Looking Glass Community Services
  • 19-Dec-2017 to 19-Jan-2018 (PST)
  • Station 7
  • Eugene, OR, USA
  • $13.00
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Full Time Employees - Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) options, and more


The Service Coordinator coordinates and monitors the service plan including integration of support team members, key agencies and youth participants.  This position is responsible for providing crisis intervention, maintaining a positive milieu, creating behavior management plans and overall case coordination for youth and family participants assigned to caseload.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in social work, social science or related field.
  2. Certification(s): (list any relevant certification(s)).
  3. Experience: One-year experience working with youth and families.
  4. Availability: Shifts would be 40 hours a week split between our 4pm to 1am shift and our 8:30am to 4:30pm shift. Includes weekends and holidays.
  5. Driver's License: Valid in Oregon, acceptable record, and insurability under Agency's auto insurance.
  6. Ability to work effectively as a member of an integrated team.
  7. Ability to work effectively with runaway/homeless youth and their families, assisting them with crisis intervention, behavior management, access to social services and overall case management.
  8. Ability to organize and coordinate the activities of the service providers.
  9. Ability to represent and promote program within the Agency and in the community.
  10. Ability to relate effectively with youth, parents, community, and referral sources.
  11. Ability to work in a stressful, unstructured environment, and maintain a positive mental attitude.
  12. Good communication skills (written and verbal).
  13. Cultural sensitivity and experience working with people from diverse cultural backgrounds.
  14. Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  15. Professional appearance appropriate to the position.
  16. Commitment to Looking Glass Mission and Values.

 

PREFERRED:

  1. Bilingual in Spanish.

 

SPECIFIC DUTIES:

  1. Acts as case plan coordinator:
  • Facilitates a youth self-assessment of values, strengths, and needs.
  • Assesses cultural needs of youth and families.
  • Writes case plans with youth, families, and support team members.
  • Facilitates regular team case staffing.
  • Assists youth in working towards goals and facilitates access to necessary services.
  • Maintains contact with legal guardians in accordance to policy in case plan.
  • Evaluates client's progress at least once every 3 days.
  • Provides backup case coordination for assigned co-worker
  • Ensures that pertinent documentation is completed in a timely and accurate manner (i.e. files, agenda check off list, statistics, etc.).
  • Maintains aftercare case management and contact.

           

  1. Provides crisis intervention counseling and service coordination for telephone and walk-in clients.
  2. Oversees the operation of the telephone crisis and service linkage system.
  3. Acts as shift coordinator on scheduled shifts.
  4. Provides transportation for program activities.
  5. Provides training to program staff and volunteers, and supervises assigned volunteers.
  6. Acts as a positive role model and provide leadership and motivation for youth and staff.
  7. Plans and implements group programs and activities.
  8. Maintains a clear and positive milieu and implements program policies and procedures.
  9. Networks with other social service agencies and professionals in a manner that would provide the client with the best possible social support system without breaching confidentiality.
  10. Ensures appropriate information is shared when needed in accordance with confidentiality policy.
  11. Coordinates a special project area and/ or individualized task as assigned.
  12. Participates actively in staff meetings and trainings.
  13. Completes other duties as assigned.
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