Ladder Up is an entrepreneurial, Chicago-based nonprofit dedicated to providing free financial services to hardworking, low-income families and individuals. Through free tax return preparation, college financial aid application assistance, financial education, and legal representation, Ladder Up helps its clients access the resources they need to move up the economic ladder. The organization offers three free programs to Chicago-area clients:
Tax Session Interpreters Assist in Client Screening, Intake and help bridge the language gap at tax sites. Interpreters are trained as intake specialists, and help to screen clients at their assigned tax site.
The position is active from the last week of January through the end of the filing season (April 15, 2019). Hours will vary based on the tax sessions calendar, but predominantly take place on Saturday mornings between 9:00am-1:30pm. Tax sessions take place all over the greater Chicago area and suburbs and the full list of locations can be found on our website: https://www.goladderup.org/locations
The position is paid as an independent contractor at a starting rate of $12-14/hour depending on experience and requires a background check. For more information about Ladder Up, please visit
Interested candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to:
Lilly Lavner, TAP Director.
Job Types: Part-time, Contract
Salary: $12.00 to $14.00 /hour
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