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Head Start Childcare Volunteer

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COMMUNITY ACTION FOR IMPROVEMENT INC

*Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this volunteer opportunity will be virtual for the foreseeable future*

Purpose + Impact : To inspire children to learn and love learning

Activities, tasks, responsibilities : Our volunteers interact with our students in a positive friendly way.

  • Read or tell stories , lead songs, rhymes, or games
  • Assist in supervising play, art, or other activities
  • Assist in developing writing skills, playing computer games, learning to recognize letters, numbers or colors
  • Keep classroom orderly, safe and clean

Required Skills/Qualifications:

  • Ability and desire to work with diverse children and families
  • Must be sensitive to barriers that families living in poverty experience
  • Must be able to approach, display and communicate with a wide range of personalities in a professional and courteous manner
  • Must be able to read, write, and communicate English effectively
  • Must be able to follow directions and then work independently

PHYSICAL requirements : May be required to lift up to 50-100 pounds to waist level

Time Commitment: Negotiable, we’ll happily work with you.

Benefits: Career Exploration, child development skill development, networking opportunities, personal development, reference letter, resume builder, social interaction

Contact info and Next Step : For more information, please go to the CAFI website at  www.cafi-ga.org  and consider filling out an application.

There are three headstart locations in Carroll, Coweta, and Heard county. Opportunities will vary based on location.


2 Shifts

  • 08:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Flexible; Subject to change
  • 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM
    Flexible; Subject to change
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About COMMUNITY ACTION FOR IMPROVEMENT INC

Location:

1380 LAFAYETTE PKWY, LAGRANGE, GA 30241, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of individuals and families by providing services and resources that will facilitate the building of self-esteem and self-sufficiency through the active involvement of the total community

Description

Community Action for Improvement is a Community Action Agency founded in 1966 that provides supportive services to low income families residing in Carroll, Coweta, Heard, Meriwether and Troup Counties. Through personalized case management, energy conservation education, employment readiness programs and youth empowerment services- CAFI provides services at over 5 service center locations throughout the state of Georgia.

Children & Youth
Community
Employment

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

1380 Lafayette PkwyLaGrange, GA 30241

(33.04055,-84.99349)
 

SKILLS

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Youth Services
  • Child Welfare
  • Child Care
  • Child Development
  • Special Needs

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Head Start volunteers are required to go through the DECAL criminal screening process. There will be additional training with the Head Start team after CAFI orientation.

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