Ayuda is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to providing direct legal, social and language access services, education, and outreach to low-income immigrants in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Since 1973, Ayuda has provided critical services on a wide range of issues, in the process acquiring nationally recognized expertise in several fields including immigration law, language access, domestic violence and human trafficking. Ayuda has office locations in Washington, DC, Silver Spring, MD and Falls Church, VA.
WHY YOU WANT THIS JOB?
Because, just like everyone at Ayuda, you believe:
WHAT WILL THIS JOB ENTAIL?
Provide comprehensive case management and crisis intervention for immigrant clients who have been victims of crimes (such as intimate partner violence, sexual assault, stalking or human trafficking);
· Other duties as assigned.
HOW DO YOU KNOW IF YOU CAN DO THIS JOB?
To perform this job successfully, an individual must perform all the core responsibilities well. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must be legally able to work in the United States and maintain proper work authorization throughout employment. Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the position presented in a general office environment.
4-year degree in social work or a related field; or equivalent relevant experience
Case management experience preferred
Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite
Familiarity with case management software preferred
Required Knowledge and Skills:
Fluent in English and Spanish
Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
Ability to communicate to a variety of audiences orally and in writing
Ability to write clearly and informatively
Highly developed interpersonal skills, excellent customer service skills
Professionalism with both internal and external customers, strong work ethic and ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to initiate and follow through on work independently
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and respond to crisis
Ability to adapt to changing priorities
Proven problem solving skills with ability to analyze situations, identify existing or potential problems, and recommend solutions
Strong ethics and sound judgment
SALARY AND BENEFITS:
The salary is commensurate with experience and comes with a robust benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, long-term disability insurance, life and AD&D insurance as well as an employer-provided retirement match. All federal holidays are observed, and Ayuda offers paid leave for the week of Christmas through New Year’s Day. This position is exempt for overtime purposes.
Please apply here: https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Apply/358583/Ayuda/Bilingual-Case-Manager with resume and cover letter. Writing samples may be requested.
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Apply early for full consideration. No phone calls, please.
Ayuda is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
We value a diverse workforce and inclusive culture. We encourage applications from members of underrepresented communities.
Ayuda is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to providing direct legal, social and language access services, education, and outreach to low-income immigrants in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Since…
Fluency in Spanish required.
Fluency in Spanish required.