- High School Diploma/GED certification required; Some college preferred;
- 1 – 3 years of relevant experience working in human services with individuals with criminal justice system involvement, mental health, substance use or behavioral needs;
- 1 – 3 years of relevant work experience in workforce development sector;
- Documentation, analyzing, research, decision making, conflict resolution and people skills;
- Experience facilitating group sessions, preferably job readiness workshops;
- Adequate computer skills; Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, especially Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint;
- Ability to be flexible- Days/Hours subject to change in accordance with program needs;
- Must be highly motivated and have excellent oral and written communication skills;
- Bi-lingual in English and Spanish a plus;
- Innovation and initiative are a must;
- Must be willing to work in a fast-paced environment with varying demands;
- Time management and organizations skills;
- We seek talented, dedicated individuals from all walks of life who possess a strong commitment to this mission. Relevant personal experience is a plus;
- Ability to provide culturally competent services in accordance with The Fortune Society policies and practices.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The responsibilities and requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, minimum education, training, licensing, experience and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable intervals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
The Fortune Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of conviction history, race, religion/creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military status.