Bill Wilson Center is a nationally and regionally recognized leader for providing services to at-risk youth and families. Our agency -- from our executive team to our line staff -- is committed to improving the lives and conditions of the people we serve. We provide direct services to more than 3,500 children, youth, young adults and families in Santa Clara County. BWC provides services that meet the cultural and linguistic needs of our whole community. We value our unique ethnic diversity as well as the LGBTQ community and non-able body community. Join us and become a difference maker at Bill Wilson Center! Find out more at http://www.billwilsoncenter.org/bwc_jobs/
We have a wonderful opportunity for a Bi-Lingual (English/Spanish Required) Case Manager II in the Safety Net Shelter. Facilitates family reunification or alternate placement for at risk youth and their families through crisis intervention, family counseling, stabilization, parenting skills, case management and providing community linkages and resources through a strength based approach utilizing evidence based practices.
• Provides family therapy and case management services to shelter clients and their families with the goal of reunification.
• Works with Social Services, Probation, CBO’s, Schools, and other involved professionals in youth and family’s life
• Develops treatment plan covering all life domains using TCP and program format
• Provides crisis intervention when needed
• Provides Aftercare services to youth and family
• Maintains case history records, progress notes, CANS and other documentation as requested
• Works closely with Residential Counselors and individual counselors in supporting youth and family
• Completes Exit RHYMIS
• Maintains child’s file
• Evaluates youth’s physical and psychological makeup to determine needs
• Counsels youth and parents, guardians, foster parents or institution staff concerning adjustments to home situation, defining house rules and parent-child expectations, interactional behavioral modification or referrals as needed to meet family or individuals needs
• Must be able to communicate effectively, get along with coworkers and management and deal effectively and professionally under pressure.
• Attends CFT's, FSP's (wrap team meetings) and weekly clinical reviews
• Provides transportation for child to appointments when needed
• Accompanies all youth to Court when involved in Juvenile Justice system and prepares report for Probation Officer several days prior to Court date
• Knowledge of or ability to learn Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Trauma-focused CBT and Transformational Care Planning, Trauma Informed Care.
• Knowledge or ability to learn Medi-Cal documentation and Mental Health assessment and maintain productivity requirements and deadlines
• Participate in agency Program Quality Improvement activities and initiatives
• Participate in agency Safety initiatives and proactively report safety issues to management immediately
• Other duties as assigned