Explore a Career with Central Nebraska Community Action Partnership, Inc.

Explore a Career with Central Nebraska Community Action Partnership, Inc.

Veteran's Coordinator

2525 Lincoln Hwy West
Grand Island, NE
 

POSITION SUMMARY: Provides a variety of support services to homeless Veterans; assists in coordinating services and communication among landlords and CNCAP; provides financial assistance for eligible persons; identifies and accesses resources; seeks to expand program and resources independently and confidently; promotes and maintains public relations; and completes forms accurately and timely.  Provides case management, assists in recruiting and enrolling Veterans into the Vets RRH Program, and completes Outreach efforts.

 

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Responsible for completing agency intake form and inputting it into Clarity
  2. Provide ongoing support to veterans and document via home visits, phone calls, and written correspondence with goal attainment of 65% or above
  3. Maintain a non-judgmental attitude toward clients and other CNCAP staff
  4. Ensure clients are assessed through the Vets RRH process to determine possible assistance through other resources
  5. Create family personal plans to develop short and long term attainable goals with veterans
  6. Ensure files are complete with the necessary paperwork for veteran families participating in the program
  7. Adhere to all CNCAP related policies and procedures
  8. Promote the program and agency in a positive and professional manner

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  1. High school diploma or GED required (Bachelor's degree in human services or related field preferred)
  2. Valid driver's license
  3. 1+ years of experience in human services or related field
  4. Experience with public speaking (presentations, meetings, trainings, etc.)

 

SKILLS & ABILITIES

  1. Problem-solving skills
  2. Communication skills
  3. Extensive knowledge in word, excel, powerpoint, and databases
  4. Excellent time-management and organizational skills
  5. Demonstrated ability to work with others

 

SCHEDULE: Monday-Thursday: 7am - 5pm or Monday-Friday: 8am - 4pm

REPORTS TO: Family Outreach Director

JOB STATUS: Full-Time, 40 hours per week

PAY: $14.25/Hour 

BENEFITS:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance
  • Generous leave accrual (PTO)
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Paid birthday off
  • Employer matched retirement (up to 3%)
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Employee Assistance Program

FLSA STATUS: Hourly/Non-Exempt

Disclaimer

This position description is not intended, and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job.  It is intended, however, to be an accurate reflection of those principal job elements essential for making decisions related to job performance, employee development, and compensation.  As such, the incumbent may perform other duties and responsibilities as required.

EOE

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