ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE FULLY VACCINATED!!
Summer 2023 TBD High School Students - Positions available are front greeter, gym greeter, kitchen helper, computer room assistant, program leader, program assistant/helper. The hours for summer students are 8:30-4:30 M-F. Shifts are am 8:30 - 12:30 and pm 12:30 - 4:30. Program assistants hours may vary.
- Please calls/emails from student volunteers only not your parents.
- The Volunteer Application appears below (please print and complete & mail to us). If you are a minor your parent must sign as well.
- If you have volunteered with us before you do not need to fill out another application just call Jackie and let her know the job you would prefer and best day and times you are available.
- Most jobs are during the weekdays between 8:30 - 2:00 pm.
- We are closed evenings and weekends. Open M-F 8:30-4:30
- Students 15 and older are accepted during the summers.
- Mail applications to Jackie Johnson, South Brunswick Senior Center, 540 Ridge Road Monmouth Jct, NJ 08852 or contact her at 732 329 4000 x7677
General Volunteer positions
Morning Front Door Greeter
Sit at our main entrance of the Senior Center and greet seniors as they enter and help them scan into the computer upon their arrival. 8:30-12:30 shift.
Afternoon Front Door Greeter
12:30pm - 3:00 pm
Youth Afternoon Door Greeter School year
HS students from 3:00-4:30 to sit at our main entrance of the Senior Center or Gym and greet seniors as they enter and help them scan into the computer upon their arrival. Must work one day week Sept-June. Age 15+.
Wellness Center Greeters- 12:30 - 3.Greet seniors entering and exiting Gym room and make sure they have authorization to use the room. Sign them in and then track what machines they use for 20 min each. Adults Sept-June shifts 8:30-12:30 or 12:30-3:00.
Age 16+ shifts for students 3:00 - 4:30 one day week Sept - June
Tech Center Assistant- 10:30-12:30- Help seniors one day week one to one here at the center in our lab of computers and IPads from 10:30-12:30pm. Basic word program, email, Facebook, Internet surfing, aid with printing, using Wi Fi, etc would be taught.
Municipal Building Receptionist/Greeter-
in the Municipal Building main lobby 12:30-4:30pm. Greet visitors, direct them to the proper offices, and answer phones. We are always accepting applicants for an on call basis to cover days the person may be away as well. Age 21+ will train on phone system.
Kitchen Meals On Wheels Food packer- Adults needed Monday - Friday. Volunteer in the kitchen once a week 8:30am-12:30pm packing meals that are delivered to homebound seniors daily. As well as serving the senior noon meal.
Senior Advisory Council Board Member- Filled for 2022
This is a 13 person board appointed by the Mayor and Council that are involved in the operations of the senior center. Terms begin Jan 1st of each year and are for 3 years. You must be 55+, live in South Brunswick and be a member of the senior center. Meetings are held the first Thursday of every month 10:30-noon at the center. We encourage seniors to attend these meetings to see what is happening and if interested in applying fill out an application that is available in the senior center office.
Theater Coach/Leader- Looking for someone 21+ with a passion for drama that is willing to lead a group of seniors interested in a theater group
EAGLE SCOUT PROJECT IDEAS
1.Open to any ideas a scout may have
The Senior Center staff are looking for people willing to rake leaves, do light yard work, or shovel snow for seniors must be 21+. Or if scouting group or club must have adult supervision. Call us if interested. Any day or time that you have available is fine. We encourage you to reach out to those in your neighborhood also.