City of South Salt Lake
  • South Salt Lake, UT, USA
  • 44490 per year
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

We offer a complete benefit package including affordable medical, dental, and vision insurance. $50,000 in life insurance paid for by the city, paid sick leave, vacation and holidays. We participate in the Utah Retirement System for a pension and offer a 3% match into a 401K.


The Promise Family Liaison is a frontline staff who works with families from diverse backgrounds and has a close understanding of the community they serve. This trusting relationship enables them to serve as a liaison between social services and the community to facilitate access to resources and improve the quality and cultural competence of service delivery. They also build individual and community capacity by increasing knowledge and self-sufficiency through a range of culturally and linguistically appropriate activities and services such as outreach, community education, and advocacy.

People of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.


ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

  1. Community Outreach & Engagement:
  • Assist Community Engagement Supervisor and Family Liaison Coordinator in managing the entire operation of Family Liaison and community-led projects in all PSSL programs.
  • Work with community members and families to connect and creatively remove barriers to accessing programs and services available that best suit their needs.
  • Communicate and distribute information on available/current resources and
  • Create spaces that are safe and affirming/welcoming for all individuals, including Black, Indigenous, and People of Color, LGBTQ+ individuals, people from immigrant and refugee backgrounds, People with Disabilities, and people with other marginalized identities.
  • Engage and empower community members and families with information, resources, and community services to achieve long-term and sustainable outcomes.
  • Plan and schedule PSSL and other community engagement events and activities with SSL colleagues and partners.
  • Involve families in the completion of surveys, assessments, and other data collection.
  1. Collaboration:
  • Act as a liaison between PSSL programs, families, youth, schools, and other community organizations.
  • Build genuine relationships with families that support overall family well-being and healthy youth development.
  • Build and maintain partnerships that enhance programming and services.
  • Collaborate with Center Coordinators to implement site-specific family and community engagement plans.
  • Work independently and as part of a team to complete projects and duties including home visits, engagement events, and outreach efforts.
  • Participate in PSSL Council work and provide leadership in the Promise Family Engagement Committee, school teams, and other community boards. Attend other meetings as appropriate.
  1. Administration:
  • Complete grant reporting and other required documentation on time.
  • Collaborate with Center Coordinators on the development of a functional communication plan to ensure regular communication with families, partners, and community members.
  • Utilize PSSL communication tools and processes.
  • Maintain working knowledge of community resources and services.
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