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Employers interested in posting their job openings on the LEDA Virtual job fair (at no cost) can send job description, qualifications, and application method to LEDA's Director of Workforce Development by email.


In addition to posting your vacancies on LEDA's website, positions are also distributed to a network of workforce centers and educational institutions as appropriate.





Position: Outreach Coordinator

Summary
The Catholic Charities of Acadiana Outreach Service Coordinator is responsible for engaging and documenting households experiencing homelessness in downtown area of Lafayette, directing these individuals to CCA services, and providing document readiness services and transportation. All employees are expected to learn and exhibit the core values of Catholic Charities of Acadiana as defined in the employee handbook and on the CCA website (catholiccharitiesacadiana.org/opportunities).

Duties will include but are not limited to the following:
• Street outreach
• Engagement & Assessment
• Reducing homelessness through rehousing people experiencing homelessness in Lafayette Parish

Qualifications:
Job Qualifications
• Minimum of a high school diploma/GED, with two years of service coordination or related social service experience required. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
• Knowledge of homelessness and housing programs helpful
• Experience providing services for individuals and families experiencing homelessness
• Exceptional problem resolution skills
• Exceptional oral and written communication skills
• Valid LA driver’s license and an insured motor vehicle in which to transport clients

Job Specifications
Medium: Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. 100% of the time.

Application Requirements:
Send resume and cover letter to Director of Client Services, Michelle Hinman at [email protected]

Apply Online

Job Posted:
10/03/2018
Application Deadline:
11/30/2018


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