October 12, 2017: JOB ANNOUNCEMENT
WIOA\Community Resource Specialist – Bilingual: Spanish/English
Title: WIOA\Community Resource Specialist – Bilingual: Spanish/English
Hours: Full Time
Location: West Sacramento, Davis, and Clarksburg
Salary: $30,000 annually
The Yolo County Children’s Alliance is looking for a dynamic WIOA Community Resource Specialist. Under the guidance of the WIOA Program Coordinator, the WIOA Community Resource Specialist implements the WIOA program for youth in Davis, West Sacramento, and Clarksburg. The Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) Youth program is designed to help In School (IS) and Out of School (OS) Youth access employment, education, training, and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need. It is intended to provide a rich array of age-appropriate services that target youth ages 14-24 that face multiple barriers to successful education and employment. The program serves students currently enrolled in school and youth who are not engaged in education and are interested in furthering their education and preparing for the workforce.
In addition, the WIOA Community Resource Specialist (CRS) provides outreach services to locate uninsured low to moderate income children and their families in Yolo County and assists them in obtaining and accessing health care coverage, CalFresh, and other resources. The CRS makes initial contact with families, assesses their needs, assists the client in completing any necessary applications and case manages them through the process. In certain situations, the CRS may refer clients to other appropriate health and social services or community resources.
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