Case Worker - Street Outreach
Job Details
Experienced
Undisclosed
Full Time
4 Year Degree
$30,000.00 Salary/year
Negligible
Any
Nonprofit - Social Services
Description

Coordinates outreach services, providing referrals for street youth, offering street-based outreach in defined locations, locating/making contact with youth living on the street; assisting with marketing the POST Project and Promise House. Assists with supervision of youth in residential setting providing resources and necessary support.

Accompany case manager during street-based outreach activities, develop reciprocal relationships with schools, community centers, churches and other community-based service providers, regularly attend program planning meetings, and participate in professional development opportunities to gain additional skills in advocating for the needs of youth.

Typical office environment as well as working outdoors, locating homeless youth living on the streets. 

Must be available to work weekends

Qualifications

At least one (1) year experience working with youth (in street-based outreach or residential setting preferred). Experience with facilitating groups/activities desired. Preference given for B.A. in social service field, experienced user of MS-Office Suite and comfortable working with Web-based applications; minimum of 2 years experience working with youth; ability to use personal vehicle for business-related travel; possess a current Texas drivers license. Strong written and oral communication skills, able to work independently often in non-traditional settings (home visits, educational settings), BI-LINGUAL (Spanish/English) a plus.

 

Must be available to work weekends

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