|Date Opened||10/5/2022 08:00:00 AM|
|Closing Date||2/3/2023 11:59:00 PM|
|Job Type||Open and Competitive|
Do you want to use your education and commitment to make a positive difference in people's lives every workday?
The Loudoun County Department of Family Services is seeking to fill a grant-funded, full-time (37.5 hours per week) position as an Information and Referral Specialist to join the Information & Referral/Coordinated Entry team.
This position provides information on myriad programs and services in response to specific inquiries from residents and community-based organizations. Using an updated resource file and database, Information and Referral Specialists link individuals in need of information or services to the appropriate resources. The Information and Referral/Coordinated Entry team also works to objectively assess individuals experiencing housing instability and homelessness. This position will connect individuals experiencing housing instability and homelessness with the type and level of services and programs that best meet their needs. The Information & Referral Specialist represents the Information and Referral team at trainings, community meetings, events, and other venues as needed.
Seeking candidates who have:
Hiring salary is commensurate with experience.
Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Sociology, Public administration, or other health-related field; two (2) years of work experience in a social or human service setting; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Preferred: Bi-lingual skills (Spanish/English).
Pass pre-employment background checks to include criminal, credit, DMV, and CPS/APS. Valid driverâ€™s license and good driving record (driving records may be reviewed annually for continued qualification).