Case Manager

$17.00 - $26.00 hourly
  • Community Care Services
  • May 21, 2021
Full time Health Care Nonprofit-Social Services Other

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Provides support and advocacy to clients and their families within the community to educate and promote healthy lifestyles and preventing reoccurring hospitalizations by monitoring, assessing, counseling, supporting and empowering clients to improve their quality of life through maintaining stability in the community.

ESSENTIAL POSITION DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Provides population and age specific case management services to clients, including assessment, linking/coordinating, monitoring, reassessment, follow-up, service plan development, resource development, transportation and advocacy.

2. Participates with staff in the development review and the delivery of treatment plans.

3. Provides support to clients and families in identifying and accessing services as decided by the treatment plan.

4. Maintain required case management documentation.

5. Participates in in-service training, clinical supervision, consultations, utilization review meetings, and other meetings.

6. Communicates with the public regarding mental health needs and services in the community.

7. Supervises undergraduate students and/or volunteers as mutually agreed.

8. Other duties may be assigned.

KNOWLEDGE AND EDUCATION

Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree in a related mental health services field.

WORK EXPERIENCE

One to two years of progressively more responsible experience in a related mental health and substance abuse services field is preferred.

SPECIAL EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS

All – Licensure in the State of Michigan in a related mental health profession is STRONGLY PREFERRED (LLBSW, LBSW, LLMSW, LMSW LLPC, LPC.) Or an individual with a related mental health degree hired and performing in a similar role. Must have a valid State of Michigan Driver's License.

DD-ACT, HRT, M-COIT or DD-OP Only – CAADC or Development Plan within six months of employment is preferred.

SALARY CLASSIFICATION

Union: Contract: Rate of pay starts at $16.46 with no licensure and human services field degree. Increased salary is determined by contractual arrangement based upon education, experience and licensure.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $17.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our employees and clients safe we regularly clean and sanitize common surfaces, offer masks to clients, practice social distancing and perform daily wellness checks for staff who will work onsite.