Volunteers of America of Florida Service Available Job Openings Listing of all available openings at Volunteers of America of Florida http://voaflhiring.com/ en-US Fri, 18 Jan 2019 16:58:08 CST Clinical Coordinator Punta Gorda http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=181 Job Summary: The Clinical Coordinator will have over sight responsibility of the program. In addition, the Clinical Coordinator assists in the development of an interactive Team approach in problem solving. The Clinical Coordinator will provide and oversee mental health services including psychosocial assessments and evaluations and will develop, implement, and oversee Individual Support/Treatment plans for adults diagnosed with psychiatric illness, substance abuse and co-occurring disorders. Will provide crisis management, on-call coverage, legal advocacy, supervision and training. Will conduct individual and group therapy, psychiatric rehabilitation and co-occuring disorders services. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: Master's Degree in social service field and 2 years related experience, social work preferred. Florida license required (LCSW ). Addiction Professional Certification highly recommended. Supervisory experience required for Lead. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy. Strong organizational and time management skills. Administrative self-sufficiency including computer proficiency. Ability to evaluate and assess participant needs. Good working knowledge of resources and relevant requirements. Possess valid Florida driver's license and safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Oversee implementation of admissions policies and procedures. Perform psychosocial assessment and face-to-face interviews. Develop and implement Life/Treatment Plan (L/TP) based upon participant's identified needs, formulating goals that are measurable and easily attainable. Supervise assigned staff. Participate in admission committee meetings. Complete disability certification. Oversee treatment team meetings to provide clinical supervision. Assist with development and implementation of participant services. Develop resources in community and establish cooperative agreements with collateral agencies. Provide advocacy for participants with service providers and legal advocacy. Facilitate individual and group sessions. Regularly review participant's progress and L/TP plans. Analyze functioning and setbacks in order to determine progress, appropriateness of placement, and need for services and referrals. Consult with Lead Clinical Coordinator on cases. Be responsive to participant's changing needs. Assess changes in level of care to determine additional resources or need for change in services level. Assist accordingly. Oversee placements and discharges of participants, including completion of discharge plan. Complete Course of Treatment Summary. Ensure delivery of quality services. Participate on the quality improvement team including peer review. Maintain participant case records in compliance with agency standards and funding requirements including timely and accurate completion of same. Ensure that services are completed as prescribed on the L/TP. Maintain Documentation Track Sheet. Provide training to staff members in the areas of mental health counseling and intervention, psychosocial rehabilitation and co-occurring disorders. Coordinate system for response of clinical emergencies. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: 40 hour workweek. Occasional weekend or evening as required. Some travel may be required. Rate of Pay: This is a salary position with a starting annualized salary of $50,000.00 per year for fully Florida licensed professionals. Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:09:43 CST Punta Gorda, FL 181 Part-Time Office Assistant I - Miami http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=286 Job Summary The Office Assistant is responsible for providing all office and clerical functions to support program services. Credentials, and Experience, and Abilities Prefer High School Diploma or GED. Possess very good writing, communication and organizational skills. Possess ability to follow direction, complete projects with minimal direction. Administrative self-sufficiency including basic computer skills. Possess a valid Florida driver's license. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions Provide outstanding customer service to all internal and external contacts, vendors, staff and participants ensuring confidentiality at all times. Perform administrative functions that support program staff with maintaining compliance with regulations, funder requirements and agency policy and procedures. Maintain an organized work environment including inventory control of office supplies and office equipment service maintenance as needed. Ensure timely mail handling according to agency guidelines and procedures. Normal Working Hours and Conditions 20-25 hour workweek. Weekends or evenings as required. Some travel may be required. Rate of Pay: This is an hourly position with an entry level rate of $9.00 per hour. Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Tue, 7 Feb 2017 13:13:02 CST Miami Program, FL 286 PT Chaplain - Bilingual St Petersburg/Miami http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=373 Job Summary The Chaplain is a full member of the team who provides for the pastoral needs of participants and staff. Specifically, the chaplain, through professional training and certification, assists individuals to understand more fully life's events as they relate to their spiritual and emotional well-being. From the individual's life experience, the chaplain may offer prayer or reflection. The ideal candidate must be available to travel to other locations (75%). This position is part time 20 hours per week. Credentials, Skills, Abilities and Experience Bachelor's degree is preferred and 1 year of pastoral experience. Bilingual (English/Spanish) The chaplain has completed a curriculum of theological classes and displays skills and competencies in pastoral care. Certification by an appropriate clinical pastoral agency preferred. Must complete at least 1 CPE unit within the first year of employment. Ability to lead and coordinate prayer and facilitate group process Constituent Member of Volunteers of America. Commissioned Minister preferred. Solid standing in the Church through ecclesiastical endorsement Ability and stamina to minister to individuals with varying physical and mental disabilities. Flexibility in work hours, programs, and services. Ability and desire to work with clergy and volunteers of varying faith backgrounds. Experience in working as part of a team; good communication skills. JOB DUTIES The Chaplain, through her or his daily ministry: Carries out the mission, vision, values and ministry of service plan Facilitates the celebration of the Volunteers of America sacraments as appropriate to his or her clerical status Organizes worship services in creative and ecumenical ways in partnerships with local ministers and community based churches Offers religious and spiritual guidance to participants and staff. Regularly visits with individuals while daily giving priority to those in greatest need Serves the families of deceased individuals as well as fellow residents and staff. Provides grief counseling and officiates at funerals as needed. Participates in committees and participant conferences to enhance continuity of care. Establishes positive working relationships with all members of the team as well as with the volunteers including seminary students. Keeps records and generates progress reports as required. Offers and helps coordinate in-service programs regularly to staff to enhance their ministerial credentials. Initiates and maintains communication with area clergy to help grow and support one another's ministries. Rate of Pay: This is a part time position. It is hourly and pays 18.50 per hour for 20 hours per week. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:30:49 CST Administrative Office, FL 373 Independent Living Coach Gainesville http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=439 Job Summary: The Independent Living Coach is responsible for assisting in determining candidate's eligibility, participates in developing and implementing Treatment/Life Plans based upon participant's identified needs as well as provides quality services and referrals in order to assist participants with attaining self sufficiency. The ILC will also assist with admissions, discharge planning and property management as needed. Population is adults with severe and persistent mental illness/co-occurring with substance abuse. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: A Bachelor's Degree in human services and 1 year's experience with special needs population. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy. Organizational skills and ability to develop Treatment/Life Plans that are easily followed, measurable and attainable. Possess initiative and the ability to work effectively without close daily supervision. Ability to observe and define participant's needs before they become problems. Compassion and ability to assist participants to succeed in the program. Administrative self-sufficiency including computer proficiency. Possess valid driver's license and safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Assist participant develop and implement their Treatment/Life Plan with measurable goals that promote progress towards independent living and self-sufficiency. Regularly review and analyze participant Treatment/Life Plan to determine progress or setbacks; respond and adjust plan accordingly.Provide supportive counseling for the prevention of relapse and psychiatric hospitalization. Provide hands-on assistance, coaching/training and transportation to establish community linkages that support successful outcomes. Oversee participant discharge process including but not limited to alternative housing. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: 40 hour or more workweek. Weekends or evenings as required. Some travel may be required. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. Rate of Pay: This is a salary position with a starting annualized salary of $32,585 per year. Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Wed, 26 Sep 2018 12:34:30 CST Gainesville Program, FL 439 Resident Manager/SA I-Free Rent & Utilities Gainesville http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=440 Job Summary: The Support Aide I is responsible for participant's health and safety and will reside in private quarters within the complex. The Aide will provide coverage seven (7) nights per week. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: High School Diploma and experience with special needs persons preferred. In lieu of experience Aide must successfully complete Volunteers of America of Florida Support Aide training program. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy. In programs billing Medicaid services, all Support Aides will obtain and maintain FCB CBHT certification. Strong communication skills to effectively communicate with the public, participants and their families. Ability to assess and handle emergencies (within agency guidelines). Administrative self-sufficiency including basic computer skills. Possess valid Florida driver's license and safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Provide on-site coverage as assigned. Persons residing onsite cover from 8 PM to 8AM 7 days per week and are readily available until 11PM and after 7AM each day. Monitor overnight activities in complex and be available to responde to individual's needs for crisis intervention. Maintain a normalized community environment for participants and model normal social development. Monitor medication ingestion as needed and assigned. Perform rounds of the property every day. Maintain the facility and furnishings in an attractive, comfortable and safe manner. Sweep congregate areas. Identify crisis situations and contact the staff as needed. Maintain accurate records of all incidents and accidents of participants/tenants as needed. Document face to face and telephone contacts with participants and related collateral agencies according to agency guidelines as needed. Ensure confidentiality. Maintain open communication with coworkers; apprise staff of pertinent information as needed. Attend staff meetings and trainings, as scheduled. Develop and maintain positive relationships with families, neighbors, and collateral agency staff as needed and appropriate. Coordinate with Volunteers of America of Florida staff for coverage of long-term absence. If not available for brief time, inform supervisor in advance. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: Up to 10 hours per week for emergencies, meetings, performing rounds, etc.. Weekend and evening availability as required. Residency is contingent upon employment. As such, Support Aide I will vacate unit within seven (7) days upon termination of employment. Rate of Pay: Generally, this is an unpaid position. Rent and utilities are free in exchange for being available overnight and on weekends and acting as employer's agent in looking out for the property and residents. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Wed, 26 Sep 2018 12:38:32 CST Gainesville Program, FL 440 Resident Manager SA I-Free Rent & Utilities Tallahassee http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=447 Job Summary: The Residential Manager-Support Aide I is responsible for participant's health and safety living as a resident in private quarters within the assigned complex. The Residential Manager-Support Aide I will also provide coverage seven (7) nights per week and remain readily available throughout the entire weekend. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: High School Diploma and experience with special needs persons preferred. In lieu of experience Aide must successfully complete Volunteers of America of Florida Support Aide training program. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy. In programs billing Medicaid services, all Support Aides will obtain and maintain FCB CBHT certification. Strong communication skills to effectively communicate with the public, participants and their families. Ability to assess and handle emergencies (within agency guidelines). Administrative self-sufficiency including basic computer skills. Possess valid Florida driver's license and safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Maintain a safe and normalized community environment by modeling normal social development while providing on-site coverage and availability from 8 PM to 8 AM 7 days per week and the weekend. Coordinate with line staff for coverage during long-term absences to ensure continuity of coverage. Proactively identity and respond to participants in need of crisis intervention according to agency policy and procedures. Perform periodic daily property inspections including cleaning and sweeping of congregate areas as scheduled to ensure the facility is maintained in attractive and safe manner for the community at-large. Maintain on-going communications with line staff on participant, property or personal concerns that may impede operational excellence. Participate in staff meetings and trainings as scheduled for ongoing development. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: Up to a 10 hour workweek. Weekend and evening availability as required. Residency is contingent upon employment as a Support Aide I. Employee will vacate unit within seven (7) days upon termination of employment. Rate of Pay: Generally, this is an unpaid position. Rent and utilities are free in exchange for being available overnight and on weekends and acting as employer's agent in looking out for the property and residents. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Tue, 23 Oct 2018 12:38:19 CST Tallahassee, FL 447 Independent Living Coach - Tallahassee http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=448 Job Summary: The Independent Living Coach assists the participants to meet program and operational objectives, determining candidate services or housing eligibility needs based on Treatment/Life Plan implementation. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in human services and 1 year's experience with special needs population. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy. Organizational skills and ability to develop Treatment/Life Plans that are easily followed, measurable and attainable. Possess initiative and the ability to work effectively without close daily supervision. Ability to observe and define participant's needs before they become problems. Compassion and ability to assist participants to succeed in the program. Administrative self-sufficiency including computer proficiency. Possess valid driver's license and safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Assist participant develop and implement their Treatment/Life Plan with measurable goals that promote progress towards independent living and self-sufficiency. Regularly review and analyze participant Treatment/Life Plan to determine progress or setbacks; respond and adjust plan accordingly.Provide supportive counseling for the prevention of relapse and psychiatric hospitalization. Provide hands-on assistance, coaching/training and transportation to establish community linkages that support successful outcomes. Oversee participant discharge process including but not limited to alternative housing. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: 40 hour workweek. Weekends or evenings as required. Some travel may be required. Rate of Pay: The Salary for this position is $32,585.00 annually. Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Tue, 23 Oct 2018 12:42:31 CST Tallahassee, FL 448 Program Manager Cocoa http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=453 Job Summary The Program Manager is responsible for ensuring accountability of staff at the local program level and managing growth opportunities. Credentials, Abilities, and Experience Bachelor's Degree preferred. Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to recruit/hire,onboard, coach, train, mentor, supervise and manage a program. Meet qualifications and credential requirements of the assigned program function job description. Administrative self-sufficiency required including computer proficiency. Possess a valid driver's license and safe driving record.Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions Responsible for day to day oversight of operations, ensuring effective risk and quality management systems to meet operational outcomes, contractual and funder's requirements and financial targets. Fulfill human resources, talent management and local training requirements to ensure accountability. Mentor and supervise staff as assigned. Fulfill the essential function of the program job description as assigned. Maintain ongoing communication with stakeholders to identify and pursue growth opportunities. Normal Working Hours and Conditions 40 hours per week. Occasional weekends or evenings as required. Some travel required. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills. Rate of Pay: This is a salary position with a starting annualized salary of $45,000.00 per year. . Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Fri, 30 Nov 2018 09:30:37 CST Cocoa, FL 453 Part-time Job Developer Miami http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=454 Job Summary: The Job Developer actively searches job opportunities and provides job development and placement services to participants. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: Prefer a Bachelor's Degree in human service-related field and 1 year experience working with special needs population, or High School Diploma and 4 years' related experience. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy. For HVRP (Homeless Veteran Re-integration Program) programs a formerly homeless veteran is preferred. Possess initiative, strong organizational skills and ability to work effectively without close daily supervision. Administrative self-sufficiency including computer proficiency. Possess a valid driver's license and safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Research and recommend employment sites, complete vocational assessments, conduct site evaluations and follow-up to facilitate job placements ahd successful employment for assigned participants. Conduct on-going community outreach and networking including job fairs to foster relationships with prospective employers and continuous job opportunities. Provide supportive vocational counseling and soft skills training and coaching within related areas. Complete all documentation and reports accurately to maintain compliance with regulations, funders and agency policy. Serve as performance management intermediary between participant and employer to regularly assess performance and ensure on-going success or develop strategies to improve identified problem areas. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: 20 hour or more workweek. Weekends or evenings as required. Some travel may be required. Rate of Pay: This a hourly position at $15.57 per hour. Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Fri, 30 Nov 2018 13:16:38 CST Miami Program, FL 454 Housing Community Coordinator- Clearwater http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=456 Job Summary: The Housing Community Coordinator is responsible for the daily operations of the entire property, including supervision of staff, building maintenance, all administrative duties for both internal and external agencies, and maintaining positive relationships with the residents of the property. Supervise, Mentor and Coach staff. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: High School Diploma or GED and at least 6 years of property management experience or Bachelor's Degree and 2 years' experience. Professional certification preferred (COS, ARM, CAM, RAM). Knowledge of Fair Housing laws including tax credits, regulations and guidelines pertaining to state and federally assisted properties. Administrative self-sufficiency including basic computer skills. Ability to communicate effectively and maintain good relations with residents and employees. Possess valid Florida driver's license and safe driving record.Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Supervise the property office ensuring all bookkeeping, marketing, leases and files are performed accurately and timely. Ensure proper resident certification and re-certification in compliance with all HUD or appropriate regulatory agency's requirements. Market the property in accordance with Fair Housing Regulations and the management agent's guidelines.Submit reports as required by the management agent or mandated by the federal, state, or local government. Inspect property to ensure building and grounds are properly maintained. Respond to all resident requests and complaints. Hire, train, supervise, evaluate, and discipline all staff. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: 40 hour workweek. Occasional weekend or evening as required. May be required to live onsite. Some travel may be required. Rate of Pay: The salary to $40,000. Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Tue, 18 Dec 2018 09:17:11 CST Clearbay Terrace, FL 456 Part Time Office Assistant Cocoa http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=458 Job Summary The Office Assistant is responsible to support and carry out all office and clerical functions. Credentials, and Experience, and Abilities Prefer High School or GED. Possess very good writing, communication and organizational skills. Possess ability to follow direction, complete projects with minimal direction. Administrative self-sufficiency including basic computer and bookkeeping skills. Possess a valid driver's license and safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions Answer all incoming calls in an efficient and courteous manner and route calls as appropriate. Make and distribute approved copies. Operate equipment which requires the skilled use of standard alpha-numeric keyboard, to produce forms, correspondence, reports and other agency documents. Complete all approved data entry/typing/word processing requested by program staff. Distribute mail including facsimiles. Maintain office supplies. File documents, as directed. Maintain participant and office confidentiality at all times. Normal Working Hours and Conditions 20-24 hours per week. Occasional weekend or evening as required. Some travel may be required. The pay rate for this position is 9.00 per hour. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. Fri, 21 Dec 2018 09:37:06 CST Cocoa, FL 458 Maintenance Worker Sebring http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=459 Job Summary: The Maintenance Worker is responsible for performing light maintenance duties to ensure that properties are well maintained. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. Knowledge of general maintenance required. Must be able to communicate effectively. Possess valid Florida driver's license and safe driving record.Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Perform light maintenance and surface floor care per assigned work orders in accordance with OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Act) standards to ensure safe conditions. Work with front-line staff to ensure that apartments are well maintained in optimal move-in ready condition. Regularly monitor internal and external environments of property to ensure compliance with related codes, regulations and agency policy.Recommend or make improvements as needed. Assist with inventory of tools, equipment and supplies for cost control and operational safety. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: 40 hour work week excluding a one-hour meal break. Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs. Must be capable of using and climbing extension ladder. Occasional weekend or evening as required. Some travel may be required. Rate of Pay: This is an hourly position with an entry level rate of 12.35 per hour. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Wed, 26 Dec 2018 14:05:46 CST Sebring Program, FL 459 Resident Manager/SA I-Free Rent & Utilities Sebring http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=460 Job Summary: The Support Aide I is responsible for participant's health and safety and will reside in private quarters within the complex. The Aide will provide coverage seven (7) nights per week. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: High School Diploma and experience with special needs persons preferred. In lieu of experience Aide must successfully complete Volunteers of America of Florida Support Aide training program. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy. In programs billing Medicaid services, all Support Aides will obtain and maintain FCB CBHT certification. Strong communication skills to effectively communicate with the public, participants and their families. Ability to assess and handle emergencies (within agency guidelines). Administrative self-sufficiency including basic computer skills. Possess valid Florida driver's license and safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Provide on-site coverage as assigned. Persons residing onsite cover from 8 PM to 8AM 7 days per week and are readily available until 11PM and after 7AM each day. Monitor overnight activities in complex and be available to responde to individual's needs for crisis intervention. Maintain a normalized community environment for participants and model normal social development. Monitor medication ingestion as needed and assigned. Perform rounds of the property every day. Maintain the facility and furnishings in an attractive, comfortable and safe manner. Sweep congregate areas. Identify crisis situations and contact the staff as needed. Maintain accurate records of all incidents and accidents of participants/tenants as needed. Document face to face and telephone contacts with participants and related collateral agencies according to agency guidelines as needed. Ensure confidentiality. Maintain open communication with coworkers; apprise staff of pertinent information as needed. Attend staff meetings and trainings, as scheduled. Develop and maintain positive relationships with families, neighbors, and collateral agency staff as needed and appropriate. Coordinate with Volunteers of America of Florida staff for coverage of long-term absence. If not available for brief time, inform supervisor in advance. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: Up to 10 hours per week for emergencies, meetings, performing rounds, etc.. Weekend and evening availability as required. Residency is contingent upon employment. As such, Support Aide I will vacate unit within seven (7) days upon termination of employment. Rate of Pay: Generally, this is an unpaid position. Rent and utilities are free in exchange for being available overnight and on weekends and acting as employer's agent in looking out for the property and residents. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Thu, 27 Dec 2018 11:25:16 CST Sebring Program, FL 460 Independent Living Coach Specialist Cocoa http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=461 Job Summary: The Independent Living Coach/Community Specialist is responsible for participant recruitment, pre-screening, coordination of community services linkages and discharge planning. Assists the participants to meet program and operational objectives, determining candidate services or housing eligibility needs based on Treatment/Life Plan implementation. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in human services plus 2 year's experience with special needs population. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy. Possess initiative and strong organizational skills with the ability to work effectively without close daily supervision. Compassion and ability to assist participants to succeed in the program. Administrative self-sufficiency including computer proficiency. Possess valid driver's license and safe driving record.Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Assist participant develop and implement their Treatment/Life Plan with measurable goals that promote progress towards independent living and self-sufficiency. Regularly review and analyze participant Treatment/Life Plan to determine progress or setbacks; respond and adjust plan accordingly.Provide supportive counseling for the prevention of relapse and psychiatric hospitalization. Provide hands-on assistance, coaching/training and transportation to establish community linkages that support successful outcomes. Oversee participant discharge process including but not limited to alternative housing. Establish and maintain relationships with prospective referral sources to ensure an on-going pipeline of participants and ensure 100% occupancy Conduct pre-admission assessment screenings to determine participant's program eligibility. Coordinate admissions. Assist participant with establishing linkages during their stay and discharge. Document interactions with participants and related agencies according to agency guidelines. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: 40 hour workweek. Weekends or evenings as required. Some travel may be required. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. Rate of Pay: This is a salary position with a starting annualized salary of $33,600 per year. Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:32:20 CST Cocoa, FL 461 Independent Living Coach - Miami Achieving Independence http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=462 Job Summary: The Independent Living Coach assists the participants to meet program and operational objectives, determining candidate services or housing eligibility needs based on Treatment/Life Plan implementation. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in human services and 1 year's experience with special needs population. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy. Organizational skills and ability to develop Treatment/Life Plans that are easily followed, measurable and attainable. Possess initiative and the ability to work effectively without close daily supervision. Ability to observe and define participant's needs before they become problems. Compassion and ability to assist participants to succeed in the program. Administrative self-sufficiency including computer proficiency. Possess valid driver's license and safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Assist participant develop and implement their Treatment/Life Plan with measurable goals that promote progress towards independent living and self-sufficiency. Regularly review and analyze participant Treatment/Life Plan to determine progress or setbacks; respond and adjust plan accordingly.Provide supportive counseling for the prevention of relapse and psychiatric hospitalization. Provide hands-on assistance, coaching/training and transportation to establish community linkages that support successful outcomes. Oversee participant discharge process including but not limited to alternative housing. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: 40 hour workweek. Weekends or evenings as required. Some travel may be required. Rate of Pay: The Salary for this position is $34,440.00 annually. Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:38:56 CST Miami Program, FL 462 Part-time Janitor/Porter Clearwater http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=463 Job Summary The Part-time Janitor/Porter is responsible for cleaning and maintenance of the interior and exterior common areas of assigned properties. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience High School Diploma or equivalent is preferred. Knowledge of the use of cleaning equipment and the proper handling of cleaning chemicals. Must be able to communicate effectively. Possess valid Florida driver's license and safe driving record.Must meet insurability standards in order to drive Essential Functions Complete daily janitorial services. Perform work within OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Act) standards and guidelines at all times to ensure an incident free environment. Assist with the inspection of all common areas for hazardous conditions, physical damage or other forms of deterioration, report and assist with repairs as needed. Regularly monitor and improve status of property to ensure compliance with all related building codes, regulations and agency policy.Maintain vacant units in ready form. Requisition janitorial supplies as needed to prevent shortages. Normal Working Hours and Conditions 20 hour work week excluding a one-hour meal break. Occasional weekend or evening as required. Some travel may be required. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Rate of Pay: This is an hourly position with an entry level rate of 10.14 per hour. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:25:37 CST Clearbay Terrace, FL 463 Program Manager Hillsborough http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=464 Job Summary The Program Manager is responsible for ensuring accountability of staff at the local program level and managing growth opportunities. Credentials, Abilities, and Experience Bachelor's Degree preferred. Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to recruit/hire,onboard, coach, train, mentor, supervise and manage a program. Meet qualifications and credential requirements of the assigned program function job description. Administrative self-sufficiency required including computer proficiency. Possess a valid driver's license and safe driving record.Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions Responsible for day to day oversight of operations, ensuring effective risk and quality management systems to meet operational outcomes, contractual and funder's requirements and financial targets. Fulfill human resources, talent management and local training requirements to ensure accountability. Mentor and supervise staff as assigned. Fulfill the essential function of the program job description as assigned. Maintain ongoing communication with stakeholders to identify and pursue growth opportunities. Normal Working Hours and Conditions 40 hours per week. Occasional weekends or evenings as required. Some travel required. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills. Rate of Pay: Salary to be determined. Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:39:28 CST Hillsborough Program, FL 464 Support Aide IV - Cocoa http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=465 Job Summary: The Support Aide IV advocates and assists in providing solutions and support services to enable their assigned caseload of participants to function as independently as possible. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: Bachelor's Degree or High School Diploma and 4 years' experience working with special needs population. Compassion and ability to assist participants with mastering life skills which will result in self sufficiency. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy.In programs billing Medicaid services, Support Aides will obtain and maintain a Certified Behavioral Health Technician certification. Administrative self-sufficiency including computer proficiency. Possess valid driver's license with safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Participate in a team approach to develop and implement Treatment/Life Plans to promote progress towards independent living and self-sufficiency.Regularly review and analyze participant functioning to determine progress, identify setbacks and adjust Treatment/Life Plans accordingly. Ensure that participant services including those related to discharge are provided timely and correspond to specific needs, goals and objectives of their Treatment/ Life Plans. Maintain close working relationships with local service providers to ensure delivery of quality services. Meet program outcomes and comply with all pertinent federal, state, and county regulatory agencies. Complete required documentation and incident reports according to agency and funders guidelines. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: 40 hour workweek, with meal and rest breaks as mandated by law. Weekends or evenings as required. Some travel may be required. Rate of Pay: This is an hourly position with an entry level rate of 13.46 per hour. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. Company Benefits: Generous benefits package including vacation, sick and holiday pay, Section 125 plan, 403b plan, health, dental, vision, life, disability and supplemental insurance products available. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:34:06 CST Cocoa, FL 465 Part-time Support Aide IV - Cocoa http://voaflhiring.com/jobDesc.asp?JobID=466 Job Summary: The Support Aide IV advocates and assists in providing solutions and support services to enable their assigned caseload of participants to function as independently as possible. Credentials, Skills, Abilities, and Experience: Bachelor's Degree or High School Diploma and 4 years' experience working with special needs population. Compassion and ability to assist participants with mastering life skills which will result in self sufficiency. Fulfill credentialing requirements per agency policy.In programs billing Medicaid services, Support Aides will obtain and maintain a Certified Behavioral Health Technician certification. Administrative self-sufficiency including computer proficiency. Possess valid driver's license with safe driving record. Must meet insurability standards in order to drive. Essential Functions: Participate in a team approach to develop and implement Treatment/Life Plans to promote progress towards independent living and self-sufficiency.Regularly review and analyze participant functioning to determine progress, identify setbacks and adjust Treatment/Life Plans accordingly. Ensure that participant services including those related to discharge are provided timely and correspond to specific needs, goals and objectives of their Treatment/ Life Plans. Maintain close working relationships with local service providers to ensure delivery of quality services. Meet program outcomes and comply with all pertinent federal, state, and county regulatory agencies. Complete required documentation and incident reports according to agency and funders guidelines. Normal Working Hours and Conditions: 20 hour workweek, with meal and rest breaks as mandated by law. Weekends or evenings as required. Some travel may be required. Rate of Pay: This is an hourly position with an entry level rate of 13.46 per hour. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills. It is the policy of Volunteers of America of Florida, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, to recruit, hire and promote to all job classifications without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other protected class. We are a drug-free workplace. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interview will be contacted. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 11:52:10 CST Cocoa, FL 466