Part-Time Human Services Associate

Employer
Prince William County
Location
Woodbridge, VA
Posted
Dec 01, 2021
Closes
Dec 03, 2021
Ref
235063128
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Salary $22.01 - $44.02 Hourly Location Woodbridge, VA Job Type Part-Time (PB) Department SOCIAL SERVICES Job Number 201206799 Closing 12/1/2021 11:59 PM Eastern GRADE B22 Starting Salary $22.01 - $33.01 Hourly Introduction Do you have a passion for helping the homeless? The Prince William County Department of Social Services, Homeless Services Division, is hiring an experienced, Part-Time Human Services Associate who will be responsible for providing high level customer service for participants who access our drop-in center and 24/7 emergency shelter program located in Woodbridge, VA. If you are looking for a position with a competitive salary, good training and a team-oriented workplace, then apply now! ABOUT THIS ROLE: The Part-Time Human Services Associates will report to the Human Services Program Manager and be responsible for completing intake paperwork, food preparation, serving meals, entering data into our database, interacting with community partners, and referring participants to social services programs/agencies. The ideal candidates will have experience working with at-risk populations in a human services environment and experience overcoming barriers in a homeless shelter. Seeking someone with a positive approach, the ability to multitask and knowledge of community resources. Candidate must be responsible and able to work with limited supervision. The ideal candidate will have 1-2 years of experience working with homeless individuals/families. They must also possess time management, strong interpersonal skills, and knowledge of the homeless populations and their challenges. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: High School diploma or GED and 2 years of related experience. PREFERENCES: * 2 years of work experience with homeless individuals. * Experience collaborating with community partners who assist the homeless population. * Ability to identify crisis situations and refer to appropriate professional staff. * General knowledge of available community resources. SCHEDULE REQUIREMENTS: The schedule is 6:30 am to 12:30 pm five days a week to include Saturdays. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have a valid driver's license. The selected candidate will be required to pass a pre-employment background check. All DSS staff members are required to provide emergency human services work in the event of an emergency disaster. ENTRY SALARY RANGE: $22.01 - $33.01 Hourly Click here to view a full class description. Prince William County Government offers medical plans with corresponding pharmacy and basic vision coverage, as well as dental plans and a separate vision plan. Full-time and part-time Prince William County Government employees are eligible to participate in our plans; however, the level and cost of benefits depends on the classification of the position. The following positions do not accrue leave and are not eligible for holidays or other fringe benefits: * Temporary * Provisional * Seasonal employees Click on the link below to explore our plans and rates. Prince William County Benefit Programs

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