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Alzheimer’s Association Community Educator
Start DateApril 3, 2020
LocationCharlotte, North Carolina
Care & Support Volunteers provide direct, hands-on assistance with those living with Alzheimer's and related dementia, caregivers, and the general public.
Are you a natural born leader? Do you love to teach? Do you have that knack for organizing programs? Are you fueled by the desire to raise awareness and understanding of Alzheimer's and related dementia diseases to make a difference in our communities? Then you are an Alzheimer's Association Community Educator!
Alzheimer's Association Community Educators are volunteer representatives of the Alzheimer's Association who cultivate opportunities and then deliver Association educational programs. Educators work in their professional, civic, and personal spaces to raise awareness of Alzheimer's and provide education and information to constituents. Educators are empowered to identify gaps, areas of need, and areas of interest and fill those through education.
Required ExperiencePublic Speaking - passionate about the mission, demonstrated speaking success
Technology - comfort with computers and familiarity with email and PPT presentations
General Education - Understanding of adult learning principles
People Skills - Ability to network, and collaborate with staff, volunteers, and community partners
Disease Experience -as a family member or health care professional preferred.
Training (online)/Background check (our expense)
3 hr training,1 hr. shadowing, presentations/ yearly commitment
This is perfect for retired professionals!
Application DeadlineDecember 31, 2020
How to ApplyTo apply for this volunteer role online - https://www.alz.org/northcarolina/volunteer/care_support_volunteers - then click MORE
contact us at Lkirkland@alz.org or 980-498-7760