Librarian

Christina General

Description: Volunteer will be asked to work in the JFCS Library shelving new books, organizing existing collections and maintaining order on the shelves. Requirements: Volunteer must be comfortable with the JFCS Library system which is not designed using the Dewey Decimal system, but is organized into specific and assigned categories. Volunteer must be able to differentiate between these categories in …

Staff Assistant in the Counseling Dept.

Christina General

Description: Volunteer will be asked to assist the JFCS Counseling Department by keeping this department aware of local workshops, seminars, parenting classes, etc. with therapeutic benefits that are being offered throughout the Kentuckiana area. The volunteer could email this data from home including the location, times and dates for these events. Requirements: Volunteer will have a basic understanding of counseling …

General Shopper

Christina General

Description: Volunteer will obtain a list of needed items from appropriate staff member. Volunteer will purchase and delivery items to agency. Volunteer will turn in appropriate receipts to staff member. Staff member will receive items into the agency and place in appropriate location. Requirements: Volunteer must have a clean criminal record check. Volunteer must have his/her transportation. Volunteer must be …

Handyman

Christina General

Description: Volunteer Handyman will assist the Office Manager in projects around the agency and building. Projects might include: changing light bulbs, rewiring fixtures, replacing parts, painting, hanging shelves, etc. All projects will be directed by the Office Manager. Requirements: Volunteer will have an understanding of basic building and repair work. Volunteer will have extensive experience in specific projects. Training Requirements: …

Food Pantry Manager

Christina General

Description: Volunteer will be asked to work in the JFCS Food Pantry, helping to shelve new food items, and helping to keep existing items current and well organized. Volunteer might be asked to sort and organize foods donated to JFCS from Dare to Care such as a 50 pound bag of carrots  sorting them into smaller bags. Volunteer might be …

Friendly Visitor

Christina General

Description: Volunteer will be asked to visit an isolated senior at least 2 times each month. This gives the senior client the some companionship and stimulation he/she requires. Conversations/visits need not be long or detailed; rather, a quick check-in is all that is required. However, if a longer visit is agreed on by both parties, certainly that will be approved …

Data Entry Volunteer

Christina General

Description: Volunteer will be asked to enter specific data into the agency’s computer system or type specific documents. Requirements: Volunteer must have excellent typing skills and a basic knowledge of computer programs. Average computer skills are sufficient. Training Requirements: Volunteer must attend a Volunteer Orientation and have a clean criminal record check. Special training will be given from the staff …

Clerical Assistant

Christina General

Description: Volunteer will perform assigned duties such as help to organize mailings, help to collate files and packets, assist staff by typing special documents, etc. Requirements: Volunteer must have a clean criminal record check. Volunteer must sign a confidentiality contract. Volunteer must be able to follow directions. Training Requirements: Volunteer must attend a Volunteer Orientation and will be trained by …