Part Time

Case Manager

Jewish Family Service of the Lehigh Valley 2004 W. Allen Street, Allentown PA

Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive case management for a diverse population that includes older adults as well as adults with chronic physical and mental illness. Will assess clients’ needs to develop and implement case management treatment plans that may include advocacy, entitlements and referrals. 
  • Assess clients’ needs and develop services plans and goals that reflect quality of life measures that may have improved as a result of the case management process.
  • Maintain accurate, confidential and updated records in a timely manner in accordance with JFS procedure and policy. 
  • Coordinate services with the other agencies to ensure a comprehensive service approach for all clients. 
  • Attend and participate in regular staff meetings, case management meetings, trainings and individual supervision meetings as required.  
  • Make home visits as needed. 
  • Work at least 20 hours per week

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's  degree in social work,psychology, counseling or human services from an accredited institution.
  • 2-5 years experience in case management. 
  • Fluent in English.
  • Strong written, verbal and organizational skills. 
  • Comfort level with technology including database.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team.
  • Must be punctual and able to multitask in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Knowledge of Jewish culture and tradition is preferred.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently. 
  • Must represent the agency in a positive, professional manner.
  • Must have a car and valid driver’s license. 

Resumes may be e-mailed to Rebecca Axelrod-Cooper, LSW, community impact coordinator, at racooper@jfslv.org.