Social Worker graduate of an accredited four year college with a major in social work, psychology, sociology, or a closely related field; or be a graduate of an accredited four year college with a major in any field and one year experience as a social worker in a public or private social service agency.
Must be reliable and capable of independent travel, have access to an automobile, have a valid driver’s license, maintain valid car insurance and have a clean driving record.
Knowledge of and experience in working with elderly diverse population and with individuals with disability. Broad knowledge of housing resources and case management activities. Ability to work outside of normal business hours in order to meet the needs of individuals. Experience with and/or commitment to working in a diverse, continuum of services in a fast-paced, growing organization. Activities include, but are not limited to the following:
- Development and implementation of a Person-Centered Thinking Plan
- Coordination of referrals and helping Individuals to access services in the community
- Coordination and monitoring of the overall implementation of Person-Centered Plan
- Coordination of efforts with the discharge planner at the institution and others
Experience with and/or a demonstrated commitment to developing and delivering culturally responsive services. Ability to work independently with participants in Skilled Nursing Facility, Hospitals and/or Community Settings.
*Data privacy and disability training required*.**Candidates with a diverse background (a plus)***All employees must pass DHS background check prior to employment***.
Job Type: Full-Time (7:30am-4pm or 8:30am-5pm). Bachelors Degree starts at: $15/hr Associate Degree or closely related starts at: $13/hr.
Email Resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org