Social Worker

Social Worker

Hiring Organization Information

Organization Name: 
Gen Pride
City: 
Seattle
State: 
WA
Country: 
USA

Position Information

Employment Type: 
Part time
Experience Level: 
Professional
Salary Range: 
$30/hour
Job Category: 
Human Services
Organizational Overview: 

GenPRIDE (Generations Aging with Pride) empowers older LGBTQ+ adults to live with pride and dignity by promoting, connecting and developing innovative programs and services that enhance belonging and support, eliminate discrimination, and honor the lives of older members of our community.

 

 

Role Responsibilities: 

GenPRIDE (Generations Aging with Pride) is seeking an experienced Social Worker to become a part of our team! Be a part of GenPRIDE’S growing program to provide specialized services for LGBTQ seniors. The ideal candidate will have experience in senior resources in Seattle/King County and have an affinity for the LGBTQ midlife and older community. Those with direct experience in a senior center or similar environment are encouraged to apply.  

This position will provide information, assistance, referrals, outreach, as well as problem-solve, case-manage, facilitate support groups, and assist with housing needs, food insecurity, etc.  

Candidate Qualifications: 

Minimum Requirements: 

  • Master's degree in social work and current licensure in the State of WA required 

  • Two years minimum post graduate professional experience as a social worker in human services field

  • Knowledge of senior services available in King County 

  • Demonstrable facilitation skills for caregiver support group and similar groups 

  • Experience entering/maintaining data in Salesforce or similar CRM database preferred 

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365 

 

Desired Qualifications: 

  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently 

  • Ability to work effectively with individuals of diverse backgrounds, including people of color and other culturally diverse populations 

  • Knowledge of unique challenges faced by LGBTQ older adults 

Note: All employees are subject to periodic Washington State Patrol Criminal History Background Checks and must complete a Criminal History Self-Disclosure Form.

 

AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, other national service alumni, people of color, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

 

GenPRIDE is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

How to Apply

Application Contact: 
info@genprideseattle.org
Application Deadline: 
10/31/2020
Application Instructions: 
Please respond to info@genprideseattle.org with a cover letter and resume. Position will be open until filled.