Case Manager
CORE DC

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Post Date: Jun 05, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: Immediate
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - District of Columbia - Washington
Job Reference: 0003
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Description
OVERVIEW OF POSITION:
• Provide concrete and counseling services to clients;
• Conduct client intake;
• Develop Family Housing Stability Plan as required by the program;
• Identify benefits or entitlements that may be available to the client;
• Community outreach to businesses and other organizations that may provide resources to clients;
• Meet with the clients as required, to evaluate progress and assist the client in developing and meeting individual goals;
• Provide necessary referrals for services, including mental health and/ or substance abuse counseling, as required;
• Advocate on the client’s behalf when necessary;
• Maintain data collection and case records as required by applicable rules and regulations;
• Assist clients to regain and maintain control over their lives and over their own transition to independent living;
• Facilitate the development of self-help skills, support systems, coping strategies, and increased hope and self-esteem that are central to the process;
• Develop and present group/workshops for clients to facilitate;
• Ensure clients adhere to the facility’s rules and regulations and other duties as assigned by the Program Director or designee.


Skills
NECESSARY SKILLS:
• Experience providing case management services including developing an individual service plan for at-risk populations.
• Familiarity with community resources.
• Consistently maintain required paperwork.
• Ability to establish and maintain trusting relationships (having patience & perseverance).
• Ability to develop and maintain appropriate boundaries.


Notes
QUALIFICATIONS:
• Bachelor's Degree in social work, psychology, or related social service field, required.
• Minimum of two years’ experience working with homeless populations as a Case Manager/Case Worker.
• Familiarity with HMIS and CATCH, a plus.



Contact Details
Name: Mallory Jones