Summer Client Services Assistant

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Employer
Food & Friends
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 08, 2017
Closes
Apr 01, 2017
Industry
Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time

Food & Friends provides freshly prepared meals, nutrition counseling, and friendship to people living with AIDS, cancer, and other life challenging illnesses. Our team of fifty employees and thousands of volunteers delivers meals and hope to people living in the District of Columbia and several counties across Maryland and Virginia. There is no charge or income qualification for our services, which are rendered solely on the basis of medical need.

We seek a Summer Client Services Assistant to provide support to our busy Client Services Department. The Assistant will visit client homes throughout the Washington region to deliver meals and provide information about services, and perform a variety of administrative tasks for the department. In return, the Assistant will receive a competitive hourly wage and an excellent, resume-building introduction to nonprofit social services. This is a full-time, temporary position that will provide approximately eight weeks of work during the summer from late June through late August.

The successful applicant will have completed at least some college coursework and have a valid driver's license and good driving record. Other qualifications include strong communication skills, strong time management skills and an appreciation for diversity. Demonstrated interest in health, nonprofit management, or social services strongly preferred. Spanish language skills a plus, but not required. Offer of employment contingent upon a pre-employment drug test.

Our staff enjoys a high quality, diverse work environment. Food & Friends is Metro accessible.