PLOWS Council on Aging, a well-respected, not for profit, community agency in southwest suburban Cook County is seeking to fill two full time care coordinator positions.
Duties include but are not limited to the assessment and coordination of services to the elderly population both in the community and in the hospital/nursing home setting, as well as, hospital prescreen services to persons aged 60 years and older and persons with disabilities to assure the appropriateness of referrals for SNF placement and to provide these same persons with information about their choices for community based services.
A cell phone and car are necessary for both positions.
Candidates with a BSW, MSW or comparable degree will be considered.
CCC Certification with the Illinois Department on Aging a plus.
PLOWS Council on Aging is a non-profit social service organization serving individuals 60 years of age and older in Palos, Lemont, Orland and Worth Townships. In the four townships there are twenty municipalities and 70,000 persons over the ago of 60. PLOWS Council on Aging places special emphasis on helping maintain people in their homes and provides a number of services with that objective in mi...nd. Our staff strive to assist older adults and their families with whatever concern may be paramount to them.