Opportunity: Volunteer Brazos Valley Intern

Opportunity Profile

General Information

Opportunity Name:
Volunteer Brazos Valley Intern
Summary of Opportunity:
The UWBV Volunteer Brazos Valley Intern will be accountable for effectively completing the following activities:

Serving under the supervision and guidance of the Vice President Community Impact, implement a plan to increase awareness and use of the Volunteer Brazos Valley (VBV) website.
- Manage online content of volunteer.uwbv.org.
- Engage with Agencies to identify volunteer opportunities to include in VBV, assist in ensuring opportunities are posted and maintained adequately.
- Promote VBV to the general population; assist the Vice President of Community Impact in developing a promotions plan for implementation; implement as appropriate.

Develop Volunteer Brazos Valley program within United Way of the Brazos Valley:
- Working with Management team members to identify volunteer opportunities and job descriptions using a standardized format.
- Post and manage volunteer opportunities on VBV website.
- Develop standard applications, screening criteria, interview materials, basic UWBV overview training materials and evaluation materials.
- Ensure the mission of United Way is well represented in all aspects of work.


Issues Addressed in Opportunity:
  • Civic / Community

Special Considerations

Special Skills Needed/Preferred for Opportunity:
- University or College student enrolled in coursework supporting a communications, marketing, sociology/social services, or other applicable degree.
- Active volunteer in one or more organizations in the Brazos Valley.
- Knowledge of general computer programs (Outlook, Microsoft programs), website management and social media platforms.
Training/Orientation Provided:
Yes
Application/Interview Process:
Yes
Parking Available On-Site:
Yes
Location Accessible to People with Disabilities:
Yes

Opportunity Sponsor

United Way of the Brazos Valley