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**Many of our volunteer and internship positions are FILLED for the rest of 2020.**
For questions, or to inquire about opportunities beginning in 2021, please email volunteer@tubman.org or call 612.767.6680.
View the January 2021 training series calendar, here.

 

Volunteering with Tubman is a unique and rewarding experience. There are many opportunities within our various service areas, and most positions can work as internships for school, depending on requirements. See below for current opportunities!

Available Volunteer Opportunities

You can fill out our online application for a volunteer/internship position at Tubman by clicking here

  • Maplewood
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    Child Specialist Interns support children from infants through age 10, who are living at Tubman’s shelter in Maplewood for families that have experienced domestic violence. Provide individualized, trauma-informed care and advocacy through relationship building, on-site activities, field trips, and respite childcare.
    This position works directly on-site at our Maplewood shelter and adheres to Tubman's COVID-19 safety protocols.

  • Maplewood
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    The Criminal Legal Advocate is responsible for attending court in Stillwater or St. Paul and relays information about criminal domestic assault cases to the clients involved. Must have personal transportation.

  • Maplewood
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    The Tubman Law Clerk assists the legal department with family law and order for protection cases, including screening prospective legal clients, drafting pleadings, trial preparation, legal research and writing. Must be a 2L or 3L law student or recent law graduate.

  • Maplewood
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    The Division Assistant manages and coordinates activities of the Director of Legal Services and Legal Team and supports communication and development functions. Conducts business in a professional manner and maintains positive, effective working relationships both internal and external.

  • Minneapolis
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    The Safety Project Intern assists Tubman’s Safety Project staff in providing free representation for low income, domestic violence victims seeking attorneys for Orders for Protection and providing assistance for staff with administrative tasks, data entry, and communications. 6 month commitment, preferred.

  • Minneapolis and Maplewood
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    Resource Counseling Advocates are responsible for providing crisis intervention, supportive counseling, general information, and referral services to individuals who call or come into Tubman.

  • Minneapolis
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    The Legal Counseling Advocate for Tubman’s Self-Represented Legal Clinic is responsible for assisting volunteer attorneys with providing pro se assistance and some legal services such as drafting of court documents, coaching on how to file paperwork, preparation for court appearances, etc. to low-income clients. This is a different position than a Legal Counseling Advocate.

  • Maplewood
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    The Shelter Advocate Volunteer will serve residents with a trauma-informed, strengths-based and client-centered approach while assisting residents to work toward self-sufficiency. This position works directly on-site at our Maplewood shelter and adhere to Tubman's COVID-19 safety protocols.

  • Maplewood
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    The Shelter Case Manager Intern will work with shelter case managers and staff to assess victim/survivor needs to connect to appropriate services and ensure the provision of comprehensive services which meet their needs. This position works directly on-site at our Maplewood shelter and adheres to Tubman's COVID-19 safety protocols.

  • Maplewood
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    Volunteer will be responsible for transporting residents safely and promptly from Tubman East in Maplewood to appointments and errands, or to Tubman Chrysalis Center in Minneapolis. Must be at least 21 years old.

  • Maplewood
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    The Youth Specialist Intern supports adolescents and young adults ages 12-17, who are living at Tubman’s shelter in Maplewood for families that have experienced domestic violence. Provide individualized, trauma-informed care and advocacy through relationship building, on-site activities, field trips, and respite childcare.
    This position works directly on-site at our Maplewood shelter and adheres to Tubman's COVID-19 safety protocols.

Currently Filled Volunteer Opportunities