• Service Coordinator Job at National Church Residences

  • Posted on: 16 November, 2016 Deadline: Not Specified
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  • National Church Residences is committed to excellence that transforms the lives of the people it serves. The not-for-profit organization is an innovative leader in integrating housing, health care and supportive services, serving seniors of all income levels and families. With 330 communities in 28 states and Puerto Rico, National Church Residences operates five continuing care retirement communities and is the nation’s largest not-for-profit developer and manager of affordable senior housing. It also operates supportive housing for the formerly homeIess. The National Church Residences model of person-centered care includes adult day health, assisted living, senior housing, skilled nursing homes, rehabilitation center, outpatient therapy, home health care and hospice. For more information, visit www.nationalchurchresidences.org.

    Service Coordinator

     

    Overview

    *** 20 hrs per week; $14.50 per hr***

    The Service Coordinator (SC) works to empower residents to be as self-sufficient as possible. The SC works in conjunction with the property manager. They maintain a mutually respectful collaborative relationship.

    Responsibilities

    • Provides general service management including intake, education (services available and application procedures) and referral of residents to service providers in the general community. These social services may include:
    – counseling – Meals-on-Wheels
    – financial assistance – other needed services
    – home health aides – preventive health screening
    – homemakers – transportation
    • Develop a Resource Directory that includes a listing of state and/or local service providers that residents can contact for assistance. Examples include services to families, children, individuals who are elderly, persons with disabilities, and emergency assistance. Frequently, state and local governments can also provide a listing of non-profit agencies they contract for services.
    • Sponsor educational events that can include subjects relating to health care, agency support, life skills, referral sources, and others.
    • Facilitate the formation of resident associations within the property if the residents are interested. The formation of these groups assist the residents in planning social events, organizing activities, and discussing daily life issues.
    • Monitor the ongoing provision of services from community agencies and keep the case management plan current with the progress of the individual. Manage the provision of supportive services where appropriate.
    • Serve as a liaison to community agencies, network with community providers, and seek out new services available to the residents.
    • Assist the residents in building informal support networks with other residents, family, and friends.

    Qualifications

    • A bachelor’s degree in social work or a related field is preferred, but not required.
    • Two to three years experience in social service delivery with elderly and/or family populations
    • Demonstrated working knowledge of supportive services and other resources in the area served by the
    project
    • Demonstrated ability to advocate, organize, problem-solve, and provide results for the residents served.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to career website on careers-ncr.icims.com to apply

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