Licensed Social Worker-Omaha in Omaha, NE at ResCare

Date Posted: 6/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Omaha, NE
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/7/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Licensed Social Worker-Omaha

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Licensed Social Worker-Omaha.

Are you passionate about helping others? Dont miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Licensed Social Worker-Omaha Responsibilities

Reports to: Project Director

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Responsible for the case file ensuring all case note entries are completed in a timely and accurate manner. 
  • Provides assistance to program staff regarding employment, community service placements and training opportunities. 
  • Provides employment counseling and workshop activities to all job seekers, as needed. Manages a caseload of families and provides counseling and mentoring. 
  • Responsible for all documentation, as required by federal, state and local policy. 
  • Provides classroom/workshop training activities. 
  • Assists job seekers with employment skills building and training. 
  • Provides information on cases in case management meetings. 
  • Conducts follow-up employment calls as needed. 
  • Assists in the coordination of services with contractors and partners. 
  • Provides assistance in job search leads and retention tracking and information. 
  • Completes all program, local, state and federal paperwork requirements. 
  • Seeks out additional training, community service and employment opportunities. 
  • Meets all deadlines put forth by management as well as identified by federal, state and local policy. 
  • Responsible for paper and electronic file maintenance. 
  • Provides information to job seekers on available training and/or jobs that will lead to advancement. 

Specific Requirements

  •  Must possess Tennessee Licensed Social Worker credentials and a post-baccalaureate degree in Social Work, Human Services, or Psychology.
  • Minimum of one year of case management, file management, resource development, and referral experience.
  • Job placement experience strongly preferred.
  • Demonstrated understanding of community and state level social services and programs.
  • Track record of effective and professional family crisis management.
  • Strong personal coaching and mentoring skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and appropriate client/professional boundaries.
  • Understanding of personal budgeting and ability to provide financial literacy assistance.
  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize, manage time, prioritize, and maintain confidentiality.
  • Background in social work is strongly preferred.

Additional Information

This position will be based in Nebraska; the licensing credentials will need to be applicable for Nebraska.

Benefits

In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

7215 Ontario St , Omaha, NE 68124-3574 USA 

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