Social Services Case Manager – York

York, PA


Full-Time, Monday - Friday, 8:00AM - 4:00PM

  • VisionCorps’ has an exciting opening for a social services case manager in the York/Adams County area. This position offers you the unique and rewarding opportunity to empower people in your community who are vision impaired or blind to achieve a greater level of independence and quality of life. In addition to working one on one with the client in the home environment, the case manager facilitates support groups, provides community outreach, and collaborates with other members of VisionCorps’ rehabilitation services team.

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Manages referrals and provides direct case management for TSS and low vision services clients
    • Facilitates new client intakes and initiates appropriate referrals within and outside of VisionCorps
    • Fulfills the Training and Support Services (TSS) duties as defined in the grant through the Pennsylvania Association for the Blind including, but not limited to: transportation/escort, life skills, and support services to eligible clients
    • Plans/facilitates client groups as assigned
    • Maintains appropriate documentation of all client contact in CRM including TSS records relating to eligibility, services plans, progress and change in status
    • Provides public education on VisionCorps services & low vision/blindness issues
    • Stays informed on advances in the field of vision loss and related treatments, rehabilitation services, mental health and technology through reading, seminars, and other educational avenues
    • Manages volunteers and support staff as appropriate/assigned
    • Builds and maintains collaborative relationships with local and regional organizations for the benefits of clients, VisionCorps, and the surrounding community
    • Works as a team with other VisionCorps staff and volunteers.
    • Other duties, supervisory responsibilities, or special projects assigned by the VP of Rehabilitation and Education or Director of Rehabilitation

    Position Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Human Services, Social Work or related field preferred
    • Two years’ experience in human service field with elderly and/or individuals with disabilities preferred
    • Experience in the areas of mental health and/or crisis intervention
    • CPR and First Aid Certifications (or ability to obtain)
    • Clear criminal record check and child abuse clearance from the state of PA
    • Valid PA driver’s license and ability to pass a Motor Vehicle Record check
    • Access to personal vehicle for travel (as needed)
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

    Physical Demands:

    • Must be able to carry, lift, and push equipment up to 20lbs.
    • Must be able to spend considerate amount of time stooping, kneeling, and crouching.
    • Fine motor skills – use hands to finger, handle or feel
    • Visual acuity – close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
    • Must be able to travel safely and independently
    • Must be able to verbally communicate and hear
    • Must be able to sit at desk for periods of time
    • Must be able to sit in vehicle for periods of time

    We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes paid time off, holidays, health, dental, and life insurance and more. For consideration, please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements by APPLYING ONLINE

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        • We appreciate your interest in VisionCorps. As part of our normal procedures for processing an application, an investigative consumer report as defined in Public Law 91-508 may be made. This inquiry typically concerns information on an applicant's character, general reputation and personal characteristics. Information on the nature and scope of such inquire if one is made, it will available to you upon written request.

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          I hereby certify that the foregoing statements are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief, and hereby grant VisionCorps permission to verify such answers by conducting investigative consumer report on me or by whatever other means it deems necessary. I hereby release VisionCorps and its agents from any and all background, character, or qualifications for employment.

          I also understand that any false statement on this application may be considered as a sufficient reason for rejecting application or, in the event the falsification is discovered subsequent to my employment, for my dismissal.

          I further understand that nothing contained in this application or in the granting of an interview creates a contract between VisionCorps and me for either employment or for the providing of any benefits. No promise regarding employment has been made to me and I understand that no such promise or guarantee is binding upon VisionCorps unless made in writing and executed by its President and me.

          Finally, I acknowledge that, if an employment relationship is established, no consideration has been furnished to VisionCorps for my employment other than my services, and I understand I have a right to terminate my employment at any time, and VisionCorps has the same right. If my application for employment is considered favorably, I agree by and comply with the rules of VisionCorps.

      Please note:

      All VisionCorps employees are employed at-will.

      VisionCorps is an Affirmative Action Plan employer.

      VisionCorps is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace.

      All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected status.

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