Thank you for your interest! Please check with us about the availability of the following positions:
Organizational Volunteers Needed
Pisgah Legal Services is in need of volunteers for organizational tasks at our Asheville office. These positions include: inventory of office supplies, purging old files, organizing closets and other general tasks as needed by the office manager. The time commitment is 2-3 hours per week and the schedule is flexible. This is a great opportunity for individuals who do not want to make a long-term volunteer commitment. Jobs will require standing, bending, walking up flights of stairs and light lifting. High school students are encouraged to apply.
Screener/Administrative Assistant Volunteer
This position consists of telephone screening potential clients, data entry, receptionist duties, record keeping, document handling, creating spreadsheets, event planning, and other administrative tasks as assigned. The position schedule is three days a week from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.. A minimum six-month commitment is required.
• Excellent telephone presence
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Computer proficiency
• Basic typing skills
• Customer service experience
• Ability to multi-task
• Ability to meet deadlines
Domestic Violence Volunteer Screener
This position involves interviewing victims of domestic violence over the telephone to determine if they are eligible for our services. Additional administrative tasks may be assigned. Prior experience working with victims of domestic violence is preferred, but not required. Training is provided. The position schedule is a 2-3 hour shift on Thursday afternoons or Friday mornings for a minimum six-month commitment.
• Strong telephone presence
• Compassion and sensitivity for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault
• Basic computer knowledge
• Proficient typist
Complete our Community Volunteer Application
*Note: the application can be completed directly in the PDF, saved, and then submitted.
All applications will be submitted to:
Beth Herrman, Volunteer Program Coordinator
Once your application has been received Beth will contact you and you will be asked to provide the following:
- A cover letter detailing interest in position
- Time commitment volunteer is prepared to invest which details hours and class requirements, if any
- A resume/fact sheet detailing scholastic achievements and/or related jobs
- 2 names for references
Interviews for all positions are mandatory. Must be 18 years or older to apply.
Interested in volunteering? Contact Beth Herrman, Volunteer Program Coordinator, at (828) 210-3787.