Careers with Bell

Bell Socialization Services, Inc. is a large and growing social services provider in York and Adams counties of south central PA. We presently employ nearly 300 staff members who make a difference every day in the lives of people with mental, intellectual, and economic disabilities.

ARE YOU A BELL PERSON?  Working at Bell is more than a means to a paycheck.  Our “work family” is caring and supportive, and we’re dedicated to Empowering lives. Every. Day. no matter the type of work we do.

Before you look at our current openings (below), check out Bell’s vision, mission, and values and see if they align with yours.  You might also read some of Our Stories. And check out our Employee Benefits!

When you’re ready, complete an ONLINE APPLICATION. Need more info? Call our human resources office at 717-848-5767, ext. 517.

Bell is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We have a diverse workforce and do not discriminate in employment, promotion, or in any other respect on the basis of  race, color, religious creed, disability, union membership, high school equivalency, ancestry, national origin (LEP), age, sex or sexual orientation.

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

 DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Mental Health Case Manager – Next Step

Looking for hands-on work that makes a positive impact in people’s lives? This may be the position for you. The successful MH Case Manager will assess individual mental health, drug and alcohol, and/or children’s needs of Shelter residents, and make referrals to appropriate services. The Case Manager provides supportive guidance and advocacy for the mental health needs of program participants, including crisis intervention; transport residents as needed to accomplish program goals; and design and instructor arrange mental health and life skills workshops. Case Manager is responsible for preparing and maintaining required documentation and records, including client-centered goal plans, discharge plans, and aftercare records. This is a full-time salaried position.

Minimum requirements: bachelor’s degree in social science. Must be at least 21 years old, possess PA valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and have reliable transportation. PA State Police background check, Act 33 and/or FBI clearances.

Mental Health Case Manager – Bell Family Shelter

Looking for hands-on work that makes a positive impact in people’s lives? This may be the position for you. The successful MH Case Manager will assess individual mental health, drug and alcohol, and/or children’s needs of Shelter residents, and make referrals to appropriate services.  The Case Manager provides supportive guidance and advocacy for the mental health needs of program participants, including crisis intervention; transport residents as needed to accomplish program goals; and design and instruct or arrange mental health and life skills workshops.  Case Manager is responsible for preparing and maintaining required documentation and records, including client-centered goal plans, discharge plans, and aftercare records.  This is a full-time salaried position.

Minimum requirements:  bachelor’s degree in social science.  Must be at least 21 years old, possess valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and have reliable transportation.  PA State Police background check, Act 33 and/or FBI clearances.

Direct Support Professional (York & Adams County)

Share your compassionate nature and home management skills by providing “hands-on’ services and support to enable individuals with Intellectual Disabilities to live as independently as possible in a shared residential setting. DSPs are responsible for carrying out all day-to-day duties necessary for the residential programs to operate smoothly. Positions available throughout York and Adams County are full-time; second & third shift.

Minimum requirements: Must be at least 21 years old, Requires HS/GED; most require no intellectual disability experience required, some locations require one plus years’ experience; valid driver’s license for 2 years, insurable driving record and reliable transportation. Current physical and Mantoux (TB) test required. PA State Police background check, ChildLine clearance and/or FBI clearance

Senior Direct Support Professional

Share your compassionate nature and home management skills by providing “hands-on’ services and support to enable individuals with Intellectual Disabilities to live as independently as possible in a shared residential setting. Sr. DSPs are responsible for carrying out all day-to-day duties necessary for the residential programs to operate smoothly. The Sr. DSP will also be responsible to assist the Residential Program Supervisor with specific paperwork duties and tasks that must be completed by a set time frame. Full-time positions available throughout York and Adams County.

Minimum requirements: Must be at least 21 years old, Requires HS/GED; valid driver’s license for 2 years, insurable driving record and reliable transportation; current physical and Mantoux (TB) test; and ChildLine clearance and PA State Police background check.

Residential Program Supervisor

Bring your proven management skills to work where you can make a real difference! Manage one of our residential sites and supervise Direct Support Professional to ensure they provide quality direct services to people with intellectual disability. Responsible for ensuring all day-to-day activities necessary for the site to operate properly. This is a full-time hourly positions, which includes evenings and weekend hours.

Minimum requirements: HS diploma/GED and two (2) years human service experience. Must be at least 21 years old, possess a valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and have reliable transportation. Current physical and Mantoux (TB) required. PA State Police background check, Act 33 and/or FBI clearances.

Individual Service Workers – SELF

Help individuals live as independently as possible in the community when you take on a position in the SELF program. Explore opportunities in hands-on education to assist consumer-directed learning in regard to enhancing the level of independence in all areas of daily living skills. This is a part-time position. Work hours are flexible and may include evening and weekend hours based on consumer needs.

Minimum requirements: HS diploma/GED. Must be at least 21 years old, possess valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and have reliable transportation. Current physical and Mantoux (TB) test required. PA State Police background check, Act 33 and/or FBI clearances.

Individual Service Supervisor – SELF

Provide user-directed services and supports to individuals with intellectual disabilities and their families in the SELF program. As an ISS, you will train direct care staff in techniques and methods to employ when working with individuals and spend part of your week in homes doing direct care yourself.

Minimum requirements:  HS diploma/GED, two (2) years college or two years human service experience.  Must be at least 21 years old, possess valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and have reliable transportation.  Current physical and Mantoux (TB) test required.  PA State Police background check, Act 33 and/or FBI clearances.

Resident Counselor – CRAS

Come be part of the challenging and rewarding work of a Community Residential Apartment Services (CRAS) Resident Counselor. By providing direct care service to consumers in a CRAS group home, you will help with skills training, implement medication monitoring system, respond to client emergencies, assist clients in progress towards goals developed on their individual plans, and complete documentation. This position is responsible for overall maintenance, management, and cleanliness of the facility during the shift and will remain in the residence whenever a client is present. This is a full-time hourly position and part-time hourly position. Schedule consists of working rotating shifts of three nights/days on, six nights/days off.

Minimum requirements: one year of college credits in social science, or one year human service experience. Must be at least 21 years old, possess a valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and have reliable transportation. Current physical and Mantoux (TB) test required. PA State Police background check.

Assistant Program Coordinator – CHIPP Supported Living

Keen management, organizational, and people skills will bring success in this position. To maintain proper day to day operation of the program, key responsibilities include:  staff supervision and aiding in hiring new staff, assisting with setting goals for program growth and development, administrative services, expense records, employee time sheets, evaluations for direct subordinates and organization/running of site meetings. The CHIPP APC will also attend staff meetings, rotate on-call time as assigned, and transport clients as necessary. This is a full time salaried position.

Minimum requirements: bachelor’s degree in social science or four (4) years human service experience.  Must be at least 21 years old, possess valid driver’s license, insurable driving record and have reliable transportation.  PA State Police background check.

Caseworker – Social Rehabilitation

Empower individuals living with mental illness by assisting them as they utilize and participate in Bell’s social rehabilitation programs and activities. Your supportive role will include teaching academic, social, and daily living skills with a recovery-based approach. Critical elements include planning and preparing group material, facilitating groups, maintaining & coordinating client caseload, providing supportive counseling, and completing all necessary paperwork in a timely manner. This is a full-time salaried position.

Minimum requirements: Associate’s degree or two years of college credits in social science OR two years human service experience; must be at least 21 years old, possess a valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and have reliable transportation; PA State Police background check.

Drop-In Aide – ON CALL

Bring your enthusiasm to this position assisting mental health consumers in utilizing and participating in programs and activities of the Liberty Bell Drop-In Center. The Drop-In Aide facilitates group activities, encourages client interaction and assists with socialization efforts while providing supportive counseling and information on community resources. Must also maintain proper documentation required of the job. Mental health consumer or former consumer preferred. This is an on-call hourly position which includes day, evening and weekend hours.

Minimum requirements:  HS diploma/GED.  Must be at least 21 years old.  PA State Police background check.

Case Manager – Community Special Programs – Next Door

Looking for hands-on work that makes a positive impact in people’s lives? This may be the position for you. The Case Manager position is responsible for assisting consumers with reaching goals identified by consumers in conjunction with WellSpan Special Programs team. WellSpan Special Programs team supports residents that are transitioning from the acute care setting to a community setting where they receive clinical and social service support. The Case Manager is responsible for  proper preparation and maintenance of required documentation and records as well as close coordination with other services and agencies be maintained.   The Case Manager will support consumers at several locations in York and Hanover and will serve as the primary connection to social service supports.  This is a full-time salaried position.

Minimum qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree in Social Science or Associates degree in Social Services and four (4) years Human Services experience; 21 (twenty-one) years old; valid driver’s license.  PA State Police Background check. PA ChildLine. FBI Fingerprint Clearance.

Caseworker – Supported Housing

Do you have direct experience helping people living in culturally, socially, and economically disadvantaged communities?  If so, join the Bell team to assist mental health consumers in finding and maintaining permanent housing in the community.  Work hours are flexible and based on consumer needs; caseworker’s hours are spent in client’s homes, assisting them with their housing needs.  This is a full-time, salaried position

Minimum requirements: HS diploma/GED, direct experience dealing with issues of the disadvantaged, including two (2) years of demonstrated group leadership experience in the community or an equivalent combination of experience and training.  Must be at least 21 years old, possess a valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and have reliable transportation. PA State Police background check.

Bilingual Case Manager – Next Door

The Bilingual Case Manager position is responsible for assisting consumers with housing needs and goal setting; proper preparation and maintenance of required documentation and records as well as close coordination with other services and agencies. Because of the nature of this Agency, it is essential that the Rental Assistance Case manager believe in the philosophy of the Agency as well as be able to develop a rapport with program participants. Assess individual and family housing needs and make referrals to community services. Assess children’s needs and make appropriate referrals. Facilitate the program goals of assisting residents with finding safe, affordable and permanent housing in the community through the program. Determine which services an individual or family is eligible to receive from the program. Assist consumers with determining goals necessary for finding and maintain housing, including tenancy and budgeting skills. Provide support services to help consumers maintain their housing. On-call services are offered after hours.

Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Social Science & experience preferred or Associates Degree & two years Human Service experience; 21 years old; valid driver’s license.  PA State Police Background check, ChildLine clearance and FBI clearances.

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