Catholic Housing and Community Services
Social Worker – Social Service Care Manager
Catholic Housing & Community Services is currently seeking a full-time Social Service Care Manager (40 hours/week) for two affordable housing site located in Philadelphia, PA.
Primary responsibilities of this position include:
Manage a combined caseload of approximately 100 senior households of an independent living apartment community.
Assess all new residents for resident’s key strengths and barriers to successful aging in place.
Create a service plan of interventions for the individualized needs.
Navigate access to services and advocate to ensure any roadblocks to service are overcome.
Create and maintain a community atmosphere that addresses the holistic needs of the residents through in-house events and coordination with outside entities.
Maintain statistics on social work interventions and group participation.
Assist with responding to external phone calls for information and resources.
Implement culturally sensitive responses to resident needs.
- Master’s degree from an accredited university in Social Work, Gerontology or related field required.
- Minimum three (3) years’ experiences working with seniors.
- Knowledge of federal and state benefits programs and their eligibility requirements.
- Bilingual ability (English/Spanish) preferred.
We offer a comprehensive salary and benefits package.
Internal candidates should complete an Internal Transfer Request, available from your HR Department, have your supervisor sign the Internal Transfer Request and return it to your HR Department to be sent to Catholic Housing & Community Services Human Resources.
Please forward your resume and salary requirement to:
Catholic Housing & Community Services
Human Resources Department
222 N. Seventeenth Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103