If you have a passion for working with the older adult population, apply here! You will make a difference in someone's life by the work you do!
This is the entry level, trainee care manager position. Upon successful completion of the 6-month probationary period, employee will be promoted to an aging care manager 2 with salary increase. Aging Care Managers are trained to assess the needs of older adults, develop and implement care plans, provide advocacy, ongoing care management and protect consumers from abuse, neglect, exploitation and abandonment. Our goal is to improve the quality of life for older adults by providing them with and access to a range of community and home-based services. We are dedicated to empowering and advocating for the rights of older adults while supporting their family and other caregivers. This position may, at times, require flexible work location/environment.
Work Hours and Additional Information:
Work hours Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM with 30 minute lunch period.
Must be able to travel to areas that may or may not be accessible by public transportation. Mileage and Car Insurance Reimbursement.
Full Benefit Package which includes Medical, Prescription, Vision and Dental Coverage.
County Provided Life Insurance at no cost to Employee.
Generous Time Off Package.
More than one position may be filled from this vacancy announcement.
Hiring preference for this vacancy will be given to candidates who live within Lackawanna, county. If no eligible candidates who live within Lackawanna county apply for this position, candidates who reside in other counties may be considered.
Do not submit resumes, cover letters, and similar documents. These documents will not be reviewed and the information contained therein will not be considered for the purposes of determining your eligibility for the position or to determine your score. Information to support your eligibility for the position must be provided on the application (i.e., relevant, detailed experience/education).
This posting requires submission of a copy of your college transcript(s). Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. You may upload your document as an attachment during the application process. You must still complete the application and answer the supplemental questions. All documents MUST be uploaded prior to the submission of your application.
Must be able to perform essential job functions.
Under the Act, a conditional offer of employment will require submission and approval of satisfactory criminal history reports, including but not limited to, PA State Police and FBI clearance.
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The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.
Completing the application, including all supplemental questions, serves as your exam for this position. No additional exam is required at a test center (also referred to as a written exam).
Your score is based on the detailed information you provide on your application and in response to the supplemental questions.
Your score is valid for this specific posting only.
You must provide complete and accurate information or:
your score may be lower than deserved.
you may be disqualified.
You may only apply/test once for this posting.
Your results will be provided via email.
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