This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
The Homeless Outreach Coordinator will work in coordination with local government agencies, private organization and other nonprofits to address a broad array of client needs through referrals to providers of necessary services. The primary clients of the program are homeless veterans. Serves as the contact for partner agency case managers and for clients when case manager are not available acts primarily as a care coordinator rather than a provider of direct services. Responsibilities
Working with partner agencies, promotes a comprehensive knowledge of the scope, purpose, role and eligibility requirements of available services provided by various agencies
Effectively match needs of clients with appropriate partner agencies
Reviews programs and eligibility requirements, outreach to current and potential partner agencies, data collection and program evaluation
Requires relating to people in a friendly and professional manner with excellent verbal and written communication skills
Requires excellent computer and typing ability and the ability to pay close attention to detail
Knowledge of local government agencies and nonprofit organizations related to homelessness, child care, early childhood education, mental health, etc.
Possess a high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential client information and situations
Valid driver’s license and dependable transportation required
Must be able to pass a criminal background check
Experience in child casework and program management