Catholic Charities Employment

The following positions are currently open:

PROGRAM MANAGER OF THE EASTERN SHORE SOCIAL SERVICES 

The Diocese of Wilmington/Catholic Charities is seeking a Program Manager for the Eastern Shore Social Services located in Princess Anne, Maryland.  The position provides program leadership and oversight to various programs such as:  financial coaching and case management services, financial assistance for rent, mortgage, utility payments, behavioral health services, a food cooperative for qualified households, emergency food pantry, immigration services, information and referral services and a thrift store.  The primary responsibilities are: 

  •  Provide supervision and oversight management of the community center including the outreach components, staff and volunteers.
  • Establishes and maintains relationships with agencies and organizations in the community to promote Catholic Charities.
  •  Conducts staff meetings.
  •  Plans, monitors and evaluates reports, budgets and CQI.
  •  Maintains and ensures clients’ records and program records are accurate and current.
  • Manages the facility to make sure the building and safety systems are operational and maintained.
  • Communicates and collaborates with senior management and other programs of Catholic Charities.
  • Meets program goals and objectives set by the organization. 

Candidate must possess: 

  • A master’s degree in Health or Social Service.
  • At least 5 years management and supervisory experience in social services.
  • Cross cultural competency required.
  • Well organized and detail oriented.
  • Able to use analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Spanish speaking a plus.
  •  Valid driver’s license with an insurable driving record required. 

 For more information or to apply, see our posting on www.CareerBuilder.com.

SUSSEX SERVICES MANAGER 

The Diocese of Wilmington Catholic Charities is seeking an individual to provide overall management for human services in Sussex County including Casa San Francisco, a 12 bed facility that serves as an adult homeless shelter, an emergency food pantry, a brown bag food cooperative and provides emergency financial assistance located in Milton, Delaware and Catholic Charities Georgetown office in Delaware.  The primary responsibilities are: 

  •        Managing the staff, volunteers and clients at the 24-hour adult shelter.
  •        Develop and monitor annual program plan and budget. 
  •        Recruit, train and develop staff and volunteers.
  •        Maintain program, client and staff records, and ensure contractual obligations are met.   

Qualifications are: 

  •       Masters in Sociology, Psychology or Human Services preferred or BS in related field required. 
  •      Three to five years of direct supervisory experience in human services management and shelter/residential experience essential. 
  •       Ability to supervise; work with low income, diverse clients, knowledge of community resources and strong personal standards required. 
  •        Valid driver’s license with an insurable driving record a must.  

Work schedule is 37.5 hours per week.  Flexible hours required with supervision of overnight and weekend staff. 

The Diocese offers an excellent benefit package which includes health/dental insurance, 403 (b), LTD, FSA, voluntary group life, accident, cancer and hospital confinement insurance, vacation, sick/personal days and holidays.  Free parking.

For more information or to apply, see our posting on www.CareerBuilder.com.

PART-TIME BASIC NEEDS CASE MANAGER

The Diocese of Wilmington/Catholic Charities seeks 1 Part-time Basic Needs Case Manager (21 hours per week) to work at Seton Center/Community Center in Princess Anne, Maryland which provides multiple social service programs.   

Primary duties are: 

  • Provides direct service and case management to individuals requesting financial assistance
  • Make available financial self-sufficiency information, including providing referrals to other community resources.
  • Interviews clients, data enters, performs calculations and gathers required information.
  • Determines eligibility of clients and maintains client records.
  • Prepare financial vouchers and obtain approval.

Qualifications are:

  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Human Services or related fields with a minimum of 2 years of related experience.
  • Candidate should be proficient in Microsoft Office applications, possess good communication and organizational skills and must be flexible.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of computers and software.
  • Bilingual preferred.

For more information or to apply, see our posting on www.CareerBuilder.com .

FULLTIME DIRECT SERVICE SPECIALIST 

The Diocese of Wilmington/Catholic Charities is seeking a Fulltime Direct Service Specialist for Bayard House, a community based maternity home for teenage girls and women within the city of Wilmington.  

Responsibilities include: 

  • Assisting in providing and facilitating social services for clients.
  • Plan training and activities for individuals and the group in parenting skills
  • Provide support, structure, stability, transportation, monitor progress
  • Supervise daily activities of the residents.

Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and insurable driving record.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 15 hours of training in early childhood development
  • Experience with pregnant/parenting teenage girls, children and women preferred

This is a fulltime 37.5 hours per week position.

The Diocese offers an excellent benefit package which includes health/dental insurance, 403 (b), LTD, FSA, voluntary group life, accident, cancer and hospital confinement insurance, vacation, sick/personal days and holidays.  Free parking.  For more information or to apply, see our posting on www.CareerBuilder.com .

PART-TIME GENERAL MAINTENANCE 

The Diocese of Wilmington/Catholic Charities is seeking a part-time General Maintenance worker to maintain the buildings, grounds and vehicles in Kent and Sussex Counties in Delaware and Somerset County, Maryland.  Catholic Charities directs and coordinates the charitable and social services programs of the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington.  Flexible work schedule of 21 hours per week.  The primary responsibilities are: 

  • Maintain and repair machines, mechanical equipment, buildings and grounds.
  • General cleaning and upkeep of buildings and properties
  • Inspect and diagnose problems and decide the best way to correct them.
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance.
  • Assemble and set up machinery or equipment.
  • Recognize when a job is above their skill level requiring the expertise of a licensed tradesperson and meet with them to obtain estimates for repairs/costs.
  • Order supplies or purchase supplies from distributors/stores.
  • Ability and knowledge to operate common hand and power tools to repair equipment and parts of buildings.
  • Keep detailed maintenance records and provide reports as required.

Physical requirements include stand for long periods, lift and carry heavy objects, climb, reach, work indoors and outdoors and be on call for emergency repairs.

Candidates must possess:

  • A high school diploma, or equivalent; or trade school graduate with knowledge of preventative building, vehicle and grounds maintenance.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in building and mechanical maintenance and repair, which shall have included 1-2 years experience in repairs to heating, ventilation or other mechanical building equipment and systems.
  • Knowledge of repairing structures, operating light equipment, carpentry, painting an understanding of electrical systems and the ability to economize.
  • Dependable, trustworthy, hard-working and able to follow directions well.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills.  Ability to stay on schedule with good organizational and time management skills.
  • Valid driver’s license with an insurable driving record required.

For more information or to apply, see our posting on www.CareerBuilder.com .

FULLTIME SECRETARY I/RECEPTIONIST 

The Diocese of Wilmington Catholic Charities’ is seeking a Secretary I/Receptionist to work in the Georgetown office of Catholic Charities.  Catholic Charities directs and coordinates the charitable and social service programs of the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington throughout Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland. 

Primary duties are:

  • Reception
  • Answering phones
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Data entry and retrieval
  • Preparing correspondence such as letters, memos, notices and reports
  • Ordering office supplies
  • E-mail, mail and filing
  • Assists with preparation of insurance billing
  • Prepares vouchers for payment and processes bank deposits.

Qualifications are:

  • Associates degree or certification in secretarial/business school plus one to three years of experience (preferred) or equivalent combination of experience and education.
  • Demonstrated knowledge/use of a variety of software programs such as Microsoft Word, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel including spreadsheet creation, database usage and composing original correspondence, reports, etc.
  • Office practices such as: filing, proofreading, formatting, basic bookkeeping and fiscal management
  • Proper English usage, spelling, vocabulary and grammar skills required.  Competence in use of office equipment such as computers, fax, copiers, scanners, video conferencing and multi-line telephone systems a must
  • Excellent customer service, positive presentation
  • Exceptional communication skills and responsible decision-making required.

Work schedule is generally 35 hours per week, Monday through Friday.

The Diocese offers an excellent benefit package which includes health/dental insurance, 403 (b), LTD, FSA, voluntary group life, accident, cancer and hospital confinement insurance, vacation, sick/personal days and holidays.  Free parking.  For more information or to apply, see our posting or apply at [email protected]  Visit our website at www.cdow.org

FEE FOR SERVICE CLINICAL WORKER II 

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Wilmington’s Behavioral Health Services Program is seeking a Fee for Service Clinical Worker II.  Must be licensed (MD/DE) and hold a Master’s degree to provide mental health counseling, psychotherapy and related services to individuals and families.  Spanish speaking and mental health treatment experience required. To apply go to [email protected]  Visit our website at www.cdow.org  

PART-TIME SHELTER STAFF 

Diocese of Wilmington/Catholic Charities seeks Part-time Shelter Staff (up to 19 hours a week) at Casa San Francisco located in Milton, Delaware. The normal work schedule of 3 days of 6 hour shifts that varies – Monday, Tuesday 4p.m.-10 p.m., and Saturday 8 a.m.-2p.m. or Wednesday, Thursday 4 p.m.-10 p.m., Saturday 6 a.m.-Noon.  Flexibility is critical. Ability to provide evening, weekend and holiday coverage. Skills that are preferred – social service experience, flexibility with overnight availability, able to cook and have experience with mental health, substance abuse and re-entry.  Responsibilities include; oversight of shelter residents, maintenance of building security, meal preparation, kitchen oversight, assurance of building cleanliness and handling shelter telephone calls. High School Diploma or equivalent. One year experience, including shelter/homeless experience or its equivalent is preferred.  Communication skills, ability to problem solve, handle emergencies, and ability to supervise and interact well with a diverse client population.  EOE.  To apply see our posting on www.CareerBuilder.com