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 in California and should be reviewed and modified to ensure fit with local policies and culture.

Title Yearsort ascending
Homework Club Coordinator - San Jose PL
Lead a team of homework coach volunteers.
Special Events Assistant - Huntington Beach
Volunteers help with hosting and set-up of various events at the Huntington Beach Library.
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.
Homework Coach - San Jose Public Library
Increase the learning of K - 8th grade students to help them be successful in school.
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.
Adult Programming Committee - Monrovia
This committee of volunteers brainstorms, selects, organizes and markets quality adult programming.
Fundraising Executive Coordinator
Roseville Public Library recruits volunteer leaders to plan, coordinate and carry out fundraising activities and events for the library.
Literacy Learner Coordinator - Monrovia 2011
Graphic Designer
Covina Public Library recruits skilled volunteers to serve as graphic designers to design print, electronic and video media to promote the library.
Literacy Tutor - Yolo County 2011