The Care Manager meets with assigned youth and families in the home, or the community, and is responsible for providing all the required duties of care management including facilitation of Child Family Team meetings, development, implementation and monitoring of the Individual Service Plans (ISP), coordinating services and supports (formal and informal) outlined in the ISP with the assistance of the Community Resource Administrator, and completion of the Strengths and Needs Assessment for youth and families. Care Manager transports youth and family to meetings as needed.
The Care manager completes all PE and Medicaid documentation with the family to assure health care coverage for the youth. The Care Manager must maintain accurate, timely and comprehensive records for each child as well as complete Continuous Quality Improvement Reports as determined by Quality Administrator.
The Care Manager provides on call coverage on a rotating basis so that 24/7 coverage is maintained. Care Manager upholds the policy and procedures of Cape Atlantic INK and completes all other duties as assigned. Care Manager works a flexible schedule to meet at the families' convenience.
Successful Care Managers are able to work meticulously with the children and families. They are mature and able to handle stressful situations. Successful Care Managers are well-organized, detail oriented and have a strong work ethic. They are creative, empathetic, and efficient at time management.
Care Managers enjoy generous paid time off, affordable medical dental and vision insurance and flexible scheduling for great work/life balance.
Division of Medical Assistance and Heath Services (Medicaid) N.J.A.C.10:73-3.19 Staff Qualifications (sub-section c)
Care Managers must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a related field, such as social work, psychology, counseling, criminal justice or special education,and a minimum of one year (12 months)related experience working with at risk youth. Care Managers Must obtain their Care Manager Certification within 12 months of employment.
Valid Driver's license
Driving is essential to this position as well as timely and accurate documentation.
Master’s degree in social work, psychology, counseling, special education, criminal justice or related social services field and a minimum of one year related experience working with at risk youth.
Bilingual (Able to speak, read and write in Spanish and English) strongly desired
12 months prior experience providing home based care
12 months prior experience working as a Behavioral Assistant helpful
Cape Atlantic Integrated Network for Kids is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $38,000.00 - $41,000.00 per year
Currently this position can be performed remotely IF the families prefer a telehealth visit.