Date Posted: 10/4/19
Open Position: Logistics Coordinator
Status: Part-Time, Non-Exempt Employee (approx. 25-30 hours per week)
Reports To: VP of Retail
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Status: Part-Time, Non-Exempt Employee
Reports To: Executive Director
An essential part of exiting homelessness is obtaining a job at a livable wage and being able to meet the costs of fair market rent. Participants in this program will be exposed to job development skills that will help them on their employment journey. Through employment training, paid internships and virtual classes; the goal of this position is to help the client achieve job readiness and employment. This position will need to understand homelessness and the trauma associated with it. Women who come to Home of the Sparrow often have to overcome the stigma and lack of self-esteem associated with becoming homeless. Additionally, they will have barriers to obtaining employment like: childcare and transportation which are huge barriers to independence. Over 73 % of the women have a history of domestic violence where they have been physically and mentally beaten down.
This Workforce Development Counselor (Career Coach) will provide the necessary balance of working through the barriers and trauma associated with the effects of homelessness. The Workforce Development Counselor (career coach) will help them not only overcome childcare and transportation issues but will help them achieve self-esteem, self-worth and self-sufficiency that will lead to a healthy work/home-life balance for a sustainable future.
Requirements: Minimum of 1 year of verifiable, recruiting experience for positions and/or providing career coaching in an educational or community setting, along with excellent verbal & written communication skills. Basic computer skills are also required.
Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required.
Job Type: Part-time; approx. 32 hours per week
Reports To: Store Management on duty
Based out of: Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Stores
Status: Part-Time, Non-Exempt
Job Purpose: A Stockroom Clerk is responsible for receiving, storing, staging & distributing products while also providing low level maintenance assistance to other store personnel, customers, and donors on the sales floor.
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Supervisory Responsibility: This position has no supervisory responsibilities.