VOLUNTEER ENGAGEMENT TEAM

IMAGINE is looking for individuals interested in being citizen leaders for the Volunteer Engagement Working Group.

Volunteers Required ~ 6 to 8

Organization

IMAGINE Citizens Collaborating for Health

Need

We are seeking six to eight individuals to help us reach out to IMAGINE Community members and potential volunteers, and support them in getting involved. We need volunteers for each of these areas:

  • Communication: 2 to 3 volunteers to coordinate information-sharing within the IMAGINE Community
  • Consultation: 2 to 3 volunteers to lead and coordinate the engagement of IMAGINE Community members in projects where feedback or consultation is required;
  • Participation: 2 to 3 volunteers to match people with opportunities for involvement in core volunteering and leadership activities, and provide them with ongoing support.


Eligibility

  • You need to be comfortable with emailing or phoning people whom you haven’t met.
  • You need to enjoy interacting with people, and being a go-to person for volunteers and others who are looking for information or support.
  • You should have a basic understanding of the Alberta healthcare system.
  • You need to commit to being available for 4 to 6 hours per month, and we appreciate a commitment of one year.
  • You must take an orientation to IMAGINE.

Logistics

You may live anywhere in Alberta; teleconferences will be available for communication.

Reimbursement

Reimbursement of expenses related to travel, parking, meals, etc. will be considered (where pre-approved).

Background

IMAGINE is a citizen-led initiative. We focus on engaging Albertans (including patients, families and healthcare professionals) to work together to design an integrated, person-centered system that achieves the best possible experiences and outcomes for patients.

Contact & RSVP

If you are interested in this opportunity and have not signed up to volunteer with IMAGINE, you can sign-up from our IMAGINE Volunteers page and mention this opportunity on the sign up form.

If you’re already signed up as a volunteer, please contact us before noon on May 26, 2017 to let us know you are interested in this opportunity. 

If you have additional questions about this volunteer opportunity, please contact:

info@imaginecitizens.ca