Description Social Worker/Intake Coordinator Primary Location: United States-MD-MDSalisbury Function:Program Services Coordination/Case Management Organization:Hastings
Are you an experienced Licensed Social Worker looking for an exciting opportunity? MENTOR Maryland is looking for a dynamic Intake Worker whose role will be to build and maintain relationships with referring agencies in order to increase client referrals. Additionally, the intake worker is responsible for matching clients to be placed with appropriate foster parents. This is a great opportunity for a clinician who is also interested in marketing and business development. MENTOR Maryland is a fast paced environment and we are looking for someone who easily connects with people and will be able to establish key relationships with our foster parents and referral agencies.
The Mentor Network is seeking an Intake Coordinator to manage and accept referrals. This individual will initiate appropriate communication with clinical and operations teams based on the needs of referred clients/consumers to facilitate appropriate placement and/or services.
Bachelor's Degree in Social Work (Master's preferred)
Licensed Social Worker (LSWA, LGSW, LCSW)
Previous experience with foster care and/or the provision of mental health services with seriously emotionally disturbed (SED) clients preferred
Valid driver's license and reliable & insured transportation
Benefits of working with the Mentor Network as an Intake Coordinator include:
Healthcare Benefit Package
The Medically Fragile Treatment Foster Care program provides medically trained foster homes for children and teens with chronic health conditions, developmental delays/mental retardation, and/or physical disabilities. We are currently expanding our services to include youth with autism. Each two-parent foster home has a primary stay-at-home caregiver. This program strives for permanency where reunification is not possible: we have finalized over 130 adoptions by our foster parents since 2002.
Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 30 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.
Virtua, a multi-hospital healthcare system, is where talented, driven professionals come to deliver the highest quality patient care. When you join our team, you’ll play an integral role with a comprehensive healthcare system united by shared values and common goals. Whether at one of our hospitals, at a rehabilitation and long-term care center, or in the comfort of our patients’ homes, you’ll find a culture of compassion where excellence, teamwork & integrity are paramount