Immigration Clinic – Volunteer Opportunities

The LUM Immigration Clinic has several volunteer opportunities — and is especially grateful for volunteers who speak Spanish. The volunteers needs are as follows:

  • Citizenship Classes — Teaching Assistants, Refreshment Hosts & Childcare Assistants. For more details and to sign up online, click HERE.
  • Program Assistant, Language Translator & Language Interpreter — See below for details
  • Staff Information Tables at upcoming events — TBD

 

Volunteer Job Title: Volunteer Program Assistant – Immigration Clinic
Days/Hours: Tuesday – 9:00 a.m. – noon10575196_768525713188979_8932596467946438936_o
Wednesday – 4:00-6:00 p.m.
In order to accommodate seasonal schedules, there are three cycles within the year, as follows:

  • Cycle 1            January – April
  • Cycle 2           May – August
  • Cycle 3           September – December
Job Description: To assist the program director with sensitive, client-based administrative support prior to, during, and following client intake and follow-up appointments.  Examples of tasks may include: Returning phone calls and email messages, data entry, filing, copying, note-taking, and other tasks as needed.
Requirements: Knowledgeable of basic computer operations and introductory database concepts preferred. Provide attention to detail, maintain client confidentiality, and display respect to individuals from diverse nationalities and ethnicities.
Contact: Susan Brouillette (sbrouillette@lumserve.org | 765.423.2691)

Volunteer Job Title: Volunteer Language Translator (Written) – Immigration Clinic
Days/Hours: Tuesday – 9:00 a.m. – noon10575196_768525713188979_8932596467946438936_o
Wednesday – 4:00-6:00 p.m.
In order to accommodate seasonal schedules, there are three cycles within the year, as follows:

  • Cycle 1            January – April
  • Cycle 2           May – August
  • Cycle 3           September – December
Job Description: In collaboration with the program director and volunteer interpreter, translate client-provided written data from client’s native language to English prior to, during, and following client intake and follow-up appointments.
Requirements: Provide attention to detail, maintain client confidentiality, and display respect to individuals from diverse nationalities and ethnicities. Capable of transcribing written information from one or more of the following languages to English:

  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • Hindi
  • Korean
  • French
  • Russian
  • Urdu
Contact: Susan Brouillette (sbrouillette@lumserve.org | 765.423.2691)

Volunteer Job Title: Volunteer Language Interpreter (Spoken) – Immigration Clinic
Days/Hours: Tuesday – 9:00 a.m. – noon10575196_768525713188979_8932596467946438936_o
Wednesday – 4:00-6:00 p.m.
In order to accommodate seasonal schedules, there are three cycles within the year, as follows:

  • Cycle 1            January – April
  • Cycle 2           May – August
  • Cycle 3           September – December
Job Description: In collaboration with the program director and volunteer translator, verbally interpret the client’s spoken native language to English prior to, during, and following client intake and follow-up appointments.
Requirements: Provide attention to detail, maintain client confidentiality, and display respect to individuals from diverse nationalities and ethnicities. Capable of verbally interpreting one or more of the following languages to English:

  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • French
  • Russian
Contact: Susan Brouillette (sbrouillette@lumserve.org | 765.423.2691)
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