Case Manager

Part-Time
The Bronx
Posted 1 year ago

Comunilife is a premier provider of housing, mental health, and HIV/AIDS services in New York City.

The Case Manager’s main responsibility is to provide case management services for a caseload of clients and their family members.

The Case Manager prepares comprehensive assessments and service plans. Community linkages may require some field work.

Responsibilities

  • Perform all activities related to case management for assigned caseload including initial assessment(s), timely comprehensive service plans, service plan reviews and progress notes.
  • Maintain and document liaisons with other agencies providing services to assigned cases.
  • Provide supportive counseling and crisis intervention as needed. -Monitor compliance and management of the client’s health, mental health and substance abuse treatment needs.
  • Provide assistance with all ADL activities to maintain clients independence in the community. -Advocacy and referral as needed.
  • Monitor and re-assess client’s needs for treatment and community education on chemical dependency related issues.

Qualifications

  • Experience with HIV/AIDS afflicted individuals, chronic mental illness, substance abuse individuals and their families a plus.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills required Bilingual in English/Spanish a plus.

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 2-3 consecutive years of work experience in substance abuse and HIV/AIDS issues.
  • Valid CASAC or CASAC-T Certificate preferred
  • Bilingual skills in English/Spanish preferred

 

Job Details

Job CategoryCounseling
Organization/School NameComunilife
Contact NameSusannah Welbeck
Contact Emailrecruitment@comunilife.org
Contact Phone7186176400
Application End Date9/30/2019
Position TitleCase Manager
Application LinkN/A
Organization Websitecomunilife.org