Del Oro Caregiver Resource Center is a non-profit agency dedicated to helping family caregivers improve their overall well-being throughout the caregiving process. We are seeking a well-organized professional for the position of Family Consultant.
The Family Consultant provides direct and indirect social services to family caregivers of physically and cognitively impaired adults through Intake, Assessment, Information & Referral, Family Consultation, Care Management, Counseling, Support Groups, and Education Classes.
Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Gerontology, or related field. A Master’s degree or Licensed Therapist (or Associate) preferred.
At least one year experience in social service working with seniors, disabled, healthcare or mental health.
Thorough understanding of the needs of family caregivers and long-term-care issues
Extensive knowledge of community resources, especially those for family caregivers
Ability to communicate effectively in both written and oral form
Bilingual in English/Spanish is preferred
Willingness to travel within our 13-County area with reliable transportation
Ability to work independently on concurrent multiple assignments
Willingness to work as part of a team
Commitment to the Del Oro Caregiver Resource Center’s mission
Additional Salary Information: Based on experience and level of education/licensure