentially including other organisations.
• Research Assistant
Example duties: perform Google searches relating to various topics; organize bibliographic references for active research projects; data entry.
• Computer Technician
Example duties: networking, encryption.
• Business Development Volunteer
Example duties: help develop a business plan and apply various concepts from the business world to help our non profit grow.
• Advocacy and Awareness Volunteer
Example duties: help write letters to various groups, promote the NPA/patients’ rights, call VOCM or other media.
• Cognitive Neurorehabilitation Volunteer
Example duties: plan/prepare various arts/crafts/hobby activities for patients; implementing these with patients during weekly cognitive neurorehabilitation sessions (confidentiality agreement required).
• General Volunteer
Example duties: any combination of the above.
To apply, or for more information, contact Heather at firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text (709) 740-4794. Further information can also be found on our website: www.cnsmedicine.ca/npa.html.