Employment

FT and PT Contact Specialist

FT and PT Contact Specialist (Day and Evening Shifts): Hourly positions available,  with the Council of Community Services running a 24/7 information and referral center serving the Commonwealth of Virginia. Must be able to work different shifts, and rotating weekend shifts. Responsibilities include: Answering high volume of incoming phone calls, collecting and entering information into a statewide database, and assisting callers with locating resources statewide. Knowledge of human services and bilingual Spanish desired. Excellent verbal communication and computer skills are essential. High school diploma or GED required. Send cover letter specifying desire to work FT and/or PT and resume to CCS/Contact Specialist, P.O. Box 598, Roanoke, VA 24004; or email laurap@councilofcommunityservices.org. Open until filled. NS, EOE

Program Specialist

FT position available to provide HIV/HCV/STD testing and counseling services, case management and Patient Navigation services. Must have capability of working within correctional (jails/prisons) and drug treatment facilities. Occasional nights and weekends – must be 21 years of age, with minimum Bachelors’ in Human Services or related field and at least one year experience in related area. Must have reliable transportation. Candidate must pass all Local/State/Federal/DOC Criminal Background checks. Salary range $32,500 – $34,000 plus excellent benefits. Send cover letter, resume and two professional/one personal reference to: pamm@councilofcommunityservices.org with subject line of Program Specialist. Open until filled. NS, EOE

Housing Coordinator

FT Housing Coordinator – Community Housing Resource Center position available. Ideal candidate must have experience with and a passion for assisting individuals and families in need. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Strong computer skills a must. Responsibilities include conducting intakes and assessments; coordinating services; monitoring program data utilizing specialized software and accounting tools. Bachelor’s degree or high school diploma with related experience required. Bi-lingual a plus. Salary range $26,000 – $28,000 plus generous benefits package. Send cover letter and resume to CCS/CHRC Housing Coordinator, 339 Salem Avenue SW, Roanoke, VA 24016; or email to mattc@chrcblueridge.org. Open until filled. NS, EOE