Requisition Number: WOSPA-CMCRS-H-07-2019-02
Job Title: Community Care Specialist
City: Philadelphia
State: PA

Minimum Degree Required: A - High School/GED
Minimum Years of Experience: 2
Salary Range: $14.25 per hour

Community Care Specialist

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Description/Job Summary

Located in Germantown, Womanspace Philadelphia is a 10-bed residential facility for females with a history of chronic homelessness. WSP provides evidenced based treatment from a Recovery Model perspective.  We are seeking On-Call/Holiday Community Care Specialists (CCS) to work with women who have substance use treatment needs along with overlapping medical, familial and mental health needs.   

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

The CCS will work directly with our residents; facilitating improved life skills, identifying and accessing community resources and providing support to achieve treatment goals.  Additional daily responsibilities include building relationships, providing encouragement, oversight/demonstration of residential cooking and cleaning skills, medication monitoring, documentation completion, and accompanying individuals on various outings/appointments.  CCS will also work directly with Clinicians, Psychiatrist, Health and Wellness Coach, outside angency staff (Case Managers, PCPs) to contribute to our holistic approach to treatment. 

Appropriate candidates will be compassionate, caring and enthusiastic about our mission, and will possess the desire to interact with individuals creatively through modeling, teaching, assisting, and listening. This is a fast paced environment where communication, follow through and team work are crucial skills for all employees so that we can be successful in our service delivery.  Main shifts are 8 hours long; 12 a.m.-8 a.m., 8 a.m.-4 p.m. and 4 p.m.-12 a.m.  We are looking for new Team Members with the flexibility to work Holidays, Weekends and be On-Call for emergency coverage on short notice-there is also opportunity for additional scheduled shifts throughout the month. 

Job Requirements/Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED + some human service related secondary education is preferred. 
  • 2 years of Direct Care Service experience in drug and alcohol treatment is required.
  • Valid Driver's License
  • CPR/First Aid certification is a plus. 

Starting rate is $12.25 an hour.   

On-Call/Holiday positions are currently open. Hours can vary according to your availability.  This position has potential for full-time.  Only applicants that meet the requirements outlined above will be considered.  To complete your application, please submit your resume.

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, and veteran or disability status.



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.

Responsibilities/Duties

The CCS will work directly with our residents; facilitating improved life skills, identifying and accessing community resources and providing support to achieve treatment goals.  Additional daily responsibilities include building relationships, providing encouragement, oversight/demonstration of residential cooking and cleaning skills, medication monitoring, documentation completion, and accompanying individuals on various outings/appointments.  CCS will also work directly with Clinicians, Psychiatrist, Health and Wellness Coach, outside angency staff (Case Managers, PCPs) to contribute to our holistic approach to treatment. 

Required Experience

  • High school diploma or GED + some human service related secondary education is preferred. 
  • 2 years of Direct Care Service experience in drug and alcohol treatment is required.
  • Valid Driver's License
  • CPR/First Aid certification is a plus. 

Starting rate is $12.25 an hour.  

Required Education

  • High school diploma or GED + some human service related secondary education is preferred. 
  • 2 years of Direct Care Service experience in drug and alcohol treatment is required.
  • Valid Driver's License
  • CPR/First Aid certification is a plus. 

Starting rate is $12.25 an hour.  

Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED + some human service related secondary education is preferred. 
  • 2 years of Direct Care Service experience in drug and alcohol treatment is required.
  • Valid Driver's License
  • CPR/First Aid certification is a plus. 

Starting rate is $12.25 an hour.  

Program Summary

 Located in Germantown, Womanspace Philadelphia is a 10-bed residential facility for females with a history of chronic homelessness. WSP provides evidenced based treatment from a Recovery Model perspective.  We are seeking On-Call/Holiday Community Care Specialists (CCS) to work with women who have substance use treatment needs along with overlapping medical, familial and mental health needs.   
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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.