The Scheduling Specialist provides services to Hope support recipients through their work in providing administrative support to the scheduling function of all Anchorage Community Supports. This includes providing support to Anchorage teams in identifying vacant positions and open shifts to fill with on-call staff, on-demand support specialists, and staff seeking hours. The Scheduling Specialist acts as the liaison between Human Resources and staffing supervisors to ensure personnel needs are effectively met. In direct scheduling, this position assures staff cross training as necessary and weekend coverages as required. The Scheduling Specialist is responsible to understand the unique staffing needs for Anchorage Community Supports, including regular and intermediate support level needs, and maintains functional authority over scheduling conflicts that may arise across Anchorage Community Supports. This position is also responsible for navigating the evolving direct support staffing needs associated with Anchorage Community Support networks. The Scheduling Specialist maintains loyalty to the organization, its beliefs, values, mission, vision, and expectations and to the recipients of services.