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Posted 7/19/18

Program Supervisor at A Second Chance

A Master’s Degree in Social Work or other human service discipline as per DHS contract requirement. A Bachelors Degree and enrollment in Master’s degree program in a human service related field may be considered. Must have at least three years of direct experience with children/families in either a job related or volunteer capacity. Must have excellent organizational and interpersonal skills; must possess the knowledge of foster care services and client/family needs; must possess excellent clinical skills and ability to respond to crisis using clinical judgment. This position requires a flexible work schedule to include evenings and weekends.

Responsibilities:

  • To be directly responsible for the supervision of assigned casework staff;
  • To review all documentation related to the specific casework tasks;
  • To interface with client and management staff regarding client specific issues;
  • To prepare written reports to the Director and the Executive Team on designated subjects as requested;
  • To gather monthly statistical data on client information, performance outcomes, etc; and develop and implement plans to address deficiencies within the department
  • To interface with the fiscal department to address client issues;
  • To develop and administer of appropriate program policies and procedures for maximum success of foster care services;
  • To establish and implement program protocols specific to DHS-PA and  DHS requirements;
  • Identify and establish collaborative relationships with community resources and stakeholders
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Registered and insured vehicle 
  • Certificate of Insurance for vehicle
  • Valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License 
  • City/County travel 
  • Current Act 33 and Police Clearances
  • Available to work flexible schedule
  • Carry cell phone 
  • On Call 

Interested applicants can send their resumes to Jennifer Hodle at jenniferh@asecondchance-kinship.com.


Posted 7/13/18

Community Engagement Director at PhillyCAM

PhillyCAM seeks a dynamic, civically engaged person for the full time position of Community Engagement Director to communicate PhillyCAM's mission and programs, grow its membership and deepen its partnerships within greater Philadelphia.

The ideal candidate is community oriented, passionate about the power of community media, and must demonstrate the ability to build and sustain strong relationships with PhillyCAM's diverse membership made up of television and radio producers, our non-profit organizational and educational partners, city departments and local elected officials, grant making institutions, local businesses, and supporters of local, independent, non-commercial media.

The position requires someone who can clearly manage the communications and promotion of the organization and its many programs. This includes assessing community needs to develop programs, training, and collaborative projects with a specific focus on working with non-profit partners to create non-commercial media content to amplify their work.

A fundamental component of this position will be to maintain and strengthen PhillyCAM's organizational culture by working closely with the board, staff and individual members to develop meaningful programs and communications strategies that support our mission, vision and values.

Click here for the full job posting and information on how to apply.


Posted 7/13/18

Social Worker II/Post-Master's Fellowship in Child Maltreatment at CARES Institute

Excellent opportunity to accrue hours for licensure. As part of a multidisciplinary team under the direction of Esther Deblinger, Ph.D., co-developer of Trauma-Focused CBT (TF-CBT), responsibilities for this full-time position include providing therapy and assessments to children who have experienced abuse and other traumas. Didactics on various topics related to child maltreatment as well as formal training and supervision in TF-CBT provided. 

Master’s Degree in Counseling or Social Work required. Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC) or Licensed Social Worker (LSW) preferred. Will also consider applicants who have submitted their application for LAC/LSW. Experience with children and families preferred.  Applicants with the ability to provide services to clients in Spanish are strongly encouraged to apply. Travel between the two CARES sites (Vineland and Stratford) as well as to CP&P offices is required. Evening hours are required. One-year fellowship position with possible second-year option.

Apply online at http://jobs.rowan.edu/cw/en-us/listing (position #492975). For more information, please contact Ms. Marissa Mansueto at 856-896-2329 or mansueto@rowan.edu. Salary is competitive and accompanied by a full benefits package. Our Vineland office is located less than 1 hour from Philadelphia, about 1 hour from the beach, and about 2 hours from New York City.  


Posted 7/10/18

Patient Navigator at Thomas Jefferson University

Thomas Jefferson University’s Maternal Addiction Education and Research (MATER) program is looking to add another Patient Navigator to their team. Patient Navigators provide care coordination to future, current and past patients referred to the Opioid Use Disorder Center of Excellence. Navigators facilitate engagement and re-engagement in substance use disorder treatment and coordinate appointments and services for additional medical, behavioral and social needs. We work primarily with pregnant and parenting women. This is a fairly mobile position: time is spent in the hospital, clinic, residential facility and sometimes between facilities escorting clients. Questions about the position can be sent to alice.fischer@jefferson.edu.


Posted 7/9/18

Manager of Training and Development at WES Health System

The Manager of Training and Development will be responsible to provide consultation, development and delivery of high quality, cost effective and timely learning and development programs and communications to employees in all US locations. The right candidate will help drive company values and philosophy and ensures all training and development activities are strategically linked to the organization’s mission and vision. Works with leadership team to identify and address employee and organizational development needs. Training programs will focus on a variety of topics, including company philosophy and culture, human resources training and leadership skills. The Manager of Training and Development will be expected to facilitate regulatory trainings and ensure that WES remains compliant.

Click here for the full job posting and requirements. For information on how to apply, email Kareem Jeter at kjeter@drwes.org.


Posted 7/9/18

Three open positions at Congreso

  1. Domestic Violence Clinical Educator – to lead professional training and consultation to child welfare and medical professionals:
    • Must possess MSW
    • Need not be bilingual
    • Must have experience working with DV survivors and facilitating trainings
  2. Adult Domestic Violence Advocate – to provide crisis counseling and empowerment counseling to adult survivors of DV:
    • Must be bilingual (English/Spanish)
    • Have 1-2 years of advocacy/case management experience, ok if not specifically in DV though it’s preferred
    • Bachelors’ degree OR suitable education and experience (3-4 years) can be considered in lieu of Bachelor’s degree
  3. Crime Victim Advocate/VCAP Specialist – to provide initial intake and screening for victims of crime (non DV) and to support the team in conducting follow up for victims compensation claims
    • Must be bilingual (English/Spanish)
    • Have 1-2 years of advocacy/case management experience, ok if not specifically with victims of crime though it’s preferred
    • Bachelors’ degree OR suitable education and experience (3-4 years) can be considered in lieu of Bachelor’s degree

Full job descriptions and applications can be found at http://www.congreso.net/get-involved/work-at-congreso/open-positions.


Posted 7/2/18

Research Assistant at Public Health Management Corporation

The Research & Evaluation Group at Public Health Management Corporation (R&E Group) is seeking a full-time Research Assistant to join its team. R&E Group conducts applied research and evaluation, including work on program efficacy, intervention effectiveness, and needs assessments. The right candidate will enjoy a fast-paced, collaborative, and dynamic work environment where there is an opportunity to contribute to multiple projects focused on addictions, family strengthening and child wellbeing, education/learning, and/or public health. Bachelor’s degree in a related field and experience with data management required; proficiency in SPSS preferred. Please submit a resume and cover letter to apply. The full job description and online application portal is available here: http://bit.ly/PHMCResearchAssistant


Posted 7/2/18

Project Manager at Public Health Management Corporation

The Research & Evaluation Group at Public Health Management Corporation (R&E Group) is seeking a full-time Project Manager to join its team. R&E Group conducts applied research and evaluation, including work on program efficacy, intervention effectiveness, and needs assessments. The right candidate will enjoy a fast-paced, collaborative, and dynamic work environment where there is an opportunity to contribute to multiple projects focused on addictions, family strengthening and child wellbeing, education/learning, and/or public health. Master’s degree in a related field and experience with data management required; proficiency in SPSS preferred. Please submit a resume and cover letter to apply. Full job description and online application portal is available here: http://bit.ly/PHMCResearchProjectManager_Summer2018


Posted 7/2/18

Director for Training and Technical Assistance at Penn Center for Community Health Workers

The Director leads training, technical assistance and consulting activities for healthcare and community organizations across the country. Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Help organizations adapt the IMPaCT model to their local communities
  • Design and build systems and products, including multimedia content for our online library of CHW best practices, to help scale our work
  • Consult with partner organizations to troubleshoot challenges and improve performance
  • Hire and supervise trainers to effectively and engagingly deliver our content
  • Train new CHWs and Managers to work effectively in their roles
  • Organize convenings to promote shared learning and networking of IMPaCT partners
  • Assist in sales and marketing efforts

At least five years of experience managing large-scale implementation projects and supervising others desired. Click here to view the full job posting, including information on how to apply.


Posted 7/2/18

Training Consultant at Penn Center for Community Health Workers

The Training Consultant is a member of our Training and Technical Assistance team. Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Use the evidence-based IMPaCT model to deliver engaging, effective training to CHWs working in healthcare and community organizations across the country
  • Utilize our best-in-class training toolkit (including presentations, discussions, role plays) to help CHWs practice and refine their skills
  • Provide individual and group feedback to help CHW trainees learn
  • Refine course delivery, including developing online learning content, to help continually scale our work

Click here to view the full job posting, including information on how to apply.


Posted 6/20/18

Support Coordinator, Home and Community Based Services at Legendary Support Coordination

This position provides oversight of HCBS services within the community and within individual homes and provides supervisory support to direct reports and ensures the quality of program services for consumers within areas of responsibility. Applicants must have at least 3 years’ experience in public or private social work and a Bachelor's degree OR have an equivalent to the above of experience and training including completion of 12 semester hours of college-level courses in sociology, social welfare, psychology, gerontology or other related social sciences.  Graduate coursework in the behavioral sciences may be substituted for up to 2 years of the required experience. Behavioral sciences include anthropology, counseling, criminology, gerontology, human behavior, psychology, social work, social welfare, sociology and special education.

Click here to view the full job description and requirements. To apply, please email resume and cover letter to Mark Wilson at mwilson@legendarysc.com.


Posted 6/19/18

Geriatric Service Coordinator at The Salvation Army

The Geriatric Service Coordinator (GSC) is responsible for client assessment, service plan development (if needed), regular contact with the residents to assess and identify aging needs, making referrals to outside social services not provided onsite, assistance in applying for public benefits (when applicable), proper documentation of services provided, promote collaborative relationship between the GSC and Property Manager and Geriatric Program Coordinator. GSC is also responsible for all service coordination data entry into the ETO system, and other duties as assigned. 

Click here to view the full job posting and information on how to apply.


Posted 6/18/18

Social Worker at Aetna Health Plan

Aetna Health Plan is hiring social workers to support the care management team in the Philadelphia region and the Erie region. This is a work from home position which includes travel for home visits to Aetna members. MSW is preferred but will consider BSW who is pursing MSW. The posting indicates license requirement but we will consider those who are pursuing a license. View the full job posting at https://aetna.jobs/jobs/?q=50618br


Posted 6/18/18

Case Manager at KleinLife In-home Support Program

Case management position for temporarily homebound seniors residing in northeast Philadelphia. Case managers develop, monitor and reassess service plans for clients within established time frames. Additionally, they provide and monitor discretionary funds, meals and transportation allocations to clients. BSW or related degree required. Car necessary to make home visits. Email resumes to shoffman@kleinlife.org


Posted 6/4/18

Part-time Data Collector at Temple's Infant and Child Lab

The Temple Infant & Child Lab is looking for a part-time data collector for The Duet Project, a collaborative research study aiming to improve caregiver-child interaction. The data collector will be responsible for conducting in-home participant interviews and focus groups in English and Spanish. Relevant training will be provided in advance. We are looking for a dedicated, energetic individual a who can commit to 8 hours per week. Working hours may vary on occasion (not to exceed 20 hours per week). Individuals who have flexible schedules during regular working hours are highly preferred.

Required Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or undergraduate student enrolled in a related degree program (e.g., psychology, education, speech-language pathology, etc.;) An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.  

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Experience working with families or children.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Flexible work schedules.
  • Ability to conduct interviews in Spanish

Preferred:

  • Experience in research and/or assessment
  • Experience working with minority populations

Click here more information and application.


Posted 6/4/18

Advanced Criminal Justice Social Worker at the Department of Juvenile Services, Baltimore City Region

A Social Worker Advanced, Criminal Justice is the advanced level of professional social work providing expert clinical and therapeutic social work services in behavioral health to the most clinically demanding of youth involved with the Department of Juvenile Services. The social worker represents the Behavioral health team in the detention facility completing forensic and placement assessments and developing recommendations for services to youth that will meet their needs.

Three years of experience providing clinical and therapeutic or other social work services through the application of the principles, methods and procedures of professional social work to clients requiring rehabilitative counseling or forensic social work services. Note: A doctoral degree in social work from an accredited college or university may be substituted for up to one year of experience. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience at a rank of Corporal/Petty Officer or higher as a commissioned officer in Social Work classifications or Social Work specialty codes in the Social Science, Psychology, and Welfare field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required experience.

Click here for more information, including how to apply.


Posted 5/31/18

Hospice Social Worker

Seeking a hospice social worker for a growing company. BSW required, but MSW preferred with at least 3 years of social work experience. Areas serviced include Northeast Philadelphia and Bucks County. Duties include but are not limited to: home visits, facility visits, assessments and ongoing counseling services for patients and families. Salary contingent upon degree and experience.

To apply, send your resume to Candace DePaola at cdepaola@eleanorsgarden.net.


Posted 5/29/18

Director of External Affairs at the Institute for the Development of African American Youth (IDAAY)

The Director will supervise all interns across all IDAAY programs and facilities either from colleges/universities, high schools or community-based organizations. MSW required—with or without clinical certificate and two years' experience supervising interns, etc. Visit IDAAY's website for more information on how to apply: http://idaay.org/idaay-job-openings/


Posted 5/24/18

Bilingual (English/Spanish) HIV Medical Case Manager at Jonathan Lax Treatment Center

Philadelphia FIGHT Community Health Centers (FIGHT) is a comprehensive health services organization providing primary care, consumer education, research, and advocacy for people living with HIV/AIDS and those at high risk.  The Bilingual HIV Medical Case Manager (MCM) will work in an interdisciplinary team setting with medical and behavioral health providers to provide medical case management to adults living with HIV receiving medical care at Philadelphia FIGHT. 

MSW is required and two years' post-graduate work experience is preferred. Click here for the full job description and application.


Posted 5/18/18

Social Worker at Bucks County Children and Youth Agency

Provides full range of social and case management services to children, youth and families.  An important aspect of this work is the employment of casework skills in obtaining essential information, counseling clients and members of their families and helping them to utilize all available resources.  Work also involves the application of problem-solving techniques; providing counseling to maximize service delivery and to achieve service plan goals; monitoring client behavior; and interacting with agencies that make up the service network.  Work is performed in accordance with established regulations, policies and procedures, but employees are expected to exercise initiative and judgment in discharging their duties.  Work is reviewed by a professional social service or administrative supervisor through regularly scheduled individual and group conferences and the review of records and reports.

Click here for the full description and application information.


Posted 5/11/18

Case Manager at JEVS Human Services

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate individual to join our team as a Case Manager. This program is designed to help adults who live with a disability stay in their own homes, go to work, attend school and participate more fully in the community. Bachelors' degree in sociology, social welfare, psychology, gerontology or another behavioral/social science required.

Click here to read the full job description.


Posted 5/8/18

Therapist at Foundations Behavioral Health

Foundations Behavioral Health’s comprehensive network of behavioral, psychiatric, educational, and community services offered for children, adolescents and young adults include: 24/7 Clinical Assessment Center, Child and Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatric, Acute Care Autism and Development Delay Inpatient Unit, Residential Treatment, Intensive Residential Treatment, Partial Hospitalization, Behavioral Health Rehabilitative Services, and Foster Care Services.

We are currently seeking a therapist to join our inpatient professionals to extend family and group therapy along with behavioral supports to our patients and their families. Responsible for delivering therapy and related behavioral support, to communicate with parents and to contribute with discharge planning.

Basic Qualification: A Master's Degree in Human Services field (e.g. Counseling, Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Psychology etc.) from an accredited college.

To apply, contact Staci L. Fattore at 215-305-4854 or Staci.Fattore@uhsinc.com.


Posted 5/4/18

Associate Director of Corporate and Individual Giving at Students Run Philly Style

Students Run Philly Style seeks an Associate Director of Individual and Corporate Giving. This individual will be on the leadership team and work directly with the Students Run Philly Style Executive Director and the Board of Directors and play an important role in ensuring a strong base of corporate and individual supporters. Much of their time will be focused on developing and administering sponsorship campaigns for events, projects, programs, and other organizational priorities. They will serve as primary lead for the Philly Style 8K race and the Extra Mile gala events as well as peer-to-peer fundraising initiatives.  This position is full time and reports to Executive Director, who will collaborate with this position to develop a strategy and assist in implementation. A small portion of time will be dedicated to Fund Development operations.

For the full posting, including more information on how to apply, click here.


Posted 5/2/18

Multiple positions with Ivymount School & Programs (Rockville, MD)

The Ivymount School is a non-public special education school in Rockville, Maryland. Their full-time Assistant Teacher and ABA Instructor positions are great opportunities for graduating students, providing intensive job training and professional development in the areas of special education, psychology, and applied behavior analysis, as well as opportunities for career advancement. 

Click here for more information, including how to apply.


Posted 5/1/18

Fundraiser at WHYY Public Media

WHYY Public Media in partnership with Donor Development Strategies has job openings for fundraisers with our development team! WHYY makes a huge impact in the community by providing award winning programing for adults and kids alike, which is not possible without the generous support of individual donors. Our fundraisers meet with donors and viewers to renew their support and become new members of the station! Additionally, we provide our fundraisers with exceptional training to build skills in communication, leadership, presentation, and negotiation.  

We are hiring both part-time and full-time. Click here to apply.


Posted 4/24/18

New Home Resident Advisor with the Salvation Army

The New Home Resident Advisor (RA) is to ensure a safe and welcoming environment for The New Home residents through the implementation and monitoring of house rules pertaining to resident conduct, fire safety, room conditions, conflict resolution, and curfew restrictions. The RA conducts house and room checks, answers the telephone, greets visitors, accommodates new residents as they transition into the space, prepares a home report at the end of each shift, manages sign-in logs, responds to emergencies to ensure that, if necessary, residents are evacuated safely and efficiently, and responds to residents needs and request. The RA is to communicate and support all residents in a trauma informed manner. The RA is to effectively communicate with the house manager, other residential advisors, and other duties as assigned.

Read the full job posting here, including information on how to apply.


Posted 4/18/18

Advocate at Center for Advocacy for the Rights and Interests of the Elderly (CARIE)

The advocate will be responsible for direct service, program development, education and outreach, public policy, and data collection and analysis. This position is particularly focused on CARIE’s advocacy around Pennsylvania’s shift from a fee for service to a managed care model for long term services and supports referred to as Community HealthChoices (CHC). Bilingual, bicultural background helpful. Reports to the CARIE LINE Supervisor.

Educational Requirements:

Master’s degreein social work, public health, or other related field and at least three years related experience.  Bachelors’ degree with additional experience may be considered.

Experience/Skill Requirements

  • Experience in and/or knowledge of aging policy, resources for older persons and their caregivers, and the long-term care system.
  • Experience in negotiating or resolving problems.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Public speaking/training expertise.

Required Screening:

  • Criminal background check
  • Professional references

Click here to view the full position description, including information on how to apply.


Posted 4/17/18

Work Scholarships at Adelphoi

  • A great first step in a career.
  • $10,000 applied to their student loans.
  • An opportunity to help troubled youth.

If you have studied psychology, criminology, sociology, the humanities or other areas of the liberal arts and want help paying for grad school or your undergrad student loans, being a Work Scholar could be right for you. What will you gain by working with us?

  • A framework to understand how to model and change human behavior.
  • The ability to manage people in 1:1 and group settings.
  • Expertise in understanding regulatory environments.
  • Knowledge of computerized support systems and organizational processes.
  • Training in therapies to qualify you as a behavioral health counselor.

Adelphoi is one of the largest providers of youth counseling and educational services in Pennsylvania. Headquartered in Latrobe, we have group homes and schools throughout Western Pennsylvania and are a recognized provider of a wide range of therapeutic approaches for youth in need. We offer an industry competitive base wage, affordable medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, generous paid time off and a 403(b) savings program with company matching dollars.

Interested? Send your resume to lisa.dysert@adelphoi.org.


Posted 4/17/18

Strengthening Families Coordinator at Asociación Puertorriquenos en Marcha

Job Summary: This research-based, evidence-informed approach to practice is central to the community-based emphasis of Improving Outcomes to Children (IOC) and uses community programs to enhance protective factors for children and families. The Strengthening Families Coordinator encourages participants to make "small but significant changes" that support resilience, access to concrete goods, connection, parental knowledge, and social/emotional capacity. Using the Strengthening Families Worker, CUA and CUA Community Liaison will initiate "Parent Cafes" that provide an opportunity for caregivers of all types with a location to whih they can find a support network.

Click here to view a full list of qualifications for this position. To apply, please submit resume and cover letter via email to Christian Pérez-Colon at christian.perez@apmphila.org.


Posted 4/17/18

Life Skills Coach at Asociación Puertorriquenos en Marcha

Job Summary: To facilitate and follow the movement of children through the permanency process including the provision of crisis management and supportive social work to CUA Case Managers and resource parents to effect permanency and avoid placement disruptions. To provide, in concert with CUA Case Managers and under the direction of the CUA Team Leader, the services required by children and families engaged in the adoption process. 

Qualifications: Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field including but not limited to sociology, psychology, counseling, criminal justice, education, divinity, or public health administration. A minimum of two years work experience in social services with youth and families.

  • Experience in outreach activities, through volunteerism or another source.
  • Proficiency in English and Spanish preferred.
  • Pennsylvania Child Abuse Clearance, Request for Criminal Clearance, FBI clearances, Valid PA driver’s license and driving record no more than 60 days old. Medical Exam/TB Test must be completed within one year of employment.

To apply, please submit resume and cover letter via email to Christian Pérez-Colon at christian.perez@apmphila.org.


Posted 4/16/18

Resilience Counselor at PEACE (Psychosis, Education, Assessment, Care and Empowerment)

Coordinated specialty care team, working with adolescents ages 15-30, who have had their first psychotic experience within the last 12-18 months is seeking a Resilience Counselor. The program is evidence-based (RA1SE Study) and works with the Beck institute using Recovery Oriented Cognitive Therapy (CT-R), offering flexibility and creativity. About 65% of the work is mobile with services offered in the community (in homes, coffee shops, libraries, community centers etc.).

Qualifications:

  • Masters-level licensed Mental Health Professional (Social Work, Professional Counseling, Psychology). License required.
  • Certified Addiction Counselor (CAC), preferred
  • Skills and competence to establish supportive trusting relationships with persons with early psychosis and respect for participant rights and personal preferences in treatment are essential.
  • Knowledge of mental health systems and supports.
  • Some knowledge of multiple support systems for substance users.
  • Good communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a focused team.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.

Click here to apply to the Resilience Counselor position.


Posted 4/10/18

Child Welfare Positions through Children's Corps—BA and MA degrees eligible

Children’s Corps is a program of Fostering Change for Children that recruits, trains and supports individuals of all backgrounds who are passionate about working with children and families involved in the child welfare system. Its mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable children by building a highly-skilled and dedicated workforce that has the potential to become leaders in the field. The program offers an employment opportunity for individuals (with either BA or MA degrees) who want to work on the frontlines in New York City’s child welfare agencies, gain valuable experience, and make a difference in the lives of families.

Click here for a PDF of more information, including how to apply.


Posted 4/4/18

Immigrant and Refugee Social Services Coordinator at the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society

HIAS Pennsylvania seeks a dynamic, experienced and flexible social worker to support compassionate and efficient social services for a variety of vulnerable immigrants, through a combination of direct case management and supervision of staff and social work interns.

For more information about the position, including how to apply, click here.


Posted 3/26/18

Climate Defender Organizer at PennEnvironment

PennEnvironment’s Climate Defender Organizers are responsible for recruiting, developing and mobilizing powerful teams of concerned citizens to become climate volunteers in critical communities across the state. As a Climate Defender Organizer, you will work with our existing network of hundreds of team members and activists, and expand volunteer teams in key political areas to ensure support from local decision-makers for climate action. Find out more and apply here.


Posted 3/21/18

Truancy Case Manager at United Communities Southeast Philadelphia

Under the supervision of the Truancy Supervisor, the case manager will provide support and case management services to families and individuals, while maintaining a caseload of 25 cases. Duties include outreach to expand awareness of agency programs; home visits as well as office, phone and written communication with clients; school visits to meet with staff, students and retrieve school documents; make appropriate referrals for clients; accompany clients, when necessary, to appointments; represent families at Regional Truancy Court and Family Court; coordinate with other agencies to assist clients; maintain case files including data entry, case notes.

Qualifications / Knowledge, Skills & Experience - Essential:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or Human Services field (required)  Experience providing community-based social supports
  • Working understanding of child and family development
  • Working understanding of community and resource development
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a multi-disciplined environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Creative, outgoing team player with the ability to adapt quickly to changing needs and priorities
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to work with a diverse population
  • Must be detailed oriented and highly organized
  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, Outlook)
  • Working knowledge of database applications
  • Bilingual a plus

Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to jobs@ucsep.org 


Posted 3/21/18

Family Empowerment Services Case Manager at United Communities Southeast Philadelphia

The Family Empowerment Services Case Manager provides support and case management services to families and individuals. Conducts home visits to assess and ensure the safety and well-being of each child in their home environment; Coordinates care with other human service professionals as needed; Establishes goals with families and makes appropriate referrals to support these goals.

Qualifications / Knowledge, Skills & Experience - Essential:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or Human Services field (required)  Experience providing community-based social supports
  • Working understanding of child and family development
  • Working understanding of community and resource development
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a multi-disciplined environment
  • Must be flexible and be able to work some nights and weekends
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Minimum one year experience in the social work field
  • Experience providing community-based social supports
  • Ability to work with a diverse population
  • Must be detailed oriented and highly organized
  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, Outlook
  • Working knowledge of database applications
  • Bilingual a plus

Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to jobs@ucsep.org 


Posted 3/15/18

Community Engagement Specialist at Sayre Health Center

Enhance awareness, access and utilization of Sayre Health Center in the community and by community members in a manner consistent with Sayre’s mission to provide accessible and high-quality community-based primary and preventive health care services. 

Qualifications/Minimum Requirements:

  • BS Degree preferred.
  • At least one year’s experience in community organizing, outreach, or public health required.

The ideal candidate should be:

  • Comfortable working in the community
  • A team player
  • Energetic
  • Creative
  • Able and will to carry items that are 15lbs or less
  • Able and willing to walk distances up to 1 mile

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Host community events
  • Successfully promote access and enrollment in primary care services at Sayre Health Center.
  • Attend community based engagements on a weekly basis to serve as a bridge between identified health needs and SHC community health center.
  • Administratively manage social media, website and email communications to market, promote and engage.
  • Participate in gathering community data and feedback to assess the effectiveness of Sayre programs, additional service needs, and community resources.
  • Maintain department database and record program participation for events and programs and follow-up.
  • Establish and maintain contact and relationships with program participants, catchment residents and local organizations.

Please send resume to khuling@sayrehealth.org 


Posted 3/14/18

Support Coordinator at A Better Choice Support Coordination

At A Better Choice Support Coordination (ABC Support Coordination) we offer a variety of services that help people with personal care needs, home support, transportation, accessible adaptations, equipment needs, community integration and other services funded by the State of Pennsylvania.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • At least 12 credits in human services course
  • Must pass a criminal child abuse background clearance
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and familiar with general computer operations
  • Applicant must comply with all immigration rules and laws

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Work with participant to design a service plan and monitor that services received meet the participant's needs and goals
  • Travel in the community and visit participants in hospitals, nursing facilities or other locations as needed
  • Support the participant and conduct yearly re-evaluation of participant's strength, needs, preferences and desired outcomes

Interested applicants please send resumes for consideration to quiles@abcsupportphila.com or fax them to 267-686-3722.


Posted 3/12/18

Graduate Internship: Foundations Community Partnership

This is a paid, 12-13 week, full-time service-learning opportunity beginning in mid-May 2018 and ending in early August 2018 for a graduate student in Social Work who has completed one year of graduate school. Service will include providing supervision for college students in a variety of human-service host agencies working with children, youth and families. Other activities include: assisting in administration of the Summer Youth Corps, providing some direct care, participating in individual and group supervision with a licensed psychologist and in workshops relating to human services, as well as supporting other activities of the foundation. Please visit our website at www.fcpartnership.org for more information and to view a video of the FCP 2016 Summer Youth Corps program. If interested, please contact Caroline O’Connell Sinton at Foundations Community Partnership, 1456 Ferry Road, Suite 404, Doylestown, PA 18901, 267-247-5584, or csinton@fcpartnership.org.


Posted 3/2/18

Hospital Social Worker

Location: A hospital in Philadelphia, PA

Hours: 8:30-5pm

Education: Master’s Degree from an accredited school of Social Work (Required)

Licenses & Certifications: CPR (Preferred) and PA Social Worker License (Preferred)

Experience: 2 years of experience as a Medical Social Worker

For more information, contact Stephanie Henriques at 610-617-8766 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Resumes can be emailed to sthenriq@maxhealth.com.


Posted 3/1/18

Immigrant and Refugee Social Services Coordinator

HIAS Pennsylvania seeks a dynamic, experienced and flexible social worker to support compassionate and efficient social services for a variety of vulnerable immigrants, through a combination of direct case management and supervision of staff and social work interns.

Click here to learn more about the position, including how to apply.


Posted 3/1/18

County Caseworker 1 and County Caseworker 2

Allegheny County Children, Youth, and Families has 45 vacancies for County Caseworkers. This agency is willing to fill these vacancies at either the County Caseworker 1 (Local Government) level or the County Caseworker 2 (Local Government) level.  These positions will work 40 hours per week.

The Cambria County Department of Human Services has seven vacancies for County Caseworker 1. These positions will work 37.5 hours per week.

Jefferson County Children and Youth has eight vacancies for County Caseworkers. This agency is willing to fill these vacancies at either the County Caseworker 1 (Local Government) level or the County Caseworker 2 (Local Government) level. These positons will work 35 hours per week.

The Tioga County Department of Human Services, Children and Youth, has four vacancies for County Caseworker 1 (Local Government). These positions will work 40 hours per week. Overtime may occur.

JOB DUTIES: You will provide services to individuals, families, or groups (needy, aged, people with disabilities, institutionalized or dependent adults and children) to help them attain a more satisfactory social, economic, mental, or physical adjustment to their environment.  You will interview clients to obtain social histories; provide comprehensive information about agency programs; determine and verify eligibility for program services; provide referral services and negotiate on behalf of clients for referral services; and formulate and implement social plans of action. 

Applications will only be accepted between February 28, 2018 and March 13, 2018.  For some jobs, you must be willing to travel.  Travel expenses will be paid.  When applying, you must indicate a willingness to accept employment in Allegheny County, Cambria County, Jefferson County, or Tioga County, as appropriate.

Students can apply and qualify if they are a full time student, have earned at least 90 college credits, and will graduate within the next 7 months.  For these early graduates when they apply online, they can check YES to the question did you graduate. Also, the minim requirements for the County Caseworker 1 title is a bachelor’s degree (in any major) which is supplemented by at least 12 credits in sociology, social welfare, psychology, gerontology, criminal justice, or other related social sciences.

Apply online at www.scsc.pa.gov. Log in to the Online Services section of the homepage. Select View Open Announcements & Apply from the menu, and reference announcement #2006-713 for County Caseworkers (Local Government) to submit your application. The test will be scheduled after this announcement closes for application and your eligibility has been determined. 


Posted 2/12/18

Assistant Director for Training and Development at Penn Center for Community Health Workers

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

The Assistant Director for Training and Development directs our training activities and is a key member of our dissemination team, helping lead the technical assistance and consulting components of our work across the country with other healthcare and community organizations. (S)he will:

  • Train new CHWs and Managers in Philadelphia and at partner organizations across the country to effectively implement the IMPaCT model 
  • Provide consulting to help partner organizations troubleshoot challenges and improve performance
  • Hire, train and supervise other trainers to effectively and engagingly deliver our content
  • Design and build products, including multimedia content for our online library of CHW best practices
  • Organize conferences and other convenings to promote shared learning and networking of IMPaCT partners
  • Design creative, interactive trainings that meet our needs as we continue to innovate. This could include adapting the model to new groups (ex: pregnant women, formerly incarcerated individuals) or training healthcare administrators about the social determinants of health
  • Assist in sales and marketing efforts 

Skill and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree a plus, with an MSW or MPH preferred
  • At least three years of experience designing/facilitating trainings, managing projects and, supervising others
  • Experience with clinical social work and/or case management, including understanding of behavioral health, healthcare and social service systems
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills to build and sustain a wide range of relationships across multiple levels of leadership
  • Highly organized; able to juggle multiple projects and meet deadlines with exceptional attention to detail
  • Passion for improving the lives of low-income individuals
  • Ability to thrive in a complex and dynamic organization, where flexibility, risk-taking and entrepreneurial thinking are critical
  • Availability to travel on a regular basis (25-50% of time) to work on-site at partner locations 

To Apply:

Send a cover letter and resume to Raina Kulkarni at rkulk@pennmedicine.upenn.edu with the subject line "Assistant Director." Please label attachments as follows:

  • LastnameFirstname_ADcoverletter
  • LastnameFirstname_ADresume

Posted 2/2/18

United States Census Bureau: Multiple Openings

Supervisory Partnership Specialist

Recruiting Coordinator

Space Leasing Representative

Clerk

Read more about each position by clicking on the links above.