Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS) seeks a Case Manager for its Prospect Place shelter for homeless, mentally ill women. Prospect Place is a 90 bed recovery oriented housing placement program located at 174 Prospect Place in Brooklyn, NY. Program services include: housing placement, comprehensive health, mental health, and case management services. Prospect Place operates 7 days per week with 24 hour clinical and security staff. The program is readily accessible by public transportation.
The Case Manager is responsible for working with an assigned group of clients to help them live full and satisfying lives in the community; helping their team and program to function well and meet their contractual obligations; and striving, as appropriate to their role, to fulfill the CUCS programs’ core purpose, core values and vision statements.Services that the Overnight Case Manager will be expected to provide include, but are not limited to, supportive counseling, housing assistance, medication monitoring, escorting,outreach, written assessments, case management, advocacy, and crisis intervention.
Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years relevant experience
BSW and 1 year relevant experience
HS Diploma and 6 years relevant experience.
Note: For every 30 college credits earned, 1 year of experience may be reduced from the requirement for applicants with HS diplomas.