This week’s volunteer listings

Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery is in need of volunteers!  There are a lot of openings, which include something for everyone, and lots of opportunities to work with kids!  For information about volunteering, contact the Volunteer Department at 509-535-3155 or e-mail reanna@vanessabehan.org.  All opportunities require a volunteer application and background check.

Child Care
Certified House Parent
Receptionist
Kitchen Assistant
Community Relations/Awareness
Janitor
Light Maintenance

Child Care
Duties: Interact with children during playtime, assist staff with serving meals, soothe children during nap/bed time, maintain play areas
Requirements: Must be at least age 16, be willing to work at least one 3-hour shift per week for 4 months

Certified House Parent
Duties: Diapering/bathing/food prep, interact with children during playtime, assist staff with service meals, maintain play areas, soothe children during nap/bed time
Requirements: Must be at least age 18, must work at least one 4-hour shift per week for 6 months

Receptionist
Duties: Greet/assist visitors, answer phones
Requirements: Work one 4-hour shift/wk; on-call also available

Kitchen Assistant
Duties: Prep meals/snacks for up to 20 children and adults, maintain pantry/refrigerator stock
Requirements: Must be at least age 16, experience in cooking for groups of varying sizes, must work at least one 3-hour shift/wk for 6 months

Community Relations/Awareness
Duties: Create public awareness about nursery at events, and fundraising
Requirements: 

Janitor
Duties: Assist with light janitorial work throughout nursery
Requirements: Must work at least 4 hours/wk

Light Maintenance
Duties: Minor repair and maintenance
Requirements: On an “as needed” basis – must have flexible schedule

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