Program Coordinator- Youth Services
Location: Concord, CA
Master’s Degree in social work or a related field and five years experience in working with people who have been homeless, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Maintain a strength-based perspective while assisting participants in achieving their optimal levels of self-sufficiency.
Provide comprehensive and integrated services to diverse people.
Treat others with respect and courtesy, striving for open and honest working relationships.
Maintain high ethical standards when dealing with others.
Demonstrate good judgment and common sense.
Represent ideals that foster community change.
Build partnerships with community-based organizations.
Demonstrated ability to work empathetically with people who are homeless or have a history of homelessness.
Demonstrated experience in the areas of mental health, substance abuse, and domestic violence.
Experience in accessing community based services.
Knowledge and experience in working with diverse cultural populations.
Excellent written and verbal communication, analytic skills, and public speaking skills.
Ability to effectively represent LSS to the community.
Ability to work independently, make good decisions and utilize supervision as needed.
Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting.
Ability to work on multiple tasks and set priorities.
Clean driving record, registered car and required insurance.
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