Description

Salary: 84101-1104
Job Description: Job purpose
The primary objective of the Family Support VISTA team member position will be to support the programming efforts of The Road Home’s Midvale Family Center. The VISTA team member will explore possible community partnerships and facilitate resource growth within the Midvale Family Center. The VISTA member will support the Midvale Center’s case management team with trainings on available resources throughout the community and will help develop pathways for case managers to link clients with needed resources.

40 hours/week
Program Start/End Date
11/27/2017-11/26/2018
Committed One year contract
Up to $17,250 living stipend
1700 Hours/year minimum

Qualifications
• Ability to clear a full FBI Criminal Background Check
• College degree required
• A resident or legal citizen of the United States
• Valid Utah Driver’s License
• Typing skills

Experience
• Experience working and/or education in social services a plus
• Experience with issues impacting individuals who have been or are homeless

Skills
• Computer Program (i.e., Outlook, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
• Methods and techniques of effective case management and assessment skills a plus
• Experience working and/or education in social services a plus
• Excellent writing and documentation skills
• Willing to be a proactive member of a team
• Strong belief in the housing first model
• Able to work with community partners
• Self-starter and self-directed
• Able to solve complex situations and diffuse explosive situations
• Able to Approach problems pro-actively with a solution based focus
• Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
• Able to establish working relationships with residents, co-workers, and other professionals
• Able to work independently as well as collaboratively
• Able to provide constructive feedback to clients
• Able to maintain client confidentiality
• Able to display cultural competency, appreciation, compassion and understanding of the needs of clients
• Must use personal vehicle as needed
• Must work occasional evenings and weekends
Location: Salt Lake Cty

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