Children's Square USA

Posted January 05, 2017

Employment Type Volunteer

Compensation N/A

Company Children's Square USA

Location North 6th Street and Avenue E
Council Bluffs, IA 51502



Children’s Square U.S.A. is a private, not-for profit organization. Founded in 1882, Children’s Square U.S.A. has a rich history of caring for children from birth to 21 and their families, instilling hope and helping restore lives. Our mission is: “To teach, every day, the values and life skills essential to a successful life – one full of caring, contribution and commitment - Empowering each with: The Vision to See–and the value of setting an ideal for which to reach; The Courage to Try–and the value of accepting each obstacle as a challenge to meet; and The Will to Succeed–and the value of making the commitment to persevere.”

Our employees are the heart of who we are. If you have an interest in truly making a difference in the life of a child, Children’s Square U.S.A. may just be what you are looking for. Our mission-focused programming impacts the lives of over 550 children and their families each and every day. Be a part of team that cares and comes to work each day with the desire to build a better tomorrow for a child.

Children’s Square U.S.A. is always looking for talented, self-motivated individuals to join our team. If you think you are ready to be a part of an exciting team, then we encourage you to continue with this applicant friendly, online job application!

Children’s Square U.S.A. is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.
We recognize and respect the amount of time you are about to invest by applying to this open position. If you complete this job application, you will be kept informed via email status updates (and text messages, if you opt in) throughout the evaluation process.

By continuing with this job application, you will be asked to answer job-specific questions. Please note that the questions contained in this job posting are our sole intellectual property.

Upon receipt of your responses, we will evaluate your submission. If selected for a personal interview, you will receive an email/text with scheduling instructions.

Thank You,
The Hiring Manager

SPECIAL NOTE: If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail within minutes of your job application submission, please check your email bulk or spam folders.

In 2014, our volunteers contributed 7,000 hours helping out in one or more of our programs or helping behind the scenes.

Children’s Square U.S.A. has opportunities for individuals, groups or organizations to make a difference in the life of a child.

Opportunities may include: rocking babies, reading to toddlers, helping out with grounds services or stuffing envelopes for mailings, leading Bible study for youth, mentoring a student and many, many more!

How do you want to help?

Because of the work we do with children and families, we do ask volunteers to participate in background screening and provide references before making a commitment to work with children. 

  • Responsibilities vary dependent on the type of experience you are interested in and what program you decided to volunteer with.

  • A big heart for helping children and families.
  • Patience.
  • A desire to make an impact.

  • Learn new skills.
  • Impact your community.
  • Sense of acheivement
  • Build new relationships.
  • Meet new people
  • Seeing a child smile!