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  3. Administrative Team Member – CityKidz

Administrative Team Member - CityKidz

Overview: As an Administrative Assistant, you will play a vital role in supporting the daily administrative tasks of CityKidz, ensuring the efficient operation of the office.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Perform general sorting, scanning, photocopying, labeling, and printing tasks as needed.
• Maintain electronic and hard copy filing systems, organizing and categorizing documents for easy retrieval.
• Enter information from various sources into computer databases accurately and efficiently.
• Contact families via phone to verify or update information on file, demonstrating professionalism and empathy in communication.
• Assist in creating informational packets for families, ensuring that all relevant materials are included and organized.

• Knowledge of administrative practices to maintain filing systems effectively.
• Proficiency in computer applications including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and database software.
• Attention to detail to ensure accuracy in data entry and document organization.
• Ability to engage with families, actively listen, and gather information to meet their needs effectively.
• Strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to convey information clearly and professionally.

• Contribution to Mission: You play a crucial role in supporting the mission of CityKidz by assisting in the upkeep of daily administrative tasks, which ultimately helps the organization operate smoothly and effectively.
• Skill Development: Volunteering provides opportunities to develop and enhance various administrative skills, including organization, data entry, communication, and proficiency with computer software, which are valuable in both personal and professional contexts.
• Flexibility and Convenience: The role of Administrative Assistant may offer flexibility in terms of scheduling, allowing you to volunteer during times that are convenient for you and accommodating your other commitments.
• Team Collaboration: You have the opportunity to work collaboratively with other volunteers and staff members, fostering teamwork and camaraderie as you collectively support the mission of CityKidz.


1-5 hours per week.

CityKidz, Burlington Street East, Hamilton, ON, Canada

For more information, please contact Tracey Veldhuis.

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