Employment Opportunity

Resource Coordinator

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of the 5th Judicial District has an opening for a Resource Coordinator. CASA of the 5th Judicial District mobilizes community volunteers to serve as advocates for abused and neglected children in foster care. The organization envisions a community where every child has an advocate and the opportunity to thrive. CASA of the 5th Judicial District is on a path to serve every foster child in our district by 2020.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and organized individual to recruit, train and retain CASA volunteers, ensuring the highest level of advocacy for the appointed children of each CASA Volunteer. This position is also responsible for public awareness in our district which covers Pope, Johnson and Franklin Counties.

This individual will have demonstrated expertise, two years or more, in the area of child advocacy (0-21 years of age) and a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience is required. Need to be highly skilled in the area of volunteer management, with a natural affinity for recruiting, training and supporting volunteers.

Some evening and weekend hours will be required in order to provide support and training for CASA volunteers. This is a 35 hour a week grant funded position that may require working outside of the office in our district.

Qualified applicants should submit a resume, cover letter and references to casa5cw@suddenlinkmail.com or CASA, PO Box 1213, Russellville, Arkansas 72811 by March 4th.

CASA of the 5th Judicial District is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Resource Coordinator Job Description