High Impact Volunteer Position Descriptions

Leading-edge position descriptions that give volunteers the opportunity to put their skills and experience to work...

NOTE: These are examples from public libraries and should be reviewed and modified to ensure fit with local policies and culture.

Titlesort descending Year
Director- Citizenship Programs
San Jose Public Library recruits skilled volunteers to oversee a program that helps new Americans prepare for the US Citizenship test in their native languages.
EBooks Coach Volunteer Position Description - Huntington Beach
Volunteer EBook Coaches help others navigate this new technology by providing one-on-one assistance to library patrons setting up their EBook Reader to download from the library’s collection, demonstrating how to select and download.
Tags: E-Books
English Language Tutor for K-12 Students - Chula Vista
This volunteer job description, initially designed for the ELLI (English Language Literacy Intensive) program could be used in a library that wants to help K-12 students struggling with English.
Tags: ESL, tutor
ESL Conversation Club Facilitator
San Jose Public Library recruits volunteer leaders to enhance the library’s services to English language learners by overseeing and implementing volunteer-led English Conversation Clubs.
ESL Conversation Club Program Coordinator
This volunteer plays a leadership role in coordinator the library's English Conversation Clubs and their volunteer facilitators.
Facilitator - ESL Conversation Circle
Fresno County Public Library recruits volunteers to facilitate small groups of adults learning English as a second language in improving their conversational English skills.
Family Literacy "Gift Giver" - San Jose Public Library - CA
The Gift Giver coordinates the distribution of children’s books and family materials to parents, guardians and children who participate in the family literacy program.
Family Place Monitor - Sacramento
This volunteer helps families feel at home at the library, and interacts with them to ensure they get the most from their library visit.
Keywords: Early Literacy
Fundraiser - Huntington Beach Public Library
This volunteer position is one that Huntington Beach Public LIbrary uses to assist their fundraising efforts.
Fundraising Executive Coordinator
Roseville Public Library recruits volunteer leaders to plan, coordinate and carry out fundraising activities and events for the library.