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Case Manager, HHS

COMPANY OVERVIEW: Catholic Charities is the social ministry outreach of the Archdiocese of Washington. We believe in strengthening the lives of all in need by giving help that empowers and hope that lasts. Catholic Charities works to create a world in which every person is cherished, regardless of individual limitations, and strengthened in the use of personal gifts in order to reach his or her full potential as a valued member of the community.

We are looking for exceptional people who share our vision and values. Inspiring Hope. Building Futures.

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington values the safety of our employees, our clients, and our visitors. In support of these values, if you are selected for this job you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, except when vaccination is not medically advised or violates your sincerely held religious beliefs. If you are invited to join our team, you must submit proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or you must request an exemption from your representative. New employees must either provide proof of vaccination or be granted a medical or religious exemption before working with Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington.

JOB SUMMARY: The Case Manager provides direct management services including identifying and coordinating community resources. The Case Manager provides a variety of individual and/or group supportive services that address both short-term and long-term client needs.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Interviews clients for direct service needs, develop a case plan with the client including written short-term and long-term goals and tasks. Makes referrals as needed.
  •  Reevaluating goals with clients at regular intervals.
  • Facilitates individual and group meetings as needed.
  • Serves as a member of the multidisciplinary case team.
  • Collaborates with other disciplines including substance abuse, legal, medical, educational, vocational, mental health professionals and other service providers.
  • Makes appropriate referrals for emotional, substance abuse, legal, medical, dental, educational recreational, vocational, employment and housing needs.
  •  Creates and maintains case records, including, but not limited to legal documentation, assessments, case notes, case plans, service updates, court reports, medical reports, referrals, discharge summaries, visitation records and educational information. 

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field required.
  • Social work degrees, social work licensure in the appropriate jurisdiction is required.
  • Professional counseling degrees, professional counseling licensure in appropriate jurisdiction is required.
  • Minimum of one-year experience working with at risk clients in a direct service setting required.                 
  • Minimum of two years’ experience working with clients who have a history of homelessness, with some knowledge of addiction and mental health issues preferred. In some cases, minimum years of experience can be substituted with additional related certifications or master’s degree in human services or related field.
  • Valid local Driver’s License and clean driving record required.

SKILLS and COMPETENCIES:

  • Excellent communication both verbal and written.
  • Ability to prepare clear, concise and accurate reports, correspondence, and other job-related documents.
  • Maintain accurate client records which includes the client database.

COMPANY OVERVIEW: Catholic Charities is the social ministry outreach of the Archdiocese of Washington. We believe in strengthening the lives of all in need by giving help that empowers and hope that lasts. Catholic Charities works to…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Benefits

A generous benefits package is offered.

A generous benefits package is offered.

Location

On-site
2812 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20020, USA

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