Bilingual Case Coordinator - Housing Services
Emerge Center Against Domestic Abuse
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Post Date: May 01, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - Arizona - Tucson
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Description
Support participants from a trauma informed care approach
Provide advocacy and support to transitional and permanent housing participants
Develop a network of resources throughout the community to enhance the ability to be a liaison for participants and provide individual and group advocacy services
ESSENTIAL DUTIES
Responsible for implementing all programmatic and agency protocols as directed
Provide support for all Housing Programs, Transitional Housing Programs and Permanent Housing Program
Interview and screen families for eligibility
Process and maintain program documentation and records per agency policies and procedures
Provide case management services in the areas of housing, employment opportunities, budgeting, parenting skills, community integration, childcare, etc
Provide referral and resource advocacy for participants
Ensure management of budget and documentation required in all housing related activities
Conduct support groups with clients
Comply with HUD, DES and other housing requirements
Provide community domestic violence education and information to potential landlords
Represent the agency at tabling events, workshops, demonstrations, public awareness fairs and meetings
Network with community agencies, assessing available services appropriate to participant needs
Maintain confidentiality of shelter sites and participants
REQUIRED COMPETENCIES
Effective listening
Excellent written and oral communication
Knowledge of the dynamics of domestic violence and the impact of trauma
Knowledge of group facilitation and dynamics
Ability to assess potential crisis situations and take appropriate action
Ability to work well independently and be self-motivated
Proficient computer skills including e-mail, calendars, document processing, spreadsheets and databases
QUALIFICATIONS
Associate degree, Bachelor Degree preferred
Four years related experience in the social service field and/or in the area of domestic violence Or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience
Bilingual (English/Spanish) required
OTHER REQUIREMENTS
Appropriate fingerprint clearance through the Arizona Department of Public Safety
CPR/First Aid certification
Valid Arizona Driver License and proof of automobile insurance
Must be able to sit or stand for long periods of time
Must be able to express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken word to impart oral information to clients or to the public and to convey detailed spoken instructions to other workers accurately or quickly
Provide CPR/First Aid
Must be able to lift up to thirty pounds


Skills
Please go to the Emerge website for complete position requirements.

Notes
Emerge is an equal opportunity employer


Contact Details

URL: http://www.emergecenter.org/careers/how-to-apply/