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Success Coach, Homebase

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CAMBA | Brooklyn, NY
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Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive. We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in: Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 10,000 youth. CAMBA serves a diverse cross section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today.

HomeBase provides case management and essential services to at-risk individuals and families in Brooklyn and Staten Island to prevent homelessness. Individuals and families receive services that help them overcome problems with public benefits, housing, education, health care and other issues that could impede their ability to maintain stable households. To decrease the likelihood of clients experiencing another housing crisis in the future, Forward Focus supports clients in identifying their own goals for personal success and partners with them, providing individualized coaching to improve their executive functioning and presentation skills as competitive job applicants, assess potential career pathways and access educational and vocational training opportunities to gain skills in their field of interest in order to ultimately advance their employment options and earning power.

Position: Success Coach

What The Success Coach Does:

In this role, you will assist clients in identifying and clarifying their career and financial goals for personal success and partner with them to improve their focus and presentation skills, secure employment and assess potential career pathways, as well as access financial coaching, educational and vocational training opportunities to advance their job options and earning power.

Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) and one year of applicable experience and/or equivalent experience

Other Requirements:

  • Experience in adult education and career exploration with a working knowledge of online learning tools - teaching style must be hands-on, interactive, and participatory (not lecture based)
  • Working knowledge of coaching and motivating to guide individuals through the stages of change leading to new behaviors and habits; recognized life coaching certification a plus
  • Experience in working successfully with people from a broad range of backgrounds
  • Excellent oral and written interpersonal communication, organization and computer skills; high energy and enthusiasm to work with adult students and propel them toward success
  • Ability to design and implement innovative programs with a strong attention to detail
  • Working knowledge of NYC workforce development, educational, vocational training and financial literacy programs a plus
  • Familiarity with NYC public benefits and housing subsidies a plus

Part of the application process :

Before applying please note that although this job is typically performed in an office, we are currently working remotely. Are you flexible with working from home and office as needed?

Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive. We…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

How to Apply

Attach Resume and Cover Letter. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.

Answer the following questions in body of email:

Desired Salary?

Although this job is typically performed in an office, we are currently working remotely.Are you flexible with working from home and office as needed?

Attach Resume and Cover Letter. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.

Answer the following questions in body of email:

Desired Salary?

Although this job is…

Location

Brooklyn, NY

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