Redding
  • Full Time
  • Shasta County , Redding
  • Sep 25, 2019

Shasta County Child Abuse Prevention Coordinating Council

JOB DUTIES

The Shasta County Child Abuse Prevention Coordinating Council (Shasta CAPCC) has multiple full-time AmeriCorps Family/Youth Support positions available with its North State AmeriCorps Project (NSRAP) serving in Shasta County.

AmeriCorps Parent Partner and Youth Partner Positions Description Overview: This is a full-time service term position (40 hours weekly) beginning October 1, 2019 and completing September 15, 2020. Service hours are typically Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. An AmeriCorps Parent Partner/Youth Partner serves at risk youth, pregnant women, and families with children ages 0-18.  Parent Partner/Youth Partner provide individual support and education.  Families/Youth may be facing challenges such as child abuse and neglect, family violence, have current or past drug and alcohol abuse and/or mental illness.  The Parent Partner will help families learn how to seek out and receive appropriate community support services through case management.  This Youth Partner provides services to teens to help develop identified goals and build skills for future growth, wellbeing, and success through targeted programs, activities, and case management. Training provided.

Minimum Qualifications: The ideal candidate will possess a BA/BS degree or an AA/AS degree with two years’ experience with case management in a health or social service field or four years’ experience case management in a health or social service field.  A very well qualified applicant will have both the educational and professional experience, along with some personal experience with the risk factors that Parent Partner clients are facing.  Occasional evening and weekend work.  Applicant must possess the ability to operate e-mail and word processing software.  Bilingual (Spanish/ English) is desirable.  Proof of reliable transportation and full coverage auto insurance are required. Mileage reimbursement provided at the current IRS rate. Must be willing to complete National Sex Offenders Public Website (NSOPW), FBI & DOJ Criminal Background Check.

Benefits: Living Allowance of $1,016.30, twice a month for first year AmeriCorps Parent Partner/Youth Partner. Upon completion of 1700-hour-term commitment members receive an Education Award for up to 10,000. Loan forbearance may be available for qualified student loans. AmeriCorps members may qualify for health insurance and childcare benefits.  AmeriCorps income typically does not affect government assistance programs such as CalFresh or HUD benefits.

Please email to cover letter and resume to americorps@shastacapcc.org for consideration.

Job Summary

Worksite City: Redding

Wages / Salary: Living Allowance of $1,016.30, twice a month for first year AmeriCorps Parent Partner/Youth Partner. Upon completion of 1700-hour-term commitment members receive an Education Award for up to 10,000.

Number of hours/week: 40

Contract Status: Regular

Job closes on: 2019-09-25

Requirements

Experience in field: Minimum Qualifications: The ideal candidate with two years’ experience with case management in a health or social service field or four years’ experience case management in a health or social service field. A very well qualified applicant will have both the educational and professional experience, along with some personal experience with the risk factors that Parent Partner clients are facing.

Driver's License Required: Yes

DMV History:

FMCSA Medical Card Required:

Certifications:

Education Level: BA/BS degree or and AA/AS degree

Ways to apply

To apply for this job email your details to americorps@shastacapcc.org

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