Veterans Outreach Specialist

Fedcap Rehabilitation Services, Inc
New York, NY 10017
United States

Manages Others
Some Travel

Job Description

Job Objective:Recruit and support veteran participants, connecting them with jobs and community services.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct outreach and information sessions for HVRP.
  2. Recruit, interview and determine participant eligibility for veterans.
  3. Recruit veteran organizations as host agencies, employers or service provider partners.
  4. Assist veterans in understanding VA benefits process and other needs.
  5. Establish and maintain relationships with other agencies and organizations in the community.
  6. Accompany individuals as they apply for benefits e.g.VA; HRA. SS, etc.
  7. Represent ESNY at veteran's meetings.
  8. Complete reports that include client summaries, statistics and other grant required information.
Job Requirements
1. Associates Degree in Human Services, or Four (4) years related experience that may be substituted for educational requirements.
2. Ability to travel throughout NYC and make presentations.
3. Veteran preferred.
4. Understanding of military structure/culture/benefits preferred.
Fedcap Rehabilitation Services, Inc
Aishah Saunders
633 3rd Avenue
New York 10017
United States