Hurricane Dorian is approaching. The American Red Cross of Eastern NC needs additional volunteers to serve as Shelter Associates and Managers!
Sheltering Service Associates: The role of Sheltering Service Associate is to serve as a member of a temporary work unit on a disaster relief operation to successfully complete their assigned areas of responsibility on a disaster relief operation. They ensure safe sheltering at a single shelter throughout the cycle of the disaster.
Responsibilities for this position include serving as a shelter worker on a disaster relief operation. Roles may include working in reception, registration, feeding, dormitory, information, or other areas within a shelter.
Shelter associates meet the disaster-caused sheltering needs of individuals, families, and communities. They work by providing services with kindness and compassion that are accessible and equitable to all clients. Maintaining clear communication and collaboration with supervisor and peers is imperative while ensuring accuracy in all assigned tasks.