EASTERN AREA AGENCY ON AGING

POSITION DESCRIPTION

VOLUNTEER ASSIGNMENT: Money Minders Volunteer

REPORTS TO: Program Coordinator

 GOAL OF ASSIGNMENT: To provide accounting assistance to low income seniors and adults with disabilities.                             

JOB SUMMARY:

Our Money Minders volunteers assist the client in preparation of checks from client’s designated account, paying monthly bills, establishing a budget, and properly maintaining the check register.  Our volunteers submit a monthly summary and quarterly back-up report to the Money Minder Coordinator. Volunteers do NOT sign the check or assume Power of Attorney.

QUALIFICATIONS SOUGHT:

 · High School diploma or GED preferred.

· Accounting and/or budgeting experience preferred

· Experience working with the elderly and/or disabled adults preferred.

· Knowledge of services and programs available for older persons preferred.

· Own or have access to reliable transportation.

· Must possess a valid driver's license and proof of vehicle insurance.

TIME COMMITMENT:

 Estimated hours: 2-4 hours / month. 

Scheduling: Flexible, at times agreed upon by both volunteer and consumer.