Catholic Charities of Onondaga County Program Coordinator, Harm Reduction and Recovery Services (Full-Time) $26/Hour in Syracuse, New York
Thrive and Change Lives
At Catholic Charities over 70% of our managers were promoted from within!
We believe that quality service begins with a passionate, motivated and hardworking workforce; a positive and caring work environment, and recognition for the challenging work our employees perform in service to others. For these reasons and many more Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is a great place to work!
Flexible Work Schedules
Competitive Pay and Work Life Benefits
Professional Supervision and Coaching
Recognition and Appreciation Programs
Opportunities for Growth and Promotion
Program Coordinator is primarily responsible to lead overdose prevention activities and practices for homeless and housing vulnerable clients of Catholic Charities. This role willl help develop appripriate real-time changes to policies and procedures that promote treatment and recovery including; conducting regular staff training in relation to overdose prevention and harm reduction, order and dispense Naloxone and Fentanyl test strips to clients, shelter guest outreach/assessment/evaluation/intervention, and investigate and document all overdoses/naloxone-related incidents.
Education and/or Experience Required at Entry: Bachelor's Degree in Human Services or related field with 3 years of experience working with vulnerable individuals or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience. Candidates with lived experience are preferred, and encouraged to apply.
Licenses/Certifications/Clearances: CASAC, Credentialed Prevention Professional, and/or Credentialed Prevention Specialist of LMSW-credentialed. Valid N.Y.S. Drivers License, registered and insured vehicle, N.Y.S. Child Abuse Registry clearance.
Working Conditions and Environment/Physical Demands: Mobility sufficient to drive to and participate in meetings at client’s homes and/or community facilities which may not meet Federal accessibility standards for disabled individuals. Manual dexterity and mobility sufficient to work within a challenging and active environment.
Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is dedicated to caring for those in need while promoting human development, collaboration, and the elimination of poverty and injustice; helping people in need regardless of their religion, race, ethnicity, or nationality. We believe that all people have infinite value and are worthy of our respect and compassion. Above all, we are committed to creating hope and transforming lives.
Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
External Company URL: www.ccoc.us/careers