Overview: RUPCO is seeking a dedicated CARE MANAGER for its Senior Supportive Housing Services Program. This is a two-year pilot program designed to assist eligible Ulster County seniors in obtaining safe, healthy, supportive housing to meet their needs.
Responsibilities: Job responsibilities include implementation of programs, methods and procedures to provide care management services for seniors; design of comprehensive individualized service plans, interviewing, assessment of need, correspondence, file management, and travel to various housing sites as well as to trainings. The Care Manager may also be responsible to transport clients in their private vehicle to appointments. The Care Manager will provide support to seniors who are living independently with daily living skills, transportation, evidence-based disease prevention and health promotion services, education, socialization and recreation opportunities.
Requirements: Must have strong work ethic, computer literacy, excellent communication and organizational skills, ability to provide services to seniors with patience and compassion. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of Ulster County human service providers and organizations. Must have reliable car and valid drivers’ license. The ability to engage clients and collaborate with other staff, agencies, case managers and care providers is essential. Associates degree in human services or related field and demonstrated experience in case management required.
To Apply: Email cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Send cover letter and resume to:
289 Fair St.
Kingston NY 12401
Attn.: K. Leahy