LSS Center for New Americans seeks a part-time direct service worker who enjoys working with diversity and making a difference in your community. If you are detailed orientated and enjoys a face paced environment, this opportunity is the right opportunity for you!
SERVICE: (Administration, Adoption, Alternatives to Detention, Behavioral Health, Center for Financial Resources, Center for New Americans, Childcare & Education, Foster Care, Independent Living, Kinship, Mentoring, Re-Entry, Residential Services for Children & Youth, Resource Family Services, CARES Wraparound).
HOURS: Monday thru Friday 15 – 20 hours per week - Flexible
RESPONSIBILITIES: This position will be required you to work with a caseload of individuals and provide wrap around services to arrivals from the date of their arrival to a maximum of five years. Duties to include on-going case management; and assisting individuals in identifying and overcoming barriers to become self-sufficient. The position will also require you to provide community referrals such as for school enrollment, Department of Social Services and for adjustment of status. The ideal candidate will be a team player, detail orientated and possess the ability to multi-task.
QUALIFICATIONS: Preference will be given to those with a bachelor’s degree and/or or the equivalent combination of education and/or work experience. The successful candidate should be a self-starter, detail orientated, and have a strong ability to multi-task and prioritize on a daily basis. Additionally, the candidate should have strong administrative skills and have skills in microsoft office. Preference will be given to those who are bilingual. Preference will be given to those who speak Ukrainian. Additionally, the candidate must be able to successfully complete all agency background checks.
Must successfully complete all agency background checks. Requires valid driver’s license and ability to obtain approved driver status.
SALARY: Dependent on experience and qualifications (change only if you have a specific wage rate that you want published)
- $600 hiring bonus*
- 401K Match
- Paid Time Off & Holidays (not included for part-time positions)
- Comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans with HSA & FSA options (not included for part-time positions)
An Equal Opportunity Employer
*Hiring bonus available to external candidates only.