Aging Care Manager , Assessment Unit- Luzerne-wyoming County Area Agency On Aging

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Full Time, Permanent $40,693 Per year PA Pennsylvania Commonwealth, 131 N Duke St, York, PA 17401, United States Apply before 5/22/2024 11:59
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Overview

NOTE:   THIS IS A REPOSTING OF CS-2024-81101-L0635.  IF YOU APPLIED UNDER THE PREVIOUS POSTING WHICH WAS OPEN FROM APRIL 8, 2024 TO APRIL 21, 2024, YOU CANNOT SUBMIT A NEW APPLICATION.

Are you a compassionate, dedicated, and organized person who wants to utilize your experience and make a positive impact on the lives of older adults? If so, Luzerne County Area Agency on Aging has an immediate opening for an Aging Care Manager 2. This position gives you the opportunity to enhance the quality of life for all mature adults by encouraging independence, promoting healthy lifestyles, and ensuring safety and protection throughout their life journey.  Working with our dynamic team of professionals gives you the ability to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others while working in a collaborative and supportive environment!

 

DESCRIPTION OF WORK

In order to succeed in this position, you must possess exceptional interviewing and crisis intervention skills as you will be conducting field visits in order to determine a level of care decision for the consumer. Field visits include community cases where consumers are living in their homes and facility cases where consumers are living in long-term care settings. You must be able to prioritize your workday in order of importance, however, maintaining a flexible schedule is important as you may be called upon to respond to an emergency consumer situation. In this role, you will be required to maintain the knowledge of available community support services for the benefit of older adults and have a working relationship with consumers, outside agencies, the general public, and other staff members. You will have the opportunity to assist with walk-in consumers for completion of forms, complete required statistical reports and travel vouchers, as well as participate in conference calls, webinars, workshops, and mandatory trainings.

Work Schedule and Additional Information:

  • Full-time employment
  • Work hours are 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday - Friday, with a 30-minute lunch.
  • Salary: In some cases, the starting salary may be non-negotiable.
  • You will receive further communication regarding this position via email. Check your email, including spam/junk folders, for these notices.
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