Outreach Social Worker, Center in the Park

Posted by Center in the Park on June 30, 2014

In Home Support Program (IHSP) Outreach Social Worker

Center in the Park, a nationally accredited community senior center, is seeking a candidate with a BSW/related degree to provide social services for homebound older adults in Northwest Philadelphia. The IHSP’s goal is to help older adults remain safely in their own homes. The Outreach Social Worker works cooperatively with social services and center staff in planning and implementing outreach programs in the Northwest Philadelphia community with agencies including: other senior centers, Latino and Asian community sites and any other venues deemed appropriate; and, researches local culturally specific resources and maintains up to date resource information from local, state and national organizations. Additionally, the Outreach Social Worker maintains a caseload of In Home Support Program clients.

Social Workers are required to conduct home visits therefore a car and valid insurance is necessary. Position is Full Time.

Please fax or e-mail resume and cover letter to Courtney White, Social Services Supervisor at 215-848-0979 or cwhite@centerinthepark.org

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