Career Opportunites


Program Director – LUM Tax Assistance Program

LUM has an immediate opening for the Tax Assistance Program Director. Please review the information below — and share with others. Applications will be reviewed as received. Please email your resume and cover letter to lum@lumserve.org by December 10, 2019.

Type: Half-time, paid; Temporary position; Starting Salary: $1,429 per month
Hours: Now through April 30, 2019; 20 hour per week
Requirements: Successfully passes IRS tax preparation certification
Duties:
  • Director, Volunteers in Tax Assistance
  • Administers VITA program including submitting VITA program applications, reports and representing LUM during site visits and audits
  • Recruits volunteers to prepare taxes for low income families
  • Schedules & supervises volunteer tax preparers
  • E-files tax returns for some sessions
  • Completes IRS paperwork for some sessions
  • Reconciles some IRS rejected returns
  • Responsible for outreach for EITC and free tax preparation
  • Attends IRS leadership workshops and training as needed
  • Compiles necessary statistics and reports
  • Responsible for tax program data entry onto LUM client database

Please email your resume and cover letter to lum@lumserve.org by December 5, 2019.


Program Aide – LUM After School Program

LUM has immediate openings for  Aides with the  LUM After School Program. Please review the information below — and share with others. Applications will be reviewed as received.

Type: Part-time, paid; Pay: $15.00 per hour
Hours: NOW through May 21, 2019; 20 hours per week; 182 days per year; Monday-Friday; 2:15 – 6:15 p.m.; Schedule follows the Lafayette School Corporation calendar
Responsibilities:

  • Supervise children and the program each weekday
  • Assist in development and execution of daily activities
  • Responsible for Transportation of children each weekday to the LUM Youth Center
  • Maintain good communication with supervisor, coworkers, volunteers, and families
  • Assist in daily routines such as snack distribution, outdoor activities, and daily organization and cleanliness
  • Follow guidelines given for Child interaction expectations, Child Guidance and Discipline, as well as Bus driving and supervision rules
  • Participate in ASP staff meetings

Requirements:

  • Complete all LUM and State required training and screenings
  • Have a strong faith dynamic as expressed by a willingness to accept and support the LUM Mission Statement
  • Experience working in a school setting or with children
  • Must have a valid driver’s lisence and have the ability to drive a 14-passenger bus; willing to obtain a New Hire license
  • Must pass state background check
  • Good verbal and written communication

If interested—please Email, Mail or Drop-off a resume with cover letter to the LUM Youth Programs director, Kristi Hogue (khogue@lumserve.org | 420 N 4th Street, Lafayette, IN 47901).


Security Staff Position – Emergency Shelter

Type: Part-time, paid
Hours: Daily – 8 p.m. to midnight or midnight to 7 a.m.
Pay: $13.00 per hour
Duties:

  • Maintains safety of guests, volunteers and premises, a team environment modeling mutual respect, and a professional and safe environment
  • Ensures compliance with Shelter Rules
  • Monitors arrival, departure, activity within shelter, activity outside within three blocks of the building
  • Disciplines guests who are noncompliant; refers guests to police when necessary
  • Submits written reports of daily activities and incidents

If interested—please Email, Mail or Drop-off a resume with cover letter to David Heckert, LUM Emergency Shelter Director (dheckert@lumserve.org | 420 N 4th Street, Lafayette, IN 47901).