Clerical Assistant Needed


(42.90551,-78.86855)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1170 Main StBuffalo, NY 14209

About

Lighthouse Guild is the leading not-for-profit vision + healthcare organization with a longstanding heritage of serving the needs of people who are blind or visually impaired, as well as those with multiple disabilities or chronic medical conditions. We help people of all ages who are at risk for, or are experiencing, vision loss. We provide services, research and education, and advocate to help people with low vision and blindness.

The Adult Day Health Care Program (GuildCare), which provides healthcare and recreation for multicultural seniors with vision loss, multiple developmental disabilities and chronic medical conditions, is looking for a volunteer to support the administrative needs of this Program.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Provide clerical support for Guild Care management and supervisors.

  2. Responsible for office communications (e.g., contacting clients, answering phones, filing, faxing).


QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as customer service skills.

  2. Must be comfortable working with people who are visually impaired and developmentally disabled.

  3. Must be mature, reliable, courteous, have good judgment and be professional.

  4. Must be organized and work well in an environment with constant priority changes.

  5. Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision.

  6. Bilingual Spanish/English preferred but not required.

To express your interest in this opportunity, submit a resume to volunteer@lighthouseguild.org. Please include the days and hours you are available to serve. Direct all questions to The Volunteer Resources Department at (646) 874-8688.

To express your interest in this opportunity, submit a resume to volunteer@lighthouseguild.org. Please include the days and hours you are available to serve. Direct all questions to The Volunteer Resources Department at (646) 874-8688.

Skills

  • Data Entry
  • Office Reception
  • Office Management
  • Program Management
  • Administrative Support

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Mon-Fri 9am-3pm; at least 2 days/wk, 4-5hrs/day
  • Immunizations+health forms must be completed by Dr, testing for TB required
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