Midland Divisional Social Services

St. Louis Regional Social Services - Clerical - Administrative Volunteer / Intern / Practicum

Assist with general clerical and administrative duties at the Hampton Ave. office.  May include but not be limited to the following activities depending on available time, interests, and academic requirements (if applicable):

  • Filing, faxing, copying, answering phones, and preparing mailings.
  • Assisting with camp preparations – printing brochures, answering camper questions, updating camper lists, making camp confirmation calls, preparing camp materials, and planning camp activities.  Provide assistance at Camp Mihaska for Family Camp sessions.
  • Assisting with collection of needed statistics.
  • Assisting with Christmas program preparations – printing applications and sign-in sheets; preparing fliers; answering calls about Toy Town, Toys For Tots, and general Christmas assistance; preparing Angel Tree tags; providing data entry quality control; preparing General Assistance mailings and distribution; and assisting the Adopt-A-Family Coordinator with drop-off and pick up of gifts. 

Qualifications:  Data entry experience and knowledge of Excel and Word preferred.  Additional knowledge of Publisher and Powerpoint a plus, depending on level of activities for academic requirements.   For potential interns or practicum students, current agreements must be in place for programs needing a written agreement between the academic institution and The Salvation Army.  Additional forms and training are needed for those assisting at Camp Mihaska.

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check
  • How much can you lift comfortably? Must be at least 10 lbs
  • Which age catergory do you belong? Must be at least 18 or older