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Position: Community Navigation Associate

16 hours per week, Monday through Thursday, 8:30am-12:30pm

Reports to: Executive Director

Company Summary

Aurora Interfaith Community Services (AICS) is a non-profit organization whose aim is to express Christian concern for our community by providing substantive emergency assistance to the residents of Aurora.  AICS does not charge a fee for any goods or services.   AICS provides wrap around services to Aurora residents in need to nurture each person as a whole.  Services include pantry food pantry visits, the Mobile Food Pantry distribution, a clothing program, utility bill assistance and our Community Navigation Program. 

The Community Navigation Associate helps AICS find the root cause of hunger by ensuring participants’ needs are heard and appropriate resources and referrals are given to the participants.

Responsibilities

  • Keep Community Navigation resources up to date, including but not limited to contacting existing resources to ensure referral information is up to date. 
  • Consistently seek out new resources that will help AICS participants based on participant needs surveys.
  • Be the main contact for participants seeking referral resources.
  • Perform intake for bilingual participants.
  • Assist bilingual Spanish speaking pantry participants with paperwork and food upon arrival to pantry.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Team player a must
  • Required to excel at Customer Service 
  • Bilingual English/Spanish 
  • Frequently moves heavy boxes and canned goods to weigh 50 lbs or more

Benefits

The pay range is $14-$16/hour depending on experience; 16 hours per week, Monday through Thursday, 8:30am-12:30pm. AICS has a competitive PTO plan that includes 15 holiday days in addition to regular PTO.

Apply by emailing a cover letter and resume to office@aurorainterfaith.org.