Employment Opportunity: Intake Coordinator

Two Feathers NAFS is seeking a full-time Intake Coordinator who will facilitate the entry of Native American youth and families into Two Feathers clinical and prevention services. The Intake Coordinator is often the first Two Feathers’ employee who community members encounter when seeking services, and this position utilizes strong interpersonal and customer service skills. The Intake Coordinator is responsible for contacting those referred, completing necessary screenings, and using triage skills to guide community members into the appropriate services/programming to meet their needs.

Schedule: Full-time (40 hours/week)

Compensation: $26 to $29 hour (typically starting at the beginning of the scale)

Two Feathers NAFS is a local nonprofit chartered by the Big Lagoon Rancheria. Two Feathers NAFS’ purpose is to inspire healthy and balanced Native American communities in Humboldt County. To achieve our goal, we work with Native American children and families in a good way which includes using culturally-based interventions that promote holistic health and developing respectful collaborations with both Native and Non-Native agencies.

Two Feathers NAFS aims for diversity at every level of our agency. We are an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or other related conditions), identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. Two Feathers celebrates differences. Preference will be given to qualified Native American applicants.

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter addressing your interest in working with our community and your professional background, in addition to your resume. To email, please send to admin@twofeathers-nafs.org. To mail, please address it to Two Feathers NAFS, Attn: Human Resources, 1560 Betty Ct, McKinleyville, CA 95519.

Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in human services or a related field (social work, psychology, etc). Graduate level degree in Social Work or related field, preferred.
  • Experience: Demonstrated experience in working with Native American children and adults.   
  • Current driver’s license, in good standing
  • Fingerprint clearance with the Department of Justice, FBI, and Child Abuse Index.
  • Must comply with a drug-free work environment.

Core Competencies

  • Effective written, visual, and oral communication skills necessary to express your thoughts and document notes. 
  • Comfortable using technology (computers, smart devices, emails, word processing, Google Workplace, etc.).
  • An understanding of the developmental milestones of children/youth.
  • Ability to be flexible with frequent changes.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and collaborate with others.
  • Behaves with a friendly demeanor.
  • Cultural humility and proven ability to interact authentically and effectively with widely diverse audiences and constituencies.
  • Able to honor matters of confidentiality.
  • Knowledge of and/or willingness to learn about local Native communities.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with Native youth, staff, community partners, and community members.
  • Life-long learning: desire and ability to acquire and apply new knowledge and skills; learn from mistakes and successes; seek and accept constructive feedback from others; identify and access learning sources and opportunities
  • Ability to work with Electronic Health Records is required

Benefits

  • This is a full-time position. Salary will be determined on experience, education, and licensure.
  • Health insurance: Employees are eligible after the first full month of employment and Two Feathers NAFS pays 80% of the cost of the employee’s Anthem Silver PPO plan health coverage.
  • Dental and Vision are also available at cost to employee.
  • Retirement Plan: Employees are eligible for a Simple IRA plan. Two Feathers will match dollar for dollar the employee’s elective deferral contribution up to 3% of the employee’s total annual compensation, after one year of employment.
  • Full-time employees accrue 96 hours of sick time and 1 week of vacation within the first year of employments, to increase to 2 weeks of vacation earned per year after the first year.
  • Two Feathers is a HRSR site and licensed employees are eligible for the HRSA student loan repayment program.
  • 12.5 paid holidays per year.
  • Discounted membership dues at The Club (fitness center in same parking lot).