Volunteer Associate

Employment Opportunity
Position: Volunteer Associate
Salary: Starts at $15.00/hr
Work Area: Development
Hours: Part time
1350 Concourse Ave
Memphis, Tennessee 38104

Volunteer Associate

Job Description

The Volunteer Associate (Part-time) is responsible for supporting the planning and implementation of the Church Health volunteer program. Partner with Development team to assist delivery of fundraising, recruiting events.


  • Support recruiting and orientation of non-medical and nurse volunteers.
  • Assist in onboarding all new non-medical volunteers and interns.
  • Assist in the training and development of all new volunteers while continuing to support interns/volunteers and staff relations during internships at Church Health.
  • Support the collection of volunteer hours and generation of volunteer reports for internal use and for publication.
  • Support Christmas card program through ongoing, yearly record/list maintenance and all card related activities from October to January.
  • Assist departmental staff in the development of volunteer group projects and creating volunteer positions.


  • Associate’s Degree in Business or other related fields from an accredited College or University or Business School Certification.
  • At least two (2) years of experience in with volunteers in a non-profit organization.

Special Skills & Knowledge

  • Excellent communication, time management and computer skills.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Applications i.e., Excel, Word, and PowerPoint are strongly preferred.
  • Ability to organize and work on multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Excellent written, communication and presentation skills.
  • Self-motivated with creative problem-solving skills, and ability to organize and prioritize work and meet critical deadlines.
  • Eagerness to work in a team environment.
  • Understanding of and commitment to the mission and work of Church Health.

About Church Health

Church Health has served people since 1987 with our clinical services and outreach programs. Church Health seeks to reclaim the Church’s biblical commitment to care for our bodies and our spirits.

Commitment to Diversity

At Church Health, we are committed to diversity, striving to create a staff that reflects the diverse communities with which we work. We seek individuals of all backgrounds to join our team.

Compensation & Benefits


Church Health offers competitive wages to attract and retain employees with great skills and ideas that align with our mission, and to reward achievement. Regular performance reviews are held between each employee and his or her direct manager to ensure that achievements are recognized, and that goals and expectations are being met.

Medical, Vision & Dental

Church Health offers employees working 20 or more hours per week group major medical, vision and dental coverage, effective the 1st of the month following 30 days of employment.

Medical and vision is currently offered through BlueCross BlueShield of TN. Dependent coverage is also available. The organization currently pays approximately 50% – 80% of premiums dependent upon coverage level and number of hours worked per week.

Affordable dental coverage is currently available through Delta Dental of TN, and spouse and dependent dental coverage is also available.

Flexible Spending Accounts & Health Savings Accounts

Church Health offers two flexible spending account options, allowing you to save and pay for you and your family’s eligible medical, dental, vision and childcare expenses.

For participants in the High Deductible Health Plan, Church Health offers an HSA. Church Health also offers a one-time lump sum and a per pay period match for those who enroll in an HSA!

Basic Life & AD&D Insurance

Church Health offers basic life and AD&D insurance at no cost to employees. This also covers a spouse and dependent children at no cost to the employee. Employees may purchase additional supplemental group term life and AD&D for themselves, their spouses, and dependent children.

Short-Term and Long-Term Disability

Church Health offers short term and long term disability coverage at no cost to employees after 90 days of employment. Short term coverage pays 70% of an employee’s eligible pay for up to 11 weeks. Long term coverage pays 60% of an employee’s eligible wages after short term has been exhausted. Employees must be on an approved leave of absence.


Employees working 20 or more hours per week may participate in a 401(K) deferred compensation plan that is designed to provide income for all covered employees beyond the working years. Church Health will contribute a 3% safe harbor after one year of service and match up to an additional 1% if the employee participates.

Paid Vacation

Paid Time Off (PTO) is a benefit provided to full-time and regular part-time employees each year based on years of service and scheduled hours per week. PTO is accrued throughout the year and employees are eligible to use their accrued PTO after 90 days of employment. Employees working less than 20 hours per week are not eligible for PTO.

Church Health also observes 10 paid holidays per year.

Employee Assistance Program

All employees and members of their household have access to Church Health’s EAP provided by Lincoln Financial Group.  This service offers free and confidential assistance on topics ranging from stress management to substance abuse.

Professional Development

Church Health offers various opportunities for professional development, including Church Health University, our Quality Curriculum Course and external training and seminars such as Dale Carnegie Training.

Staff Health Program

All employees are eligible for Church Health’s Staff Health Program. Participants are rewarded in cash or PTO (if eligible for PTO) based on the number of points earned for making healthy decisions and participating in other events and activities.