The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for a Case Manager position at Kingsbridge Heights directly next to the Kingsbridge 4 train stop. Kingsbridge Heights is a new 135 unit supportive housing site for middle-income, low-income and formerly homeless families and individuals located in the in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx scheduled to began occupancy in March 2019. CUCS provides comprehensive on-site supportive services for tenants, and will contract with C+C Apartment Management, LLC for property management and rent collection services. The program provides training in evidence based practices including Motivational Interviewing, Wellness Self-Management and Parenting Journey. Services provided include case management, mental health services and person centered service planning utilizing a family systems approach.
Case manager’s responsibility will include case management and clinical services, engagement, outreach, psycho-education, coordination of care, ongoing individual and family counseling, and advocacy. Case Manager will participate and contribute to a program culture that is person-centered, family work oriented and dedicated to continuous quality improvement. The Case Management position is part of a team. The team consists of one Clinical Supervisor, two Social Workers and four other Case Managers. The Case Manager on the team offers additional diverse array of services to our clients including but not limited to:
Coordination of medical and psychiatric care
Documentation assistance, completion of assessments, service planning
Assistance with Self-Administration of medication
2 years as CM 1 or
Bachelor’s Degree or
HS Diploma and 4 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.