Transportation Assistant - Maplewood / TUBMAN

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Role Summary

The volunteer will be responsible for transporting residents safely from appointments and off-site errands. Flexible daytime hours, preferred Tuesday and Thursday availability.

Impact & Benefits

Assist clients without their own transportation in getting their basic needs met
Enable clients to connect in the community and have a positive impact on the quality of their lives
Position Responsibilities

Drive shelter residents to and from the Sun Ray Shopping Center using the agency van
Ensure cleanliness and functionality of van, communicating with staff and other volunteers if concerns arise
Build positive, safe, and supportive relationships with clients

Position Qualifications

Have a valid driver’s license, current insurance, and good driving record
Clear communication, good decision-making, and time-management skills
Comfort with driving a van (no special license required)
Ability to maintain confidentiality and appropriate professional boundaries
Ability to work with diverse teams and clients to foster a culturally inclusive environment
Time Commitment & Availability

Weekday availability; minimum commitment of one round trip per week
Supervision & Training
Attend Tubman’s Volunteer/Intern Orientation and Trainings
Supervised by Shelter staff

Each year Tubman helps nearly 25,000 people of all ages, genders, and cultural backgrounds who are facing relationship violence, sexual assault, exploitation, homelessness, addiction, mental health challenges, or other forms of trauma. We provide safe shelter and housing, legal services, mental and chemical health services, and youth programs. www.tubman.org

We encourage applications from people of color, multilingual speakers, all genders, veterans, and people with disabilities.

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