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Rental Assistance Intake Clerk

The Rental Assistance Intake Clerk is responsible for the initial evaluation of client eligibility for BEOF program offerings.

This position’s major focuses are to:

  • Ensure that deserving clients are well-served
  • Understand the needs of the Bayonne community
  • Be familiar with the program requirements offered by BEOF
  • Accurately report activities both internally and to government stakeholders

This position reports to the Outreach Manager.

Education and Experience Requirements:
Required:

  • Associate Degree in Social Work, Paralegal or related field
  • 2-3 years’ experience in community development or related field
  • Experience with Data Entry

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field
  • Bilingual in Spanish or Arabic
  • Knowledge of NJ Landlord Tenant Law

Skills:

  • Effective verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to interact with clients with empathy and understanding
  • Ability to draw valid conclusions that show sound judgment, comprehensive understanding
    and insight into demanding situations
  • Ability to assess and evaluate difficult situations and respond appropriately, effectively and
    timely to developing concerns

Job Duties:

  • Ensure that every Bayonne citizen that comes to the BEOF is serviced either at the Agency or is referred to another agency. No person in need should leave the BEOF offices without having a resource to satisfy their needs
  • Interview clients to determine eligibility, based on financial need, for BEOF program offerings
  • Review applications for compliance with program requirements
  • Follow up with clients regarding additional or repeat services
  • Enter data and ensure that data, information, and reports are accurate and up to date
    containing required information as mandated by funding sources
  • Ensure confidentiality of all client and staff information

 

To apply send resume to:
BEOF
555 Kennedy Boulevard
Bayonne, N. J. 07002

 


Interim Family Worker

Job Description: Interim Family Worker
Program: Head Start 80
Reports to: Family and Community Partnership Manager

Responsibilities:

  1. Provide assistance and services to families and children assigned by the family area manager.
  2. Assist in the recruitment process by distributing flyers and attending community meetings etc.
  3. Respond to inquiries regarding the head start program and the application process.
  4. Contact families to set up appointments for registration & enrollment of the child.
  5. Meet with new parents and completes family intake process.
  6. Complete follow up on paperwork for re-registration of children returning for the 2nd year.
  7. Serve as liaison between parents, staff and community workers.
  8. Conduct home visits as necessary & complete family partnership agreements & family goals.
  9. Follow-up with families to check on progress of goals and referrals to other agencies.
  10. Maintain proper documentation of all contacts with families.
  11. Keep attendance records and follow-up with parents on absences of one day or more.
  12. Inform parents of meetings via telephone and sending notices home. Assist in conducting meetings and taking notes.
  13. Attend all staff meetings and trainings that pertain to family and community partnership area.
  14. Prepare status reports to manager on progress.
  15. Offer front office support with the phones & door & classroom & kitchen support as needed.
  16. Input information in Child Plus.
  17. Performs other duties as required by the FCP Manager and the Director.
  18. Reports any family concerns to FCP Manager.
  19. Provide opportunities for families to engage in school readiness activities.

 

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of computers.
  • High school diploma with experience in social work or related field and willing to pursue further education and training in social service area.
  • Submit to fingerprinting and background checks.

 

To apply send resume to:
BEOF
555 Kennedy Boulevard
Bayonne, N. J. 07002

 


Teacher Assistant – Full-Time Position For Pre-School

Assists teacher in the planning, organizing, and implementation of educational services for children. Experience in a pre-school classroom.
Second language a plus.
Proficient computer skills.
CDA/AA or higher in Early Childhood Education.
Submit to background and fingerprinting checks.
Pass physical and Mantoux test

 

To apply send resume to:
BEOF
555 Kennedy Boulevard
Bayonne, N. J. 07002

 


School Nurse Substitute – Pre-School

Registered Nurse substitute needed in a pre-kindergarten setting to provide health services to children ages 3 to 5.

Hours – Monday thru Friday, 8:30AM to 2:30PM

Requirements:

  • R.N. Degree
  • Physical and a Mantoux
  • Background and fingerprinting checks

 

Please submit resume to:
Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundation Headquarters
555 Kennedy Boulevard
P.O. Box 1032
Bayonne, N.J. 07002