Bilingual Korean Resident Service Coordinator/Care Manager
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Post Date: Nov 19, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: 12/1/21
Salary: starting $19.25/hr DOE
Location: US - California - Los Angeles
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Description
Background:
For over 40 years, Little Tokyo Service Center (LTSC) has provided a safety net of social welfare and community development services to empower people and communities in need. LTSC provides culturally and linguistically appropriate services to the Japanese American community in the Southland, builds multi-family affordable housing projects to uplift low-income neighborhoods of color throughout Los Angeles, and promotes equitable development and cultural preservation in the Little Tokyo neighborhood.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin or disability.

Summary of Duties:
The Resident Service Coordinator/Care Manager primarily assists older adults to enhance the quality of their lives by coordinating services and support so they can maintain their independence and live at home. They also provide education, service coordination, integrated care management and other social services, particularly to those with limited English proficiency who need services in the Korean language. They must be able to work with seniors, families and caregivers in an empathetic and caring manner. They must be willing to problem-solve and learn, and work well independently and as part of a team. They must be able to work with a diverse staff and array of programs, as well as be flexible and take initiative when appropriate.

Responsibilities Include:
- Service Coordination for residents of an ethnically diverse subsidized senior housing building.
- Provide care management and other related services to help Korean American and Korean-speaking clients maintain healthy and independent living.
- Contribute to the day-to-day operations of the Social Services Department.

Skills
-        Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field, plus 2 years of social services experience;
-        Effective communication skills in English and Korean;
-        Demonstrated knowledge of community services in the area, mainly for elderly and minority populations;
Equivalent education or experience can be substituted for all minimum qualifications.


Notes
Benefits: Paid sick, vacation and holidays (including the week between Christmas and New Year's); Full health coverage for employee through designated health plans; Partial employer match for 403b retirement plan.