Social Worker – Carlisle Council on Aging
The town of Carlisle is seeking qualified applicants for the part-time position of Council on Aging Social Worker. Master’s degree in social work, gerontology, human services or related field and prior experience working with seniors required. Excellent interpersonal, problem-solving and time management skills essential. Knowledge of social and emotional issues related to aging, as well as familiarity with federal, state and local services and resources available to seniors required.
The Social Worker will provide home visits, hold office hours and conduct outreach to assist seniors and family members to assess needs, access services and identify resources in areas such as housing, health care, home care, nutrition, financial and legal assistance. They will also assist with applications for fuel assistance, rental assistance and SNAP, and provide crisis counseling, case management, service coordination and referrals for Carlisle’s seniors. Additionally, the social worker will work in close collaboration with other Council on Aging staff.
LICSW supervision is provided.
This is a non-benefitted, 19.5 hour per week position with salary range starting at $28.14/hour. To apply for this position please email your resume and cover letter to the Town Administrator at townhall@carlislema.gov.