Genesis Harbor of Opportunities Promoting Excellence Community Social Worker Detroit, MI · Full time

Are you looking for a career development opportunity? Do you enjoy helping others live a more prosperous life? Would you like to help build a healthier community, while helping families make healthier lifestyle choices? If you are a team player that also works well independently, our ideal candidate will have education and experience in the area of community health (e.g. social work, health sciences, community development, or leadership); and experience managing people, plans and programs. If this sounds like you, then the Community Social Worker role at GenesisHOPE may be an ideal match.

Description

The Community Social Worker (CSW) utilizes the WeCARE Help Desk to coordinate services and case management for client-centered holistic care. The Community Social Worker advocates on behalf of individuals and the community; and is the mediator/liaison for individuals, communities, and health and social service systems. The CSW works in partnerships to mitigate the health impacts of structural inequalities, facilitating resources and community connections through compassionate and supportive services. 


The Community Social Worker conducts outreach and provides coaching and direct services to build individual capacity. This position is responsible for implementing assessments and participating in evaluations and research. The Community Social Worker’s knowledge of community programs and resources is instrumental in developing well-targeted, effective, and culturally appropriate social care programs.


https://www.genesishope.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/Community-Social-Worker-Position-Description.pdf

Salary

$43,680 - $52,000 per year