OPEN POSITION: Volunteer Client Services Assistant – Day

POSITION: Volunteer Client Services Assistant – Day
DEPARTMENT: Front Office

Purpose of Position

The volunteer assigned to client services assistant provides services to enhance the client experience. This is accomplished by taking responsibility for completing administrative tasks in a timely and organized manner.


Standard 2-4 hours weekly shifts; One year (renewable each year)
Morning shift: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Afternoon shift: 12:00 – 4:00 pm

Regular Duties Include

  • Greet and welcome clients; directing inquiries to designated department
  • Sign-in clients for all programs (involves basic computer skills, familiarity with Microsoft Office, particularly Microsoft Excel)
  • Register clients for programs or schedule appointments either in person or by phone
  • Assist the Program Coordinator with program prep, room set up, and materials
  • Answer client questions as they arise, referring people to resources at the Center
  • Answer the phone and direct calls as needed, make calls for next day appointments; both service and program calls
  • Willingness to take on additional tasks such as mailings or other projects that may arise


  • High respect for diverse lifestyles, values, and beliefs; having an attitude of acceptance toward all feelings
  • Knowledgeable of the Center’s programs and services
  • Advanced computer skills and proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Demonstrates professionalism with all clients and staff having warm and friendly disposition when managing calls and visitors
  • Professional appearance
  • Excellent verbal, written, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient with a multi-line phone system
  • Comfortable working independently and in a team environment
  • Detail-oriented
  • Empathic and caring, open minded and dependable
  • A healthy sense of humor