Covenant House Florida seeks outreach case manager

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Covenant House Florida is a nonprofit organization that serves at-risk homeless and trafficked youth living on the streets of Florida. The Fort Lauderdale campus serves youth from Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade counties.

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Minimum of 2 years of work history, preferably with at risk adolescents.
  • Demonstrated understanding of conflict resolution skills and demonstrated ability to maintain order and exercise appropriate judgment in crisis situations, including the physical ability to intervene in critical or emergency situations.
  • Must possess effective written, verbal and listening skills with a demonstrated understanding of and sensitivity to culturally diverse populations.
  • Must be able to meet agency standards for attendance and punctuality.
  • Must have valid Florida driver license and good driving record.
  • HIV/AIDS 401 certification preferred.


Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Conduct outreach to help street youth utilize appropriate community resources.
  • Educate local businesspersons, law enforcement and other appropriate groups/organizations as to the mission of Covenant House.
  • Ensure the principles of open intake are maintained and youth receive the highest quality of care.
  • Supervise residents, maintain order and exercise good judgment at all times.
  • Provide assistance with residential activities, events or other assigned tasks.
  • Communicate pertinent information related to youth in need of services to intake case manager or intake/outreach supervisor.
  • Ensure adequate tracking, documentation and reporting data and statistics are submitted in a timely manner.
  • Participate in special projects which enhance and expand street outreach delivery of services.

To learn more about this opportunity and apply, log into Handshake with your FIU credentials and type in the following keywords: outreach case manager. Filter by Miami, FL location.

Deadline to apply is Jan. 31.