Job Title:      Program Assistant
Reports to:   Volunteer Manager
Status:          Non-Exempt, Part-time 30 hours per week
Date:             September 21, 2017

Job Summary

Assists with all aspects of preparing books for distribution.

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate book cleaning events
  • Speak in front of large groups of people
  • Interact with volunteers
  • Sort gently used books
  • Oversee the boxing of books for distribution
  • Pull books for distribution
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Familiarity with children’s literature
  • Effective in providing instruction to large groups of people
  • High school degree
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows software including Outlook,Word,Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Use of reliable personal vehicle, valid auto insurance and driver’s license

Competencies

  • Ability to lift and move up to 25 pounds
  • Ability to use a pallet jack
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Required to work some evenings and weekends

Personal Characteristics

  • Outgoing, positive and energetic
  • Ability to work with a variety of personalities
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Team player

Benefits:
Paid holidays based on hours worked
Work with a dynamic and passionate team

Please fill out the application below and send your Resume to Cindy Hensel, Program Director, at Cindy@spreadthewordnevada.org

Apply to be a Program Assistant