Main Areas of Responsibility:
As the VIC’s Outreach Specialist, you will be responsible for locating, identifying and screening low income, at-risk and homeless Veterans and Families for potential enrollment into services and programs. You will work with community partners that help provide supportive services to Veteran clients and increase awareness of the VIC’s mission.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
You will conduct professional presentations to educate and inform companies, organizations, civic leaders, donors and potential partners about the VIC including programs and services offered. You will interact with local leaders around the state and travel to achieve our goals. You will be the face of the VIC.
The Outreach Specialist uses non-judgmental approaches to discussions and problem-solving for high-barrier individuals including criminal histories, mental illness or personality disorders. You will refer ineligible Veterans to appropriate community programs and services through knowledge and experience in community programs.