SPECTRUM OF SOLUTIONS

Spectrum of Solutions Volunteer

Volunteer Reports to: Director of Spectrum of Solutions

Summary: MARC’s Spectrum of Solutions was launched to meet an urgent need in the Permian Basin. Spectrum of Solutions provides therapeutic services to children with developmental disabilities, specifically those on the autism spectrum. Spectrum of Solutions has experienced exponential growth, and as such, requires assistance with a wide array of projects. The Spectrum of Solutions Volunteer will help identify these needs and work to meet them. Listed below are a few of the projects Spectrum of Solutions is seeking assistance with.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Organize toy drive to supply new materials for therapy

  • Recreate “corner” in the sensory room

  • Clean/organize supply closets

  • Organize/implement social events for SOS families

  • Cut, paste, laminate materials set out by therapists

  • Repair broken children’s furniture

  • Pick up trash and/or clean up or improve landscaping

  • Provide off-site locations/materials for social skill groups

  • Provide group instruction to families

  • Respite/babysitting for clients’ families

Requirements

  • Complete and submit the online volunteer application

  • Must pass a background check

  • Must be able to lift 30 pounds

  • Must be dependable and punctual

  • Must have a passion for serving others

  • Respect and maintain the confidentiality of MARC, clients, volunteers, partners, and donors.

Training and Supervision

  • Complete volunteer orientation

  • Additional training may be required dependent upon the project

Time Commitment

  • As needed

  • Hours are negotiable and will be determined by size of individual project