The Salvation Army

  • Social Worker

    Job Locations US-PA-Easton
    Job ID
    2019-6277
    Category
    Social Services
    Compensation Min
    USD $11.00/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $11.00/Hr.
    Type
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview

    Position: Social Worker

    Location:  Easton, PA Corps; 1110 Northampton Street                                          

    Availability of Position: Immediate             

    Schedule: Part-Time; Monday-Friday, 9 AM – 2 PM                

    Reporting Relationship: Corps Officers      

    Salary and Grade: $11.00 per hour, 71 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, vacation time and sick time.
    • Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
    • Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans including Short Term Disability, AFLAC and Voluntary Term Life
    • Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!

    Position Overview: This position is responsible for social ministries at The Salvation Army of Easton.  Services performed by this position include assessing the basic needs of low-income individuals and families providing assistance in the form of food and clothing.  This position will conduct registration for camp seasonal programs.  This position will work in harmony with the Corps Commanding Officer to carry out The Salvation Army’s mission and ministry.

    Responsibilities

    * Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing. Bilingual in Spanish and English required.

    * A love and compassion for people who come in needing assistance.

    * Basic understanding of Microsoft Office applications

    * Provide monthly stats to Corps Officers.

    * Work with limited supervision to complete tasks in a timely and orderly fashion.

    * Willingness to work in a team-based atmosphere.

    * Sensitivity to issues related to poverty and the barriers faced by people with low incomes.

    The above list of job duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the candidate will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post.

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work
    • Must have a valid Driver License
    • Child Protection Clearances PA Act 153 requires that all prospective employees complete the following clearance and background checks prior to employment: PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record/Fingerprint Check.
    • Meets the Child Protection Clearances required by PA Act 153 to include PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record Check along with renewals every 5 years.
    • Must have an understanding of and appreciation for the Mission of The Salvation Army.

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

    Lt. Daniel Mino

    Fax: 610-258-5140

    Email: Daniel.Mino@USE.Salvationarmy.org

    Or go to http://careers-usesalvationarmy.icims.com         

              

    No phone calls please

     

    Released by the Divisional Human Resource Department on September 26, 2019

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    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. 1175_

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