Outreach Worker Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community (Jersey City)
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Post Date: May 11, 2022
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New Jersey - Jersey City
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Description
Hackensack and Jersey City, Availability


The Outreach Worker will work directly with individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing in the community, to network and increase communication regarding available services and programs.

• Provide outreach in the community to bring new participants into programs
• Maintain and organize attendance and applications
• Review applications for missing and/or incomplete paperwork
• Excellent Communication skills/ Must be able to communicate via ASL
• Must be organized and able to multi-task
• Must be able to work with diverse cultural, educational, social and economic backgrounds
• Must have reliable transportation and a valid Driver's License

Responsibilities
Work alongside Case Management team to:
• Gathers pertinent information about the referred consumers, to include demographic, source information and completes written referral form.
• Assist in the applicant process for financial entitlement programs, Medicaid, Medicare and other health insurance programs.
• Ability to explaining program requirements and procedures.
• Providing community referrals, linking clients to resources.
• Keeps an intake log of all referrals with outcomes.
• Assist with scheduling as needed.
• Entering data into internal and external databases
• Maintain clear records
• Other duties as assigned to meet the needs of the case management department.

PLEASE FORWARD ALL RESUMES TO Jpreciado@hipcil.org


Contact Details

Email: Jpreciado@hipcil.org