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JFS Care Navigator

Wilmington, Part-Time
Sussex, Part-Time

TWO POSITIONS: seeking applicants for Wilmington & Sussex

JFS is looking for a Care Navigator to join the new Care Navigation program, designed to support the needs of older adults who want to age safely and with dignity in their own homes or their community of choice. Care Navigators combine compassionate care with the expertise necessary to help older adults and/or their caregivers manage the growing and complex responsibilities of aging. Services are tailored to meet the individual needs of clients and provide peace of mind for them and their families.

Essential Responsibilities Include:

  • In-Home Assessment
    & Development of Individualized Care Plan
  • Care Management/Coordination
  • Wellness Monitoring
  • Patient/Medical Advocacy
  • Document Preparation (e.g. benefits applications)
  • Providing transportation may be required for medical appointment accompaniment

This position includes meeting people in their homes or at other community locations. The ideal candidate has strong engagement and interpersonal skills, and is comfortable making home visits and meeting with families/caregivers on an as-needed or on-call basis.

BSW, BSN, MSW and/or experience working with older adults and caregivers preferred. Driver’s license & clean driving record, proof of insurance, and car in good working condition required.

This is a part-time position. Hours must be flexible an may include weekends or evenings.

Email Karen Commeret at kcommeret@jfsdelaware.org with your resume & cover letter.

Team Coordinator / Administrative Support

Wilmington, Part- or Full-Time

 

JFS is looking for comprehensive administrative support. Specifically, someone who is ready to start their career with a growing organization that is innovative & mission-driven. JFS needs an individual who is ready to make an impact immediately; we want to work with someone who wants to be an active member of our team. This person can think critically & creatively, provide innovative solutions & ideas, and has an active interest in improving the quality of the services that JFS provides through their strong attention to detail and administrative acumen. We are looking for someone who can serve as the linchpin of support for all of our programs. The perfect candidate is organized, enjoys project management & program development, embraces our Jewish values, and is willing to work with all departments. We need someone who will step in where needed, lead our volunteer efforts, and has an interest in the Jewish community and the community at large.

No social service education or experience is required, but the right candidate must have a desire to help repair the world.

Email Basha Silverman at bsilverman@jfsdelaware.org with your interest, questions, and resume.

Jewish Family Services of Delaware provides counseling and support services that strengthen the individual, family, and community in Delaware and the Brandywine Valley.

MAIN OFFICE – WILMINGTON
(302) 478-9411
99 Passmore Road
Wilmington, DE 19803

THE RELATIONSHIP CENTER – NEWARK
(302) 478-9411
288 E. Main Street
Newark, DE 19711

SUSSEX OFFICE – LEWES
(302) 827-6040
20684 John J. Williams Highway, Suite 4
Lewes, DE 19958