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When

Fri Jul 29, 2016 09:00 AM - Sat Jul 29, 2017 05:00 PM

Where

10640 Page AveSuite 250Fairfax, VA 22030

About

Service Coordinator - Volunteer or Internship (Fairfax, VA)

The O.A.R. mission is "to rebuild lives and break the cycle of crime with Opportunities, Alternatives, and Resources for offenders and their families to create a safer community."

O.A.R. of Fairfax has immediate openings for the Service Coordinator position.
Service Coordinators provide a welcoming presence and caring professional service to O.A.R clients and their families.

This is a perfect opportunity for college students who wish to gain real world experience in criminal justice, psychology or social work. It is also ideal for retired persons who desire a mentally stimulating experience that can have a major impact on the life of another.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
+ Correspond with clients, schedule appointments, and accept program payments, provide program information
+ Perform triage of walk-in clients and complete case notes for services provided
+ Perform general administrative duties

+Entry level emergency case management

Please note, this is an un-paid position; Program orientation, training and coaching are provided. Consistant weekly shifts from 9-12 or 1-5.

Come join our family and make a difference in our community!

How to Apply

Complete an Application.

Please go to the OAR website: http://www.oarfairfax.org/volunteer-opportunities

  • Download and complete the application. (Instructions for adding text to a PDF are on page 4 of the application)
  • Email the completed application to Lyla Novakowski: lnovakowski@oarfairfax.org
  • Download the Volunteer Opportunities by Program file and explore all the OAR volunteer opportunities

Find Out More

OAR is the recipient of the Fairfax Leadership 2016 Northern Virginia Leadership Award. To learn more visit www.oarfairfax.org

You can also read about us in the Washington Post! https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/reentry-groups-invest-in-ex-inmates-to-break-the-cycle-of-crime/2016/03/01/ce27c0c0-db11-11e5-891a-4ed04f4213e8_story.html?hpid=hp_local-news_ll-prisoners-845am%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.ed07ca8bde49

Skills

  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Database Administration
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Case Work / Management

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-4 Hours pr week for 1 year

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