Outreach Coordinator

Community Action Council
Olympia, WA Full-time
Posted on September 21, 2019
The Community Action Council (CAC) is looking for an Outreach Coordinator-City of Lacey. Under the general supervision of the Lacey Police Department, the Outreach Coordinator will respond to people with mental and/or substance use disorders, behavioral, housing, financial and other social service needs. The duties include considerable public contact and are intended to bridge the gap between law enforcement and/or emergency medical response and social needs of people within this population. This position will directly contact and/or accompany law enforcement on patrol to assist individuals belonging to the target population in accessing mental and/or substance use disorder treatment, and/or homeless or other social services. This is a pilot program. This position is exempt and the salary range is $55,140 - $67,183 annually depending upon qualifications. Benefits: CAC offers an excellent benefit package of medical, dental, vision, life insurance, long-term disability, and a 401(k). CAC Pays up to 100% of the premium for employee only health insurance coverage for eligible regular full time employee. Also included are paid holidays, generous vacation and sick leave benefits. Required Qualifications: A Master's Degree in social work as well as two (2) years' experience in the direct treatment of acutely and severely mentally ill, homeless and/or chemically dependent individuals. Experience specific to the area of homeless individuals, preferably those living with behavioral health disorders. Relevant clinical license, per Department of Health, preferred. Additional professional experience in these areas may be considered in place of a Master's Degree. Possession of or ability to obtain within 30 days of hire, a valid Washington State Driver's license. Must be able to successfully pass a thorough background investigation. Must be able to meet the physical demands/working conditions (See job description) To Apply: Review the job description: Outreach Coordinator-City of Lacey 2019 Complete CAC's job application - CAC.MT EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION Submit application AND email resume to EmploymentApps@caclmt.org Submit by 5:pm on October 10th, 2019,The Community Action Council (CAC) is looking for an Outreach Coordinator-City of Lacey. Under the general supervision of the Lacey Police Department, the Outreach Coordinator will respond to people with mental and/or substance use disorders, behavioral, housing, financial and other social service needs. The duties include considerable public contact and are intended to bridge the gap between law enforcement and/or emergency medical response and social needs of people within this population. This position will directly contact and/or accompany law enforcement on patrol to assist individuals belonging to the target population in accessing mental and/or substance use disorder treatment, and/or homeless or other social services. This is a pilot program.This position is exempt and the salary range is $55,140 - $67,183 annually depending upon qualifications.Benefits: CAC offers an excellent benefit package of medical, dental, vision, life insurance, long-term disability, and a 401(k). CAC Pays up to 100% of the premium for employee only health insurance coverage for eligible regular full time employee. Also included are paid holidays, generous vacation and sick leave benefits.Required Qualifications: A Master's Degree in social work as well as two (2) years' experience in the direct treatment of acutely and severely mentally ill, homeless and/or chemically dependent individuals. Experience specific to the area of homeless individuals, preferably those living with behavioral health disorders. Relevant clinical license, per Department of Health, preferred. Additional professional experience in these areas may be considered in place of a Master's Degree.Possession of or ability to obtain within 30 days of hire, a valid Washington State Driver's license.Must be able to successfully pass a thorough background investigation.Must be able to meet the physical demands/working conditions (See job description)To Apply:Review the job description: Outreach Coordinator-City of Lacey 2019Complete CAC's job application - CAC.MT EMPLOYMENT APPLICATIONSubmit application AND email resume to EmploymentApps@caclmt.orgSubmit by 5:pm on October 10th, 2019