Social Worker

Job Type

Full Time




31 East Armat Street
United States


Position Title: Social Worker

Reports to: Program Coordinator

Date: January 30, 2006 (revised)

Goal of Position: To ensure a high quality of service delivery in all aspects of client care through the coordination, supervision and development of staff’s case management and clinical skills.

Responsibilities and Essential Duties:

·       Oversee the development, implementation, documentation and evaluation of youth goal plans.

·       Ensure immediate and effective quality case management response to all client care needs.

·       Supervise all assigned staff, to ensure that the case management services provided to clients reflects agency principles.

·       Supervise program staff including all aspects of development and guidance (e.g. performance appraisals, disciplinary action, individual sessions, etc.).

·       Provide consistent, documented clinical supervision and support of all assigned staff.

·       Ensure compliance of agency policies and procedures and maintain the standard, which reflect our Mission and philosophy of care.

·       Participate in the facilitation and coordination of all team meetings, case reviews and transition meetings by ensuring staff participation and preparation.

·       Ensure responsible use of all resources and distribution of funds issued in accordance with agency philosophy, policies and practices.

·       Ensure the maintenance and accurate documentation of case files and program information.

·       Prepare reports when assigned including but not limited to psychosocial summaries, grant reports, monthly, quarterly and/or annual reports.

·       Develop and maintain relationships with outside agencies, organizations and committees concerning program and youth related issues.

·       Participate in the development of program resources for the population served.

·       Ensure a safe and healthy environment for staff and clients through the communication of program issues and concerns to the Program Coordinator of the CSC.

·       Exhibit professional behavior in all interactions with staff and youth.

·       All other duties assigned by the Coordinator of the CSC.

Knowledge and Skills: Masters degree in human service field; excellent organizational, clinical, leadership, and communication skills, deep commitment to the youth we serve, flexibility, strong ability to handle multiple tasks; knowledge of youth population issues, residential programming experience a plus, and valid Pennsylvania drivers license and insurable driving record.


Covenant House Pennsylvania is an employer of choice offering:




-Flexible Spending Accounts

-403b Plan

-Life Insurance

-Vacation/Sick/Personal time

-Tuition Reimbursement

Level of Language Proficiency


Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

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