Coordinated Entry System Program Specialist

Assess individual client needs, strengths and barriers.  Will coordinate, refer, and deliver services to meet the short-term needs of individuals and families, which include connection to housing supports, emergency services, asset development programming, case, coordination and other resources that move individuals and families towards self-sufficiency. Work schedule may include evenings and weekends and holidays. Associate Degree in Health and Human Services, Social Services or related field.  Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be acceptable on a year to year basis. Knowledge of Kern health and social services preferred.  One-year experience working with the homeless community.  Communication effectively verbally and be proficient at writing.  HMIS experience desired. Bilingual language fluency (English/Spanish) highly desirable. Possession of a valid California Driver’s License and state automobile insurance and acceptable driving record substantiated by a DMV printout.    $18.96/HR – $21.80/hr. + benefits.  Open until filled. 

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