Reentry Program Outreach Coordinator
As a member of the Resurrection Re-entry team, provide coordination of care for clients, engages community resources, providers, and neighborhood organizations to become involved in reentry programs; educates and assesses needs of clients to identify the appropriate community, governmental or private programs and services; responds to requests for services and recommends programs and interventions; assists individuals in obtaining appropriate services; develops procedures for new services to be utilized; oversees the coordination of new services for the client and acts as a liaison with program authorities regarding issues and coordination of services. * Conducts and facilitates case review meetings and Integrated Case Management Team meetings; makes logistical arrangements and provides documentation. Consistently collects and inputs client data into the database.
* Recruits, develops training and compliance check protocols, and coordinates volunteers and mentors; works with clients as they transition into a pro-social lifestyle. Assists with providing community outreach, and developing, coordinating, and implementing comprehensive reentry programs and objectives, and educational and health programs for clients; * Establishes and maintains positive working relationships with clients, CIRV and Reentry teams, volunteers, and mentors, as well as area hospital officials to engage victims of violence in reentry programming; works with, and maintains, confidential data and information. * Demonstrates regular and predictable attendance. * Reviews and assesses information, statistics, data and narratives regarding type, nature and frequency of services delivered. * Monitors timeliness, quality of service delivery, and sponsor activities. * Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements (Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification)
* Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Human Services, or related field and three (3) years experience in a social services capacity with direct emphasis on working with disadvantaged population in corrections or treatment environments using governmental, community, or private support service agencies employing a collaborative manner; or * equivalent combination of education and experience which evidences an advanced knowledge of accessing social services and governmental, community, or private human support service agencies for the disadvantaged population in corrections or treatment environments
About AWOFINC - A Work of Faith Ministries, Inc.
Human Resources Development & Training, Chicago, IL 60649, US
The mission of AWOFINC is to significantly reduce illiteracy, unemployment, youth gang activity, drug and alcohol abuse, violence and homelessness by developing happy purposeful people committed to giving something back to the community.
AWOFINC is a community initiative that is designed to meet the needs of families who do not have the resources that are to attain the supplemental educational services that are needed to enhance the possibility of success for their children. For over two decades AWOFINC has addressed the critical educational, financial, and social needs of the families in Illinois.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.
September 4, 2021
- Strategic Planning
- Data Entry
- Program Management
- Community Outreach
- Resource Development / Management
- Relationship Building
- Must be at least 21
- 5-10 hours per week
- as directed by Reentry Program Director and/or Executive Director