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Social Services Supervisor (F/T)

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Bethesda Project | Philadelphia, PA
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Our Brothers’ Place is a low-demand overnight shelter and program for homeless persons. The Social Services Supervisor oversees shelter operations to ensure that the social services needs of guests are met in a coordinated and consistent manner. The Social Services Supervisor oversees social services at Our Brothers’ Place and is responsible for supervising the work of the Engagement Specialists and the Intake Specialist and is responsible for overseeing the department in cooperation with other program management. 

Reports to:  Director of Shelter Services


Job Responsibilities:  

Conduct group and individual supervision and supervise staff, including orientation, planning, organizing and directing work, conduct ongoing staff training, and provide referral assistance, as needed. Facilitate weekly team meetings, coordinate case review and monitor/audit case files for compliance. 

Complete and maintain staff schedule for the program and arrange for coverage as necessary.

Maintain a caseload of targeted guests.

Build referral relationships and maintain regular communications with outside service providers.

Provide primary responsibility for medication monitoring system, oversee completion of incident reports, manage guest administration in HMIS.


Skill/Educational Requirements:

Master of Social Work (or equivalent), required;

1-2 years previous supervisory experience required, in addition to demonstrated leadership qualities; team-oriented disposition;

Strong interpersonal and organizational communication skills;

Proficient use of Microsoft Office


Physical Requirements:

Requires repetitive movement of hands and fingers for typing and/or writing. Ability to communicate and exchange information. Frequent standing, sitting, walking and climbing stairs, occasional stooping, kneeling or crouching and lifting up to 35 lbs. Ability to reach with hands and arms and perform audio and visual assessments, as required. 

Our Brothers’ Place is a low-demand overnight shelter and program for homeless persons. The Social Services Supervisor oversees shelter operations to ensure that the social services needs of guests are met in a coordinated and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Master's Degree Required
  • Managerial

Benefits

Employer- Sponsored Benefits Plan, Paid Time-Off, 403(b) Plan and more!

Employer- Sponsored Benefits Plan, Paid Time-Off, 403(b) Plan and more!

How to Apply

Please apply and submit your resume and salary requirements (Word or PDF Format only) via our website: Click Here to Apply.

Applicants offered employment will undergo a Criminal History Report, reference and background checks and pre-employment testing (drug screen and/or physical examination).

We regret that we are unable to personally acknowledge receipt of employment inquiries due to the large number of submissions that we receive. No phone calls, please.

Thank you for your interest in Bethesda Project.

Bethesda Project is a non-profit human services provider that has been serving the Philadelphia community for 40 years. Bethesda Project is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to workplace diversity. We offer competitive salaries, benefits, and a 403(b) plan.


EEO/M/F/D/V

Please apply and submit your resume and salary requirements (Word or PDF Format only) via our website: Click Here to Apply.

Applicants offered employment will undergo a Criminal…

Location

Philadelphia, PA

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