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Employment Engagement Coordinator

The Fedcap Group

Job Description

 

Fedcap Rehabilitation Services in Bronx, NY is calling all friendly and outgoing individuals to apply to join our amazing nonprofit as a full-time Employment Engagement Coordinator!


WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN OUR TEAM

We are a nonprofit that offers exceptional social services to our community. Between the competitive wages of $21.64 to $23.00/hr we provide and the outstanding benefits (medical, dental, vision, a flexible spending account (FSA), short- and long-term disability, a 403(b) plan, an employee assistance program, a future mom's program, and life insurance), we offer an incredible opportunity to those seeking nonprofit work!


A LITTLE ABOUT US

In 1935, three men who had sustained injuries in WWI met in Times Square and literally changed the world for people with physical disabilities. Fedcap Rehabilitation Services provides an array of services to youth and adults, helping thousands of individuals graduate from high school, obtain vocational certification or a college degree, become work-ready, and obtain meaningful employment as they achieve long-term economic well-being.

Our mission is to create opportunities for people facing barriers to economic well-being. To achieve this mission, we strive to attract and retain talented, creative, and dedicated staff who believe in our cause. This is why we provide competitive compensation, great benefits, and plenty of opportunities for personal and professional growth.


ARE YOU A GOOD FIT?

Are you enthusiastic and eager to engage in community improvement initiatives? Can you demonstrate an understanding and respect for those of different cultural backgrounds? Do you possess excellent organizational, administrative, and presentation abilities? Are you patient and sensitive toward individuals who have disabilities? If so, please consider applying for this social services position today!


YOUR LIFE AS AN EMPLOYMENT ENGAGEMENT COORDINATOR

As an Employment Engagement Coordinator, you maximize the skills, goals, engagement, and leadership of our Clubhouse members while facilitating tasks and projects. You work closely with members, coworkers, and the program director to develop long and short-term plans, keep work on task, and lead projects as needed.

You also extend our social services efforts by attending outside meetings, speaking to groups, and visiting other clubhouses to increase our visibility and learn from others. And as a participant in our Transitional Employment Program, you develop and manage TE placements, train and support members on the job, and provide TE job coverage when necessary.

Your contributions don't stop there! You advocate for members, offer training and support to new staff and volunteers, and help with special occasion social activities. We appreciate your flexible and adaptable approach, kind heart, and commitment to engaging members in all aspects of our operations. Thank you for making a difference in our community!


WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU

  • 3+ years of experience working in human services
  • Flexibility and a belief in rehabilitation and recovery
  • Excellent analytical skills, computer literacy, and proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Excel or another database software
  • Excellent emotional intelligence (EI) skills
  • Adaptability to change and the ability to work under potentially stressful situations
  • Demonstrable knowledge of and commitment to the mission, vision, and goals of The Fedcap Group
  • Ability to maintain the highest level of confidentiality, integrity, and ethical practice
  • Ability to analyze, make decisions, and resolve situations effectively
  • Ability to comprehend, interpret, and apply the appropriate sections of applicable laws, guidelines, regulations, ordinances, and policies

Preferred:

  • A Bachelor's or Master's degree in social work, rehabilitation, counseling, or a related field
  • Prior experience in a Psychosocial Clubhouse or other mental health community support program
  • Prior experience engaging women and men impacted by the criminal legal system
  • Bilingual abilities (Spanish/French/Haitian Creole/Yoruba/ASL)

So, what do you think? If you can meet these requirements and perform this Employment Engagement Coordinator job as described above, we would be happy to have you as part of our nonprofit social services team!

Location: 10029

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