Description

Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Part Time
Hybrid (remote and in-person)

Pay Range: $18 - $20 depending on experience
Organization's Mission: Friends for Sight works passionately each day to save sight and change lives. We do this by providing free vision screenings, working to ensure that people of all ages and backgrounds have access to quality eye care, and disseminating information about eye safety, threats to vision, and available community resources.

Friends for Sight is a Utah based non-profit with a rich sixty-six year history of service. We’re a small staff that does a lot of good, and we’re looking for someone who will share our excitement when we drastically change a child’s life.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: Friends for Sight provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Position Summary: The Preschool Screening Coordinator oversees the scheduling and execution of vision screening appointments at preschools in Davis, and Weber counties. Typical weeks will include time spent scheduling screenings and coordinating volunteers, time in the community attending screenings, recruiting volunteers, and looking for new opportunities to expand our important services. There is flexibility with hours in summer and school vacation schedules. The ideal candidate will live in the Northern Utah and excel in a remote work environment.
Primary Responsibilities: Build relationships with preschool school directors and event coordinators to schedule vision screenings appointments for the children in their care.

Manage and coordinate the schedule of existing preschool volunteers, and provide orientation and training for new screening volunteers.

Manage and maintain screening equipment, and coordinate transfer of equipment between volunteers.

Gather monthly data and report statistics to Executive Assistant.

Represent Friends for Sight at vision screenings and community events.
Desired Qualifications: A passion for service and a love for working with children.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Significant organizational skills.

Reliable internet access.

Reliable transportation and willingness to travel to various screening sites.
Benefits / Why Work With Us: We’re a small staff that works with hundreds of volunteers to identify early signs of vision disorders and we’re looking for someone who will share our excitement when we drastically change a child’s life.
How to Apply: Please email a resume and short statement of interest to Haley Smedley at haley@friendsforsight.org
Closing Date: 3/12/2024
Location: Main office: 6715 S. 1300 E. Suite 250, Salt Lake City, UT 84121

Information

Organization Website: Visit website
Contact: Haley Smedley
Email: Haley@friendsforsight.org
Phone: 8015242020