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BrightSpring Health Services Community Partner Coord-WeCARE-Brooklyn in Brooklyn, New York

Title:Community Partner Coord-WeCARE-Brooklyn

Job Category:Operations Non-Management

Line of Business:Workforce Services

Branding: ResCare

About this Career Opportunity:

  • Meet with community organizations to learn about their missions and share information about our mission and goals

  • Maintain current knowledge of state and local guidelines and regulations

  • Act as liaison between various departments to meet client needs

  • Conduct searches for suitable job openings and trainings for clients, comparing client qualifications with employer’s requirements

  • Establish rapport with area community organizations; maintain on-going relationships

  • Work with community organizations to identify job openings, alternative work activities, and training initiatives

  • Enlist cooperation of community and business leaders to help increase awareness of available services in the community

  • Communicate with other departments and management to develop strategy and solutions

  • Represent WeCARE services to the community, host roundtables and monthly community-based organization meetings

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in business, education, human resources, liberal arts or related area and 3 years’ experience in community relations, sales, or staffing services or an equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Familiarity with the communities being served, with knowledge and understanding of local needs and resources preferred

  • Experience in a fast-paced, team environment that is performance driven

  • Exceptional customer service and engagement skills

  • Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail

  • Experience with publicly-funded programs; TANF experience preferable

  • Experience in assessing the need for and making reasonable accommodations for customers

  • Knowledge of laws and regulatory requirements related to program responsibilities

  • Ability to use various electronic systems to carry out duties and responsibilities

  • Bilingual or multilingual preferred

Additional Information

Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

About Workforce Services

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities!ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Community Partner Coord-WeCARE-Brooklyn.

About this Line of Business

ResCare Workforce Services is the nation’s leading and most comprehensive provider of services and solutions designed to help put people to work.

With more than 400 urban, suburban and rural ResCare-managed operations throughout the nation, ResCare’s team of more than 4,500 workforce professionals sets the industry’s best practices, assisting approximately 1 million job seekers a year, states and state job boards and thousands of employers.

Within this business, Workforce Services offers a combination of career center operations, Job Corps centers, business services and family support functions, and is the largest for-profit collection of workforce solutions in the U.S. Through the six elements of our world-class service delivery model, our team of experts have an enhanced ability to connect employers with qualified job seekers.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

470 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238 USA

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