Social Worker - PT Days jobs are vacant in Eugene,OR. The ShelterCare it's specialized into Social Services industry. Currently the headquarters are in Oregon.
Social Worker – PT Days job positions are vacant on ShelterCare company, located in Eugene with a rate of $13.70-24.80/hour.
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You will work with a Housing Specialist case manager to provide wraparound supports to engage participants and foster their recovery from homelessness You will provide support services in a collaborative approach with individuals to obtain or maintain housing develop action plans help with budget and housing needs and develop skills that will improve the communication and relationship with landlords The role of the Peer Support Specialist is to act as the bridge for resource connection and walk with participants as they gain stills towards independence and housing stability You will provide one on one support to consumers from start to finish during the process of locating safe secure and affordable housing Peer Support Specialists will assist participants in creating action steps towards their personal goals and identify what skills resources and supports are needed to ensure stable housing and personal goal achievement You ll love being able to make a difference in the lives of those you serve.
Experience as a mental health consumer or with a family member who has received mental health services and the ability to use these experiences to support others in recovery.
Must be Certified Peer Support Specialist or have completed the training and have the ability to Register with Mental Health Addiction Certification Board of Oregon.
Ability to be certified as a Peer Support Specialist Ability to drive agency vehicles Ability to successfully pass a DHS background check.
Experience with a mental health advocacy group or as a peer counselor Experience working with individuals diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness Knowledge and understanding of Substance Use Disorders and Trauma An understanding of harm reductions interventions An understanding of homelessness An understanding of Housing First An ability to build rapport with hard to engage participants Knowledge of local resources Knowledge of Landlord Tenant law.
WORK SCHEDULE The schedule for this full time position is Monday Friday 8am 5pm.
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM If you have experience in behavioral health and housing and would like to make a difference as a Peer Support Specialist please fill out our short mobile friendly application We look forward to meeting you.
ABOUT SHELTERCARE ShelterCare is a social services agency that is directed by a board of community volunteers We have multiple programs in the Eugene Springfield area We offer a range of housing solutions combined with wraparound services for families and community members who are homeless or on the verge of homelessness This includes adults who are homeless have been homeless in the past have a serious mental illness or cognitive impairment or a combination of these Because of the variety of services we offer we are able to help many people in our community Our team is collaborative person centered compassionate and results focused We incorporate these values into every aspect of our agency striving to be the best we can at serving our clients and supporting each other Here at ShelterCare every employee has a voice In addition to making a difference for the vulnerable populations we serve we offer a fun positive company culture and opportunities for growth and development .