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Working As An Outreach Coordinator

  • Getting Information
  • Documenting/Recording Information
  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Performing for or Working Directly with the Public
  • Deal with People

  • Unpleasant/Angry People

  • Stressful

  • $42,000

    Average Salary

What Does An Outreach Coordinator Do

Social and human service assistants provide client services, including support for families, in a wide variety of fields, such as psychology, rehabilitation, and social work. They assist other workers, such as social workers, and they help clients find benefits or community services.

Duties

Social and human service assistants typically do the following:

  • Help determine what type of aid their clients need
  • Work with clients and other professionals, such as social workers, to develop a treatment plan
  • Help clients find assistance with daily activities, such as eating and bathing
  • Research services, such as food stamps and Medicaid, that are available to their clients in their communities
  • Coordinate services provided to clients
  • Help clients complete paperwork to apply for assistance programs
  • Transport clients—for example, by driving them to appointments or to services within their community
  • Check in with clients to ensure that services are provided appropriately

Social and human service assistants have many job titles, including case work aide, clinical social work aide, family service assistant, social work assistant, addictions counselor assistant, and human service worker.

Social and human service assistants help clients to identify and obtain benefits and services. In addition to initially connecting clients with benefits or services, social and human service assistants may follow up with clients to ensure that they are receiving the intended services and that the services are meeting their needs. They work under the direction of social workers, psychologists, or other social and human service workers.

With children and families, social and human service assistants ensure that the children live in safe homes. They help parents get the resources, such as food stamps or childcare, they need to care for their children.

With the elderly, these workers help clients stay in their own homes and live under their own care whenever possible. Social and human service assistants may coordinate meal deliveries or find personal care aides to help with the clients’ day-to-day needs, such as running errands and bathing. In some cases, human service workers help look for residential care facilities, such as nursing homes.

For people with disabilities, social and human service assistants help find rehabilitation services that aid their clients. They may work with employers to make a job more accessible to people with disabilities. Some workers find personal care services to help clients with daily living activities, such as bathing and making meals.

For people with addictions, human service assistants find rehabilitation centers that meet their clients’ needs. They also may find support groups for people who are dependent on alcohol, drugs, gambling, or other substances or behaviors.

With veterans, assistants help people who have been discharged from the military adjust to civilian life. They help with practical needs, such as locating housing and finding ways to apply skills gained in the military to civilian jobs. They may also help their clients navigate the overwhelming number of services available to veterans.

For people with mental illnesses, social and human service assistants help clients find the appropriate resources to help them cope with their illness. They find self-help and support groups to provide their clients with an assistance network. In addition, they may find personal care services or group housing to help those with more severe mental illnesses care for themselves.

With immigrants, workers help clients adjust to living in a new country. They help the clients locate jobs and housing. They also may help them find programs that teach English, or they may find legal assistance to help immigrants get various administrative paperwork in order.

With former prison inmates, human service assistants find job training or placement programs to help clients reenter society. Human service assistants help former inmates find housing and connect with programs that help them start a new life for themselves.

With homeless people, assistants help clients meet their basic needs. They find temporary or permanent housing for their clients and locate places, such as soup kitchens, that provide meals. Human service assistants also may help homeless people find resources to address other problems they may have, such as joblessness.

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How To Become An Outreach Coordinator

Requirements for social and human service assistants vary, although they typically have at least a high school diploma and must complete a brief period of on-the-job training. Some employers prefer to hire workers who have additional education or experience.

Education

Although a high school diploma is typically required, some employers prefer to hire workers who have relevant work experience or education beyond high school. A certificate or an associate’s degree in a subject such as human services, gerontology (working with older adults), or social or behavioral science is common for workers entering this occupation.

Human service degree programs train students to observe and interview patients, carry out treatment plans, and handle people who are undergoing a crisis. Many programs include fieldwork to give students hands-on experience.

The level of education that social and human service assistants have completed often determines the responsibilities they are given. Those with a high school diploma are likely to do lower level work, such as helping clients fill out paperwork. Assistants with some college education may coordinate program activities or manage a group home.

Although postsecondary education is important, some employers may prefer or allow for applicants who have related work experience. In some cases, candidates may substitute such experience in place of postsecondary education. 

Training

Many social and human service assistants, particularly those without any postsecondary education, undergo a period of on-the-job training. Because such workers often are dealing with multiple clients from a wide variety of backgrounds, on-the-job training in case management helps prepare them to respond appropriately to the different needs and situations of their clients.

Advancement

For social and human service assistants, additional education is almost always necessary for advancement. In general, advancement to case management or social work jobs requires a bachelor’s or master’s degree in human services, counseling, rehabilitation, social work, or a related field.

Important Qualities

Communication skills. Social and human service assistants talk with clients about the challenges in their lives and assist them in getting help. These workers must be able to listen to their clients and to communicate the clients’ needs to organizations that can help them.

Compassion. Social and human service assistants often work with people who are in stressful and difficult situations. To develop strong relationships, they must have compassion and empathy for their clients.

Interpersonal skills. Social and human service assistants must make their clients feel comfortable discussing sensitive issues. Assistants also need to build relationships with other service providers to become familiar with all of the resources that are available in their communities.

Organizational skills. Social and human service assistants often must complete lots of paperwork and work with many different clients. They must be organized in order to ensure that the paperwork is filed properly and that clients are getting the help they need.

Problem-solving skills. Social and human service assistants help clients find solutions to their problems. They must be able to listen carefully to their clients’ needs and offer practical solutions.

Time-management skills. Social and human service assistants often work with many clients. They must manage their time effectively to ensure that their clients are getting the attention they need.

Some employers require a criminal background check. In some settings, workers need a valid driver’s license.

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Average Length of Employment
Drug Coordinator 2.7 years
Coordinator 2.6 years
Head Coordinator 2.5 years
Outreach Assistant 1.3 years
Top Careers Before Outreach Coordinator
Internship 18.6%
Volunteer 7.2%
Teacher 4.3%
Manager 2.9%
Counselor 2.9%
Cashier 2.7%
Instructor 2.5%
Top Careers After Outreach Coordinator
Internship 8.4%
Volunteer 6.9%
Consultant 5.5%
Teacher 4.6%
Director 4.4%
Manager 3.2%

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Outreach Coordinator Demographics

Gender

Female

70.2%

Male

27.7%

Unknown

2.1%
Ethnicity

White

59.5%

Hispanic or Latino

17.2%

Black or African American

11.2%

Asian

8.1%

Unknown

3.9%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

58.1%

French

13.0%

German

3.5%

Arabic

3.5%

Italian

2.8%

Portuguese

2.8%

Mandarin

2.7%

Chinese

2.4%

Russian

2.0%

Hindi

1.4%

Korean

1.3%

Vietnamese

0.9%

Hmong

0.9%

Japanese

0.9%

Urdu

0.8%

Somali

0.7%

Hebrew

0.7%

Tagalog

0.7%

Thai

0.6%

Swahili

0.5%
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Outreach Coordinator Education

Schools

University of Phoenix

12.7%

Capella University

6.6%

Liberty University

5.6%

Florida State University

5.6%

American University

5.0%

San Francisco State University

4.9%

New York University

4.9%

Temple University

4.8%

George Washington University

4.8%

George Mason University

4.2%

West Virginia University

4.2%

Walden University

4.1%

Michigan State University

4.1%

Arizona State University

4.1%

University of Texas at Austin

4.1%

Webster University

4.1%

University of Southern California

4.1%

University of California - Berkeley

4.0%

University of Texas at El Paso

4.0%

University of Vermont

4.0%
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Majors

Business

17.7%

Communication

8.8%

Psychology

8.8%

Social Work

7.9%

Political Science

6.9%

Criminal Justice

4.3%

Public Relations

4.2%

Sociology

4.1%

Marketing

3.8%

Public Health

3.6%

Education

3.5%

Management

3.5%

Nursing

3.4%

Environmental Science

3.2%

Health Care Administration

2.9%

English

2.9%

Human Services

2.8%

Public Administration

2.8%

School Counseling

2.4%

Biology

2.4%
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Degrees

Bachelors

43.5%

Masters

30.8%

Other

13.4%

Associate

4.9%

Certificate

3.8%

Doctorate

3.1%

Diploma

0.4%

License

0.2%
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Real Outreach Coordinator Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Community Outreach Coordinator Timothy Hill Children's Ranch Riverhead, NY Mar 01, 2014 $75,000
Outreach Coordinator Arroyo Pacific Academy Arcadia, CA Apr 12, 2010 $69,414
Outreach Coordinator, Guitar, Rock Band Teacher Saint Paul Conservatory of Music Saint Paul, MN Dec 20, 2015 $61,567 -
$87,654
International Outreach Coordinator (EJT Exec. DIR. International Maronite Foundation Fairfax, VA Jun 09, 2010 $61,358
International Outreach Coordinator International Maronite Foundation Fairfax, VA Jun 09, 2010 $61,358
International Outreach Coordinator International Maronite Foundation Fairfax, VA Mar 15, 2010 $61,358
Outreach Coordinator The Millenium Promise Alliance, Inc. New York, NY Nov 01, 2010 $58,282 -
$63,000
Outreach Coordinator The Millenium Promise Alliance, Inc. New York, NY Oct 08, 2010 $58,282 -
$63,000
Outreach Coordinator La Clinica de Los Campesinos, Inc. Wautoma, WI Sep 10, 2013 $56,243
Community Outreach Coordinator Gilda's Club New York City New York, NY Oct 01, 2012 $55,952
Graduate Web Communications & Outreach Coordinator Montclair State University Montclair, NJ Jan 06, 2014 $55,807
String Ensemble Outreach Coordinator W. M. Rice University-Shepherd School of Music Houston, TX Feb 15, 2010 $55,389
Community Outreach Coordinator The Royal Care, Inc. New York, NY Sep 02, 2011 $55,000
In-Home Outreach Coordinator Bienvenido's Children's Center, Inc. Covina, CA Sep 15, 2012 $48,500
Outreach Coordinator University of Illinois Champaign, IL Aug 01, 2015 $48,442
Outreach Coordinator University of Illinois Champaign, IL Jan 08, 2015 $48,442
Outreach Coordinator Indiana University Bloomington, IN Sep 02, 2014 $46,779
Outreach Coordinator University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, IL Sep 28, 2015 $46,646
Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator Interfaith Works, Inc. Rockville, MD Nov 12, 2015 $45,000
Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator Interfaith Works, Inc. Rockville, MD Apr 12, 2015 $45,000
Outreach Coordinator University of Illinois Champaign, IL Aug 01, 2012 $44,290
Outreach Coordinator Indiana University Bloomington, IN Sep 03, 2011 $39,416
Artistic Program and Outreach Coordinator Trisha Brown Company, Inc. New York, NY Sep 14, 2012 $38,938
Hispanic/Latino Outreach Coordinator II Wichita Area Sexual Assault Center Wichita, KS Sep 29, 2010 $38,043
Community Outreach Coordinator Coalition for The Homeless, Inc. New York, NY Feb 13, 2011 $38,000
Outreach Coordinator The American Cancer Society, Eastern Division NY Oct 01, 2009 $37,500
Coordinator of Arabic Community Outreach Lighthouse Baptist Church (DBA) TN Jun 28, 2010 $37,128
Outreach and Advocacy Coordinator The Arc of King County Seattle, WA Sep 09, 2010 $37,000
International Outreach Coordinator Oberlin College Oberlin, OH Jun 30, 2010 $36,280

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AVERAGE SALARY FOR An Outreach Coordinator

Average Yearly Salary
$42,000
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$30,000
Min 10%
$42,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Median 50%
$60,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Aetna
Highest Paying City
Bremerton, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Avg Experience Level
2.0 years
How much does an Outreach Coordinator make at top companies?
The national average salary for an Outreach Coordinator in the United States is $42,877 per year or $21 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $30,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $60,000.

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Top Skills for An Outreach Coordinator

  1. Community Outreach
  2. Special Events
  3. Health Care
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  • Promoted to Shift Supervisor/Community Outreach Coordinator, this appointment includes managerial tasks, daily duties, and ongoing community involvement.
  • Represent the Park within the community at schools, special events and meetings; organize school groups and presentations.
  • Established and maintained positive relationships with government regulators, residents other area health care providers, physicians and community at large.
  • Solicit contributions and participation from local businesses and community organizations to promote and improve community events and activities.
  • Connected providers with educational and community resources, developed age appropriate themed curriculum, book deliveries and on site programming.

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