Community Engagement Specialist – In Our Own Voices, Inc. – Albany, NY

  • Freelance
  • Albany, NY
  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Applications have closed.

Job details
Salary

$35,500 – $41,500 a year

Job Type
Full-time

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)

  • Spanish (Preferred)

  • Driver’s License (Preferred)


Benefits
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401(k)
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance

Full Job Description

Community Engagement Specialist

The Community Engagement Specialist is responsible for providing direct service, Outreach, assisting with training & technical assistance initiatives, event coordination, and program evaluation. LGB TGNC Adults and Youth, training, and technical assistance projects.

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Responsible for the provision of direct services including but not limited to advocacy, counseling, and group facilitation
  • Working with LGBT Youth and Adults
  • Provide support to the Program Director and Coordinators on IOOV’s major events duties include but are not limited to- coordination/facilitation of planning committee meetings; researching/identifying potential venues, outreach and recruitment of participants, volunteers, and speakers
  • Provides face-to-face, online and outreach in underserved areas and venues accessed by the target community for the purpose of program promotion and enrollment.
  • Assist in the development of program evaluation tools, community surveys, and needs assessments to identify emerging trends, community needs, etc.
  • Serve as the lead in distribution and collecting of evaluation tools, community surveys, and needs assessments.
  • Ensure all accomplished activities of the position are entered into appropriate databases, including a monthly AIRS extract.
  • Submit documentation and reports in compliance with project requirements, as well as provide monthly reports
  • Ensure confidentiality is being upheld as required by law and IOOV policy.

Minimum requirements:

  • Demonstrate a commitment to the mission of In Our Own Voices
  • Bachelor degree preferred and highly recommended
  • Minimum of two-year human services experience; outreach, education, and/or case management experience.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours (includes after hours and weekends)
  • Valid, unrestricted driver’s license and independent means of transportation for travel per program needs.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $35,500.00 – $41,500.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Albany, NY 12210: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)

Experience:

  • working with LGBT communities: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Outreach: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Training and Technical Assisstance: 1 year (Preferred)

Language:

  • Spanish (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Driver’s License (Preferred)

Work Location: One location


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