Union Level: Department: Provost Campus: Stockton Posting Number: 201301148P Full or Part Time: Part Time Number of Months: 12 Work Schedule: This position will utilize standard business hours but may occasionally include evening and weekends. Position End Date: Open Date: 09/12/2017 Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Special Instructions:
Primary Purpose: Under the direct supervision of the Gipson Center Program Director, provides support and assistance to consumers that participate in program services.
Position funding renews every year. Continuation of this position is based on renewal of funding.
Provide on-site support to consumers.
Provide off-site transportation to access community resources.
Participate in developing Wellness Recovery Action Plans (WRAP).
Communicates consumer progress and concerns to Gipson Center Program Director.
Provide recreational activities.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Requires High school diploma or GED.
Minimum of six (6) months volunteer or paid experience in a helping and or support role in human services, behavioral services or other related areas.
Preferred Qualifications: Skills/Knowledge and Expertise:
Must have basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and ability to use email.
Ability to work follow directions and getting along with others.
Good organizational skills.
Strong desire to help others.
Ability to operate office machines, copiers, scanners, fax machines, voice mail systems and personal computer.
Positive attitude, proven ability to work successfully with diverse populations and demonstrated commitment to promote and enhance diversity and inclusion.
Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative but not definitive of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
The position requires performing physical activities, including standing, kneeling and reaching while interacting with others within the field and within the office. Candidates must be able to move more quickly than the consumer they are working with and be able to move quickly and swiftly from the floor, to the chair, and back.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Requires a current TB test.
Additional Requirements: Ability to pass background/sanction checks for the funding agency(ies).
Work Environment/Work Week/Travel: Work performed in varied environments including office and public settings. This position will utilize standard business hours but may occasionally include evening and weekends. Travel requirements as a function of service provisions.
Valid drivers license required. Incumbent must also be able to meet the Universitys fleet rules and be eligible to drive for University business. The Universitys insurance carrier reserves the right to exclude applicants based on their driving record.
Hiring Range: Min $12.11 per hour to Mid $15.15 per hour, non-exempt
Background Check Statement: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check
AA/EEO Policy Statement: University of the Pacific is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity. In compliance with applicable law and its own policy, Pacific is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff and does not discriminate in its hiring of faculty and staff, or in the provision of its employment benefits to its faculty and staff on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sex/gender, marital status, military and veteran status, sexual orientation, medical condition, pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression, or mental or physical disability.
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