Permian Basin SAS Case Worker
Company: International Rescue Committee
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Requisition ID: req14254 Job Title: Permian Basin SAS Case
Worker Sector: Economic Recovery & Livelihood Employment Category:
Regular Employment Type: Full-Time Open to Expatriates: No
Location: Abilene, TX USA Job Description Job Overview/Summary:The
Permian Basin SAS Case Worker works with unanticipated arrivals to
the Permian Basin area to provide social adjustment assistance.
This position works close together with Abilene based staff to
ensure shared clients receive basic support. The position works
from home, with open hours at a partner location in both Midland
and Odessa, or alternatively out of the Abilene office.
Responsibilities Responsibilities may include, but are not limited
to: Provide intake, needs assessment, and enrollment services for
clients referred to social adjustment services Develop
comprehensive service plans in collaboration with clients Develop
working partnerships for social service providers located in
Midland and Odessa, and ensure referral processes for clients are
in place Assist clients with public benefits applications,
including SNAP, Medicaid, WIC, and TANF Connect clients with
medical providers as appropriate Ensure case files and reports are
maintained in accordance with grant requirements.
Other duties as requested Qualifications Education:Bachelors degree
in social work or related field of study preferred. Work
Experience: Relevant professional experience in social service
setting, including public benefits and US social services system;
minimum of 2 years experience strongly preferred.
Experience working with refugee and/or immigrant populations
strongly preferred. Demonstrated Skills & Competencies: Strong
relationship building, diplomacy, and networking skills; ability to
effectively build internal and external relationships.
Demonstrated success working and communicating effectively in a
Self-starter with excellent problem-solving skills combined with
the proven ability to multi-task, prioritize duties, and manage
Attention to detail and accuracy in work product.
Fluent in English, both spoken and written; proficiency in Spanish
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook);
ability to use the internet and other digital tools for data entry,
research and problem-solving purposes.
Valid drivers license and access to a personal, insured vehicle.
Working Environment: A combination of standard office environment,
remote work, and field time within the service delivery area to
perform the above outlined responsibilities.
May require occasional weekend and/or evening work. We are an equal
opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not
discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national
origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age,
marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will
ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable
accommodation to participate in the job application or interview
process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other
benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request
Keywords: International Rescue Committee, Abilene , Permian Basin SAS Case Worker, Other , Abilene, Texas
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