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OUTREACH COORDINATOR, FiftyForward Victory Over Crime

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Job Summary

OUTREACH COORDINATOR, VICTORY OVER CRIME (Social Services, Advocate, Outreach)

FiftyForward seeks candidates for part-time position of Outreach Coordinator in its Victory Over Crime program.

FiftyForward Victory Over Crime is an intensive care management program serving older adults affected by crime in Davidson County. The program offers support, care management, legal advocacy, counseling and referral to community services. The program assists with daily household needs, transportation, support at court hearings and connection to additional supportive services.

Job Responsibilities

The Victory Over Crime Outreach Coordinator offers community-based presentations to educate older adults and service providers about the program and about crime prevention in general to reduce the likelihood of elder abuse. The Victory Over Crime Outreach Coordinator recruits customers 50+ who have been affected by crime in Davidson County within the past year and need assistance to regain their independence. The Outreach Coordinator serves as a community advocate; provides community-based presentations; and initiates and maintains contact with potential and recurring referral sources.

Other important information:

  • this position is part-time (20 hours per week) and non-exempt
  • the rate of pay is $15.00 an hour
  • travel within Davidson county is required
  • valid driver’s license required

Qualifications

The successful candidate will have:

  • A passion for serving people; demonstrated commitment to the mission, values, and goals of FiftyForward.
  • A demonstrated interest in, sensitivity to, and experience in assisting older adults and their caregivers.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • Demonstrated aptitude for and comfort level with public speaking.
  • A bachelor’s degree in social services or a related field. Training in criminal justice is a plus.
  • 1 to 3 years’ experience performing outreach, speaking to groups, and making unsolicited contacts.
  • Ability to work part-time weekday hours with willingness to occasionally work in the evenings and on weekends.

Additional Information

Benefits

Part-time employees receive paid holidays, vacation and sick time.

Some voluntary benefits such as life insurance, disability, and critical issness policies are available.

How to Apply

Apply here:

https://jobapply.page.link/7nuu

Or visit the FiftyForward website.

Details

  • Date Posted: July 21, 2020
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Social / Human Services
  • Start Date: 07/13/2020
  • Salary Range: 15.00 an hour