Seattle BrainWorks (SBW) is a community based organization that offers support and skill building for individuals with traumatic brain injury. Participants are encouraged and assisted to fulfill their individual goals and pursuits in a safe and supportive community. BrainWorks offers vocational programs, independent living skill programs and personal and educational enrichment opportunities.
SBW is looking for a volunteer to assist our members towards employment. This position is a new position and is still being created, but responsibilities could include resume building, teaching interview techniques, connecting members to the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR), instructing members on daily living skills in connection with employment, etc.
Responsibilities will include: Getting to know and familiarizing yourself with Seattle BrainWorks clients; create adaptive solutions to assist clients with their task/position; and assist clients with paperwork related to their needs that day. We are looking for a volunteer that is able to commit to at least 3 months of volunteering multiple days a week. The schedule can be flexible for the right candidate.
If you are interested in learning more about Seattle BrainWorks volunteer opportunities please feel free to reach out to us directly.
SBW's hours of operation are Monday-Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm. We are NOT open on weekends or evenings.
- Special Needs
- Teaching / Instruction
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Critical Thinking
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 3 month commitment, multiple days a week
- At least 3 month commitment, multiple days a week, but flexible on schedule