Volunteer Opportunity

American Red Cross DCS: Shelter Volunteer - Jefferson County

On-site
Volunteer must be in or near Birmingham, AL
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Published 1 month ago

Details at a Glance

Start Date
May 13, 2024
9:00 AM CDT
End Date
December 5, 2024
11:01 PM CST
Time Commitment
A few hours per month
Recurrence
Recurring
Benefits
Training Provided

Description

Purpose

This position supports the Regional Disaster Cycle Services department. The Shelter (SH) Service Associate (SA) is a temporary position assigned to work in person in a Red Cross shelter before, during and/or after a disaster event. Shelter Service Associates complete tasks necessary for shelter operations and interacts with clients to ensure their needs are met. Shelter Service Associates support the day-to-day activities within a shelter, which can include working in reception, registration, feeding, dormitory, information or other areas within a shelter.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities vary depending on the assignment.

  • Provide excellent customer service to clients
  • Complete the required virtual self-paced training (3.5 hours of training total)

May include providing support to one or more of the following areas within the shelter:

  • reception
  • registration
  • dormitory
  • feeding
  • information
  • supply

Purpose

This position supports the Regional Disaster Cycle Services department. The Shelter (SH) Service Associate (SA) is a temporary position assigned to work in person in a Red Cross shelter before, during and/or after a disaster event…

Location

On-site
Birmingham, AL, USA
Directions

Multiple Cities:

Birmingham, Jefferson County cities

Apply to This Volunteer Opportunity

Instructions:

www.redcross.org/volunteer

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