- Job posted by HELP USA
Las Vegas, NV
About HELP USA
HELP USA is one of the nation’s largest homeless services providers and low-income housing developers serving at-risk populations including families, veterans, and survivors of domestic violence. With an annual operating budget in excess of $100 million, HELP USA currently serves 25,000 people per year in 52 programs and residences across five states and is continuing to grow. HELP provides 3,500 units of permanent and transitional housing as part of its 30-year commitment to families and individuals in need of safe, stable homes.
HELP USA is seeking a Case Manager whose primary goal will be to help clients obtain permanent housing and assist them in becoming self-sufficient. The Case Manager will provide services and referrals for clients including initial assessments; counseling; service planning; receipt of entitlements; and medical, educational, substance abuse, employment, child care, and mental health services. Specific responsibilities will include:
Conducting initial intake interviews and assessments and coordinating with other members of the team to formulate an initial service plan that will lead to clients obtaining permanent housing.
Meeting with clients in person at least weekly throughout their residency at a HELP USA site.
Providing leadership and direction regarding employment for clients.
Serving as a liaison for clients with various agencies, schools, health care providers, mental health providers, and employment training providers.
Advocating for and assisting clients with the service delivery system to ensure receipt of entitlements and permanent housing.
Ensuring that all team members update service and independent living plans and reviewing these plans with the client at least every 14 days.
Explaining site policies and procedures to new clients and conducting biweekly unit/bed inspections and reviewing inspection results with clients.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or a related field required.
- Knowledgeable of relevant state and county regulations.
- Experience in case management, assessment, counseling and crisis intervention preferred.
- Knowledge of family systems approach to practice preferred.
- Knowledge of team concepts preferred.
- Computer literate, specifically with Microsoft applications, required.
Please email your resume to: email@example.com
EOE. A Drug Free Workplace.
Minimum Education Required