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NC 2-1-1 Community Resource Specialist

Connecting people to the health and human resources they need, with a spirit of excellence and compassion is at the heart of what we do here at United Way. We are searching for a part-time, remote Community Resource Specialist. Ideal candidates enjoy fast-paced work, have good listening skills and customer service experience, call center or other phone communication experience, knowledge of health and human services, and computer proficiency. Those with CIRS certification and bilingual fluency are strongly encouraged to apply.

United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County believes that how we show up in our community is just as important as what we do. These newly formed Guiding Principles will serve as an outward-facing promise and an inward-facing set of standards for all board, staff, and volunteers. If you value these too, please consider applying.

Equity at the Center: Recognize and challenge the dominant culture narratives, norms, and power structures that prevent all people from belonging and thriving

Courageous Leadership: Live out our Vision, Mission, and Guiding Principles with empathy and compassion, even when difficult or unpopular

Collective Wisdom: Ensure that our work is guided by community expertise, including the lived experience of people most impacted by poverty and injustice

Embracing Change: Continuously learn, innovate, and evolve to confront emerging challenges and opportunities

Accountability Driven: Earn community trust through dependability, transparency, and a commitment to achieving results


Website: unitedwayabc.org/employment-opportunities