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Community Outreach and Crisis Intervention Manager

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Black Women's Blueprint | Montgomery, AL
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BLACK WOMEN'S BLUEPRINT IS HIRING!

We are currently seeking people passionate about social justice and violence against women, and our work is expanding to MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA!

ABOUT US

Launched in 2010, Black Women’s Blueprint has reached over 16,000 in our communities via the Museum, arts and educational materials to address the spectrum of sexual violence against Black women and girls. Our technical assistance and trainings have resulted in 105 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) across the nation, including 300 faculty and students annually. As a 100% survivor-led organization, Black Women's Blueprint deployed our signature culturally specific healing modalities for Black women, girls, and gender-nonconforming people around the nation. We’ve created a healing space for over 700 survivors since inception and through various direct action, engage over 2500 annually to build a powerful and accomplished community of solidarity and advocacy.


POSITION SUMMARY:

The Community Outreach and Crisis Intervention Manager will focus on our mobile healing unit, Sistas Van, providing field-based outreach, retention, and education activities to community members and organizations


ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide on-site support to community members to primary care appointments and to other healthcare and social service encounters as warranted.
  • Coordinate ongoing navigation and logistical support for community members
  • Tracking areas where Sistas has been, as well as supplies given (toiletries, clothing, etc
  • Connect and engage with key organizations, including those in the healthcare field (Care Manager, Physicians, Nurses, Psychologist etc.) to gain sponsors for Sistas Van
  • Participate in weekly meetings with Healing/Counseling team and Training and Community Outreach Manager
  • Work closely with the counseling team notifying them of any client inquiries, healing, prevention, etc
  • Work closely with the Manager of Training and Community Outreach 


Member Support/Case Management

  • Assist with client and member engagement on-site and off-site.
  • Assist with client and member outreach and communication.
  • Ensure survivors of sexual violence can access any combination of counseling services, sister circles and other crisis intervention.
  • Conduct field work as assigned.
  • Attend off-site meetings as assigned.
  • Ensure documentation and recording of units of service and client services and contact data.
  • Learn, manage and maintain Powerbase member/client outcomes data management system.
  • Supervise and assist with Emerging Youth Program participants, Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) participants, and interns. 


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum HS Diploma/GED
  • Driver’s license required with a clean record
  • Flex hours - availability evenings and weekends when necessary
  • Ability to travel frequently, both locally and nationally
  • Must be comfortable traveling to shelters, single room occupancies (SROs), private apartments, etc. for outreach and home visits to facilitate access to clinic services
  • Prior experience conducting outreach, accompaniment, and follow-up activities
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Bi-lingual (Spanish, French Creole) is a plus
  • Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office, PowerBase preferred

BLACK WOMEN'S BLUEPRINT IS HIRING!

We are currently seeking people passionate about social justice and violence against women, and our work is expanding to MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA!

ABOUT US

Launched in 2010, Black Women’s Blueprint has reached…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Entry level

How to Apply

Please email finance@blueprintny.org. Your email should be entitled "Application: Community Outreach and Crisis Intervention Manager." Please include your resume, cover letter, and any additional information/documents you would like to share.

Please email finance@blueprintny.org. Your email should be entitled "Application: Community Outreach and Crisis Intervention Manager." Please include your resume, cover letter…

Location

Montgomery, AL

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