Job Title:

Senior Enrichment Center Office Volunteer

Skills Needed:

  • Love and appreciation for older or disabled adults
  • Patient, encouraging, and enthusiastic attitude
  • Willingness to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to accurately take and give messages, take reservations
  • Familiarity with education and enrichment opportunities and classes
  • Communicate effectively with public in person and on phone
  • Carry out assigned clerical duties i.e. copying, filing, mailings


  • Greet visitors and participants
  • Answer telephone
  • Take messages for Director and Program Assistant
  • Record reservations for activity and program participants in RSVP book
  • Provide public with accurate information about location, activities and The Shepherd’s Center’s other ministries, outreach, assistance and referrals to and for other agencies
  • Call program participants at the direction of Director
  • Make coffee, set out drinks and snacks for scheduled activities
  • Assist in set-up and clean-up of equipment, materials, and refreshments at activities
  • Fold, seal, label, and sort mail and bulk mail pieces for mailings as requested
  • Assist with light to moderate filing, copying, and typing (computer skills appreciated but not necessary)

Location of Duties:

Senior Enrichment Center, Basement of Paddison Library, Kernersville

Time Required:

Schedule agreed upon by volunteer and Senior Center Director

Training / Preparation:

Training provided by program coordinator or other Shepherd’s Center designee. Additional updates or additional training as needed and determined by Senior Enrichment Center Director or The Shepherd’s Center staff.


Director of Senior Enrichment Center or Senior Center Program Assistant