VOCA/Safe House Hiring
VOCA/Safe House Advocate Case Worker
50% VOCA – 50% Safe House

LKLP Community Action Council, Inc. has a grant funded position opening for a VOCA (Victim of Crime Assistance) Victim Services Case Worker/ Safe House Domestic Violence Advocate. The VOCA grant, Grant Number, VOCA-2021-L.K.L.P.-00005, is renewable annually through the Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet by the U.S. Department of Justice. This position is full time with a starting pay rate of $13.93/hr. Pay could be higher based on education and/or experience. The position involves working directly with victims in crisis and requires excellent computer skills, including Word and EXCEL, good written and oral communication skills, and a valid driver’s license. A bachelor’s degree is preferred and the position requires shift work that may include evening, night, and weekend work, and travel for work and trainings. Travel is required to the district and family courts in the counties of Breathitt, Wolfe, Lee and Owsley weekly.

Benefit package includes Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Holidays, State Retirement, 401k, Health/Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Cancer Insurance, and AFLAC coverage.

To apply you must provide a cover letter, a resume with three professional references, and a completed LKLP job application. Applications are to be sent to Attention: Cindy Gross, LKLP Community Action Council, Inc., 398 Roy Campbell Drive, Hazard, KY 41701, or by fax to 606-439-0853 or email to applications@lklp.net.  Cover letter, application and resume’ (with three professional references) must be submitted.  This position will be open until filled. Click here to view a job description.

 

WIOA Hiring

The LKLP Community Action Council, Inc. seeks applicants for the position of Career Advisor for the WIOA Program. This position is full time with a starting pay rate of $13.93 per hour. Pay could be higher based on education/experience. The positions will be based in Knott County and Leslie County with travel required to all four county locations as needed. Responsible for the provision and case management of direct services for low-income residents. Career Advisors may serve an active WIOA case load and/or serve as a Job Club Facilitator or Business Services Representative. Career Advisors must be both job seeker and business customer focused. The position requires familiarity with resources available to clients beyond WIOA jobseeker and business services, including but not limited to: Economic Development agencies, Chambers of Commerce, Office of Career Development, Kentucky Community and Technical Colleges, Office of Career and Technical Education, etc.

Education requirements are an Associate Degree with one to two years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefit package includes Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Holidays, State Retirement, 401K, Health/Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Cancer Insurance, and AFLAC coverage.

If interested, send a letter of intent, completed application and an updated resumé to Attention: Cindy Gross, LKLP Community Action Council, Inc., 398 Roy Campbell Drive, Hazard, KY 41701, or by fax to 606-439-0853 or email to applications@lklp.net. Letter of intent, application and resumé (with references) must be submitted. Position will be open until filled. Click here to view a job description.

Transportation Customer Service Representative Hiring (2)

The LKLP Community Action Council, Inc. seeks applicants for two open positions as Customer Service Representatives.  These positions are full time with a starting pay rate of $12.00 per hour.  Pay could be higher based on education/experience.  The positions will be based at the Perry Transit Facility in Hazard, Ky. Responsible for all intake and direct contact via phone with recipients requesting Medicaid transportation services.

Education requirements are a high school diploma.

Benefit package includes Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Holidays, State Retirement, 401k, Health/Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Cancer Insurance, and AFLAC coverage.

If interested, send a letter of intent, completed application and an updated resumé to Attention: Cindy Gross, LKLP Community Action Council, Inc., 398 Roy Campbell Drive, Hazard, KY 41701, or by fax to 606-439-0853 or email to applications@lklp.net.  Letter of intent, application and resumé (with references) must be submitted.  These positions will be open until filled.  Click here to view a job description.

Bookkeeping Hiring 

The LKLP Community Action Council, Inc. seeks applicants for the position of Bookkeeper.  This position is full time with a starting pay rate of $16.40 per hour.  Pay could be higher based on education/experience.  The position will be based at the Central Office in Perry County. Responsible for providing bookkeeping and accounting support to the Finance Officer.

Education requirements are an Associate’s Degree is required. Bachelors Degree (B.A.) from a four year college or university preferred; one to two years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefit package includes Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Holidays, State Retirement, 401k, Health/Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Cancer Insurance, and AFLAC coverage.

If interested, send a letter of intent, completed application and an updated resumé to Attention: Cindy Gross, LKLP Community Action Council, Inc., 398 Roy Campbell Drive, Hazard, KY 41701, or by fax to 606-439-0853 or email to applications@lklp.net.  Letter of intent, application and resumé (with references) must be submitted.  This position will be open until filled. Click here to view a job description.

CSBG Hiring

The LKLP Community Action Council, Inc. seeks applicants for the positions (4) of CSBG Case Managers.  These positions are full time with a starting pay rate of $13.93 per hour.  Pay could be higher based on education/experience.  The positions will be based one each in the Leslie, Knott, Letcher and Perry CSBG Outreach offices.  Responsibilities include the provision and case management of direct services for low-income residents.

Education requirements are a High School Diploma/GED and one-year certificate from college or technical school with three to six months of related experience required; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Benefit package includes Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Holidays, State Retirement, 401k, Health/Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Cancer Insurance, and AFLAC coverage.

If interested, send a letter of intent, completed application and an updated resumé to Attention: Cindy Gross, LKLP Community Action Council, Inc., 398 Roy Campbell Drive, Hazard, KY 41701, or by fax to 606-439-0853 or email to applications@lklp.net.  Letter of intent, application and resumé (with references) must be submitted.  Positions will be posted open until filled. Click here to view a job description.

Maintenance Hiring 

The LKLP Community Action Council, Inc. seeks applicants for (2) Maintenance Worker positions based in Hazard, Ky.  These positions are full time working Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 4:30 pm with a starting pay rate of $12.00 per hour.  Pay could be higher based on experience.  Responsibilities include performing maintenance on the lawn and grounds of all LKLP locations in the four-county service area.

Education requirements are a High School diploma or general education degree (GED); one to three months related experience and/or training.

Benefit package includes Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Holidays, State Retirement, 401k, Health/Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Cancer Insurance, and AFLAC coverage.

If interested, send a letter of intent, completed application and an updated resumé to Attention: Cindy Gross, LKLP Community Action Council, Inc., 398 Roy Campbell Drive, Hazard, KY 41701, or by fax to 606-439-0853 or email to applications@lklp.net.  Letter of intent, application and resumé (with references) must be submitted.  These positions are open until filled. Click here to view a job description.

Head Start Hiring

The LKLP Community Action Council, Inc. Head Start Program has several openings throughout the four county service area for Associate Teachers and Teacher Assistants.  The starting pay for a Teacher Assistant is $12.00/hr. with meeting the minimum requirements. The starting pay for an Associate Teacher is $12.36/hr. with meeting the minimum requirements. Pay could be higher based on education and/or experience.

Benefit package includes Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Holidays, State Retirement, 401k, Health/Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Cancer Insurance, and AFLAC coverage.

If interested, send a letter of intent along with an updated resumé and a completed application to apply to Attention: Cindy Gross, LKLP Community Action Council, Inc., 398 Roy Campbell Drive, Hazard, KY 41701, or by fax to 606-439-0853 or email to applications@lklp.net. Letter of intent, application and resumé (with references) must be submitted.  This position will be open until filled. Click here to view a job description for an Associate Teacher, or click here to view a job description for a Teacher Assistant.

Transportation Hiring 

LKLP Community Action Council, Inc. is taking applications for transportation drivers. Duties and responsibilities include driving car, bus, van or other agency vehicle to transport passengers for fee, voucher, or other human service transportation. These positions are full time with a starting pay rate of $12.00 per hour. Other essential duties and responsibilities include: picking up passengers in response to radio or telephone relayed request for service, picking up passengers based on predesigned scheduled or fixed route, assisting passengers courteously, assisting with baggage and wheelchairs, etc., attending all required trainings, including Passenger Assistance, First Aid, Defensive driving, etc., reporting by radio or telephone to office/dispatcher on completion of trips, delay or accidents, maintaining all logs and records, collecting and reporting fees, passes or vouches, completing paperwork requiring signatures of necessary parties, maintain a clean, safe vehicle following agency regulations. A driving history, criminal background, and drug test must be completed before hiring. For more information, call LKLP Human Resources Director, Cindy Gross at (606) 435-7996 between the hours of 8:00a.m.- 4:30p.m, or email applications@lklp.net. Click here to view a job description.

 

Applications are available at all LKLP locations or can be found at the following link: LKLP Employment Application.

 

 

LKLP is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.