Social Worker - Emergency Assistance Advocate
Kennett Area Community Service
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Post Date: Aug 14, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: Sept.15, 2021
Salary: 43,000-51,000
Location: US - Pennsylvania - Kennett Square
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The Social Worker - Emergency Assistance Advocate (EAA) is responsible for assessing the needs of participants, creating household stabilization plans with the participants, and providing case management to participants experiencing a housing crisis. The EAA provides support and expertise through comprehensive assessment, planning, implementation, and overall evaluation of individual participant needs. Relationship building is a central component of this position, requiring the use of the Bridges Out of Poverty Framework to build resources.

Bachelors Degree in Social Work is REQUIRED as is bilingual, fluent English/Spanish. Prior experience working with families and individuals in housing crisis is strongly preferred. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required as well as the ability to work with a diverse population. Excellent problem-solving skills required. Strong computer skills and data management experience is necessary for this role.

KACS offers a Medical & Dental Benefits, generous Paid Time Off, Retirement Plan, Life Insurance, partial cell phone reimbursement, & a salary that is commensurate with experience. To apply, please email the materials listed below to Leah M. Reynolds, Executive Director

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Contact Details
Name: Leah Reynolds
Address: 136 West Cedar Street
City: Kennett Square
State/Province: Pennsylvania
Zipcode: 19348
Country: United States
Ph: 610-925-3556
FAX: 484-732-8227