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450 North Syndicate St.Saint Paul, MN 55104
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Assist with the marketing efforts to recruit new Early Head Start and Head Start families located in the Ramsey County area. Community Action Partnership of Ramsey & Washington Counties is committed to providing low-income families assistance. Our team of home visitors and volunteers help pregnant women and youth from birth to age three. Head Start preschools offers high quality education for children ages 3-5.

Supervisor and Mentorship Provided by: Head Start Recruitment Coordinator

Tasks and Responsibilities:

Focus on marketing the program: may involve visiting variety of locations in the community, assisting at events, marching in parades, and other tasks;

Assist with Welcome Day for new families and assist families completing applications;

Data entry and physical filing;

Set up appointments with families to meet with Head Start staff;

Call and verify program requirements for Head Start families;

Digital media recruitment efforts, if needed;

Assist with the preparation of recruitment packets, place stickers or tags on recruitment items, and or other office tasks. Miscellaneous tasks, as needed

Qualifications: Pursuing an Associate’s or Bachelor's degree and must be seeking an internship for college credit or experience. High school diploma/GED required. Age 18+

Abilities and Skills:

Data Entry (typing skills);

Physical dexterity to add stickers, compile information packets, and other office tasks;

English language fluency and customer service skills;

Must be able to practice confidentiality;

Able to work independently after task described, ask for help when needed;

Must be comfortable interacting with individuals from diverse ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds;

Able to pass a background check

Additional Knowledge Beneficial:(not required)

Bilingual in Spanish, Hmong, Somali, or Karen;

Valid driver’s license and access to an automobile

Physical Requirements: Normal office exertion required. Ability to lift 20 lbs.

Cognitive Requirements: This position requires the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks under sometimes stressful conditions. Must be able to function independently with minimal supervision, accept support as needed, and be an effective team member. Must be self-motivated, dependable, and demonstrate both leadership skills and mature judgment abilities.

Environmental Requirements: Multi-tasking office environment. Occasional travel required to and from program sites and community agencies, mileage reimbursement for events. If you do not have access to an automobile, you may be able to car-pool with a department colleague.

Time Commitment: Minimum of 4 hours per week for summer-term or semester. Must be available during office hours Monday - Friday from 8am-4:30pm. Occasional weekend or evening events may occur, depending upon the schedule. Reserve the position by registering in advance.

Benefits of Volunteering: Gain marketing skills, portfolio development, and professional networking. Knowledge that you are helping families thrive!

Email resume and references to:

volunteers@caprw.org or call 651-603-5979 for information

Registration form at caprw.org/volunteer


  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Public Relations
  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18

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