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Regional Nonprofit Job Opportunities

 The ALIVE Center maintains a list of nonprofit jobs for community members to refer to when looking for employment. Please click on the link for more information regarding each employment opportunity. You can contact the agency to ask any questions you may have and confirm that opportunity is still available. If a nonprofit organization would like to post a job opportunity on this page, please send the announcement to alivebg@wku.edu.

 

AMERICAN RED CROSS

The American Red Cross of South Central Kentucky is searching for a Development Specialist. Please share the details and link to the application below.

Direct Link:https://www.americanredcross.apply2jobs.com/ProfExt/index.cfm?fuseaction=mExternal.showJob&RID=34100

 

American Red Cross AmeriCorps Position

The American Red Cross is looking for someone who can serve alongside paid and volunteer staff, provide direct service to clients of the American Red Cross through the accomplishment of National Preparedness & Response Corps goals and objectives.  Members will complete projects that enhance organizational service delivery, expand community resources while developing their professional skill base throughout the Kentuckiana and Bluegrass Regions.  Service location:  South Central KY Chapter, Bowling Green, KY. For more information, please contact 270-781-7377. Click here for full description. Click here for instructions on how to submit an application.

 

AmeriCorps NPRC Member Recruitment

The Kentuckiana Region of the American Red Cross is currently accepting applications for the AmeriCorps National Preparedness and Response Corps. Selected members will complete projects that engage their service areas and build capacity through disaster education and various preparedness activities while building their professional skill base. We are actively recruiting for these service locations. Louisville, KY (Jefferson, Shelby and Hardin / La Rue Counties), Jeffersonville, IN, Madison, IN, Georgetown, IN, Frankfort, KY, Paducah, KY, Bowling Green, KY, and Madisonville, KY.

If interested please send resume and cover letter to duncan.ewing@redcross.org

 

BARREN RIVER AREA SAFE SPACE

FULL TIME BI-LINGUAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ADVOCATE POSITION (Spanish/English)

The Domestic Violence Advocate provides services to victims of domestic violence while performing advocacy duties for victims within the criminal justice system; assists with court advocacy, crisis intervention, safety planning, support groups, and community education; explains and assists with filing of Crime Victims Compensation applications; provides services to Spanish-speaking clients; assists with victim impact statements; participates in relevant multi-agency meetings; maintains data as required by grant.

 

EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING

Two (2) years college course work in criminal justice, law enforcement, social science, social work or related field; AND Two (2) years advocacy experience; AND experience coordinating cross-agency collaboration with multiple community partners; OR any satisfactory equivalent combination of education and training and/or experience relevant to the position. 

NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS 

    • This position provides services to Spanish-speaking clients; therefore, fluent bilingual Spanish/English skills are required. 
    • Must possess, at time of hire, a valid Kentucky driver’s license and proof of current vehicle insurance.
    • Must pass a criminal history background investigation; however, conviction of a crime may not necessarily disqualify an individual for this classification.
    • Willingness to travel to rural counties.

Qualified candidates are asked to send cover letter, resume, contact information for 3 professional references to:  Personnel Search, Barren River Area Safe Space, Inc., PO Box 1941, Bowling Green, KY  42102 or

Email to:  thenninger@barrenriverareasafespace.com  No phone calls.

 Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

 

Housing Counselor for AmeriCorps Volunteer

The Barren River Area Safe Space, Inc. is looking for an individual to work with homeless victims of domestic violence. A unique opportunity to help homeless and low-income women and children find safe, decent and affordable housing. Address safe, affordable housing challenges by offering credit counseling, budgeting, and job development training. Develop partnerships and networks with community agencies and provide valuable resources to victims of domestic violence. AmeriCorps Housing Counselors serve to address homelessness prevention by helping to keep people in stable housing. Insure timely rental payments, mediate community, landlord, or neighbor disputes. Insure that residents and clients have access to appropriate supportive services.

Must commit to a year of service, be 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED. Living allowance, basic healthcare and education award available. To apply or for more information please contact Michelle Fiore at: mfiore@kdva.org

 

AmeriCorps Volunteer / Housing Counselor

The Barren River Area Safe Space, Inc. is looking for an individual to work with homeless victims of domestic violence.  A unique opportunity to help homeless and low-income women and children find safe, decent and affordable housing.

Position will assist to address safe, affordable housing

challenges by offering credit counseling, budgeting, and job development training.  Position will also help develop partnerships and networks with community agencies and provide valuable resources to victims of domestic violence. 

AmeriCorps Housing Counselors serve to address homelessness prevention by helping to keep people in stable housing.  Responsibilities include: to insure timely rental payments, mediate community, landlord, or neighbor disputes, and will insure that residents and clients have access to appropriate supportive services.

 Must commit to a year of service, be 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED.  Living allowance, basic healthcare and education award available.  To apply or for more information visit www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps.   

 

Assistant Finance Coordinator (Part Time)

 

The person in this position is responsible for assisting in all the financial record keeping. Position will begin part-time (up to 25/week) with the opportunity for promotion to full-time Finance Administrator in 2-3 years.  Bookkeeping system must meet the requirements of various funding sources, reflect standards as adopted by the Board of Directors, undergo annual monitoring audits by the Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence, and other funders, and be subject to review and audit by an independent certified accountant.  The person in this position, in consultation with the Executive Director and Finance Administrator, assists in maintaining the financial integrity of the agency, and is under supervision of the Executive Director and Finance Administrator.

 

Specific Duties:

  1. Maintain a complete, accurate, transparent, and timely record of all receipts and expenditures of the agency.
  2. Maintain appropriate documentation and related information for each funding source to assure that all monies are spent in accordance with required guidelines and time frames
  3. Prepare payment for all vendors in timely manner
  4. Inform vendors of agency non-discrimination policy
  5. Submit billing and documentation on a monthly basis
  6. Maintain accurate records on all volunteer hours in accordance with funding sources
  7. Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual budget reports for submission to all funding sources
  8. Maintain various files related to budgeting and funding
  9. Assist the ED in preparing requests for funding, grant applications, and other projects related to revenues and expenditures
  10. Prepare financial records for annual audit and all grant related compliance for site visits
  11. Perform all duties as assigned by the Executive Director or Finance Administrator

Required Qualifications:

  1. At least 18 years of age
  2. High School Diploma or equivalent GED
  3. Bachelor’s Degree (including in progress) in accounting, office administration, or related field
  4. Knowledge of computer technology, and ability to utilize accounting related computer software
  5. Attend recommended trainings and continuing education
  6. Commitment to Standards for State Funded Spouse Abuse Centers (905 KAR 5:040) and the KCADV Member Service Standards
  7. Valid driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance
  8. Submit to a criminal background check

 

 

COMMUNITY ACTION OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY INC.

POSITION LOCATION PROGRAM

Dispatcher/Office Associate Bowling Green, KY Transportation

 Closes: Full-time position available with our Transportation Program in Bowling Green, Warren County. The position responsibilities will include: dispatching, taking ADA reservations, scheduling drivers; processing transportation route and operational data for input and retrieval; Perform clerical support duties including preparation of correspondence, reports, and other general office duties. An alternate work schedule may be required.

 

Administrative Assistant (posted 01-04-16)

Full-time position providing administrative support to the Transportation Manager and Public Transit Coordinator.  Position responsibilities include preparation of correspondence, reports, receiving phone calls and visitors, maintaining schedules, meeting preparations, and other duties as assigned.  The Administrative Assistant will have frequent contact with Agency Staff, and will handle confidential sensitive information concerning employee records, business plans, strategies, etc. View full description at Community Action of Southern Kentucky.

         

Administrative Assistant for Children's Services (posted 02-24-16)

          Full time position in Warren County Central Office providing administrative support and program management assistance to the                 Children’s Services Program. Minimum qualification is High School Diploma or GED, with post-secondary training and previous               experience preferred. Ideal candidates will have knowledge of office systems, excellent computer and organizational skills, as well           as oral and written communication skills. View full description at Community Action of Southern Kentucky.

 

Assistant Center Manager / Family Service Worker (posted 01-13-16)

Full-time position within our Children’s Services Program in Metcalfe County.  Duties include serving as a back up to the Center Manager as the Center’s contact person for the Central office and the Community.  Coordination of yearly inventory of supplies and equipment for repair, stock, order and purchase. Providing comprehensive social services to Head Start children and their families.  Examples of duties include: Secure facility at the end of the day, assist in orientation of new staff, making home visits, recruiting children for the program, scheduling required health services and transporting children and families to needed services. View full description at Community Action of Southern Kentucky.

 

          Center Manager for Children's Services (posted 01-28-16) 

          Full time position with our Head Start Program in Metcalfe County. Duties include management of the daily operations of the                       center, record keeping and supervision of center staff, as well as providing comprehensive social services to enrolled children and           their families. View full description at Community Action of Southern Kentucky.

 

COMMUNITY EDUCATION

School Age Programming Staff: Site supervisors (20-25 hours per week) and group leaders (15-18 hours per week) work in before and after-school programs in both city and county school districts. Positions are available at elementary and middle schools. Those wanting to work in the before-school programs must be available from 6:30-8 a.m. on weekdays. Those wanting to work in the after-school programs must be available to work from 2-6 p.m. on weekdays. Minimum requirements include a valid driver’s license; reliable transportation; good written and oral communication skills; dependability, flexibility and the ability to work well with school personnel, parents and students. Applicants also must meet minimum state requirements for child care providers. Background checks are required. For more information or to download an application, log on to www.commed.us, or visit our office at 1227 Westen Ave. You can also call us at 270-842-4281.

 

HABITAT RESTORE 

The Habitat ReStore in Bowling Green, KY is accepting applications for a part-time ReStore Associate. Interested applicants can read the job description and fill out the application and return it to the ReStore at 1232 Adams Street Bowling Green KY 42101. 

 

FAMILY ENRICHMENT CENTER 

FEC is a local nonprofit organization whose mission is to empower families and prevent child abuse is now accepting applications for:

Part Time Childcare Teacher positions.  Must have: a HS Diploma, Prior Daycare Experience, Bachelor Degree in IECEC/ Child Studies or related field preferred, Must be able to lift 40lbs. Must be able to work 5 hours a day/25 hours a week M-F. Duties include: nurturing, teaching and providing a safe environment for children, organizing activities, and creating and implementing curriculum for children's growth.. Childcare teacher will also help children explore ideas, interests and talents, and help build positive character traits. Equal opportunity employer. Email/Mail resume to: Family Enrichment Center, Attn: Nickie Jones, 441 Church Avenue, Bowling Green, KY 42101 njones@familyenrichmentcenter.com or call 781-6714 

 

Parent Educator for in-home and class education position

·     Bachelor Degree in Human Services or related field preferred

·     Prior parent education/counseling, in-home parent education, group facilitation or human services experience required

·     Microsoft Office knowledge required (Word, Publisher & Excel)

Responsibilities include: Implementation of in-home parent education curriculum in Warren and Allen counties, facilitate group meetings for clients, maintain accurate, complete, and current records, and make referrals to community partners. Equal opportunity employer.

Fax/Email/Mail resume and salary history to:  Lynn Hulsey, Family Enrichment Center, 1133 Adams Street, Bowling Green, KY  42101, lhulsey@familyenrichmentcenter.com or  FAX:  270-842-5831

 

Childcare Teacher Position

·      Must have a HS Diploma

·      Prior Childcare Experience

·      Bachelor Degree in IECEC/ Child Studies or related field preferred

·      Must be able to lift 40lbs.

·      Must be able to work 5 hours a day/25 hours a week M-F.

Duties include: nurturing, teaching and providing a safe environment for children, organizing activities, and creating and implementing curriculum for children’s growth.. Childcare teacher will also help children explore ideas, interests and talents, and help build positive character traits. Equal opportunity employer.

Email/Mail resume to: Family Enrichment Center, Attn:  Nickie Jones, 1133 Adams Street, Bowling Green, KY  42101

njones@familyenrichmentcenter.com or call 781-6714

 

NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM

Admissions/Tours. Part Time, 20 - 30 hours per week. Weekend work required, some evenings possible due to after hours facility rentals. Duties include but aren't limited to: operating point of sale computers, greeting guests, selling raffle tickets, memberships, etc, booking tours, providing security throughout Museum, assisting other departments with projects, leading guided tours, distributing promotional literature, opening and closing Museum and serving as a resource to guests. High School degree or equivalent. Strong computer and customer service skills required. Communication skills required, including ability to multi- task and proficient writing abilities. Available immediately. For more information please contact Becky Pearson, HR Administrator, at 270.467.8856. 

 

BENCHMARK FAMILY SERVICES: FOSTER CARE 

Case Manager (Therapeutic Support Specialist)


Principle Duties/Responsibilities:

1.Assists in the development of treatment plans with the input of family, legal guardian or significant others.
2. Provides case management services to foster children including but not limited to, advocating on behalf of the client and family with social service agencies, court, police, medical, school, and other mental health professionals.

3. Conducts home visits and provides on-going assessments to ensure foster homes remain viable for placements.

4. Provides support to foster children and consultation to foster parents.

5. Complies with paperwork requirements as established by the state placing agency and Benchmark Family Services

6. Provides stabilization services on a crisis basis to prevent placement disruptions. Participate in the rotation of the emergency after-hours phone.

7. Assist with other miscellaneous duties as assigned.

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:


1. Education – Bachelor’s degree in social work or a related human services field, and/or equivalent combination of education and experience that meets the state standard for this job position.

2. Job Experience - Experience working with adolescents is preferred.

 

LIFESKILLS

TFC Case Manager

Brief Job Description: This position will provide case management services to children placed in the LifeSkills, Inc Therapeutic Foster Care Program.  Coordinate services needed by child, biological family, if appropriate, and foster family. Develop supervision plans for review in monthly family team meetings facilitated by the case manager.  Position will comply with all state mandated reports, documentation, face to face visits and medical chart documentation.  Provide telephone on-call (afterhours) crisis support in rotation with other case managers.    

Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, sociology, social work or related field.  Must have at least one year experience working with children, preferably children with emotional disabilities and/or children in foster care.  Valid driver’s license and auto insurance.  Must possess strong written and verbal skills. 

and evening hours. 

Please submit your job application on the LIfeSkills, Inc website: http://www.lifeskills.com/about-us/jobs-center/

 

PARKER BENNETT COMMUNITY CENTER - CAMP GOOD TIMES

Needed: Camp Counselor for Camp Good Times.

Requirements: Must be at least 17 years old.

Time: May though August 2016; Monday-Friday (9AM-5PM)

Pay: 40 hours per week at $8.52/Hour. 

Join our team at Parker Bennett Community Center this summer. To apply you can visit, www.bgky.org/jobs.

 

WARREN COUNTY ADULT EDUCATION 

Language Interpreters Needed

Do you speak any languages other than English?

 Do you like working with non-English speakers?

 Do you enjoy learning about other cultures?

 Do you have three hours available every Friday?

 If so, we want you to join our team of paid language interpreters to interpret for refugee learners.  We meet every Friday, 9:00 am. – 12:30 p.m. on a needed basis.  If you are interested, please inquire at

 270.901.4322

 Interpreters needed for these languages and the dialects of the main language:

    • Arabic
    • Burmese
    • Congolese
    • Kirwuandi
    • Nepali
    • Somali
    • Spanish
    • Swahili

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