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

Case Manager, Bilingual (Next Door)

¿Hablas español? To better serve people whose first language is Spanish, Bell’s Next Door program is seeking a Case Manager who is proficient in conversational Spanish. The Case Manager position is responsible for assisting people 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. It is essential that the Case Manager believe in the philosophy of the agency as well as be able to develop a rapport with program participants. The Case Manager will assess individual and family housing needs and make referrals to community services, facilitating program goals to help people find and maintain safe, affordable and permanent housing. Minimum requirements:  Spanish speaker; 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.

Intake Case Manager, Next Door

Your attention to detail, ability to prioritize, and commitment to excellent customer service treating all people with respect are key characteristics required for the role of Intake Case Manager for Bell’s Next Door program. The person in this position is responsible for assessing individual and family housing needs, making referrals to community services, and assisting people with setting goals to obtain and/or maintain housing. The Intake Case Manager will prepare and maintain required documentation, charts, and records and work in close coordination with other services and agencies on behalf of program participants. The VI-SPDAT and HMIS systems are used to collect information on individuals served. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Social Science or Associates degree in Social Sciences and four years Human Services experience; must be at least 21 years old, and have a valid driver’s license; PA State Police Background check

Program Coordinator, Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)

Interested in helping adults living with a serious mental illness to live independently? Come lead Bell’s ACT team in providing outpatient treatment and case management, rehabilitative support and psycho-social services within a mobile, outreach-oriented team. Keen management, organizational, and people skills will bring success in this position. Key responsibilities for this position include: staff supervision, program operations, records maintenance, direct services, assisting with setting goals for program growth and development, and administrative services. The Program Coordinator is the key individual responsible for the overall operation of this 24/7 program, which includes serving as the team leader who will supervise the multidisciplinary team to ensure support services to the program clients. This is a full time salaried position. Minimum requirements: Master’s Degree in Nursing, Social Work, Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Psychology or other related Human Services field plus four years experience mental health/psychiatric experience. Prefer licensed or certified in the given field; Supervisory experience is preferred. Must be at least 21 years old, possess valid driver’s license, insurable driving record and have reliable transportation. PA State Police background check.

Mental Health Worker, Housing Specialist, Assertive Community Treatment

Looking for hands-on work that makes a positive impact in people’s lives? Are you a team player who enjoys a fast-paced environment? Your supportive role will include assertive community treatment and psycho-social support services for consumers with serious and persistent mental health problems. This is a 24 hour/7 day/week program with an integrated on-call system. This is a full-time salaried position. Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in psychosocial sciences field plus 2 years professional experience, minimum 21 years old, valid PA driver’s license, insurable driving record, and reliable transportation. PA State police background check required.

Resident Counselor – Community Residential Apartment Services (CRAS)

Come be part of the challenging and rewarding work of a 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 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 – Community Residential Apartment Services (CRAS)

Keen management, organizational, and people skills will bring success in this position. Key responsibilities to maintain proper day to day operation of the program 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 house meetings. The 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 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.

Assisted Living Counselor

Bring your experience and energy to Bell prepared to make a difference. The Community Hospitalization Integration Project Program (CHIPP) Assisted Living Counselor provides direct care services in a residential program working with clients who have a chronic mental illness and may also have additional physical and/or medical needs. Monitor medications, respond to any client emergencies, provide supportive counseling, assist clients with activities of daily living and hygiene to the degree of the client’s needs, complete required documentation, transport clients as necessary, and ensure client safety. This is a full-time hourly position. Minimum requirements: one year of college credits in social science or one year 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.

Apartment Counselor

Make a positive difference in people’s lives when you provide direct care services to consumers in the Community Hospitalization Integration Project Program (CHIPP) program. Apartment counselors monitor medications, respond to client emergencies, provide supportive counseling, assist clients with activities of daily living, complete required documentation, transport clients as necessary, and ensure client safety. This is a full-time hourly position. Minimum requirements: one year of college credits in social science or one year 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.

Resident Counselor – Bell Family Shelter

Caring, organized person needed who can remain positive and helpful in service to the efficiency of our shelter and the homeless families served there. The Resident Counselor (RC) will make routine safety and security checks of the site, complete intake and exit interviews as needed, and interact with residents to provide them with appropriate support. The RC will screen incoming calls and redirect callers to appropriate agency or office. Keeping the residence clean and orderly may also be assigned. This is a full-time hourly position. Minimum requirements: HS diploma /GED and one year experience in social services. Must be at least 21 years old. PA State Police background check, ChildLine clearance and/or FBI clearances.

Senior Residential Service Worker  

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. Senior RSWs are responsible for carrying out all day-to-day duties necessary for the residential programs to operate smoothly.  They will also be responsible to assist the Residential Program Supervisor with specific paperwork duties and tasks that must be completed within 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 Service Worker (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. RSWs 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.

Recreation Assistant – Social Recreation Program

Enthusiastic, creative person who cares about helping people is needed to join our dedicated team.  The person in this part-time position will provide high quality hands-on recreation services for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Successful candidate must have good communication skills and be innovative in improving services.  Minimum qualifications include: HS/GED; must be at least 18 years of age; possess valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and reliable transportation, current physical and Mantoux (TB) test, Act 33 and PA State Police background checks.

ADMINISTRATIVE OPPORTUNITIES

Program Enrichment Coordinator

Are you a well-connected, well-organized team player with great communication skills? Can you get behind a vision of a community where people are valued and respected and live with dignity? If so, consider the position of Program Enrichment Coordinator with Bell’s Community Engagement team. The person in this part-time position will work closely with service department leadership to identify opportunities for agency program development in an effort to serve community needs. Grant writing is a primary function of the person in this role, including managing the agency’s grants calendar for new and existing funding sources. The ideal candidate will have or be able to quickly grasp a good understanding of Bell programs, be aligned with Bell’s mission and values, and represent the agency professionally in the community. Minimum requirements: College degree in social services, business administration or relevant field plus at least one year experience in nonprofit administration OR HS diploma/GED and at least three years nonprofit admin and/or grants writing experience; at least 21 years old; valid driver’s license, insurable driving record  and reliable transportation, PA State Police background check.

Administrative Assistant – Next Door program

A  key position in the operational success of the Next Door Rental Assistance Office, the Administrative Assistant is responsible for day-to day office duties that support staff, including transcription and typing of correspondence and other documents, maintaining office supply inventories, handling mail, answering phones, providing excellent customer service at all times. As the first contact for potential program participants the Administrative Assistant must develop an understanding of community resources available to assist people in need and direct them when appropriate to those services. It is crucial that the person in this position interact in a professional and respectful manner with all contacts.  The Next Door program operates Monday through Friday 9am to 6pm, and Saturdays 9am to noon, with the exception of holidays. Minimum requirements: High School diploma with two years Human Services experience and/or Clerical experience; at least 21 years old; valid driver’s license, PA State Police Background check, ChildLine clearance and FBI clearances.

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