Geriatric Care Manager

AGENCY OVERVIEW:

JFCS is the oldest nonprofit in California and has been assisting residents of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin, and Sonoma Counties since it was founded in 1850. Through more than 40 high-quality, research-based social and educational programs, JFCS serves people of all faiths and backgrounds. With programs ranging from providing home care for seniors to sponsoring new parent workshops, from offering services for people with disabilities to providing therapy for children, from supporting victims of domestic abuse to delivering food to those in need, we are guided by the Jewish traditions of advancing human dignity for all, community responsibility, intergenerational ties, and repairing the world.

OUR CAREER OPPORTUNITY:

JOB TITLE: Geriatric Care Manager
REPORTS TO:  Program Director
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-time (0.80) with benefits
JOB LOCATION: Marin County

Under the supervision of the North Bay Regional Director, the Geriatric Care Manager works as part of an interdisciplinary team to provide home assessment and case management services to clients of the Multipurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP).

The Geriatric Care Manager understands and assists in meeting budget and services goals, understands the mission and objectives of Jewish Family and Children’s Services and works within the limitations of the Agency’s resources, and performs all duties in compliance with agency standards.

BENEFITS:

  • Be part of a financially stable nonprofit with a long and rich history
  • Be part of a large, multi-faceted organization serving 120,000 people with over 40 programs
  • Make positive differences in the lives of thousands of individuals and families we serve each year
  • 16 holidays total (Includes 10 federal holidays & up to 6 Jewish holidays each year)
  • Employer 403(b) retirement Match and Additional Employer Contribution (Subject to eligibility requirements)
  • 3 weeks’ vacation & 2 weeks’ sick time per year
  • Cafeteria Plan
  • Salary Range: $70,000 – $80,000 (salary range is prorated based on hours hired)

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

  • Provides in-depth assessment/reassessment services to functionally impaired seniors and their families, identifying functional limitations that limit independent living, in compliance with MSSP requirements and Agency standards for performance
  • Develops, implements, and monitors care plans for clients, implementing services and providing follow-up and monitoring as described in the care plan
  • Identifies and develops support systems for clients, consulting with other members of the interdisciplinary care management team
  • Understands and complies with all MSSP policies and regulations
  • Participates in JFCS and departmental meetings and trainings and represents Multipurpose Senior Services Program (MSSP) department in a professional demeanor
  • Maintains client privacy and confidentiality
  • Fosters a spirit of teamwork and unity among JFCS staff that allows for cultivating ideas, expeditious resolution of conflict, and the appreciation of diversity as well as cohesiveness, supportiveness, and working together to enable each employee and the department to succeed
  • Complies with the Jewish Family and Children’s Services Policy and Procedures Manual, as well as agency health and safety standards for clients, employees, and the facility
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the North Bay Regional Director

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in nursing, health, social work, gerontology, or other related field
  • Masters Degree in social work, psychology, counseling, rehabilitation, gerontology or sociology
  • Two years’ experience working with seniors or commensurate experience
  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Word & Outlook
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Belief in providing services through a partnership with the client
  • Desire to work in a social service setting

EXCITED TO APPLY?

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To be considered for this position, you must meet the requirements and competencies listed above. Application materials will be reviewed as they are received, and well-qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:

JFCS is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities, women, veterans, and disabled individuals. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees so classified.