The Salvation Army of the Syracuse Area Secretary/Social Worker in Tarrytown, New York
Attend to all calls regarding Social Services
Responsible for sharing with the Corps Commanding Officer, all matters of mutual concern relating to the total welfare of the Social Service at the Corps.
Intake of applications on new clients
Update applications on clients monthly
Prepare monthly statistic for Food Pantry, and send them to proper recipients.
Prepare Thrifts Store Assistance Vouchers when necessary
Prepare grocery bags and distribute food bag to clients.
Take inventory of Food Pantry items and call in orders, must be sure to spend all HPNAP monies by deadline
Make monthly orders from Food Band
Stock shelves for Food Pantry
Sort all donate food, checking for any discarding outdated/damaged materials.
Coordinate annual food drive by US Postal Workers
Recruit volunteers for social services, and monitor them at all times.
Ensure proper volunteer paper work is completed.
Assist in coordinating annual volunteer Thank You Luncheon
Coordinate community Service individuals, secure/file proper documentation
Report required documentation of Community service individuals to County/City officials
Assist in the Application Process of, corps summer activities, as campers for Star Lake Camp/ VBS programs.
Respond to correspondence attaining to Social Services.
Assist in aspects of public relations events and campaigns as assigned by the corps officer including the Christmas kettle campaign.
Fulfill any other tasks that may assigned on as-needed bases requested by Commanding Officer.
Confidentiality a Must
Responsible to open and close the building when required
Strong communication and organizational skills
Responsible, respectful, positive role model and be able to follow instructions
Must have a High School Diploma, and Minimum of 3 years experience in Social Services.
Well Organized and sensitive to individual’s cases.
Proficiency in computer programs such as Microsoft Office, Word, and others as required.
CompensationSalary is $15.00/HR