Special Events Coordinator
Applicants must be 18 years of age or older
Description: Full-time position with excellent benefits. Plan and execute special events and manage volunteers for a non-profit agency. Must be organized, flexible, have excellent people skills and have the ability to work with a diverse set of volunteers. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the flexibility to work on a variety of tasks as well as a working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Outlook, Word, and Excel is needed. Will be required to work some evenings and weekends.
Reentry Program Facilitator
The Center for People in Need seeks 3 Program Facilitator for a new Reentry Program serving those transitioning from prison to the community. Positions available are as follows: 1 position hours 8am-5pm M-F, 2 positions 1:00pm – 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.
·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
· 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.
Responsible for providing general warehouse support to the Truckloads of Help Program. Accountable for ensuring products and donations are sorted, organized, labeled, prepared for inventory, and dispersed. Assist in set up of events, food distribution, and other agency activities. Must be able to work with volunteers and have good communication skills. Position requires ability to lift 70 lbs., bend, and stand for long periods of time. Benefits are provided. Occasional evenings and weekends may be required.