The Help Group is currently looking for a Temporary BA Level Bilingual (Temp to December) Resource Linkage Counselor to join our Project SAFE team. This child-abuse prevention program services the 0-5 population through a multi-agency community collaborative
Minimum BA or BS degree from an accredited program in psychology, counseling, social work or related field or two years experience in a mental health or related setting.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Identify and pursue resources necessary and appropriate to meet clients’ needs; assist IHOC staff with advocacy, resources and referrals.
Provide training, resources and guidance to case managers.
Provide networking, marketing and outreach services in the surrounding communities.
Provide resource trainings for staff, bringing in community partners as needed.
Develop and foster community partnerships.
Maintain records of all donations, in-kind services, outreach services and community involvement.
Assist with phone screenings on all clients requesting Project SAFE services
Assist staff/clients with translations as needed, both verbally and in writing.
Attend regularly scheduled staff meetings, agency wide meetings/trainings and other meetings as assigned.
Conduct all functions in accordance with Agency guidelines, policies and procedures and ethical standards.
Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.