Manager, Volunteer Services - Visiting Nurse Service
Visiting Nurses Services and Affiliates - Akron, OH

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Manager, Volunteer Services - Visiting Nurse Service Under the direct supervision of the Director, Hospice & Palliative Care, the Manager of Volunteer Services directs all volunteer services utilized to meet the needs of patients and their family members served by both Hospice and Visiting Nurse Service. This position is responsible for the oversight for recruiting, training, and placing volunteers in the various departments serving Hospice and VNS; for maintaining communication with all volunteers as well as the Hospice and VNS staff; for monitoring and evaluation volunteer activities and services, including required competencies; and preparing all reports about volunteer service hours required for accreditation and/or reimbursement. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in business related field with two years experience as a manager in healthcare or related discipline or equivalent combination of experience and education. Strong interpersonal skills in relating to people, ability to team build. Proven people management skills, ability to handle multiple tasks, strong communication, writing and public relation skills required. Interest in and understanding of home health care and hospice services necessary. Patience and the ability to teach people of varying education levels necessary.