Requisition Number: PA094-CAREC-H-07-2020-02
Job Title: Care Coordinator
City: Philadelphia
State: PA

Minimum Degree Required: C - 4 Year Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 2
Salary Range: $19.25/hour

Care Coordinator

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Description/Job Summary

The Care Coordinator is responsible for providing supports to families as an adjunct to the clinical treatment.


  • Coordinate care with the school (including related therapies such as speech, occupational and physical therapies), other providers and service systems, at time of admission to IBHS and throughout the course of care to discharge
  • Engage children, families and significant persons in a collaborative relationship to promote positive outcomes
  • Administer agency’s Social Determinants of Health scale for every IBHS family
  • Identify individual family needs and work to connect families to supports and resources in the school and in the community
  • Work with school counselor in the process of resource mapping
  • Collaborate with relevant systems (i.e. Juvenile Justice, Department of Human Services, etc.) to ensure timely referral and access to services
  • Work in conjunction with the school and family to support a

youth’s successful transition into and back from out-of-school placements

  • Participate in individual treatment planning (ITP) process as an active member of the treatment team
  • Implement ITP goals related to retention and re-engaging child, youth or young adult with IBHS when needed
  • Attend inter-agency and multi-tiered system of supports (MTSS) meetings as needed
  • Utilize Electronic Health Record, myAvatar, to document all youth and family contact via a independent note
  • Collaborate with School District and community partners (i.e. STEP) in the implementation of IBHS to ensure continuity of care
  • Participate in all mandatory supervision and ongoing trainings as indicated by the Division and in compliance with IBHS and CBH regulations.

Working conditions

Special working conditions could cover a range of working outside of conventional 9am-5pm hours to include occasional on-call circumstances of evening and weekend work, working outdoors, working with challenging program participants, and so forth.

Physical requirements

Examples of physical requirements include standing or sitting for extended periods, occasional lifting of light objects (up to 20 pounds), do repetitive tasks with few breaks, requirements to bend, stoop, reach and so forth. The use of arm and/or leg control requires force greater than sedentary, but worker still sits majority of time.

Required Experience

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Required Education

Bachelor’s degree in a social services field with at least two (2) years of previous work experience in a children’s program.

Required Qualifications

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Program Summary

The RHD Intensive Behavioral Health Services Team (IBHS), a program of Resources for Human Development, Inc. support children, youth and young adults with mental, emotional, and behavioral health needs.  These services are offered in their homes, schools and communities. 
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Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.