|Job type||Full Time|
|Salary||$33,492.00 - $44,880.00 Annually|
The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Outreach Worker t o fill one (1) vacancy in the Homeless Services Division of the Office of Homeless Solutions . T he eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months.
Under general supervision, the Outreach Worker is to conduct mobile outreach and provide intake and assessment, counseling, crisis intervention, resource referral and case management to homeless individuals and families on the streets, in service venues and other locations where they can be found in the City of Riverside; or to a pre-selected caseload of applicants and/or recipients of Project BRIDGE Grant Program.
Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
In addition, when assigned to serve as the Homeless Outreach Worker:
Education and Experience:
Education: High School diploma or GED
Experience: Two years of full time experience working with the homeless or community groups in a social service oriented program. Qualifying education may be substituted for one year of the experience requirement with major course work in social science, psychology, sociology, social welfare, social/human service, economics or other behavioral sciences.
Necessary Special Requirements
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION:
1) Completed Employment Application
2) Completed Supplemental Questionnaire
The selection process will begin with an employment application package screening, with the best qualified candidates being invited to participate further in the assessment process. This process may include any combination of written, performance, and oral assessments to evaluate job-related education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. Those who successfully complete the selection process will be placed on the eligibility list for this classification.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON SCHEDULING ASSESSMENTS:
If you are selected to move forward in the assessment process, you may be required to self-schedule your appointment. You will be notified via email of your status and provided with self-scheduling instructions. Please check your email regularly following the closing date of this recruitment.
It is the responsibility of candidates with a disability requiring accommodation in the assessment process to contact the Human Resources Department in writing to request such accommodation prior to the closing date of this recruitment.
Appointment may be subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment background investigation, drug screen, and/or medical/physical examination.
NOTE : The City reserves the right to modify selection devices and test instruments in accordance with accepted legal, ethical, and professional standards. Candidates may reapply when there is a posting to establish an eligibility list.
Proof of education listed in your application will be requested at the time of conditional offer. Acceptable documentation consists of transcripts or degree, if applicable, by the accredited U.S. college or university.
Education obtained outside the United States (US) require one of the following options:
All applicants will be notified via e-mail or telephone of their application status and the assessment dates/times/locations after the closing date of this announcement.
THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT DO NOT CONSTITUTE AN EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONTRACT.
|Employer||CITY OF RIVERSIDE, CA|