Veterans Connection Specialist

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Veterans Connection Specialist

Boston, Massachusetts

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Full Time

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$ 21 - $ 24 per hour

Boston, Massachusetts

Full Time

$ 21 - $ 24 per hour

November 23, 2022

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Job ID: KV_1316072_1669215165

November 23, 2022

Job ID: KV_1316072_1669215165

Job Summary

Job Id: KV_1316072_1669215165 Apply Now

A reputable nonprofit is hiring a Veterans Connection Specialist to their team! This is a newly added role and a great opportunity for growth in your career!

This program will target Veterans impacted by poverty, racial inequities, domestic violence, behavioral health diagnosis, acute medical conditions and/or other disabilities that are barriers to self-sufficiency. Additionally, this program aims to identify and connect with Veterans who may not be eligible for U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs funded programming to fill a gap in Massachusetts Veterans Services by provide a parity of services for all Veterans who may be at risk or currently experiencing homelessness.

Required Qualifications:

  • BA and one year experience with the Veteran population, mental health and substance use disorders, homelessness, outreach and/or case management.
  • 5+ years of relevant experience may substitute for education.
  • Previous experience with and comfort with outreach (including street and community based outreach) and/or working with individuals who have experienced homelessness and struggle with mental health and substance use issues, preferred.
  • Experience with case management, navigating community based resources and subsidized housing placements.
  • Strong understanding of and commitment to Motivational Interviewing, Harm Reduction, Cultural Competency, Housing First and Trauma Informed Care.
  • Excellent customer service skills and the ability to communicate professionally with Veterans, team members and partners.
  • Proficiency with electronic databases and computers.
  • Experience with crisis intervention and de-escalation.
  • Flexible self-starter with strong analytical skills.

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm or 9:00am-5:00pm - Full time

Location: Boston, MA

Compensation: Based on experience

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About Beacon Hill

Beacon Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Founded by industry leaders to set a new standard in search, career placement and flexible staffing, we deliver coordinated staffing solutions with unparalleled service, a commitment to project completion and success and a passion for innovation, creativity and continuous improvement.

Our niche brands offer a complete suite of staffing services to emerging growth companies and the Fortune 500 across market sectors, career specialties/disciplines and industries. Over time, office locations, specialty practice areas and service offerings will be added to address ever changing constituent needs.

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