Refugee Resettlement Volunteer: Employment
1 person is interested
Volunteers aid refugee families in every aspect of obtaining and keeping employment. Tasks may include:
Working with family members and coordinating with DARA’s Education committee tutors to create résumés, complete job applications, and register for job search websites
Aiding family members in scheduling job interviews and accompanying them to such as needed
Working with DARA’s Education committee tutors to help prepare family members for specific interviews and for being able to complete paperwork after being hired
Liaising with employers and family members during the orientation period of a new job
Networking with area employers about hiring refugees, and maintaining a list of potential employment contacts
The first step for prospective volunteers is to complete DARA's Volunteer Application, which you can find at https://www.daract.org/get-involved. We look forward to receiving your application.
We'll work with your schedule.
variousDanbury, CT 06811
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Career Counseling / Coaching
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- Volunteers should be reliable, organized, flexible, and culturally sensitive.