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Social Services Lobby Volunteer

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William Temple House

  • 3 people are interested

William Temple House seeks individuals to volunteer in our Social Services Department, at our NW Portland location. Duties include greeting clients, directing clients, controlling traffic flow, and answering questions. Lobby Volunteers should be comfortable working with a diverse array of people from various ethnic, social, and religious backgrounds and be able to work with vulnerable clients.

*COVID-19 safety protocols are in place, and we strictly adhere to all OHA and CDC guidelines. All staff, volunteers, and clients must wear a mask/face covering, and adhere to social distancing guidelines at all times.

Preferred Skills:

  • Social Work of Social Services background.
  • Experience working with clients, as this is an essential client facing position.
  • Mandarin Chinese or Russian language skills are a plus, but not required.

Position Requirements:

  • Be on time and work all scheduled shifts.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and respectfully with fellow volunteers, staff, and clients.
  • Make a 3 month volunteer commitment.

Hours: Tue, Wed, & Thur 11am to 1pm (2 hour shift); one shift per week is preferred.

1 Shift

  • 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
    Hours for this position: Tue, Wed, & Thur 11am to 1pm (2 hour shift); one shift per week is preferred.
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About William Temple House

Location:

2023 NW Hoyt St., Portland, OR 97209, US

Mission Statement

William Temple House restores hope and renews strength in individuals and families in a welcoming and respectful atmosphere.

Description

Founded 55 years ago, WTH is a beloved nonprofit organization that restores hope and renews strength in individuals and families in a welcoming and respectful atmosphere. With low and no-cost mental health counseling, a food pantry, and faith-neutral spiritual care, we lend a helping hand to Portland’s most vulnerable populations. We serve the whole person-mind, body, and spirit. A social enterprise, our thrift store, provides revenue to support our operations.

Community
Crisis Support
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

2023 NW Hoyt St.Portland, OR 97209

(45.52729,-122.69282)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Hours: Tue, Wed, & Thur 11am to 1pm (2 hour shift); one shift per week is preferred.

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