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*SBP Disaster Recovery Client Services Coordinator

Actively Recruiting

Openings

10 currently recruiting

Service Dates

January 7, 2019 - November 7, 2019

Application Window

December 3, 2018 - December 1, 2019

Locations

  • San Juan, US
  • Baton Rouge, LA
  • New Orleans, LA
  • Wall Township, NJ
  • New York, NY
  • Columbia, SC
  • Houston, TX

Contact Information

Meagan Remy
(718) 318-2172
mremy@sbpusa.org

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Description

DESCRIPTION
The AmeriCorps Client Service Coordinator is an advocate and liaison to SBP’s clients, from application to completion of construction and move-in while working to remove barriers to their recovery. SBP's goal is for our clients to have a stress free experience during our rebuild process.


Essential Functions:

Move each of your 30-40 clients closer to moving into their rehabilitated homes.
Interview prospective clients and work with them to complete an application for assistance.
Present prospective client cases to Executive Director and/or Community Engagement Manager for acceptance into SBP programs.
Assist clients in completing applications to utilize available funding programs earmarked for the recovery needs of disaster-impacted individuals in the local community and assist the client in navigating these programs throughout the rebuilding process.
Research and refer clients who are in need of housing, food, or other needs to appropriate services.
Act as a reliable point of contact for the client throughout the rebuilding process; ensuring the client understands where they are located in the program pipeline at all times.
Track client progress and report weekly to Community Engagement Manager on progress.
Input client data and upload documents into client database (SalesForce); update case notes daily.
Expedite client’s path to completion of construction in any way possible, often through creative means.
Advocate for the client both to outside organizations and internally within SBP.



REQUIREMENTS
Be at least 17 years of age or older.
Have a high school diploma or its equivalent.
Be a citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States.


BENEFITS
Monthly Living allowance of $1,373
An additional $150 monthly housing stipend for individuals who have previously served in AmeriCorps, NCCC, or VISTA.
Free limited benefits health coverage.
An education award of $5,920 upon successful completion of each 10 month term.
Eligibility to postpone repayment of federally-guaranteed student loans during your service term. (The National Service Trust will also pay all or a portion of the interest that accrued during the service period.)
Child care assistance
Valuable professional development and opportunities to further your career
Potential opportunities to travel in order to respond to disaster events

DESCRIPTION
The AmeriCorps Client Service Coordinator is an advocate and liaison to SBP’s clients, from application to completion of construction and move-in while working to remove barriers to their recovery. SBP's goal is for our clients to have a stress free experience during our rebuild process.


Essential Functions:

Move each of your 30-40 clients closer to moving into their rehabilitated homes.
Interview prospective clients and work with them to complete an application for assistance.
Present prospective client cases to Executive Director and/or Community Engagement Manager for acceptance into SBP programs.
Assist clients in completing applications to utilize available funding programs earmarked for the recovery needs of disaster-impacted individuals in the local community and assist the client in navigating these programs throughout the rebuilding process.
Research and refer clients who are in need of housing, food, or other needs to appropriate services.
Act as a reliable point of contact for the client throughout the rebuilding process; ensuring the client understands where they are located in the program pipeline at all times.
Track client progress and report weekly to Community Engagement Manager on progress.
Input client data and upload documents into client database (SalesForce); update case notes daily.
Expedite client’s path to completion of construction in any way possible, often through creative means.
Advocate for the client both to outside organizations and internally within SBP.



REQUIREMENTS
Be at least 17 years of age or older.
Have a high school diploma or its equivalent.
Be a citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States.


BENEFITS
Monthly Living allowance of $1,373
An additional $150 monthly housing stipend for individuals who have previously served in AmeriCorps, NCCC, or VISTA.
Free limited benefits health coverage.
An education award of $5,920 upon successful completion of each 10 month term.
Eligibility to postpone repayment of federally-guaranteed student loans during your service term. (The National Service Trust will also pay all or a portion of the interest that accrued during the service period.)
Child care assistance
Valuable professional development and opportunities to further your career
Potential opportunities to travel in order to respond to disaster events
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Living Allowance

$1373 - $1373 monthly

Benefits

Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training

Education Requirements

GED

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Car recommended
Uniforms provided and required
Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Disaster, Homelessness & Housing, Veterans & Military Families

Weekly Hours

45

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor and Outdoor

Placement

Individual and Team Placements

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, Community Development Organization

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities, Professional Activities

Contact Information

Meagan Remy
(718) 318-2172
mremy@sbpusa.org

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