New Volunteer Opportunity!


Childcare Aide




POSITION PURPOSE:  Minnesota Indian Women’s Resource Center (MIWRC) runs a Caregivers Parenting Circle every week on Thursdays from 3:30-6:30 . To reduce barriers to attendance, MIWRC offers free on-site childcare during this weekly meeting. The ideal candidate will be available to work one evening a week for 3-4 hours. This is an unpaid position. This is a great opportunity to join a leading community organization, gain on-the-job experience and enhance job skills.

REPORTS TO: Kinship Coordinator

Primary Duties:

  • Provide supervision to children during support group meeting

  • Organize/lead activities for children

  • Maintain safety of kids

  • Communicate effectively with parents and staff

  • Help keep the space safe, clean, and attractive


  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must have high school diploma or GED

  • Experience working with children

  • Experience with or knowledge of the American Indian community

  • Must have no current problems related to alcohol or drug use.

  • Must be willing to submit to DHS Rule #3, Criminal Background Study

Demonstrated ability to:

  • Maintain highly confidential information

  • Listen actively and respond appropriately with children, staff, and parents

  • Work effectively with children, staff, and parents

  • Exemplify professional conduct


HOW TO APPLY: Contact Hannah Passmore, Volunteer Coordinator at the Minnesota Indian Women’s Resource Center, 2300 15th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55404, phone (612) 728-2011, or email