Associate Care Manager
- Older Adults Division - Your Elder Experts
- Boston, MA, USA
- Full Time
- We regret that we cannot take phone calls regarding this position. JF&CS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Do you want to gain valuable work and life experience, while making a difference in the lives of older adults?
Do you have experience supporting others with living independently, and helping them gain meaningful relationships with their community?
Are you someone who has the patience to persevere, even when things get difficult?
Then JF&CS invites you to apply to be an Associate Care Manager in our Your Elder Experts program.
The Associate Care Manager works under the supervision of or in conjunction with a Your Elder Experts (YEE) Care Manager to provide direct services to older adults in the Greater Boston Area. Associate Care Managers provide direct and collateral (indirect) care for YEE clients, under the supervision of or in conjunction with a Care Manager. You will actively engage in learning about all resources for older adults in the Boston Area. You will shadow care managers to gain greater understanding and working knowledge of the most important issues confronting our clients and their families.
Weekly and as needed supervision by director of Your Elder Experts/Care Manager Supervisor.
Specific duties and Responsibilities:
Under the supervision of a Care Manager:
- Take clients to appointments, on errands, and other places as needed
- Work with clients around their concrete needs
- Provide on-going connection with clients
- Facilitate complete communication paths between care manager, family and professionals involved
- Document efforts and time in electronic records
Requirements for Success:
An Associate Care Manager must be a dependable person with good common sense who feels comfortable working with older adults/people with chronic medical and or mental health issues in many settings including; their homes, doctors' offices, nursing homes and out in the community. Experience working with older adults is a plus. Candidate must have use of a car and a clear driving record.
JF&CS is an equal opportunity employer who serves and employs people of all cultures and faith traditions and highly values diversity, equity and inclusion. Employment opportunities are available to all without regard for race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability.