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Case Manager IV - Transition Age Youth

Lutheran Social Services of Northern California


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Published 22 days ago

February 10, 2021
$48,000 - $50,000

AGENCY OVERVIEW: Lutheran Social Services of Northern California is a Non-Profit agency providing services in supportive housing.

MISSION STATEMENT: LSS of Northern California's mission is to promote stability and honor the dignity of those we serve by providing supportive housing services that lead to self-sufficiency.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW: LSS youth programs provide up to two years of rapid transitional housing and case management for emancipated homeless youth between the ages of 18 and 24. Many are in recovery from drug and/or alcohol addictions, have mental health diagnoses, or are dually diagnosed. Many have experienced domestic violence, abandonment, or abuse. Case management services assist in achieving and maintaining stability as well as self-improvement and self-sufficiency.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

Qualifications:

• Maintain a strength-based perspective while assisting participants in achieving their optimal levels of self-sufficiency.

• Provide comprehensive and integrated services to diverse people.

• Treat others with respect and courtesy, striving for open and honest working relationships.

• Maintain high ethical standards when dealing with others.

• Demonstrate good judgment and common sense.

• Represent ideals that foster community change.

• Build partnerships with community-based organizations.

• Master’s Degree in social work or a related field and three years experience in working with people who have been homeless, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

• Demonstrated ability to work empathetically with people who are homeless or have a history of homelessness.

• Demonstrated experience in the areas of mental health, substance abuse, and domestic violence.

• Experience in accessing community based services.

• Knowledge and experience in working with diverse cultural populations.

• Excellent written and analytic skills.

• Excellent verbal communication and public speaking skills.

• Ability to effectively represent LSS to the community.

• Ability to work independently, make good decisions and utilize supervision as needed.

• Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting.

• Ability to work on multiple tasks and set priorities.

• Clean driving record, registered car and required insurance.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactory.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Completion of the program intake

• Provide assessments of needs (mental health, AOD, life skills) and goals in the development of the Individual

• Coordination and facilitation of client Multi-disciplinary Team Meetings

• Crisis/behavior intervention

• Case management

• Facilitate/participate in client advocacy

• Completion, review and submission of Incident Reports

• Understanding of OES and budget rules and regulations

• Assistance in budget development

• Budget line item oversight

• Assistance in development and implementation of spending plans

• Computer knowledge including: Windows Office Suite, Excel, Power Point

• Assist with individual program supervision including: daily staff direction, best practice implementation, and client oversight.

• Provide leadership to staff and participants through problem solving, role modeling, and open communication.

• Property management liaison

• Community liaison

• Responsible for reporting: HMIS reporting to OES, Annual Progress Reports (APR), Social Matrix.s

• Complete Rent Requests

• Schedule and facilitate file review

• Resource Development

• Drug test scheduling / ordering

• Provide or schedule individual/group education and training.

• Coordinate and schedule alumni support groups and mentoring projects.

• Assist with scheduling of training and special events.

AGENCY OVERVIEW: Lutheran Social Services of Northern California is a Non-Profit agency providing services in supportive housing.

MISSION STATEMENT: LSS of Northern California's mission is to promote stability and honor the dignity of…

Details at a glance

  • Full Time Schedule
  • Master's Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision and retirement generous paid time off

Medical, Dental, Vision and retirement generous paid time off

Location

On-site
Redding, CA

How to Apply

complete online application and upload resume

complete online application and upload resume

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