Serves as coordinator for community outreach and education for a program in a center or college.Job Duties
Work closely with program leaders to implement program specific directives.
Assist with expansion of consumer participation and recruitment strategies.
Interview/recruit consumers in the target community to determine needs.
Provide assistance to case management.
Provide community outreach and education based on program guidelines.
Track and compile client questionnaires for central intake.
Refer clients to community resources and provide application assistance when necessary.
Record and prepare reports as required by program standards.
May conduct home visits and/or necessary one-on-one consultations.
Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
Bachelors and 3 years experience
Requires a thorough understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of an analytical, technical or professional discipline; or the basic knowledge of more than one professional discipline. Knowledge of the discipline is normally obtained through a formal, directly job-related 4 year degree from a college or university or an equivalent in-depth specialized training program that is directly related to the type of work being performed.Requires a minimum of one (1) year of directly job-related experience.
Additional Posting Information:
Counsel and aid consumers and their families requiring maternal and child health assistance.
Interview consumers in the target community to determine needs associated with maternal and child health.
Secure information such as medical, psychological, and social factors contributing to gaps in services provided to consumer.
Assist with the expansion of consumer participation for the SFHSI consortium.
Conduct home visitation when necessary.
Compile records and prepare reports.
Counsel client individually, in family, or in small groups regarding plans for meeting needs.
Aid clients to mobilize inner capacities and environmental resources to improve social functioning.
Refer clients to medical homes, community resources and other organizations to service duplication.
Education- Bachelor’s Degree from four-year College or University in Social Work, or other related field; four years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience
Qualifications/Prerequisites for the position.
Experience with low-income families and in the area of Maternal and Child Health
Knowledge and expertise in family assessments.
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Masters degree preferred but not required. Licensed Social Worker preferred.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations; Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
Reliable transportation required.
Computer literate- Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Internal Number: STA004509
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