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Job Developer

Announcement #0047

Aletheia House is looking for a Job Developer for the Jobs for Veterans program in the Birmingham, Alabama area that wants to make a difference in the lives of Veterans.

Primary Responsibilities:
-Develop and maintain positive community business relationships for the purpose of assisting Veterans to find gainful employment.
-Work with employers / businesses to remove employment barriers and resolve issues related to community integration and independence of Veterans.
-Maintain cooperative working relationships with Veterans Affairs, Vocational Rehabilitation Division and other funding and referral sources.
-Coordinate employment services with other services by working with other staff members.
-Document services provided in a timely, complete, and accurate manner.
-Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Behavioral Health, Chief Operating Officer, and/or Executive Director.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
-Excellent writing, communication, organizational and time management skills with knowledge of English grammar, spelling and punctuation.
-Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel).
-Exceptional interpersonal skills.
-Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities.
-Ability to maintain harmonious effective working relationships with other employees.
-Ability to work flexible hours and schedule.

Qualifications:
-Must possess a Bachelors degree and/or experience in social work, and/or service in the military is a plus but not a requirement.
-Valid Alabama drivers’ license and good driving record required.

Travel Requirements:
-Must be willing to use and have your own personal transportation. Requires the ability to drive locally for said periods of time and miles per day. Mileage reimbursement for personal use of vehicle is included.

Physical Requirements:
-Requires the physical mobility to sit, stand, bend and walk for moderate periods of time.
-Requires the ability to drive a motor vehicle.

Job Salary: 
$15.00 per hour
Hours: 
Part-time (20 hours per week) (Flexible Schedule)
Benefits: 

N/A

During the past several years, we have experienced significant growth. Most of our supervisors have been promoted from within, so there is definitely an opportunity for outstanding employees to advance within the organization.

To Apply: 

Individuals who are interested should come in to fill out an application, or fax cover letter & resumes to 205-324-7810, or send an email with a three-page attachment to jobs@specialkindofcaring.org. In the subject line please insert (JD-0047).

The first page of the attachment should be a cover letter; the second page of the attachment should be a resume including detailed information about internships and/or volunteer experiences.

The third page should answer these three questions:
1. Why are you interested in this position?
2. What experiences, skills, and passions would you bring to this position that would make us want to select you?
3. Who is the person in your life who knows the most about how you would perform in this position and what would they tell us about you if we called them?

Aletheia House is a United Way Agency.

Aletheia House is an Equal Opportunity Employer, who fully and actively supports equal access for all qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age disability status, Genetic Information or Testing, Family and Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law, and prohibits retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint, or otherwise discrimination.

Closing Date-Time: 
Fri, 09/09/2016 - 5:00pm

HIV Prevention Specialist / Instructor

Announcement #0048

Aletheia House is looking for an individual to provide HIV education, testing, and TB testing in the Birmingham, Alabama area to program participants enrolled in Substance Abuse Treatment.

Position Summary:
The HIV Prevention Specialist / Instructor provides HIV education, HIV testing, and TB testing to program participants in Aletheia House Substance Abuse Treatment programs. The HIV Prevention Specialist / Instructor works closely with the Prevention Manager and Director of Behavioral Health to accomplish the mission and service goals of Aletheia House.

Primary Responsibilities:
-Facilitate HIV education classes to adult men and women who are enrolled in Substance Abuse Treatment.
-Conduct pre and post HIV test counseling to adult men and women who are enrolled in Substance Abuse Treatment.
-Conduct TB screenings for individuals in Substance Abuse Treatment.
-Responsible for completing documentation as required by Alabama Department of Public Health and the Aletheia House.
-Document all services in a timely complete and clinically appropriate manner.
-Serve as liaison between clients and other service providers, as applicable.
-Attend staff meetings and in-service trainings as directed.
-Perform other duties as assigned by the Clinical Director, Chief Operating Officer and/or Executive Director.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
-Excellent writing, communication, organizational and time management skills with knowledge of English grammar, spelling and punctuation.
-Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel).
-Exceptional interpersonal skills to relate with program participants and resource providers.
-Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities.
-Ability to maintain harmonious effective working relationships with other employees

Qualifications:
-Master’s degree preferred. Bachelor’s degree required.
-Prior experience in substance abuse treatment/prevention a plus.
-Must be able to get certified as a HIV tester.

Physical Requirements:
-Requires the physical mobility to lift, sit, stand, bend and walk for moderate periods of time.
-Requires the ability to drive a motor vehicle.

Travel:
-Some local travel required.
-Must be willing to use and have your own personal transportation. Mileage reimbursement for personal use of vehicle is included.

Job Salary: 
$19.00 per hour
Hours: 
Part-time, Non-Exempt, Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 1:30 pm (29 hours total per week) Some evening work required.
Benefits: 

N/A

During the past several years, we have experienced significant growth. Most of our supervisors have been promoted from within, so there is definitely an opportunity for outstanding employees to advance within the organization.

To Apply: 

Individuals who are interested should come in to fill out an application, or fax cover letter & resumes to 205-324-7810, or send an email with a three-page attachment to jobs@specialkindofcaring.org. In the subject line please insert (HPSI-0048).

The first page of the attachment should be a cover letter; the second page of the attachment should be a resume including detailed information about internships and/or volunteer experiences.

The third page should answer these three questions:
1. Why are you interested in this position?
2. What experiences, skills, and passions would you bring to this position that would make us want to select you?
3. Who is the person in your life who knows the most about how you would perform in this position and what would they tell us about you if we called them?

Aletheia House is a United Way Agency.

Aletheia House is an Equal Opportunity Employer, who fully and actively supports equal access for all qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age disability status, Genetic Information or Testing, Family and Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law, and prohibits retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint, or otherwise discrimination.

Closing Date-Time: 
Fri, 09/09/2016 - 5:00pm