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

Assisted Living Counselor – (CHIPP)

Bring your experience and energy to Bell prepared to make a difference.  The 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.

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. There are full-time hourly and part-time hourly positions available. 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.

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.

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 1 year experience in social services. Must be at least 21 years old. PA State Police background check, ChildLine clearance and/or FBI clearances.

Night Watchman – Bell Family Shelter

Accountable, safety-minded people encouraged to apply! The Night Watchman is responsible for the safety and security of Shelter residents, regular inspection of premises, and proper preparation and maintenance of required documentation and records.  One full-time position currently available.

Minimum requirements:  HS diploma /GED or 1 year experience in social services.  Must be at least 21 years old.  PA State Police background check, Act 33 and/or FBI clearances.

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.

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.

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.

Day Program Service Worker – Bell at the Village/Adult Training Facility

Enjoy your daily work while you make a direct and positive difference in the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities. The ideal employee in this hands-on position will ensure the safety of clients while teaching skills, monitoring medications, assisting with transportation, and helping clients live as independently as possible. This is a full-time hourly position.

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, ChildLine clearance and/or FBI clearances.

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.

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.

Sendero Caseworker – Social Rehabilitation

Empower individuals living with mental illness in our Sendero program 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. All individuals in this program are Spanish speaking. This is a part-time hourly position.

Minimum requirements: Associate’s degree or two years of college credits in social science OR two years human service experience; must be fluent in speaking, reading and writing Spanish; 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.

Psychiatric Nurse – Assertive Community Treatment

Share your knowledge, skills, and compassion with Bell. This nursing position operates within a community based treatment team offering psychosocial support services for individuals living with serious and persistent mental health problems. This is a full-time salaried position with a 24hr/7 day/week program with an integrated on-call system.

Minimum requirements: Registered Nurse and at least two years experience in community mental health; Must be at least 21 years old, possess a valid driver’s license, insurable driving record and reliable transportation. PA State Police Background Check.

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. 

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