STUDENT INTERN/VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.