Catholic Charities of Onondaga County

Elderly Services Neighborhood Advisor - $13.75/hour

Job Locations US-NY-Syracuse
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/1/2021 3:39 PM)
ID
2021-3656
# of Openings
1
Category
Elderly Services

Overview

Thrive and Change Lives

 

At Catholic Charities over 70% of our managers were promoted from within!

 

We believe that quality service begins with a passionate, motivated and hardworking workforce; a positive and caring work environment, and recognition for the challenging work our employees perform in service to others. For these reasons and many more Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is a great place to work!

 

Flexible Work Schedules

Remitted Tuition

Professional Development

Competitive Pay and Work Life Benefits

Professional Supervision and Coaching

Recognition and Appreciation Programs

Opportunities for Growth and Promotion

 

 

Responsibilities

The Neighborhood Advisor will provide information and referrals to senior citizens. Make presentations to community groups providing information on services available. Advocate for clients by providing referrals and coordinating services. Seek out homebound elderly and do home visits. Maintain guidelines established by the funding sources and Catholic Charities policies and procedures. Coordinate transportation services as needed for elderly clients.

Qualifications

Education and/or Experience Required at Entry: Associates degree in Human Services field preferred, H.S. Diploma/G.E.D. with three years relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience required. Experience working with the elderly and or senior citizens required

 

Licenses/Certificate/Clearances: Valid N.Y.S. Drivers License, N.Y.S. Registered and insured vehicle.

 

Working Conditions and Environment/Physical Demands: Mobility sufficient to drive to and participate in meetings at client’s homes and/or community facilities which may not meet Federal accessibility standards for disabled individuals.

 

Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is dedicated to caring for those in need while promoting human development, collaboration, the elimination of poverty and injustice; and helping people in need regardless of their religion, race, ethnicity, or nationality. We believe that all people have infinite value and are worthy of our respect and compassion. Above all, we are committed to creating hope and transforming lives.

 

Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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