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Community Services Specialist

SeniorsPlus / Elder Independence of Maine | Lewiston, ME 04243

SeniorsPlus / Elder Independence of Maine

Community Services Specialist

Lewiston/Norway Offices

SeniorsPlus is the designated Agency on Aging for Androscoggin, Franklin and Oxford Counties, is looking for an Outreach Specialist, working 40 hours/week in our Lewiston and Norway office locations.  As a team member of the Community Services Department,  this position will provide support to consumers within Androscoggin, Oxford and Franklin Counties by providing information, advocacy, counseling and assistance to older adults and adults with disabilities and their families in identifying and accessing support services in the community; planning for long term support services; identifying programs and services to meet the needs of older adults, persons with disabilities, and caregivers; and would serve as a collaborative liaison with community health and human service organizations.  This position may will work in the Lewiston and Norway offices as needed.

Qualifications include:

LSW, LSX or the ability to become a conditionally licensed social worker; bachelor's degree within related field, 3 – 5 years’ experience in case management, professional social work, nursing, gerontology, health or other related human services preferred.   Ability to plan, organize, and coordinate multiple tasks. Excellent problem solving, time management, prioritization and organization skills. Effective assessment skills with the ability to successfully establish goal planning with consumers. Valid Driver’s License.  

Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest including salary requirement, and resume to jobs@seniorsplus.org or:

                                       

                                           Human Resources

                                           SeniorsPlus

                                           8 Falcon Road

                                           Lewiston, ME  04240

 

                                 Seniors Plus is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Posted On: 01/16/192019-01-16
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Healthcare, Non-profit, Social Services
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Full Time
Minimum Degree: Bachelor's Degree
Pay Type: Hourly Wage
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