Resource Center Site Coordinator – Child and Family – Part time (20 hours/wk)

POSITION SUMMARY: The Site Coordinator for A New Day Family Resource Center & Dahlia’s Secondhand will serve and support both A New Day Family Resource Center and Dahlia’s Secondhand in providing family-focused, trauma informed, and culturally sensitive supports for families, in helping to address and supplement their basic needs.

The Site Coordinator position will help to provide resources and everyday household items for families we currently serve at the Mental Health Center of Denver. In addition, this position will identify new families within the community, assess their needs, and complete an orientation process to help them gain access to A New Day Family Resource Center and Dahlia’s Secondhand.

Spanish Speaking Hourly Differential: $2.50/hr.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Deliver the day-to-day operations to the families at Anew Day Family Resource Center and Dahlia’s Secondhand by managing both site’s food banks and resources.

Pick up food and other resources from the Food Bank of the Rockies every Tuesday.

Order food from the Food Bank of the Rockies every Friday.

Display and maintain hygiene items, clothes, and food items in a neat and organized manner.

Identify and secure new donation resources and collaborations within the community by developing relationships with community-based organizations that result in appropriate donations.

Provide friendly and professional customer service to community members, families, and collaborating organizations.

Using Mental Health Center of Denver’s drop-in system and protocol, check –in families appropriately.

Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, social work, or other related human service degree.

EXPERIENCE: At least one year experience in mental health or human services field. Fluency in Spanish is a plus.

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

Applicant must have the ability to join with and implement a strengths-based approach to children, families and adults. Applicant must have a firm knowledge of community and available resources. Applicant must be self-directed individual, but also a team player. Applicant must have exceptional organizational skills. Final, must have knowledge and understanding of trauma-informed care principles/practices.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None

MACHINES AND EQUIPMENT TO BE USED: Computers, calculators, fax machines, copiers, telephone and a variety of other office/clerical equipment.

TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Requires sitting, standing, bending and reaching. May require lifting up to 50 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate standard office machines such as computers, fax machines, the telephone and other office and/or clinical equipment.

WORKING CONDITIONS: May require occasional evening or weekend hours.


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