The Association of Volunteer Management Professionals Nova Scotia (VMPNS) is a provincial association for professionals and leaders working in the field of volunteer resource management. We promote competence and excellence in the leadership of volunteers by fostering collaboration and networking, promoting professional development and certification, and offering mentorship and knowledge exchange. We are committed to providing advocacy to advance and strengthen the volunteer management profession in Nova Scotia.
Salary Survey Results
Over the past several months, the Association of Volunteer Management Professionals Nova Scotia (VMPNS) embarked on a journey of creating and administering a Salary Survey with the goal of creating a picture of the average rate of pay for those working in the field of Volunteer Resource Administration in Nova Scotia. Interested in finding out how year of experience or the CVA credential impact rate of pay? Check out the preliminary results below, released in celebration of International Volunteer Managers Day!
VMPNS would like to thank all those who participated in the survey - your participation is greatly appreciated!
In May 2016, we co-hosted the combined national and provincial Volunteer Management Conference, Beyond the Waves: the Potential of Volunteer Management, with the VMPC. Click here to learn more about the conference, and to see photos of the event.
We are a registered non-profit association and an affiliate member of Volunteer Management Professionals of Canada.
Learn more about what a membership with the VMPNS can offer you
Links to a number of online resources for education, articles, volunteer postings and more.
Upcoming networking and professional development opportunities
The Association of Volunteer Management Professionals Nova Scotia has members from a wide variety of Non-Profit Organizations and Charities including but not limited to those listed below:
Acadia Robotics, Acadia University
Valley Restorative Justice
Independent Members of VMPNS
Volunteer Doula Program