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Recovery Team Member (Caseworker)

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RSVP Polk

  • 1 person is interested
Red Cross

Disasters can be large or small but to the families they are traumatic events. You can help families on their road to recovery by serving as a caseworker for the American Red Cross Recovery Team.

You will interview the family (or individual) to assess their needs and help develop a plan for recovery providing referrals to services to address those needs.

This assignment may be conducted virtually following training provided by American Red Cross.

Must demonstrate the ability to work with diverse populations and have good customer service and problem solving skills.

You must provide your own technology (cell phone, internet, and laptop)


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About RSVP Polk

Location:

1290 Golfview Avenue, PO Box 9005 Drawer HS02, Bartow, FL 33831, US

Mission Statement

RSVP Polk engages people 55 and better in volunteer service to meet community needs and provides a high quality experience that will enrich the lives of volunteers.

Description

Leading Through Experience! You've gained a lifetime of experience. Now is the time to put your skills and talents to good use by volunteering through RSVP. RSVP provides opportunities for people 55 and over to make a difference in their community through volunteer service. RSVP volunteers contribute anywhere from a few to over forty hours a week, serving through schools, community and service organizations, and other nonprofit and public organizations to help meet critical community needs. RSVP offers maximum flexibility and choice to its volunteers. RSVP matches the personal interests and skills of volunteers with opportunities to help solve community problems and offers supplemental accident insurance while on duty, and on-the-job training from the agency or organization where volunteers are placed.

Community
Computers & Technology
Disaster Relief

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Various Locations Polk County, FloridaBartow, FL 33830

(27.89157,-81.80058)
 

SKILLS

  • Case Work / Management
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • Varies
  • Ability to work in stressful situations; utilize technology (cell phone, laptop/tablet, internet), flexible and accepting of diversity, and ability to sit for up to 2 hours. Provide your own laptop and internet.

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