CommonBond Communities

Advantage Services Coordinator (Social Services)

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Location
Milwaukee, WI
Posted
Mar 13, 2021
Closes
Apr 12, 2021
Ref
ADVAN01608-2_1
Contact
CommonBond Communities
Category
Social Services
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time
\u003cp\u003eHome is the foundation for everything in life. Since 1971, our model has been about supporting residents in finding stability and achieving their goals. It\u0026rsquo;s why we\u0026rsquo;re more than housing\u0026mdash;we combine quality affordable homes with our on-site Advantage Services\u0026mdash;because we believe that with the right support and opportunities, all people can thrive. Today, over 13,000 people\u0026mdash;families, seniors, veterans, and people with disabilities and other barriers\u0026mdash;call a CommonBond community \u0026ldquo;home.\u0026rdquo;\u0026nbsp; Our core values are \u003cem\u003eRespect, Integrity, Partnership, Innovation,\u003c/em\u003e and\u003cem\u003e Excellence\u003c/em\u003e. We live these values and look for people who embody them to represent our organization in the community. If this sounds like you, please consider joining our team.\u0026nbsp;\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eCommonBond invites qualified applicants to apply for a part-time \u003cstrong\u003eAdvantage Services Coordinator\u003c/strong\u003e position at our Meadow Village property in Milwaukee, WI. This position will provide professional mental health support, crisis intervention, assessment, referral, advocacy, and supportive services for residents of identified senior and family housing communities.\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe\u0026nbsp;\u003cstrong\u003eAdvantage Services Coordinator\u003c/strong\u003e will also plan, coordinate, and evaluate programs provided for residents at selected communities. Experience working with families, seniors, and people who were formerly homeless, as well as experience-enhancing community engagement and resident leadership, are helpful.\u0026nbsp;\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eSchedule: 20 hours per week, hours based on need.\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u0026nbsp;\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eWhy CommonBond Communities?:\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWork-life balance\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompetitive salary\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eEmployee referral program\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eComprehensive benefits package\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eEmployee recognition and rewards program\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eA respectful and growth-oriented workplace\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eOngoing training and professional development\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003c/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u0026nbsp;\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND ASSOCIATED TASKS\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eProvide professional, culturally appropriate individual services coordination to meet the needs of residents at select housing communities\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eProvide information, referrals, advocacy, and brief counseling\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003ePlan, coordinate, promote, and manage the delivery of Advantage Center programs and services provided for the benefit of youth, adults, and seniors\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003ePromote positive relationships within the community and surrounding neighborhood\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMaintain accurate, timely, and detailed documentation on casework in accordance with professional ethics and corporate procedures\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003c/ul\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMaintain records, statistics, and documentation, and provide information as requested.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003c/ul\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAct as a liaison between community-based social services and housing management staff for the benefit of individual residents\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eConsult with casework consultant and/or supervisor as directed by protocols, procedures, and Advantage Services guidelines\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eEffectively represent CommonBond Communities, and the housing communities in the surrounding neighborhood and relevant service networks\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eActively participate in Advantage Services team meetings and promote collaborative problem solving and professional development\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003c/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u0026nbsp;\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eMINIMUM REQUIREMENTS\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAssociates or Bachelor\u0026rsquo;s Degree in social work, human services or similarly related field, or at least three years of experience in a related field.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAt least two years of experience providing individual services to a diverse population of individuals.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eKnowledge of community resources and service networks.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eExcellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eDemonstrated experience working within diverse communities, which include people of various ages, gender, sexual orientations, national origins, income levels, ability levels, religious affiliations, races, and languages.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAbility to work well in a collaborative team environment with both internal and external partners.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAbility to network and develop community partnerships.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eExperience utilizing MS Office and web-based programs.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBe Certified in CPR and First Aid or have the ability to become certified within six months of starting the position.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003c/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u0026nbsp;\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eOTHER REQUIREMENTS\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003col\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMust be willing and able to travel between sites.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMust be willing to work evenings and weekends as scheduled.\u003c/li\u003e\n\u003c/ol\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u0026nbsp;\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eIf you have the drive and a passion for strong communities, we\u0026rsquo;d like you to consider joining our team!\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u0026nbsp;\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eAll applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, age, marital status, or status with regard to public assistance.\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cem\u003eCommonBond builds stable homes, strong futures, and vibrant communities.\u003c/em\u003e\u003c/strong\u003e\u003c/p\u003e

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