Caseworker

Classification: 
Full-time
Company: 
The Salvation Army,
736 W Main St,
Lexington,
Kentucky
40508
Contact Person: 
Katherine Music
Contact E-mail Address: 
katherine.music@use.salvationarmy.org
Contact Phone Number: 
(859) 2527706
Description/Responsibilities: 
Job Focus: This person is to admit and work closely with the families and single women in Hanger Lodge, individually and in group work. To plan and implement (in conjunction with the Casework Supervisor) programs in the Lodge which would benefit the residents. To work closely with the Director of Residential Services and other Lodge staff to promote positive conditions which are favorable to the residents’ well being and progress. Full-time: 37.5 hours per week; 2 evenings a week Benefits:  Changing the lives of homeless women and families  Health, Vision, Dental, Hearing, Life, & Disability Benefits  Accrued Vacation and Sick Time & Paid Holidays
Requirements/Qualifications: 
Job Requirements: An understanding of and passion for The Salvation Army’s mission. Able to work in a fast paced environment. Sterling interpersonal skills. Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field required. One or more years of social work experience with homeless population preferred. Previous experience with inmate/parolee population preferred. Must be able to report to the Corps within 15 minutes due to on-call coverage needs
Application Instructions: 
Interested candidates should send resume including 2 personal and 2 professional references to Katherine Music at katherine.music@use.salvationarmy.org or apply in person at The Salvation Army 736 W. Main Street Lexington, KY 40508.