Want to get involved with Imerman Angels? Check out some of the volunteer & career opportunities we have available!

Imerman Angels is always looking for motivated people to help us out in our Chicago office. Help the Cancer Support Program team or work with our Development team! These opportunities are great for those who are looking to volunteer or further their career.

Cancer Support Specialist

Volunteer

Position Summary

The Volunteer Cancer Support Specialist is the backbone of our 1-on-1 cancer support service and directly facilitates personalized 1-on-1 cancer support for the cancer fighters, survivors, and caregivers who contact us. The key to success for this position is providing outstanding service. The Volunteer Cancer Support Specialist does this while provide a reassuring, calming, nurturing, and empathetic presence and voice.

Performance Objectives:

The most important objective for our cancer support program is to ensure that everyone who requests a “Mentor Angel” gets the help they need.

Reach out via phone or email:
assessing the support needs of those looking for support and “Mentor Angels” (survivors/caregivers)

Screening, training, and adding potential “Mentor Angels” to our database
referring cancer fighters, survivors, and caregivers to external partner organization as needed

Know proper Spanish medical terminology for anatomy and cancer-related treatments

Provide a “wow” level of service to our community at all times -to cancer fighters, survivors, caregivers, volunteers, partners, donors, and other supporters

Required Skills & Experience:
Bilingualism (Spanish/English) Strongly Preferred
Excellent verbal, written and general computer skills
Organized, detail oriented, self-motivated, takes initiative
Ability to work independently with little supervision
Strong work ethic, a good sense of humor, friendly personality – General Awesomeness

Time commitment:
A minimum of 4 hours per week.

If interested in this position, please email your cover letter and resume to:
aoverby@imermanangels.org