CAAFA - Outreach - Community Engagement Coordinator

Apache Junction, AZ, USA Req #1134
Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Since 1971, A New Leaf has faithfully worked in service to our mission of “Helping Families…Changing Lives,” making a positive impact in the lives of more than 24,000 people each year in the Phoenix Metropolitan area.  Services focus on HEALTH, HOUSING, AND COMMUNITY SERVICES, offering a continuum of support to move households from crisis to long-term health and stability.
A New Leaf continues to grow to respond to needs in our community by developing comprehensive, relevant and effective services for vulnerable and underserved families, children, and adults.


IF YOU ARE SOMEONE WHO IS HARD WORKING, CARING, AND WANTING TO SERVE OTHERS THEN THIS AGENCY IS LOOKING FOR YOU!!


THINGS TO EXPECT AS A Community Engagement Coordinator: 
 

·        Promote trauma informed practices at an individual and organizational level. 

·       Develop partnerships with and work collaboratively with other social service agencies and community entities to increase outreach to potential participants and secure resources for program participants. 

·        Work cooperatively with Director to ensure advocates and volunteers receive adequate training on community resources and established protocol for access to various services. 

·        Plan outreach activities/events with Director and supervisory staff to include seasonal, awareness, and holiday events.  

·        Review participation requests for events and presentations, revaluate requests for suitability, and maintain event schedule. 

·       Conduct community presentations, awareness activities, and participate in tabling events in public forums. 

·        Provide direct services/resources/referrals when needed. 

·       Maintain documentation of outreach activities and events for reporting purposes, complete and assist in required weekly, monthly, and quarterly reporting as needed. 

·       Be able to work a flexible schedule; including, working weekends and evenings to attend events. 

·       Drive personal and agency vehicles to conduct program business and attend events
   
 

MORE ABOUT US:

            We are looking for dedicated individuals who work well in a team dedicated to helping others in the community to make a difference and change lives. This work consists of helping others who are going through a rough patch get back on their feet by providing them with resources and tools they can use once they leave the shelter environment. If this sounds like an opportunity that fits your next career path, then we encourage you to apply.

 
PAY: $18.00/HR

SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm (with some weekends and evenings)


 
QUALIFICATIONS: 

Education:        

·     High School Diploma or GED, required. 

·        Bilingual in Spanish/English, preferred.   

·        Bachelor’s degree in related area (Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Women’s Studies, Justice Studies, Counseling, Family Studies, Criminal Justice, Pre-Law, etc.., preferred. 


Experience:       

·        1+ year experience working in social services field.  

·        Experience working in Domestic Violence or Sexual Violence field, preferred.    
·       Demonstrated knowledge of trauma informed care, sexual and domestic violence, and social services, preferred.     
·        Demonstrated experience conducting presentations and facilitating events.    
·        Demonstrated experienced working collaboratively with a community.  
 

We appreciate your interest in our organization. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, religion, color, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
 

A New Leaf is an at-will employer. Any offer of employment with A New Leaf is contingent upon a successful consumer report to include verification of employment, education, criminal background search and driving records.
 

A New Leaf is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and participates in the E-Verify program. A New Leaf participates in el program de E-Verify. Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

BENEFITS PACKAGE: All of our employees enjoy the following benefits: direct deposit, competitive pay, accrued sick time, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), annual team member appreciation event, informal, yet professional team environment.

For full time employees, we also provide the following included in the total compensation plan: Health/Dental/Vision Coverage, Accrued Sick and Vacation Time, Paid Holidays, Life Insurance, AD&D, Short Term Disability, 401(K), Tuition Reimbursement, and a Wellness Program which has received a Silver Level of excellence in worksite wellness by providing employees with Annual Biometrics, Gym Reimbursements, Wellness Initiatives, Workers Compensation improvements, and much more!

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Apache Junction, AZ, USA