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Family Navigator I

La Plata Family
Centers Coalition

Job Description

 

Job Title:  
Family Navigator I

Department:   
Family Support Services

 

Supervisor:   
Family Development Coordinator

Employee Status:   
Part-Time: 18 hours/week (as funding permits)

       

Description:   
The Family Navigator works in conjunction with the Family Advocates and
Data Manager to ensure that families eligible for family pathways services are
provided professional and culturally sensitive support throughout their
association with the program. 

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Work in conjunction with the Family Development staff: 

•             Screen
families for interest in Family Development services

•             Assist
families to complete required intake forms

•             Review
Common Screening Questionnaire of intake form to provide appropriate referrals
to in-house Family Advocates

•             Data
entry into FRCAforce

•             Provide
emergency assistance referrals (housing, utilities, medical, food bank, etc)

•             Answering
general questions about the Family Support programs and the La Plata Family
Centers Coalition’s services and refer families to all applicable
programs/resources with LPFCC

•             Assign
families to the appropriate Family Advocate

•             Scheduling
appointments with families

•             Making
referrals to community resources as needed

•             Data
entry/tracking as needed for grant reporting in conjunction with the Data
Manager

•             Attend
all program, all-staff, and appropriate community partnership meetings

•             Attend
CFSA 2.0, MI, Family Pathways, Protective Factors, EOC trainings and any other
trainings necessary to facilitate family support services

•             Assist
with other tasks and duties as deemed necessary by the Deputy Director

 

Qualifications:

·       
Bilingual preferred

·       
Professional administrative skills

·       
Supportive and positive attitude

·       
Excellent communication, both verbal and written

·       
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

·       
Computer literacy (Microsoft Office, Publisher,
Windows, Internet/Email, etc.)

·       
Must have a valid Colorado driver’s license

·       
Must be willing to travel locally and
occasionally regionally to partner counties (Archuleta & San Juan)

·       
Must be able to pass a criminal background check

 

 

Resumes can be
submitted to: [email protected]