Volunteer Committee


Chairperson of the IAR Volunteer Committee (Volunteer position)

The IAR is delighted to announce the formation of the IAR Volunteer Committee. The Volunteer Committee will develop uniform volunteer recruitment, orientation, training, and continuous quality improvement policies and procedures to ensure the volunteers at IAR get the most out of each volunteer experience.

Qualifications of the Chair of IAR Volunteer Committee:

Must be a resident of the greater Triangle community.

Preference will be given to individuals with formal training or experience in volunteer management or coordination, nonprofit management, or human resource management.

Duties of the Chair of IAR Volunteer Committee

Directing and coordinating activities in order to achieve the aims and purposes of the IAR Volunteer Committee

Calling, presiding over, and setting agenda for meetings of the IAR Volunteer Committee

Reporting to the CEO on the status of the IAR Volunteer Committee at least quarterly

Provide direction, coordination, and consultation for all volunteer functions within the IAR to strengthen IAR operations.

Develop, promote, and maintain a wide range of volunteer opportunities within IAR

Maintain Volunteer Service Descriptions for each volunteer assignment

Ensure volunteers are staffed to support the various areas of operations

Conduct and/or arrange for volunteer orientation and training

Organize and participate in volunteer recognition programs and special events

Evaluate all aspects of volunteer programs to ensure effectiveness and to recommend/implement changes as appropriate

Maintain accurate records and provide timely statistical and activity reports on volunteer participation

Recruit, interview and place applicants for volunteer work

Develop and maintain relationships with other volunteer organizations within the area

Provide ongoing support and guidance for volunteers

Confer with volunteers to resolve grievances and promote cooperation and interest

Facilitate distribution of information relevant to volunteers

Please send your nominations to iarchairman@islam1.org