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Community Liaison/Driver

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WPA empowers women to redefine their lives in the face of injustice and incarceration. Together, we forge pathways towards freedom, safety, and independence. This position will be a part of the Transitional Services department, reporting to the Program Director of Transitional Services. No job titles will report to the Community Liasion/Driver position.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Coordinates and provides transportation to women being released from Rikers Island and other community-based locations. Conducts screenings and intakes, and provides additional transitional planning support as needed.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES 

·      Drive agency van to pick up and transport clients.

·      Act as dispatcher for clients being discharge from Rikers Island or other correctional facilities

·      Partner with Transitional Case Managers to conduct in-community screenings and intakes for new program participants. 

·      Collaborate with Transitional Services team to ensure participant transportation process is streamlined and effective. 

·      Partner with WPA’s Facilities team to ensure the upkeep and maintenance of agency van. 

·      Maintain documentation of transports and other administrative duties

·      Perform any other department, agency-related, or special projects duties as negotiated with supervisor. 

QUALIFICATIONS

·      Ability to maintain an acceptable driving record and valid drivers license.

·      Ability and willingness to travel throughout New York City

·      Experience working with individuals directly impacted by the criminal legal system 

·      Ability to work flexible hours

·      Team player who enjoys working with others

·      Excellent communication skills

WPA empowers women to redefine their lives in the face of injustice and incarceration. Together, we forge pathways towards freedom, safety, and independence. This position will be a part of the Transitional Services department, reporting to…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    December 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    November 1, 2021

Compensation

See below
The expected hourly salary rate for this part-time position is $17/hr.

Location

On-site
New York, NY, USA

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@wpaonline.org with "Community Liasion/Driver" in the subject line.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@wpaonline.org with "Community Liasion/Driver" in the subject line.

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