Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

March 4, 2016

Public service opportunity: Front Desk Receptionist

Position title:

Front Desk Receptionist


Name of organization:

Neighborhood House




Position description:

Neighborhood House is seeking volunteers who can assist with front desk and administrative support at several of our locations. Tasks associated with this role include, but are not limited to:


Welcoming and directing clients to the appropriate staff person or other agency.

Answering the phone and directing calls.

Explaining programs and services to interested individuals.

Assisting with administrative and organizational tasks (making copies, faxing, filing and typing).

Maintaining a clean, professional work environment.


This position is available in several locations throughout south Seattle: Rainier Vista, New Holly, White Center and Yesler. Please contact us for location and scheduling details.


Time commitment:



Skill requirements:

Commitment to helping people in need, especially low-income and immigrant people.

Patience and positive attitude.

Good communications skills, including fluent English (bilingual skills encouraged).


Start date:



End date:

6-month commitment preferred



South Seattle


How to apply:

Anyone interested in volunteering for this position should contact Courtney Jacob, Volunteer Services Manager for Neighborhood House, at (206) 461-8430 ext. 2006 or


Supervisor contact info:

Courtney Jacob