Case Manager

New York, NY

Responsibilities

 

  • Deliver integrated counseling and case management services that successfully engage residents and endorses health and wellness, personal growth, and housing stability.
  • Cooperate with residents in the expansion of client centered, recovery-oriented service plans that recognize short and long-term goals.
  • Apply a harm reduction approach to support an assorted caseload of formerly homeless individuals around matters of mental health and substance use.
  • Make recommendations and serve as a liaison with various care coordination agencies, health and mental health providers, substance use programs and employment providers to secure services.
  • Actively engage residents through consistent apartment visits, community outings and escorts to appointments as needed.
  • Develop safety plans for residents and work with the team to deescalate clients and collaboratively manage the crisis as they arise.
  • Aid in the development and implementation of groups and programs that are suitable for the residents’ needs and fosters an inclusive, respectful community.
  • Develop and uphold confidential records for each resident according to the authorized schedule documenting all relevant interventions and assessments as well as communication with collateral services.
  • Participate in staff and clinical meetings and individual supervision to ensure best practices in the performance of role responsibilities.
  • Participate in a robust training program that includes training in evidenced based models to ensure the highest level of service is provided to clients.

 

Requirements

 

  • BA/BS required, ideally in an associated field such as social work, sociology or psychology; Master’s degree a +.
  • Bi-lingual Spanish/English preferred.
  • Experience with electronic case management systems.
  • Experience working with evidence-based models, specifically Motivational Interviewing, ideal.

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 10/3/2019
Salary $18.00/hr






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