Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities 2018-04-16T14:29:43+00:00

Special Abilities of North Texas would like to thank you for offering your time to our organization and ACEs (Adults Creating Excellence)! All volunteers must have an application on file and agree to a basic background check. Fill out the Volunteer Application and our staff will contact you as quickly as possible.

Available Volunteer Positions:

Lunch Assistant

  • 2-3 volunteers needed
  • Campus: Lewisville
  • When: 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM daily
  • Duties: preparing and handing out food, monitoring ACEs during lunchtime, assisting ACEs with cutting food or feeding

Front Desk Receptionist

  • Campus: Lewisville
  • When: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays
  • Duties: cheerfully greeting parents, caregivers, and visitors throughout the day; making sure visitors sign in and out; providing visitors with the appropriate visitor’s badge

Computer Lab Teacher

  • 2 volunteers needed
  • Campus: Lewisville
  • When: 10 AM – 12 PM and 1 PM – 3 PM Monday through Thursday
  • Duties: teaching basic computer skills to ACEs including typing and using the internet safely
  • Must be 18 or older

Sensory Room Assistant

  • 1-2 volunteers needed
  • Campus: Lewisville
  • When: 10 AM – 12 PM and 1 PM – 3 PM Monday through Thursday
  • Duties: interacting with, reading to, and engaging ACEs in activities
  • Must be 18 or older.

Art Room Assistant

  • 1 – 2 volunteers needed
  • Campus: Lewisville
  • When: 10 AM – 12 PM and 1 PM – 3 PM Monday through Thursday
  • Duties: passing out art materials, helping ACEs who need hand-over-hand assistance, cleaning up after lessons

Education Room Assistant

  • 1-2 volunteers needed
  • Campus: Lewisville
  • When: 10 AM – 12 PM and 1 PM – 3 PM Monday through Thursday
  • Duties: assisting main room lead with teaching lessons and giving demonstrations, assisting ACEs with completing worksheets

Fitness Room Assistant

  • 1-2 volunteers needed
  • Campus: Lewisville
  • When: 10 AM – 12 PM and 1 PM – 3 PM Monday through Thursday
  • Duties: leading ACEs in physical activities, teaching ACEs how to monitor their health, and teaching them about maintaining healthy habits

Teaching Assistant

  • 1-2 volunteers needed
  • Campus: Flower Mound
  • When: 1 PM – 3 PM Wednesdays and Thursdays
  • Duties: assist with carrying out daily lesson plans
  • Must be 18 or older

Lunch Assistant – Flower Mound

  • 1-2 volunteers needed
  • Campus: Flower Mound
  • When: 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM daily
  • Duties: assisting ACEs preparing food, monitoring ACEs during lunchtime, assisting ACEs with cutting food