Intake Worker

Duties & Responsibilities

Position Specific

·   Support and development of flexible and individualized program service guides.

·   Facilitates linkages to a broad offering community social services.

·   The supervised delivery and coordination of services to consumers include:

·   Individual group and family intervention.

·   Outreach case management and support.

·   Referral, advocacy for linkage to essential services.

·   Connection of consumer to social, spiritual and other community resources as expressed by consumers wishes and service plan. * Provides or arranges client transportation per program guidelines and with supervisory consultation.

·   Provides skills development training.

·   Organizes and supports recreational and/or socialization activities.

·   Develops and maintains consistent positive collateral and community relationships. Prepares documentation of work utilizing agency information systems consistent with agency/program expectations regarding timeliness and content for billing purposes and compliance.

·   Attends team, scheduled supervision sessions, in service training workshops and staff meetings according to agency and program schedules.

·   Responsible for knowing and following agency policies and procedures.

·   Abides by Agency/NASW Code of Ethics.

·   Meets or exceeds assigned productivity standards (should this be first?)

Position Requirements

·   Education/Experience

Bachelors in Social Work, Psychology, Behavioral Health, Counseling, Psychiatric Rehabilitation (can consider Criminal Justice for Jail Reentry). Bilingual preferred.

Program Specific

·   Accepts incoming phone calls and walk-in requests for agency services or other assistance

·   Completes Pre-Admission forms for all potential requests

·   Coordinates with program supervisors to distribute appropriate referrals to programs

·   Refers individuals to outside resources as appropriate

Qualifications and Skills

Bachelors in Social Work, Psychology, Behavioral Health, Counseling, Psychiatric Rehabilitation (can consider Criminal Justice for Jail Reentry). Bilingual preferred.

Please send resume in confidence to careers@jfsatlantic.org