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Truckloads and Food Program Coordinator

 

FT—Responsible for providing oversight and supervision to the Truckloads of Help/Food Programs.  Accountable for ensuring products and donations are sorted, organized, labeled, prepared for inventory, and dispersed.  Oversight and set up of events, food distribution, and other agency activities.  Provide direction and have communication with volunteers.  Basic computer skill, ability to follow direction and good communication skills are needed.  Position requires ability to lift, bend, twist and stand for long periods of time.  Benefits are provided.  Occasional evenings and weekends are required.

How to Apply: Please send cover letter, resume and at least three references to Deb Daily at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

 

 

 The Center for People in Need seeks a Program Facilitator for a new Reentry Program serving those transitioning from prison to the community. Positions available are as follows: 1 position 12:30pm – 8:30pm M-F.

 

Details of the position are as follows:  

 

Position:         Program Facilitator

 

Reports To:    Reentry Program Coordinator   

 

Position Overview: The Reentry Program Facilitator will serve the central role in helping ex-offenders returning to the community through cognitive programming and job search preparation.

 

Responsibilities:

·         Provide client intake and assessments for program participants, all of which will be adult ex-prisoners

·         Develop individual service plans for all clients and identify barriers to success. 

·         Document all client contact and progress with date and time, type of contact, outcome and plan of action.

·         Facilitate classes inside an institutional environment, to include cognitive programming and job search preparation.

·         Effectively manage a positive, prosocial, professional, classroom environment

·         Meet with Program Coordinator to regularly update coordinator on client needs and progress   

·         Assist with data collection

·         Distribute Bonus Points to clients per guidelines

·         Follow and ensure that policies and procedures are being met 

·         Assist program participants with obtaining community support information and Center for People in Need wrap around services.

·         Other duties as assigned

 

Minimum Qualifications:

·         Prefer experience in facilitating Intrapersonal skills.

·         Coursework in human services or human relations field preferred.

·         Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

·         Ability to work effectively with people of diverse educational and cultural backgrounds, from ex-prisoners to public officials

·         Computer literacy, including knowledge of basic software applications and familiarity with the internet and email communications

·         Knowledge of criminal justice system and/or experience with ex-prisoners is preferred

 

How to Apply: Please send cover letter, resume and at least three references to Deb Daily at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

 


 

 

The Center for People in Need seeks Forklift/Warehouse Instructor for a new Reentry Program serving those transitioning from prison to the community.

 

Details of the position are as follows:  

 

Position:         Forklift/Warehouse Instructor

 

Reports To:    Reentry Program Coordinator   

 

Position Overview: Forklift/Warehouse Instructor will provide job-related education, including soft and hard skills, to ex-offenders returning to the community. 

 

Responsibilities:

·         Develop and conduct initial orientation session for program participants

·         Create and implement multifaceted curriculum that meets the needs of ex-prisoners

·         Administer skills assessment tests and any other examinations

·         Assist with data collection

·         Follow and ensure that policies and procedures are being met

·         Provide regular updates to Program Coordinator

·         Other duties as assigned 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

·         Experience in forklift operations and warehouse procedures

·         Ability to effectively and positively facilitate classroom and hands-on instruction in order to certify students

·         Knowledgeable of basic electrical forklift maintenance

·         Preferred OSHA certification and ability to instruct course and certify students

·         Emphasis on safety instruction

·         Prefer experience in teaching, training or counseling ex-prisoners or another high-risk, adult population with little education

·         Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communications skills

·         Computer literacy, including knowledge of basic software applications and familiarity with the Internet and email communication

·         Ability to work effectively with people of diverse educational and cultural backgrounds, from ex-prisoners to public officials

·         Prefer knowledge of criminal justice system and/or experiences with ex-prisoners

·         Possess integrity and professional boundaries

 

How to Apply: Please send cover letter, resume and at least three references to Deb Daily at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.