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Consumer Services Coordinator - Job #501

North Los Angeles County Regional Center
Valencia, CA
  • Posted: 12 days ago
  • $19 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

The Organization

North Los Angeles County Regional Center “NLACRC” is a private, non-profit agency that is contracted with the State of California, Department of Developmental Services, to provide services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. NLACRC is one of the largest regional centers in California and has proudly served the San Fernando Valley, Santa Clarita Valley, and Antelope Valley since 1974. We serve individuals across the lifespan from infants and toddlers, school age children, transition-age youth, to adults and aging adults.

Supervision

Receives supervision from Consumer Services Supervisors/Managers.

The Position and Job Summary

• Participation in the development of program plans for individuals; monitoring and evaluating these plans and revising them as necessary.

• Identify and coordinate services for individuals and their families

• Documentation, completing forms and reports in accordance with regulations and NLACRC policies and procedures.

• Serve as an advocate for individuals served by community agencies.

• Schedule and attend interdisciplinary meetings with individuals served, family members, service providers, advocates, etc.

• Identify barriers to service delivery and implement culturally sensitive strategies that embody empathy, trust, and respect; comfort working in underserved and non-traditional office settings to meet our community needs.

• Rotate officer-of-the-day duties with other Service Coordinators; assisting co-workers with special projects and unique situations; provide case-coverage as needed; and providing emergency on-call services when required.

Employment Standards

Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, sociology, or related human services field and two years of related experience. A Master’s degree in a related subject may be substituted for experience.

Skills and Abilities

Understanding of family systems and appreciation for person-centered planning and thinking; empowering individuals to achieve their goals. Knowledge of intellectual and developmental disabilities, good organizational skills, demonstrated ability to work independently and cooperatively as a part of an interdisciplinary team, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and proficiency with MS Word and MS Outlook.

Essential Requirements

Service coordination is a community-based position that requires meeting with individuals served and their families in their homes, in the community, or in our office location. Must be comfortable working with a high degree of independence. Frequent telephone, virtual, and out-of-office meetings required. Valid California Driver’s License and reliable and transportation, or acceptable substitute, required.

NLACRC Offers an Excellent Benefits Package:

We offer employees a variety of health and dental plans.

• Health Insurance - NLACRC pays the full cost of coverage for certain Medical plans for employee only. We also provide a generous contribution to additional plans that the employee may select for employee only or employee and dependents costs.

• Dental Insurance – NLACRC pays the full cost of the Dental DMO Plan for employees and eligible dependents. We also offer a Dental PPO plan with a low employee monthly contribution for employees and eligible dependents

• Pre-Tax Flexible Spending Account for eligible health care expenses

• Pre-Tax Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account for eligible dependent care expenses

• No cost Life, Accidental Death & Disability, Long Term Disability Insurance for employees

• No cost Vision plan for employees and eligible dependents

• Retirement plan - NLACRC is a member of CalPERS which is a defined benefit plan that provides a monthly retirement allowance for eligible employees

• NLACRC offers two (2) deferred compensation plans - 457 and 403(b)

• Participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program

• Paid Time Off – Eligible for 3 weeks of accrued vacation in the first year, 8 hours per month sick time, education, wellness and sabbatical time

• Holidays – NLACRC offers 13 paid holidays throughout the year

• Most positions are offered a hybrid – remote option

Professional Development Opportunities & Growth

NLACRC values the professional development of staff! Many Consumer Services Coordinators gain experience and enter into Supervisor, Manager or Director positions.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

At NLACRC, we value and celebrate diversity! In September 2021, NLACRC launched an initiative to enhance and strengthen our commitment to diversity and belonging.

COVID-19 Job Requirements

Upon job offer acceptance, candidates will be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination. A reasonable accommodation may be requested for an exemption from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement.

Compensation

This position is non-exempt. (One year of related experience with BA will be considered and if selected will have starting salary of $18.88 per hour or Step A.) Regular Salary: $18.88 - $22.40 per hour, plus $150 bilingual payment, if applicable. Please note that this position is subject to a temporary "add on" enhancement of 9.85% for qualified compensation. For more information, please contact Human Resources.”



North Los Angeles County Regional Center

Address

Valencia, CA
91355 USA

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