Outreach Specialist/Social Worker

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $52,000
Maximum: $58,000

Published

08/09/2018

Start Date

09/01/2018

Application Deadline

08/17/2018

Address

Bethesda
Maryland
United States

Description

Bethesda Cares, Inc. is in search of a self-starting, mature, and experienced human services professional to work on the streets engaging persons experiencing homelessness and coordinate successful referrals for supportive housing placement. As a housing-focused outreach program, all engagement is intended to build trusting relationships and confidence with clients to raise their level of care beyond street homelessness. Candidates with 4+ years of experience in homeless services delivery and Housing First systems are highly encouraged to apply. The candidate must be able to work with a variety of personalities, be punctual, keep promises made with persistent follow up, and have experience working intensively in one-on-one relationships with clients to provide support. Knowledge of Housing First practice, mental illness, substance abuse is expected. Documentation, updating client files and submitting paperwork for client identification and benefits are part of the administrative duties.

Benefits

Healthcare Benefits

401K Retirement

Mileage and Parking Reimbursement

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree


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