Do you have experience working with street violence outreach? Are you action oriented with strong problem solving skills? Are you passionate about connecting at-risk youth with services to help them overcome barriers? If so, HealthRIGHT 360 is currently looking to Street Outreach Worker position opening at our Street Violence Intervention Program in San Francisco! The ideal candidate for this position has knowledge of the Western Addition neighborhood, experience working in street or neighborhood violence and providing youth and community engagement. In this position you will gain experience facilitating workshops, mediating conflict, and working with high risk/in-risk youth. Sound interesting? Below you will find a more detailed description of some of the duties and requirements for this position.
Street Outreach Workers/Crisis Responders (SOW/CR) will respond to street violence under the operations of the San Francisco Street Violence Intervention Program, a street outreach and crisis response initiative created to reduce and intervene in youth related street violence for the City and County of San Francisco. San Francisco street violence refers to any severe conflict perpetuated by rival territories which may be initiated by turfs or other street associations’ rivalry. SOW/CRs will be part of a geographic team responsible for street outreach and crisis intervention in one of the following neighborhoods: Western Addition. The SOW/CRs will work closely with the Department of Public Health’s Crisis Response Team and San Francisco Police Department staff to deploy staff for prevention and intervention in street violence and to assure proper referrals and linkages to interested clients.