The Salvation Army Mission Statement
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of Christ. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Other duties as assigned by the Social Service Director or Corps Officer
Education: Bachelor of Science degree in social work, sociology, criminal justice or other related field. Other Bachelor degree candidates will need a minimum of five years’ experience in social work or case management with a social service organization to be considered.
Experience: Computer proficiency in: Microsoft Word, Excel, Lotus Notes and HMIS ROSIE is highly desired; excellent oral and written communication skills; familiarity with local resources, Continuum of Care and homeless service providers. Must have valid driver’s license and have the ability to obtain clearance through the Army’s insurance carrier; must undergo a criminal background check and attend The Salvation Army’s “Safe from Harm” training. Individual must be willing to become familiar with and support the mission of The Salvation Army.
Physical Demands/ Work Environment:
This Position is required to do light to moderate physical work. In order to successfully perform the essential functions of this position, the individual is regularly required to remain stationary for some periods of time, use hands and fingers, communicate, move, occasionally required to position self to stoop, kneel or crouch, frequently required to reach with and use arms and hands as required in using standard office equipment and a PC. Specific vision abilities by this job include close vision, distance vision and ability to focus. The work environment for this position includes an office environment with a low-medium noise level.