In this position, you will assist the organization by providing interpretation for meetings with individuals seeking assistance across all of our direct service departments and programs – Social Services, Choice Pantry, and Charitable Pharmacy. You will also develop bi-lingual promotional materials and assist chapter volunteers around the city in their communications with individuals who are Spanish-speaking. This position will be part-time, coupled with another part-time VVC position, depending on your interest and organization need - possibly in the Communication department, or helping with facilitating our holiday toy drive/sponsorship program.
This position is part of the Vincentian Volunteers of Cincinnati (VVC) program, a faith-based, year-long, residential service program, providing young professionals in their twenties an opportunity to grow in faith, friendship and service by giving deeply of themselves to individuals and families in need.
VVC members serve full-time in a unique work placement with the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. They live together in a house provided by the program, in the West End neighborhood of Cincinnati, walking distance from SVDP’s Outreach Center. 100% of program alumni reported experiencing personal and professional growth through VVC.
Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
This program also covers:
- three overnight retreats during the program year
- weekly formation
- monthly leadership development program
- monthly 1:1 meetings with professional mentor
- all living expenses (room, utilities, board, internet)
- health insurance
- renter's insurance
- monthly personal stipend ($100)
- monthly phone stipend ($50)
- monthly transportation stipend ($30 - local bus tickets)
- plus an Education Award (up to $6,000 depending on pell grant amount) upon completion of service
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
Must be fluent in Spanish
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
Subject to criminal background check
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