Family and Community Engagement Strategies (FACES) Specialist

Job Location:  208 W. Walnut, Raymore, MO 64083

Join our team!  Be a strong contribution to the overall performance and success of the Community Services program.

Please include the position title and posting number (FACES Specialist 070824) on your application.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  The FACES Specialist will be assisting the FACES programs with day-to-day operations, helping communities, low-income families, and individuals lead healthier lives, gain stability, achieve economic status and offer economic opportunity. 

REQUIREMENTS:  High School Diploma or GED is required.  Three years social services and office experience or two years post-high school education in related field preferred. 

Ability to assist with daily activities including but not limited to: filing, mailing, receiving and uploading documents, contacting clients, scheduling appointments, goal setting with families, data entry, and billing procedures.

Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office and possess the ability to use a variety of software applications including unit specific software.  Ability to use basic office equipment (i.e., phone systems, copying machines, scanner/printers, and computers). 

Ability to handle sensitive agency and participant information in a confidential manner and work with a wide variety of people.

Be a positive team player with excellent people skills.  Have the ability to communicate and work professionally with all clients, co-workers, and the public with a positive attitude while motivating and inspiring others.

DETAILS:  Salary/wage: $17.25 – 18.25/hr.  This is a full time position working 36-40 hours per week at the Raymore office. Starting date:  Immediately.  Months of experience required: 36.  Application deadline:  open until position is filled. 

Grade:  4. 

EXCELLENT BENEFITS:  4-day work week, vacation, sick leave, holiday pay and employer paid health insurance.  We offer life, dental, and vision insurance; 403B Retirement Fund; Flexible Spending Account and Dependent Care Spending Account.

West Central understands the challenges of work/life balance and has instituted a compressed work week to allow staff more time for family and commitments outside of the office.

Interested candidates:  Resumes are gladly accepted but a completed and signed application is required to apply for all job openings.  Please complete an online application on West Central’s website:  www.wcmcaa.org,  To request an application be mailed or emailed, contact Human Resources 660.476.2185 x 1107 or email: KEJones@wcmcaa.orgApplications may be returned by mail to:  West Central Mo. Community Action Agency,  Attn:  Human Resources, 112 W. 4th St, Appleton City, MO  64724, or by fax to: 660.476.9246.

This position reflects the mission, vision, and values of West Central Missouri Community Action Agency, adheres to the agency and Community Action Code of Ethics and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines and all other regulatory and accreditation standards.  West Central Missouri Community Action Agency shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, reprisal, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law in recruitment, selection, employment, placement, promotion, training, assignment, separation or any other personnel action. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/D/V/AA