About the Company:  Our client is dedicated to helping Florida veterans receive both emotional support and linkages to community resources.

Type: Direct Hire
Pay: $18 per hour
Hours: 8-5 M-F

Job Description:

  • Screen and conduct Veterans for safety and risk through a comprehensive, person-centered screening in accordance with best practices.
  • Conduct comprehensive need and service assessment.
  • Coordinate care plan with veterans and their family.
  • Provide follow-up and monitor connections to service delivery.
  • Compare correspondence, case notes, narratives, and technical reports, notifications, and related documents using computer-based applications.
  • Model the attributes of respect, trust, sensitivity and confidentiality to callers, volunteers and coworkers
  • Actively participate in ongoing supervision, training and team meetings
  • Attain certification as a Recovery Peer Specialist within 18 months of hire.
  • Build and maintain relationship with respect, trust, sensitivity, and confidentiality to callers, volunteers, coworkers, and community stakeholders.
  • Serve and participate in national, state and local meetings, committees, community activities and outreach events as required.
  • Actively participate in ongoing supervision, training and team meetings.
  • Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals.
  • Follow all organization’s policies, practices, and procedures.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of systems, organizations and programs that deal with young children and families facing developmental, behavioral and learning challenges.
  • Knowledge of Health and human services background preferred.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
  • Strong data entry skills
  • Proficient personal computer skills including e-mail, record keeping, routine database activity, word processing, spreadsheet, graphics, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree or currently seeking with major course work in social work, psychology or other field closely related field.
  • U.S. veteran of a branch of the United States Military Forces including the Coast Guard and National Guard (retired or reservist).
  • Copy of DD-214 required as proof of military service.
  • Experience working with the veteran population highly desirable.
  • Health and human services background preferred.
  • Experience with federal, state and local government benefit programs preferred.
Attach a resume file. Accepted file types are DOC, DOCX, PDF, HTML, and TXT.

We are uploading your application. It may take a few moments to read your resume. Please wait!