Kids Eating

There is a place where people wake up hungry in the morning and go to bed hungry at night. These people are our neighbors. The place they live is called Trenton.

Weekend Meal Service at Other Organizations

Find out more >>

30 ways to help TASK

Find out more >>

Adult Education Program Assistant

900 Hours Annually

About the Organization:

The Trenton Area Soup Kitchen is a charitable non-profit organization whose mission it is to respond to the needs of people in Trenton by:

  • Providing meals to all those who are hungry.
  • Providing services to encourage self-sufficiency and improve quality of life.
  • Informing the wider community of the needs of the hungry.
  • Advocating for resources to meet those needs.

Position Description:

The AmeriCorps member is responsible for assisting the Adult Education Coordinator and IT Program Specialist in carrying out the daily tasks at the soup kitchen.

Position Requirements:

This position requires excellent relationship skills in interacting with soup kitchen patrons, volunteers, and agency staff as well as the ability to work with computers. Skills required include: communication, management/leadership, organizational and computer skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Tutoring literacy and GED preparation students.
  • Assisting with coordination of specific events as requested (annual student award ceremony, educational field trips, etc.).
  • Tutoring computer students.
  • Facilitating computer lab in absence of IT Program Specialist.
  • Assisting students and patrons with resume preparation.
  • Assisting students and patrons in obtaining and using e-mail addresses.
  • Assisting patrons completing on-line job applications and resume building.
  • Enrolling students in computer GED practice programs and giving overview.
  • Enrolling students and patrons in computer typing program and giving overview.
  • Connecting with One-Stop Career Center.
  • Making presentations to local schools, organizations and businesses.

Specifics:

Living Stipend - $8,000

Education Award - $2,775 (AmeriCorps, upon successful completion of service)

Benefits:

Health and dental

Childcare if eligible

Hours - 900 hours annually, flexible schedule (about 18 hours/week).

Reports to:

Kelly Hansen, Adult Education Coordinator
Diane Subber, IT Program Specialist

To apply, please contact Peg O'Halloran, at (609) 695-5456 x 109 or pego@trentonsoupkitchen.org.


Donate Now Button

4 Star Charity Rating

Annual Report

Check out TASK on these online communities

Facebook Facebook
Twitter Twitter
Youtube Youtube
Flickr Flickr
Google+ Google+
Blog Blog
Myspace Myspace
In Plain Sight: The Story of TASK

By LEE SEGLEM, Member of TASK Board of Trustees

Read more >>

TASK Cookbook

It is available for $12 (plus $2.50 shipping and handling).

Read more >>

© Trenton Area Soup Kitchen

Site Designed and Maintained by: 4M Web Design + SEO