CAREERS AT ALPERT JFS

Since 1974, Alpert Jewish Family Service, an accredited 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, has strengthened and enriched the lives of men, women and children of all ages. We do this through a continuum of focused programs addressing the well-being of children and families of all ages, the independence and well-being of older adults, and the optimal quality of life for individuals with special needs.

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CURRENT OPENINGS:

CARE MANAGER (SOCIAL WORKER/MSW)

Alpert JFS is currently looking for a Care Manager (Social Worker/MSW) to be a part of our Long Term Care Department.  Our Care Managers assist individuals and families in maintaining and/or improving their independence, level of functioning and quality of life by providing for and/or arranging for an array of social services.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Perform (in home) bio-psychosocial assessments including analysis of and independent judgment in the areas of physical functioning, psychological/emotional functioning, mental status, activities of daily living, instrumental activities of daily living, social functioning, nutrition, and environment
  • At one’s discretion, develop service plans based on assessment to meet client’s needs and to establish a working relationship
  • Independently refer for and coordinate needed services
  • Advocate to meet client’s needs; consult and collaborate with other professionals and service providers to assure comprehensive care
  • Counsel and support clients families and significant others to maximize their well-being
  • Monitor the ongoing needs of clients through telephone and face-to-face interaction in order to independently evaluate the treatment process
  • Document all activity & maintain case records to meet quality standards
  • Analyze and respond to emergencies/crises to maintain quality care

Qualifications

Candidate must be able to communicate well with professionals within and outside of the organization, as well as with potential members and their families. Time management and organization skills are essential in this fast-paced environment. A passion of working with the geriatric population must be evident in all interactions. MSW required; Three to five years’ experience with geriatric and special populations. Experience doing in-home assessments preferred. A valid Florida driver’s license and proof of insurance is required for this position.

 

 

DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT

Alpert Jewish Family Service is looking for a dynamic Development Assistant to join our team. The Development Assistant is responsible coordinating tasks within the Development department under the supervision of the Director of Development.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Send thank you letters for those who participated at the close of each function
  • Print acknowledgement letters, obtain signatures (when required) and mail to recipients timely
  • Manage department calendar of events and notify of upcoming deadlines
  • Assist with direct mail campaigns
  • Schedule and attend meetings when requested to take and disseminate minutes
  • Maintain paper and electronic filing system for development materials
  • Provide printing assistance of marketing materials to internal staff when requested/required
  • Manage RSVPs and attendance lists for events
  • Attend events for registration, set-up, break-down, etc. when needed (may be some evenings/weekends)
  • Assist in finding new community outreach opportunities
  • Provide administrative support to Development team members as needed
  • Process check requests/invoices/billing/pledges
  • Prepare records such as agenda, notices, minutes, and resolutions for corporate meetings.
  • Assist in the preparation and filing of corporate legal documents with government agencies to conform to statutes
  • Compose and prepare confidential correspondence, minutes, reports, and other complex documents
  • Prepare materials and sets up necessary appointments for the Board meetings, as well as other meetings, conferences as required by the CEO
  • Other Responsibilities

Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s degree or commensurate experience working in Development/Fundraising department in a similar capacity
  • Three to five years’ hands-on working experience as an administrative assistant; experience working in a fundraising/development/communications department preferred
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Publisher helpful but not required
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, social media platforms, databases, and aptitude for learning new software.
  • Detail oriented, strong attention to detail
  • Possess acute awareness in problem solving suggestions, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Understanding of how data is an integral part of the Development office and a passion for maintaining clean and accurate data
  • Excellent written, verbal, and analytical skills

 

 

LCSW / THERAPIST – Part Time

If you are passionate about clinical work and are interested in being a part of a community-based organization, explore the opportunity to join our dynamic team of licensed professionals. Alpert Jewish Family Services (AJFS) offers an opportunity to be a part of a team environment while offering flexibility and autonomy.

AJFS is seeking a part time licensed mental health clinician with experience in psychotherapy to provide direct service for Agency clients, including individuals, couples, groups and families. Experience working with children is required. MSW; valid license (LCSW) in State of Florida; ability to work afternoons and evenings also required.

 

 

PSYCHIATRIST – Part Time

Alpert Jewish Family Service is seeking a Part Time Psychiatrist, interested in making a positive contribution to their local community, to join our busy, interdisciplinary, community based mental health team with locations in West Palm Beach, Lake Worth and Palm Beach Gardens. If you are interested in the flexibility to create your own schedule, work with an expert team, and be a part of a true community practice, please submit your resume or call 561-238-0261.

 

 

DIRECT CARE

Levine Jewish Residential & Family Service (LJRFS) is currently looking for dependable Direct Care staff to work in our Apartment Program (Palm Beach Gardens) supporting adults with special needs.

Provide assistance with grooming, personal hygiene, socialization, meal preparation and other activities of daily living. Also includes transportation to and from doctor appointments and activities.

One-year experience, valid Florida Driver’s License/good driving record, high school diploma or GED required. Able to pass DOT physical and full background check. Flexible to work days, nights (may include some overnights), weekends and holidays.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Protected Veterans