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Family/Volunteer Liaison-paraprofessional

Job Description
Supervise shelter with up to 6 families that are homeless in the Beacon House
Provide support to volunteers
Advise clients regarding food stamps, child care, money management, housekeeping
Assist clients with preparation of forms, locating housing, obtaining employment and planning budgets
Provide information or refer individuals to public or private agencies or community services for assistance
Complete paperwork, data entry, and assist families in achieving their goals towards self-sufficiency
Work very closely with the full time case manager
Flexible schedule
Casual work environment
Great opportunity for college students
Wonderful experience for those interested in human or social services fields
Job involves working with a vulnerable population.

Qualifications
Prefer some college education. All fields of study are encouraged to apply. 
Great opportunity for those majoring in human services, social work, psychology, sociology or related field. 
In lieu of education, experience with a vulnerable population will also be considered. 
Knowledge of area resources and services for homeless and human services background are a bonus, but not required. Job involves working with a vulnerable population. 
Must be mature, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be able to relate to all types of people in a nonjudgmental manner. 
Must be comfortable working alone. 
Excellent decision making and problem solving skills required. 

Background check required. 

Hours: Mon-Fri 4:30-8:30 pm, Weekends 7:30 am - 8:30 pm. Work with team of 1 to 2 others to cover the hours.

Mail resume to 309 East Lake Street, Eau Claire, WI 54701 or email to ecihn@sbcglobal.net.