Veterans Outreach Worker-Case Manager JFV (#0451)

Announcement # 0451

Aletheia House is looking for individuals that want to make a difference in the lives of homeless
veterans. Area/County Served: Jefferson County and surrounding areas.

Location of Position: Birmingham, Alabama
Office Location: 2631 Ensley Avenue West (Five Points West), Birmingham, AL 35218

Position Summary:
The veteran’s outreach worker/case manager will recruit and provide supportive services to
adult men and women veterans who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness secure
employment. The staff works closely with the veteran’s program manager to accomplish the
mission and service goals of Aletheia House.

Primary Responsibilities:
-Actively recruit and engage Veterans who are experiencing homelessness to the JFV program
-Conduct regular visits to homeless shelters, soup kitchens, Veteran Administration, Career
Center and homeless encampments within Jefferson and Shelby Counties
-Identify, recruit and enroll at least 4 Veteran’s weekly
– Assist in the collection of follow-up data by locating individuals who have received services
-Coordinate and communicate outreach tracking activities with other staff and accurately
document all activities
-participate in required staff meetings, trainings and professional development
-Perform other duties assigned by the veteran service coordinator, director of behavior health,
chief operating officer and executive director

Qualifications:
-Bachelor’s Degree in behavioral health, social services preferred
-Former homeless veteran preferred /veteran
-Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize
-Exceptional interpersonal skills to relate with participants and resource providers
-Must have a current Driver’s License and a good driving record
-Motor Vehicle Report required

Travel:
-The position requires daily travel in order to recruit participants in the counties served and to
attend meetings and training located in Birmingham area
-Must be willing to use and have your own personal transportation
-Mileage reimbursement for personal use of vehicle is included
-When not use the outreach worker can drive the agency’s van

Job Salary:
$34,000 to $40,000Hours:
F/T Exempt – Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Total Hours – 40

Benefits:
Benefits are excellent including health insurance with dental, retirement, paid vacations and
paid sick leave. We also provide educational opportunities that prepare counselors to become
certified as Addiction Professionals.

To Apply:
Individuals who are interested should submit cover letter and resume in one attachment to:
jobs@specialkindofcaring.org, apply at: www.specialkindofcaring.org, or fax a cover letter and
resume to (205) 203-4843. Please insert in the subject line: OCM-0451
*To be considered for candidacy, please submit both cover letter and resume in one
attachment.

Closing date:
Open until filled

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