The Salvation Army

  • Bridge Case Worker

    Job Locations US-DE-Wilmington
    Job ID
    Social Services
    with benefits
    Compensation Min
    USD $12.00/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $12.00/Hr.
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview

    Position: Bridge Case Worker- New Castle County/Kent/Sussex Counties

    Department:  Bridge Program, Delaware State Office                

    Reports to:   Social Services Director

    Availability:  September 1, 2018 (4 positions available)                          

    Schedule:  Full time – Generally 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

    Salary and Grade: $12.00 per hour; 73 Non-Exempt


    The Salvation Army is hiring and offers truly excellent benefit package to eligible employees including:

    • Generous paid time off every year that includes: holidays, up to 3 personal days, vacation time and sick time.
    • Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
    • Comprehensive health care coverage with low cost employee premiums, co-pays and deductibles
    • Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans including Short Term Disability, AFLAC and Voluntary Term Life
    • Flexible Spending Accounts
    • Remitted Tuition Program
    • Eligibility for the Federal Government’s Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program
    • Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!


    Job Summary:

    The Bridge Case Worker will be responsible for assisting participants that have barriers to employment by providing case management services to individuals enrolled in the State of Delaware’s TANF program or Wonder program as part of the welfare to work employment and training initiative.  The ideal candidate will work together with the participants and other E & T vendors to provide comprehensive case management services to alleviate barriers to self-sufficiency by assessing the participants strengths as well as barriers in the following areas: living environment, risk of homeless ness, substance use severity, mental and physical health, history of victimization and access to treatment services.


    • Identify barriers and set goals to address barriers.
    • Arrange, coordinate and link clients to current resources.
    • Establish a nurturing, trusting and caring environment
    • Monitor program participation to ensure clients are on track to achieve goals.
    • Complete Wonder clinical case reviews.
    • Provide case management services.
    • Must have an understanding of and appreciation for the Mission of The Salvation Army.
    • Adhere to all policies and procedures.


    • Associates degree preferred in clinical or counseling psychology, social work, or human services field or 2 years comparable work experience.
    • Desire and commitment to support high risk, emotionally, mentally or physically challenged persons in their goal of becoming self sufficient.
    • Bi-lingual a plus.
    • Experience working with people of diverse socio-economic groups and cultures.
    • Strong relationships with local social service and community agencies.
    • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently and apply priorities appropriately.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
    • You must be able to obtain clearances required by the Joseph R. Biden III and the Child Protection Act. 


    Contact:  Please send, fax or email your resume along with a cover letter including salary requirements to:

    Human Resources, The Salvation Army, P.O. Box 308, Wilmington, DE  19899; Fax:  302-225-8350            

    Or if you may be interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter online.

    Current Salvation Army Employees can apply online at  Prospective employees can apply online at              


    No Phone Calls Please.


    Released by the Divisional Human Resource Department on July 31, 2018



    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


    The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement

    The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.

    Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.

    Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


    Requisition No. 836


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