Description

Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Full Time

Pay Range: $17.00-18.00/hr DOE
Organization's Mission: Catholic Community Services of Utah provides help and creates hope for thousands of people of all beliefs who are most in need in our community through Migration and Refugee Services and Basic Needs Programs.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: DISCLAIMER STATEMENT: This job description lists typical examples of work and is not intended to include every job duty and responsibility specific to a position. The employer reserves the right to change or assign other duties to this position.

CCS is an equal opportunity employer.

Position closes: Open until filled

Requisition #: 21.11.10
Position Summary: Assist Health Services staff with care coordination, scheduling, medical interpretation, health advocacy for clients, and transportation. This position will typically spend at least 50% of working time in the office and up to 50% directly with clients and community partners, particularly health services providers. Assist other programs as required with interpretation, including Job Development, Case Management, Youth Services, and Refugee Foster Care.
Primary Responsibilities: Responsibilities include:

Work closely with the Health Screening Coordinator to ensure successful completion of PPD skin tests, follow-up blood and lab work, and chest x-rays.

Provide interpretation, transportation, and related assistance for refugee clients with Health Screening appointments, follow-up primary and specialized care appointments, including dental and mental health appointments.

Assist with tracking client immunizations and in transportation and follow up with immunization schedules.

Assist the Mental Health Coordinator with coordinating and scheduling mental health appointments, assessments, and education for all eligible clients.

Assist with coordinating ongoing medical care for clients.

Coordinate with multiple calendars and stakeholders to avoid scheduling conflicts and no-shows at appointments.

Complete all necessary documentation for appointments and services provided including billing forms, case noting, and vehicle reporting

Attend regularly scheduled staff meetings.

Perform other duties as assigned.



Work Environment – inside/outside, office, warehouse, noise, temperature, etc.

Work will be performed primarily inside and will occur in the office and other locations as needed.

Work includes transporting clients to and from appointments in the community using agency vehicles and public transportation.



Physical Demands including bending, sitting, lifting and driving

Work requires the ability to sit and stand for long periods of time, to walk moderate distances, and to drive.
Desired Qualifications: Skills, knowledge and abilities:

Bilingual Dari or Pashto speaker preferred

Works well with others and independently in safe and appropriate manner

Demonstrates both problem solving and problem prevention skills

Able to be sensitive to the needs of clients, clients’ families, visitors, co-workers, volunteers, and other persons with whom the employee may interact

Consistently performs work assignments in a time-efficient manner

Proficiency in English oral and written communication

Must maintain confidentiality regarding clients

Proficiency in computer skills to maintain case files, complete documentation, scheduling and Outlook and Microsoft Office 365

Personal qualities of openness and respect for co-workers and clients, compassion, graciousness in helping clients to assess and to face their situations and to accept assistance



Education, training and or experience:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution or equivalent experience

Familiar with and supportive of the mission of Catholic Community Services of Utah and the vision of the Catholic Church articulated by the diocesan bishop

Experience with multi-cultural and refugee community





Background Screen/BCI requirement

Must be able to pass BCI/FBI background check



Licenses, certifications and credentials

Current Utah driver’s license, proof of auto insurance with minimum policy liability limits of $50,000 per person and $100,000 per occurrence, 21 years of age or older, a clean driving record, and ability to meet CCS vehicle safety requirements.



Position status and expected schedule

This position is full-time (40 hours per week) and non-exempt.

Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
Benefits / Why Work With Us: CCS offers an outstanding benefits package including group health and dental insurance for employees working 30+ hours per week, 401a and 403b retirement plans, life insurance, and a generous PTO/holiday schedule.
How to Apply: To apply: Please go to the company website: ccsutah.org and apply under the employment tab.
Closing Date: Open until filled.
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, 84116

Information

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Contact: Cynthia Mecklenburg
Email: cynthiamecklenburg@ccsutah.org
Phone: 801-428-1325