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Street Outreach Worker - Eugene, OR

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Company Name:Looking Glass Community Services
Location:Eugene, OR
Employment Type:Full Time
Category:Non-Profit
Pay:$15.00 - Hourly
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Description

Do you have a passion for helping at-risk youth? Do you want to help provide services to the homeless and runaway youth in our area? Are you interested in joining a leading local nonprofit? If so, then the Street Outreach Worker might be right for you!

Essential Duties:

As the Street Outreach Worker, you are responsible for greeting youth upon entering New Roads drop-in center; providing education, prevention services and referral information regarding issues of sexual abuse, domestic violence, trafficking, and other issues relevant to homeless and runaway youth. The Street Outreach Worker assists with classroom presentations, outreach to community groups and participates in regular street outreach shifts.

Pay & Benefits:

  • $15.00/hour
  • Competitive benefits package that includes generous paid time off, medical, dental, vision, 401(k) options, and more.
  • Monday – Friday daytime schedule.
  • One month of, paid, in-depth training is provided to ensure proper support as you transition into the agency.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in social work or another equivalent field
  • At least six months experience working with homeless, runaway street youth and/or at-risk youth.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to work with diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • Ability to handle stressful situations and maintain a positive mental attitude.

About Looking Glass Community Services:

Looking Glass Community Services is honored to be included among the top 100 best nonprofits list for 2020. We greatly value our employees and their dedication to serving our most vulnerable community members each day - this award is representative of their passion. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, we have been dedicated to serving Lane County for the past 50+ years!

We value providing the highest level of quality services to our clients and we are committed to the pursuit of cultural awareness. We believe in the abilities of individuals and systems that respond respectfully and effectively to people of all cultures, classes, races, ethnic backgrounds, religions, sexual orientations, genders, and abilities in a manner that recognizes, affirms, and values the worth of individuals, families, and their communities and protects and preserves the dignity of each.


Apply TODAY through November 22nd to be considered for our December Training Module, beginning on December 6th

*applications received after November 22nd will be considered for a January 3rd start date.

The Training Module has been created in order to provide new staff with all of the necessary tools, skills, and information to be successful in this role. The details of the Training Module will be discussed in more detail during the interview process.


If this sounds like the position for you, apply today! https://lookingglass.applicantpool.com/jobs/

*Applications must be submitted through the Looking Glass website to be considered.*

To view the full job description and to apply please visit our website: https://lookingglass.applicantpool.com/jobs/