Social Service Assistant

Employer: 
Our Lady of the Angels Maternity Shelter
Contact Name: 
JaLeta Tidmore
Email Address: 
olams@att.net
Phone Number: 
(254) 742-2340 Fax: (254)742-1050
Job Description: 

Job opening at Our Lady of the Angels Maternity Shelter in Temple for part-time Social Service Assistant. Work hours would be afternoons, 5 days a week, and the hourly wage is negotiable, depending on experience. Individual must be able to work independently and with residents on case management. If interested, send resume to Our Lady of the Angels Maternity Shelter, 613 South 9th Street, Temple, TX 76504, or email to olams@att.net

Duties: 

• Assess residents for admission criteria;
• Coordinate admissions, service plans, activities and progress of residents including updating the service plan as needed;
• Maintains necessary social service records on all applicants and residents of the shelter to include those required by Texas Pregnancy Care Network;
• Attend staff meetings at the discretion of the Administrator;
• Support all staff and volunteers;
• Coordinate professional consultation so as to assure that the services provided are consistent with agency; and professional standards;
• Develop and maintain rapport with various community organizations;
• Be oriented and maintain current information for Texas Pregnancy Care Network documentation including billing for services provided;
• Be available to contribute social service information for grant applications as needed.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

• Assess residents for admission criteria;
• Coordinate admissions, service plans, activities and progress of residents including updating the service plan as needed;
• Maintains necessary social service records on all applicants and residents of the shelter to include those required by Texas Pregnancy Care Network;
• Attend staff meetings at the discretion of the Administrator;
• Support all staff and volunteers;
• Coordinate professional consultation so as to assure that the services provided are consistent with agency and professional standards;
• Develop and maintain rapport with various community organizations;
• Be oriented and maintain current information for Texas Pregnancy Care Network documentation including billing for services provided;
• Be available to contribute social service information for grant applications as needed.

Minimum Qualifications: 

Bachelor's Degree and at least two years of experience in related human services field

How to Apply: 

Send resume to Our Lady of the Angels Maternity Shelter, 613 South 9th Street, Temple, Texas 76504; or email to olams@att.net