Volunteer Opportunities

IWAM is always looking for volunteers to help in different capacities.

Currently,Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Directors of the Board
  • Fundraising Committee Member
  • and

  • Social Support Worker
  • Successful candidates will support Immigrant Women reach their goals in various capacities:

    Responsibilities:

    • Provide clients support during the drop in hours
    • Provide and distribute program information to clients
    • Receive and post community announcements and information
    • Help clients with job search, resume making, interview skills and computer classes
    • Performs other related duties as required
    • Perform administrative duties.

    Qualifications:

    • Completion of high school diploma.
    • Post-secondary degree/diploma or completion social science from a recognized institution would be considered as an asset.
    • Demonstrate practical knowledge of services available to immigrants in Manitoba.
    • Demonstrate highly developed cultural competencies and interpersonal skills.
    • A high level of clerical, administrative, organizational skills and abilities.
    • Experience working with immigrants and newcomers
    • Advanced proficiency of office computer software applications (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), internet-based applications, and database systems.
    • Must have effective written and verbal communication skills.
    • Ability to speak a second language will be considered an asset.
    Please note this is a volunteer position and requires commitment
    and Flexibility .
    We thank all those who apply, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted