Director of Social Services

About this Position

The Center is looking for a Director of Social Services to develop, coordinate, and implement programs that help cultivate the emotional, spiritual intellectual, and physical well-being of the Center’s members and non-members .Social Services offers seminars, groups, special events and programs, confidential short-term counseling, information, and referral for in-depth services as needed.
Candidate must be a Licensed Master Social Worker.

 

Responsibilities

Coordinate, implement, and manage ongoing programs; identify and oversee facilitators/presenters. Programs include:

o   Brain Works for People with Early to Mid-Stage Dementia (twice weekly) – Involves doing initial intakes, meeting with families, supervising facilitators, providing attendance records for billing

o   Creative Café (meets from time to time with additional programming for people with dementia)

o   Resilience/Caregivers Support Group (2x/month)

o   Educational Seminars for Caregivers

o   Health & Wellness Educational Seminars, Special Events and Screenings (such as cardiovascular, vision, hearing)

o   Men’s Club (weekly)

o   New Beginnings Social Club for Widows (1 evening/month)

o   Garden Program (for Adult Garden Club and summer camp children)

• Work closely/supervise Coordinator of Adults at Leisure in development of programs for older adults

• Work with the Center’s departments to develop appropriate programs (such as programs on abuse prevention, bullying) or community-wide events such as E-Waste Recycling Day

• Write grant proposals and evaluation reports relevant to social services programming

• Manage departmental budget

• Develop PR materials in conjunction with Center’s designer for flyers and Instagram

• Supervise CDL Bus Driver & Transportation program

• Record-keeping for DFTA compliance

• Assess community needs for program development

• Collaborate with neighborhood agencies

 

Apply by emailing your resume to [email protected]