EASTERN AREA AGENCY ON AGING

POSITION DESCRIPTION

VOLUNTEER ASSIGNMENT: Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)

 REPORTS TO: Program Coordinator

GOAL OF PROGRAM: The program is designed to provide 30 pounds of supplemental food per month to low income seniors to improve their health by supplementing their diet with nutritious USDA commodity foods.                                

JOB SUMMARY:

Volunteers assist with stocking shelves, counting, sorting, packaging and carrying bags of food to consumer’s automobile and various other duties associated with

QUALIFICATIONS SOUGHT:

 Experience and Skill Requirements: The following requirements and skills are considered essential:

· Up to 12 months of experience working with the elderly preferred.

Education/Skill Requirements:  The following education requirements are considered essential:

· High School diploma or GED preferred.

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

TIME COMMITMENT:

 Estimated hours: Varies – depending on needs. 

Scheduling: Varies - depending on needs.