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Our Mission: Ending modern slavery through education, advocacy, and empowering survivors of human trafficking.
About Us: The Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking (Cast) is a Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization that is working to put an end to modern slavery and human trafficking through comprehensive, lifesaving services to survivors and a platform to advocate for groundbreaking policies and legislation. Over the past two decades, Cast has supported thousands of survivors through every phase of their journey to freedom from counseling, to legal resources, to housing, educational and leadership training, and mentorship. Through these programs, Cast has helped empower survivors to overcome their traumatic pasts and become leading voices in shaping policy and public awareness to ultimately put an end to the fastest growing criminal enterprise of the 21st century.
CAST offers generous benefits, including medical, life, paid sick/vacation time, and a 403(b) plan. Additionally, we provide you an opportunity for continued learning through career, professional & personal development, and training along with working with a team of committed individuals, where you are supported and given every chance to succeed.
Title/Position: Emergency Response Case Manager
Department: Empowerment Programs Emergency Response
Reports To: Emergency Response Program Manager
Employment Type: Full-Time
Location: Los Angeles, CA / On-Site
Summary of Position
This position directly reports to the Emergency Response Program Manager and is in the Empowerment Programs Department. The Emergency Response Case Manager provides intensive case management, client support, and crisis intervention to survivors of human trafficking and modern-day slavery. This position requires thorough knowledge and understanding of human rights, strengths-based approach in serving clients, and the ability to employ key social work values, including client empowerment, professional boundaries, and self- care. He/she should also possess client management expertise, independent decision-making ability, and excellent interpersonal and team-building skills. This position requires fieldwork and travel throughout Los Angeles County, develop and work with partners and to provide services to trafficking survivors in the Los Angeles region, and cover Emergency Response.
Case management: Provide survivor-driven, client-centered, timely, and professional case management for domestic and foreign national victims of human trafficking, focusing on emergency cases and/or clients who have recently escaped their trafficking situation. Care may include current program enrolled clients.
Provide initial screening and readiness mental health assessment of new referrals;
Manage initial intake for new emergency clients, including initial safety and service planning;
Provide crisis intervention and supportive counseling;
Provide ongoing service planning with clients and maintain written records of all service plans and achievements