Community-Based Match Support Specialist- Wellsboro, PA
This position involves recruitment, training, and screening of adult volunteers to be matched as Big Brother and Big Sister mentors to community youth throughout Tioga, Bradford, and Sullivan Counties (PA). Responsibilities also include interviewing/screening the youth/family to be matched as a Little Brother or Sister mentee. This involves a visit to the volunteer's home and the youth's home. Once a mentoring match is made, provide routine follow-up communications to each match to provide support, guidance, ensure compliance with Agency policies and monitor safety. This position also requires maintenance of participant files (electronic and paper copy) in accordance with Agency standards; planning and facilitation of group activities for matches to attend; and participation in Agency community outreach events/recruitment efforts to expand the program and serve more youth/families. Other duties as assigned by Program Director and Executive Director.
JOB QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Social Service background and a minimum of an Associate's degree with Bachelor's Degree preferred in a human services or related field. Must have a reliable vehicle, a valid driver’s license and valid insurance required.
SKILLS and KNOWLEDGE:
Excellent oral and written communication skills that reflect top-notch professionalism and customer service. High level of ability to engage others during interview/assessment process. Ability to maintain confidentiality throughout daily operations. Ability to work independently and manage time effectively to meet deadlines. Ability to collect meaningful data and draw solid conclusions.
TRAINING & EXPERIENCE:
Pay: From $16.00 per hour
To Apply: Please submit resume to Contact@twintiersbbbs.org