Event: Angel Tree Holiday Assistance Registration Days: October 6-10, October 20-24 Volunteer Shifts: October 6-10: 9am-noon, 1pm-4pm; October 20: 5pm-7pm; October 21-24: 9am-noon, 1pm-4pm (Volunteers can sign up for individual shifts or for full days.) Description: Register families who qualify for Angel Tree, a holiday assistance program that provides gifts to children in need. Enter family information and gift wish lists in our social services database. Required Qualifications: Strong interpersonal skills; ability to type fast and accurately on a computer; ability to honor confidentiality agreements; at least 18 years old.
Position Title: Feed Up Assistant Schedule: First and third Mondays of the month, 5:30pm-7:30pm Position Description: Help serve meals to the homeless from the canteen, a mobile feeding unit.
Position Title: Gospel Arts Assistant Schedule: Wednesdays, 4pm-7pm Position Description: Help teach brass, piano, guitar, vocals, dance or mime to over 50 children.
Position Title: Receptionist Schedule: Flexible, Monday-Friday, noon-4pm Position Description: Answer phones, greet guests, and share basic information about social services to guests.
Position Title: Youth Program Assistant Schedule: Tuesdays and Thursdays during the school year, 4pm-6pm Position Description: Provide homework help and teach computer skills to over 30 children from local schools.
Position Title: Youth Day Coordinator Schedule: First Saturday of every month, 10am-2pm Position Description: Help pre-K to 12th grade youth participate in Christian-based scouting work that helps broaden their knowledge about the world around them through arts and crafts, field trips, recreation and numerous other fun activities.
Position Title: Janitorial Assistant Schedule: Flexible Position Description: Take out trash, vacuum carpets, sweep and mop floors, dust surfaces, disinfect bathrooms, organize canned goods and assist with other tasks.
Position Title: Childcare Assistant Schedule: Wednesdays, 6pm-8pm, or Fridays, 7pm-9pm Position Description: Help play with and take care of children ages 2-4 years old when their parents are in classes. Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old and have 3-5 years of experience taking care of young children.
Position Title: Music Instructor Schedule: Wednesdays, 7pm-8:30pm. A 3-month commitment is required. Position Description: Teach youth how to play various instruments during the weekly band practice. Requirements: Must have substantial experience in playing an instrument.
Position Title: Sunday Youth Instructor Schedule: Sundays, 10am-2pm Position Description: Help facilitate a Bible-based, character-building program that includes activities and games for youth.
Requirements: Must be familiar with The Salvation Army’s mission, teachings, and culture. Must have prior experience working with children.
Position Title: Youth Minister Schedule: Wednesdays, 6pm-8:30pm, Sundays, 10am-2pm, and additional youth events Position Description: Help share the Gospel with youth through a variety of structured youth programs that will enrich their spiritual lives as well as strengthen their social, mental and physical development. Requirements: Must be familiar with The Salvation Army’s mission, teachings, and culture. Preference given to a uniform-wearing Salvationist in good standing with his/her local Corps.
Position Title: Youth Program Teacher and Teacher Assistant Schedule: Wednesdays, 6pm-7pm. A 3-month commitment is required. Position Description: Teach or assist teachers in either a kindergarten, 1st-5th grade or 6th-12th grade class, where students participate in a variety of activities and games focused on the following themes: arts and crafts, outdoor living, family, culture, character-building, Salvation Army beliefs, among other topics.
Position Title: Janitorial Assistant Schedule: Flexible Position Description: Help clean the offices, bathrooms and classrooms, and assist with minor maintenance repairs.
Captain David Lee:
703-385-8700 ext. 28