JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Volunteer

Coordinators

The Volunteer Coordinators keep the Center ready to welcome our guests and provide them with a great experience!
During 6 months, they are in responsible to manage their specific working area (Program, Internal Services and Guest Services) and ensure its daily operations!

Duration: 6 months

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure the equipment for all activities is always in good condition
  • Support volunteers running activities and help them to grow in their responsibilities
  • Collect feedback from our activities (guests and volunteers) in order to suggest future improvements
  • Debrief the groups on arrival about their program booked
  • Ensure high standards in safety according to the training received
  • Ensure all accidents and near misses are reported through our forms
  • Report any issue related to activities to the Program Director
  • Report any issue related to Staff or guests to the Management Team (Director and Program Director)
  • Be a role model for volunteers and guests, representing the scouting values, Skátar vision and Úlfljótsvatn mission
  • Assist the center in any area when needed
  • Promote a healthy work environment where everybody feels welcome
Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to work in a multicultural team with motivation and enthusiasm
  • Ability to organize and manage staff under their responsibility
  • Good awareness of the risks involved in outdoor activities and how to minimize them
  • High interest for educational activities and its value for young generations
  • Good communication skills

Knowledge and Experience

  • Outdoor experience (personal or professional)
  • Performing to high standards whilst working with a team
  • Experience in first aid
  • Scouting knowledge

Duration: 6 months

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure the maintenance of the Center’s infrastructures 
  • Support the volunteers working in internal services and help them to grow in their responsibilities
  • Collect feedback from the services we provide (guests and volunteers) in order to suggest future improvements
  • Lead and organize the daily tasks regarding Maintenance, Grounds and the Campsite
  • Ensure high standards in safety according to the training received
  • Ensure all accidents and near misses are reported through our forms
  • Report any issue related to Internal Services to the Director
  • Report any issue related to Staff or guests to the Management Team (Director and Program Director)
  • Be a role model for volunteers and guests, representing the scouting values, Skátar vision and Úlfljótsvatn mission
  • Assist the center in any area when needed
  • Promote a healthy work environment where everybody feels welcome
Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to work in a multicultural team with motivation and enthusiasm
  • Ability to organize and manage staff under their responsibility
  • Technical knowledge about carpentry, plumbing, electricity and grounds work
  • Ability to work under unexpected situations
  • Ability to find creative and sustainable solutions
  • Good communication skills
Knowledge and Experience

  • Experience with grounds work
  • Experience on driving tractors
  • Experience with technical machinery
  • Performing to high standards whilst working with a team
  • Experience in first aid
  • Scouting knowledge

Duration: 6 months

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure facilities are clean and ready to welcome our guests
  • Support the volunteers working in guest services and help them to grow in their responsibilities
  • Collect feedback from the services we provide (guests and volunteers) in order to suggest future improvements
  • Debrief the groups on arrival about their booked services
  • Lead and organize the daily tasks in-house
  • Ensure high standards in safety according to the training received
  • Ensure all Accidents and near misses are reported through our forms
  • Report any issue related to Staff or guests to the Management Team (Director and Program Director)
  • Be a role model for volunteers and guests, representing the scouting values, Skátar vision and Úlfljótsvatn mission
  • Assist the center in any area when needed
  • Promote a healthy work environment where everybody feels welcome
Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to work in a multicultural team with motivation and enthusiasm
  • Ability to organize and manage staff under their responsibility
  • Welcoming attitude towards guests and staff
  • Good communication skills
Knowledge and Experience

  • Experience in costumer service
  • Experience in cooking for large groups
  • Performing to high standards whilst working with a team
  • Experience in first aid
  • Scouting knowledge