The Case Manager assesses clients needs, plans a course of action, links client to services and monitors progress. S/he must assure clients receive appropriate information and referrals to obtain and maintain housing.
Conduct intake and assessment process to orient client to the program and develop individual service plan reflecting assessment needs and goals
Meet weekly with client to assist with the achievement of individual service plan goals
Provide crisis intervention, aggressive and supportive counseling to strengthen clients ability to make appropriate life decisions
Document case management activities in accordance with agency and funding source guidelines and procedures
Achieve monthly placement quota, as assigned
Facilitate workshops, groups and escort clients as applicable
Attend staff meetings and trainings to enhance skills that are related to job function
Must be able to work flexible, alternate schedules
Bachelors preferred, with minimum 1 year experience in Case Management
Associates considered with 3 years of experience working with homeless population
Knowledge of women s and mental health issues, addiction and homelessness
Bilingual English/Spanish preferred
Basic Computer Skills
The candidate should be able to read documents for analytical purposes
Services for the UnderServed (S:US) believes every New Yorker has the right to lead a life of purpose. Since 1978, S:US has been turning this belief into reality by advocating for people with life circumstances marked by homelessness, intellectual/developmental disability, behavioral health and addiction challenges, poverty, criminal justice involvement, and trauma. Our dedicated workforce of 2,400 provides services and supports to transform the lives of 35,000 individuals and families in New York City and Long Island. Learn more about S:US, our mission, and values by visiting sus.org.
Benefits Overview: We offer attractive compensation with comprehensive benefits including: Medical/Dental/Prescription/Vision/Life Insurance; 403(b); Credit Union; FSAs; Short-and-Long-Term Disability; Transportation Plan; Generous Paid Vacations and Holidays
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