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21-266 Caseworker 1

The CARE Center, Inc. | Butler, PA | Full Time

Job Description

THE CARE CENTER, INC.

JOB VACANCY NOTICE


POSITION:  Caseworker 1-Community Residential Rehabilitation Program (CRR)/Supportive Housing-Butler, PA             PAY GRADE:  12 (Full-Time)


WAGE:  $33,014 (Plus excellent benefits)


  →Agency paid health & dental plans.                          →Retirement savings plan with Agency match.

  →Paid holidays.                                          →Generous paid time off plans.

 →Opportunity for growth and advancement.                 →Tuition discounts with participating colleges/universities.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Implements and monitors consumer rehabilitation plans and assists in the daily operation of program activities. 

Conducts Psychosocial Assessments and Re-assessments of consumers to develop and update individualized Treatment Plans.

Provides supportive counseling and intensive life skills training to individuals and client groups.

Serves as advocate to identify and access entitlement resources, available social services and affordable housing.

Finds affordable housing for clients referred to the program.

Completes both announced and unannounced visits to the client’s homes to ensure a clean-living environment and assess any property damage.

Acts as a liaison between the clients and the landlords of the properties. 

Coordinating and participating in property management as needed.

Maintains current client case record activity and progress, prepares and submits all required program forms, reports and documentation in an accurate and timely manner.

Serves as the facilitating member of the Mental Health treatment team and maintains appropriate communication with external programs and community resources.

Adheres to all policies, laws, regulations and codes of ethics and confidentiality as outlined by federal and state laws, and agency policies and procedures.


QUALIFICATIONS:  

Bachelor's Degree in Social Work Psychology or related human services field from an accredited college or university.

Must successfully obtain Criminal History Clearance from the PA State Police, Child Abuse Clearance from the PA Department of Human Services and FBI Fingerprints Clearances.

Must not be excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal health care program.

Demonstrated ability to obtain vital information during an interview to make proper recommendations

Ability to safely operate a variety of agency vehicles, as well as transport oneself and consumers, when necessary, in an insured personal vehicle.

Ability to inspect and recognize violations pertaining to program regulations.

Ability to work independently following established policies and procedures, including emergency situations.

Ability to lift and carry consumer’s personal effects weighing up to 160 pounds.


QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS SHOULD VISIT OUR WEBSITE http://www.sphs.org/employment.html FOR CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES OR STOP INTO THE HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE AT 300 CHAMBER PLAZA, CHARLEROI, PA.   POSTING#21-266.


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