Volunteer Positions


 

Available Positions

The following positions are available:

  • Support Coordinator
    • Job Requirements:
      • Hosts support webinars for CLs regularly to process their own birth stories
      • Coordinates moderation of ICAN email list and main Facebook forum
      • Checks in with RCs on a regular basis looking for burnout, training needs, support needs, life events that are causing temporary issues with duties, problem-solving, etc.
      • Receives a copy of Chapter Monthly Reports for each region. Responds to Regional Coordinators concerning questions and needs that were brought up in the reports as appropriate.
      • Relays concerns to the Chapter Director for action items.
    • Reports to Vice President
  • Blog Editor
    • Job Requirements:
      • Post at least once a week
        • Birth stories
        • Guest or reposted articles
        • Current cesarean/VBAC topics
        • ICAN stories – VoM, new CLs, etc
      • Keep articles/posts true to ICAN’s mission and statement of beliefs
      • Coordinate with the Social Media Coordinator, when necessary
    • Reports to Vice President
  • Regional Coordinator (Southeast, Northeast, Northwest, Canada, Int’l)
    • Must be a current member of ICAN. Resident of region NOT required, Previous experience as chapter leader NOT required, Training will be provided!
    • Job Requirements:
      • Encourages the growth and well-being of ICAN’s presence within the region.
        • Vets and interviews people applying for new chapter officer positions.
        • Acts as a sounding board for chapters, particularly new ones, in the areas of publicity, advertising, fundraising, and meeting planning.
        • Connects individuals making inquiries with their nearest chapter.
        • Helps CLs talk through issues and brainstorm solutions.
      •  Serves as liaison between their CLs and the Chapter Director/Board.
        • Relates regional activity and needs to the Chapter Director, who reports to the Board.
        • Responds to the Chapter Director when information is requested.
      • Addresses questions/issues arising on CMRs with the chapter in question.
      • Forwards reports to the Chapter Director, as well as copies of all chapter correspondence, for the chapter file.
      • If applicable, helps organize any Regional or National Conferences in the region whenever they take place and presides over same, if asked to do so by the Conference Committee.
    • Reports to Chapter Director

Available Short-Term Tasks

All short-term positions are currently filled.


 

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We always have mom-sized jobs. If you would like to volunteer your time and talents to ICAN, please fill out an application

or contact ICAN’s Volunteer Coordinator, for more information on how you can help!

Email: volunteer@ican-online.org