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Resource Specialist

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Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

The Resource Specialist provides library services to human services and other professionals, students, and members of the general public seeking information and materials on behavioral health and related issues.  As necessary, represents the Center for Prevention, Wellness and Recovery at events and with stakeholders.

MISSION STATEMENT

Wheeler Clinic fosters positive change in the lives of individuals and families, as well as in communities. We provide cutting-edge human services that address a diverse range of needs and backgrounds, enhance strengths and provide the supports that encourage recovery from challenges for a satisfying life in the community.

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Wheeler Clinic offers access to a comprehensive array of benefits, including:

For Good Health

·         Anthem Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision insurance

·         Health Savings Account (HSA), with company contribution of up to $1,000 per year

·         Wellness Programs

·         Free annual flu shots

For a Secure Future

·         Company paid Life and AD&D insurance

·         Company paid long-term disability insurance

For Retirement

·         403(b) Plan, with clinic contributions for eligible employees

For Career Advancement

·         Education Reimbursement Program

·         Training and development opportunities

For Work Life Balance

·         Generous paid time off, including vacation, sick and personal leave

·         Employee Assistance Program (EAP)- Free and confidential counseling

·         Employee discounts at local spa and on Verizon Wireless services


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Provides timely service to on-site, telephone, and email patrons seeking resources and other information. Assists patrons with reference and research questions. 

Creates and fills customer pamphlet, fact sheet, and poster orders.  Prepares materials for mailing to off-site customers. Handles all requests for health fair, library, and school-based health center orders.

Researches, selects and purchases pamphlets and posters. Catalogs these materials using an integrated library management program and inventory control software.

Develops, formats, and catalogs fact sheets and other publications.

Creates and distributes a monthly list of new library acquisitions. Creates a monthly pamphlet, poster, and fact sheet directory.

Maintains the organizational system of the audiovisual, pamphlet, and poster materials in the warehouse.

Provides statistics and other information needed for monthly, quarterly, administrative, and other reports for supervisor, funders and other stakeholders.

Updates assigned areas of the Connecticut Clearinghouse website.

Assists with the registration, materials preparation and audiovisual set-up for conferences and workshops and attends these events as needed. Represents Wheeler Clinic, the Center for Prevention, Wellness & Recovery, and Connecticut Clearinghouse at conferences, workshops, and community events.

Promotes the Center for Prevention, Wellness and Recovery at Wheeler Clinic and its activities throughout the state.

Continues to develop knowledge and understanding about the history, traditions, values, family systems, and artistic expression of groups served as well as uses appropriate methodological approaches, skills, and techniques that reflect an understanding of culture.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Affirmative-Action Equal Opportunity Employer

EEO/M/F/Vet/Disabled

Job Requirements

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS

Associates degree in communications or hospitality or related field required, Bachelor's degree preferred. 1-2 years experience or the combination of education and experience that enables performance in all aspects of the position is required. 

Assists with website development, digital communications and library circulation functions.  Develops content on social media platforms.

Strong computer and organizational skills with a customer service orientation and the ability to function in a team environment is required. The ability to demonstrate flexibility and a willingness to accept change is also required. A valid driver's license and personal transportation is needed to meet the traveling aspects of the position.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care, Nonprofit - Social Services
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others No
Relocation No
Industry Social Services, Healthcare - Health Services, Not for Profit - Charitable
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 3111
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