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Accountant

Aids the Executive Director in the fiscal management of the agency.

 

Job Specifications (as applicable):

Physical Requirements: Ability to carry out assigned tasks. (keyboard, filing cabinet work)  Ability to work at a desk for several hours.

Educational Requirements: Four year degree in accounting, finance, or related field

Prior Experience: 2+ years of experience in accounting-preferably non-profit fund accounting, management experience desirable

Specific Skills: Computer competency in Microsoft Office programs, accounting, spreadsheet analysis, and word processing. Written and oral communication skills.  Willingness to travel for necessary or recommended trainings.

Other: Strong interpersonal skills, and ability to work independently and in a team environment. Commitment to MCCA’s mission, vision, culture, goals and objectives

 

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Full Time Residential Advocate for Countering Domestic Violence

This position is responsible for providing quality services to residential families and hotline callers 

 

Job Specifications

Physical Requirements: Ability to lift children up to age 4, climb stairs, and perform necessary shift duties

Educational Requirements: Associate’s Degree or related work/volunteer experience

Specific Skills: Dedication and commitment to victims/survivors of domestic violence; ability to demonstrate effective client service delivery with sensitivity ; ability to demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills; ability to handle stressful, crisis situations utilizing sound judgment; ability to work in a team environment to ensure 24/7 coverage for our Neville House shelter.

Other: Driver’s license and suitable transportation; working phone

 

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Part Time Residential Advocate for Countering Domestic Violence

The position will be responsible for providing quality services to residential families and hotline callers.

 

Job Specifications:

Physical Requirements: Ability to lift children up to age 4, climb stairs, and perform necessary shift duties

Educational Requirements: Associate’s Degree or related work/volunteer experience

Specific Skills: Dedication and commitment to victims/survivors of domestic violence; ability to demonstrate effective client service delivery with sensitivity ; ability to demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills; ability to handle stressful, crisis situations utilizing sound judgment; ability to work in a team environment to ensure 24/7 coverage for our Neville House shelter.

Other: Driver’s license and suitable transportation; working phone, Commitment to MCCA’s mission, vision, culture, goals and objectives

 

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Financial and Employment Coach

 

Provide instruction and guidance on topics related to finances to help customers gain the knowledge, capacity and tools to make sound financial decisions and access financial products that are right for them and help them understand credit, build savings, and reduce debt. Work with customers to facilitate the process toward attainment of established goals.

 

Job Specifications (as applicable):

Educational Requirements:  Bachelors Degree or 5 years counseling/coaching experience required. 

Prior Experience: Two years work experience; experience in credit counseling or other financial counseling required

Specific Skills:  Reading, writing and mathematical skills with mathematical aptitude sufficient to produce error-free documentation; demonstrated ability to work cooperatively in a team environment for problem-solving and resolution of customer issues; proficiency in Windows-based software; demonstrated ability to learn and use database, customer tracking, and other software; excellent organizational skills; effective oral and written communication skills; proven ability to coordinate multiple tasks; demonstrated ability to service a multi-cultural customer base; demonstrated ability to perform within established timelines.

Highly motivated self-starter with strong project management, facilitation and change management skills.

  • Ability to work effectively in both individual and group settings.
  • Ability to work independently with little or no supervision and as a productive team member.
  • Ability to be flexible, adaptive and positive in a changing environment.

Other: Flexible scheduling for some evenings and weekends is required.  Valid drivers license with access to an automobile.

 

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Part Time Residential Assistant for Mayors Manor

Responsible for providing social service information and referrals to residents of Mayors Manor.

 

Job Specifications:

Physical Requirements: Ability to perform required tasks such as climbing three flights of stairs multiple times in a shift

Educational Requirements: High school diploma with work/volunteer experience or an Associate’s Degree

Specific Skills: Ability to work with a diverse population of individuals with special needs; ability to work independently; attention to detail; ability to enforce policies; must possess written and oral communication skills; ability to work with tenants, guest, staff and various agencies throughout the community; ability to handle stressful and crisis situations utilizing sound judgement good attendance and punctuality

Other: Driver’s license and suitable transportation; working phone.

 

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Youth Services Advocate

Responsible for coordinating and providing services to children, teens, and parents on a residential and outreach basis; developing and implementing prevention programs for youth.

 

Job Qualifications:

Physical Requirements: Ability to perform required tasks

Educational Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Child Development or related field (preferred), Illinois Certified Domestic Violence Professional (as applicable)

Prior Experience: Related work and/or volunteer experience

Specific Skills: Dedication and commitment to victims/survivors of domestic violence; ability to deliver quality client services and to work with client population; ability to demonstrate sensitivity and empathy; ability to demonstrate effective written and verbal communication skills; ability to utilize multi-tasking skills and attend to detail; ability to handle stressful, crisis situations; ability to utilize sound judgment and problem solving skills; ability to work in a team environment; ability to instill a positive, productive work environment

Other: Insured and reliable transportation and valid driver’s license; working home telephone

Commitment to MCCA’s mission, vision, culture, goals and objectives.

 

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Employment History

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Education & Skills

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Resume

Attach your resume in Word (*.doc, *.docx) or PDF (*.pdf) format.

I understand that if I am employed, any misrepresentation or material omission made by me on this application will be sufficient cause to warrant immediate discharge from employment whenever it is discovered. I give Mid Central Community Action Inc. the right to contact and obtain information from all references, employers and educational institutions, and to otherwise verify the accuracy of the information contained in this application. I hereby release Mid Central Community Action Inc. or representatives from any and all liability connected with seeking, gathering and using such information, as well as any and all other persons, corporations or organizations for furnishing such information.

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