Volunteer Coord, Sr

Position: Volunteer Coord, Sr

Job ID: 157821

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: Volunteer Services

Talent Area: Administrative Support

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.


We are searching for a Senior Volunteer Coordinator -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will assist in onboarding new volunteers, rewriting policies, redesigning processes, and driving community engagement. 


Think you’ve got what it takes?

Responsibilities :

  • Places general and high-profile volunteers in appropriate positions according to established procedures set forth by hospital and departmental policies and procedures and Joint Commission requirements
  • Acts as a liaison between staff and volunteers as needed to resolve any issues that may arise
  • Counsels volunteers as needed and documents each incident and files accordingly
  • Responsible for ensuring input and maintenance of volunteer records and hours, accurate and appropriate record keeping of volunteer hours and information, including awards and status
  • Responsible for assisting in training new Volunteer Services staff
  • Ensures monthly volunteer statistics are included in appropriate monthly management reports and distributed to leadership
  • Responsible for compiling and creating monthly newsletter to be sent to volunteers, where applicable
  • Represents the department on necessary and appropriate committees such as members at large and junior council


  • High school diploma or GED required
  • 4-year experience of general supervisory or volunteer coordinator experience required
  • 1-year experience supervising volunteers required
  • Volunteer supervisory experience ma overlap with actual experience counted for the requirement
  • An associates or bachelor's degree may be substituted for above experience requirement on a year for year basis for the 4-year experience requirement only. Education cannot be substituted for the 1-year requirement

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