Oportunidad de Voluntariado
Publicado hace 2 meses

Help your local community during a disaster and volunteer in a shelter with the American Red Cross

Presencial, La persona voluntaria debe estar en o cerca de Monticello, NY

Descripción

Flexibilidad:Varias horas al mes
Frecuencia:Recurrente
Compensación:
Formación incluida
Apoyo con el idioma y la integración cultural
Participación:
Accesible con Silla de Ruedas
Aceptamos Voluntarios Internacionales

Descripción

Help your local community during a disaster and volunteer in a shelter with the American Red Cross

This position supports the Regional Disaster Cycle Services (DCS) department. The Sheltering (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. Sheltering Service Associates complete tasks necessary for shelter operations and interacts with clients to ensure their needs are met. Sheltering 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.

Key Responsibilities

Responsibilities vary depending on assignment.

  • May include providing support to one or more of the following areas within the shelter:
  • reception
  • registration
  • dormitory
  • feeding
  • information
  • supply
  • Provide excellent customer service to clients
  • Complete the required virtual self-paced training (3.5 hours of training total)

Qualifications

Required:

  • Willing and able to volunteer in person in a disaster shelter before, during and/or after a disaster event.
  • Ability to work in a continuously changing environment in which work priorities may change frequently.
  • Comfortable interacting with people from various diverse background whose lives have been disrupted and many are presenting immediate needs.
  • Comfortable working in a team environment as a frontline worker under the direction of a supervisor
  • Valid Driver’s License (required for Divisional and National Deployments)
  • Minimum 16 years of age
  • Available to sign up for shifts on consecutive days (shifts may be 4, 8 or 12 hours long)
  • Willing to complete 3.5 hours of virtual self-paced training required for position
  • Ability to read, write, and follow verbal and written instructions in English
  • Willingness to comply with current public health and Red Cross policies

This position supports the Regional Disaster Cycle Services (DCS) department. The Sheltering (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…

Ubicación

Presencial

various locations

Monticello, NY 12701, USA

Cómo aplicar

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