Volunteer Positions


 

Available Positions

The following positions are available:

  • Northeast Regional Coordinator
    • Term and Requirements2 years, Current member of ICAN, Volunteer, Non-voting position, Appointed or elected by Board, Resident of region nice (but not required), Previous CL experience nice (but 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

 

  • Southeast Regional Coordinator
    • See requirements above under “Northeast Regional Coordinator”

 

  • Canada Regional Coordinator
    • See requirements above under “Northeast Regional Coordinator”

 

  • Webmaster Assistant
    • Term and Requirements:   Two Years (with option to extend), Current member of ICAN, Volunteer Position, Required experience: WordPress, Plugins, basic databases (graphics would be a plus!), Reports to Webmaster, Training will be provided!
    • Job Requirements:
      • Assist the Webmaster with day-to-day management of ICAN’s website including:
        • Implement changes to the site.
        • Publish new material in a timely fashion.
        • Respond to routine inquiries directed to the Webmaster.
        • Help analyze effectiveness of material and design.
        • Assist with SEO and other strategies to enhance website usefulness.

 

  • Webinar Coordinator (NEEDS FILLED IMMEDIATELY)
    • Term and Requirements:   Two Years (negotiable), Current member of ICAN, Volunteer Position, Appointed or Elected by Board, Training on webinar software will be provided (it’s not hard!)
    • Job Requirements:
      • Brainstorm new topics to present in ICAN webinar format.
        • Potential speakers: our Advisory Committee and ICAN’s Professional Members
        • Strike a balance between education, support, and advocacy.
        • The Board is happy to provide ideas and be a sounding board.
      • Be a liaison between speakers and ICAN during development of webinars.
        • Make the initial approaches, feel out their interest in presenting
        • Answer the speakers’ questions, follow up so it doesn’t fall through the cracks
        • Schedule a time to record the presenters
      • Set up and provide support during webinar recordings.
        • Have software ready to go at recording time.
        • Stay present online during recording to troubleshoot.
      • Make webinars available to the ICAN network.
        • Write up a short description of the presentations.
        • Provide access to recordings to webmaster to post for members.
    • Communication:
      • Reports to Vice President.
      • Works with other members of the Executive Team as needed, depending on webinar content.

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