Community Resource Specialist -- Central Arkansas Library System -- Little Rock, AR

The Central Arkansas Library System seeks a Community Resource Specialist to provide information, support, referrals and assistance to customers experiencing life challenges.

This position will support patrons who have mental health, substance use, homelessness and exclusion issues; serve as a resource and model to library staff to work effectively with patrons; collaborate with community members and agencies to address the systemic issues and needs faced by at-risk library patrons who spend time in and around the CALS Libraries.

Candidate must have knowledge of resources and social services available in the areas CALS serves, strong commitment and dedication to serve with compassion, and ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with library staff, community, city agencies and the public.

Master’s degree in Social Work, license preferred, plus 5 years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Excellent benefits.

Please send cover letter and resume to adminjobs@cals.org by 1/16/2019.

https://cals.org/job-opportunities/

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