LSI is seeking a part-time 30+, Community Resource Navigator, to assist immigrant & refugee families in the Siouxland region. This position will support clients in LSI's childcare provider training and matched savings programs. Seeking candidates who can speak Oromo, Somali, Tigrinya or Spanish. Must speak at least one other language besides English fluently. What We Do As one of Iowa's most trusted human services agencies, LSI has a legacy of serving children, adults, and families for more than 150 years. Our Refugee and Immigrant Services lift up hundreds of new Iowans each year through educational classes and wellness programming, and our economic development services help them build a solid foundation in their new home. From creating small businesses to helping individuals save money for major purchases, you can make a difference and empower your newest neighbors. What You'll Do The Community Resource Navigator will provide direct support services to LSI clients. The Navigator will assist clients in overcoming language and cultural differences and reducing barriers to work towards community integration and self sufficiency. The Community Resource Navigator will use bilingual or multilingual skills to aid clients in understanding and utilizing LSI services and community resources. Communicate information to clients from educational classes, appointments, and paperwork. Work with community partners, volunteers, and other LSI staff to ensure high quality services to clients in a plan of action that supports client goals. What You'll Need High school diploma/GED and 6 months related experience. Qualified candidates will have the ability to communicate successfully in English and at least one other language to meet the needs of populations served. Lived experience may be considered qualifying. How We'll Support You On top of joining the best team around, you can also receive: - A competitive salary - Comprehensive benefits - A 401(k) - Generous paid time off - A flexible work schedule - Health, dental, life, and vision insurance - Career-building opportunities - Special Team LSI perks like gym discounts, pet insurance, and cell phone discounts through Verizon Who We Are LSI is an equal opportunity employer. At LSI we respect diverse life experiences, cultures and heritages, and strive to provide that all voices are heard and valued. You can learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion at https://lsiowa.org/who-we-are/ Ready to get started? Apply today!
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