Catholic Charities Employment

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT CATHOLIC CHARITIES

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.

Essential Functions Include:

  • Assist 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 and monitor progress of clients.
  • Supervise daily activities of the residents.

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma plus one year of relevant work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 15 hours of training in early childhood development
  • Experience with pregnant/parenting teenage girls, children and women preferred.
  • Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and insurable driving record.

This is a fulltime 37.5 hours per week position (including overnights and weekends).

The Diocese of Wilmington offers great benefits as follows:

  • Health Insurance and a Prescription Plan at no cost for individual plan coverage.
  • Dental Insurance Plan
  • 403 (b) with match
  • Generous paid time off policy.

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PART TIME ASSISTANT FOOD COORDINATOR FOR THE HOPE PROGRAM 

The Diocese of Wilmington/Catholic Charities seeks a Part Time Assistant Food Coordinator for the Hope Program, a food cooperative for qualified households and a food pantry in Kent and Sussex Counties.  This position assists the Income Management Coordinator with the food programs and is based at Casa San Francisco, an emergency shelter for adults, in Milton, Delaware.

Essential Functions include:

  • Provide assistance with the semi-monthly distribution of food to club members.
  • Support existing food clubs and assist in recruitment of new food club members.
  • Keep accurate records of orders and receipts.
  • Collect and deliver the payments to the Income Management Coordinator for recording and deposit in the bank.
  • Drive the food truck (Ford E350 box truck-no endorsement required does not have air brakes) to locations in Kent and Sussex counties.

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent and 6 months of experience in food service or food related industry. On the job training is necessary and provided.
  • Work a flexible schedule which includes variable hours and days of the week.
  • Ability keeping accurate records.
  • Light/heavy lifting and carrying of grocery items while loading and unloading foodstuff.
  • Ability to drive a box truck.
  • Valid driver’s license and insurable driving record.

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REGISTERED NURSE – MEDICAL CONSULTANT- FEE FOR SERVICE 

The Diocese of Wilmington Catholic Charities is seeking an individual to provide medical consultation for the clients (women, girls, infants and young children) in care at Bayard House, a residential maternity home for homeless, pregnant women and girls located in Wilmington, who are prescribed prescription medications or non-prescription for sickness (infections, viruses, colds, etc.) or chronic and/or acute illness, such as diabetes and asthma.  Clients on medications shall receive a minimum of one hour per month of medical consultation service each. 

Essential Functions Include: 

  • Develop an effective medication management program for Bayard House.
  • Review the administration of the client’s medication to ensure if problems with following the self-administration regulation and develop corrective action plans.
  • Examine the medication administration record (MAR) for compliance with the assistance with the self-administration of the clients.       Assess the overall general physical health of each client.
  • Guide Bayard House staff in the physical care of each client.
  • Evaluate and monitor the impact each client’s medication, are the desired effects occurring and are there any side-effects noted.
  • Make the staff aware of the expected outcomes and possible side-effects of the medication each client is prescribed.

Qualifications: 

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in Delaware.
  • Organized and detail oriented.
  • Possess excellent communication skills.
  • Apply good judgement, decision-making and critical thinking.
  • Valid driver’s license and insurable driving record. 

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

LICENSED MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELOR/THERAPIST – CLINICAL WORKER II 

The Diocese of Wilmington Catholic Charities Behavioral Health Services is seeking a full time, master’s level clinician, licensed to practice in Delaware and able to bill public and commercial insurances, to work in the Wilmington office. Bi-lingual preferred.  CADC or CCDP preferred.  This person will provide routine outpatient therapy for mental health and co-occurring disorders, case management, and support services to couples, groups, families and individuals, including children and adolescents.

Essential Functions Include:

  • Evaluates and assigns appropriate multi-axial DSM V classification.
  • Provides psychotherapy for a variety or multiple issues such as mental health disorders, addiction, disability, employment needs, school problems, trauma, as required.
  • Offers group therapy including recovery, co-dependency, parenting, anger management and domestic violence as needed.
  • Consults on community-based program cases. Provides coverage for an extended absence of a team clinician or vacancy.
  • Contributes in case review and other staff meetings for both routine outpatient and community-based programs.
  • Completes all reports and records as required in a timely manner.
  • Coordinates initial and ongoing contact with medical insurance and managed care companies. Continues communication and maintains relationships with network providers.
  • Conducts assessments and intake sessions, completes the write-up and presents the information at a staffing.
  • Generates effective referrals as necessary.
  • Offers community outreach, education and consultation as directed.
  • Presents workshops and training sessions for staff and others in the community.
  • Participates in continuing education.
  • Sustains a standard of 70% of available time in direct service (face-to-face) activity.
  • Shares in on-call 24-hour emergency services on rotation with other clinicians.
  • Serves on committees when assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in a Behavioral Health Care Discipline recognized for licensing by the State of Delaware.
  • Two years post master’s experience with mental health treatment.
  • License required.
  • Experience with children required.
  • Adherence to code of ethics associated with the certifications and licensure.
  • Maintain confidential/sensitive materials and information.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide a variety of therapeutic techniques used to address depression, anxiety, addiction, substance abuse, suicidal impulses, stress, trauma, low self-esteem, grief, job concerns and relationship problems.
  • Ability to work closely with psychiatrists, psychologist, social workers and school counselors.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Possess good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be flexible.

Work schedule is typically 35 hours per week including evening hours, core hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The Diocese of Wilmington offers great benefits as follows:

  • Health Insurance and a Prescription Plan at no cost for individual plan coverage.
  • Dental Insurance Plan.
  • 403 (b) with match.
  • Generous paid time off policy.

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