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Case Manager Transition Aged Youth ( 2 Positions)

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Lutheran Social Services of Northern California


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Published 18 days ago

February 5, 2021
$38,000 - $42,000

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

MISSION STATEMENT: : Lutheran Social Services of Northern California’ 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 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.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Maintain a strength-based perspective.

• Provide diverse 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.

• BA or BS degree from an accredited college or university, preferably with a major in a behavioral science, and/or 2-3 years experience in the human services field.

• Ability to work with low-income youth from diverse social and ethnic backgrounds who have a history of homelessness.

• Professional experience working with clients who have AOD dependencies, mental health disabilities, domestic violence histories, issues with abandonment, and abuse.

• Ability to access community-based services and to collaborate with other service providers.

• Good writing and analytical skills.

• Strong organizational skills.

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

• Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting.

• Ability to multi-task and set priorities.

• Has a clean driving record, licensed and registered car, and proof of insurance.

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

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Provide case management to youth who are homelessness and now reside in transitional housing.

• Support the development of client-focused treatment plan

• Provide initial and ongoing client assessment.

• Provide crisis intervention, referrals, and collaborative consult with any service providers working with client.

• Work with clients to establish case plans that address critical needs such as mental health and AOD treatment, education, employment, budgeting and parenting skills.

• Assist clients in attaining all eligible benefits (SSI, SSDI, Cal Works, MediCal)

• Maintain up-to-date, accurate written case files for each client, including case notes, treatment plans, quarterly summaries and other program reports and assessments, as well as other record keeping as required by the agency.

• Attend housing services staff meetings and program meetings.

• Serve as a role model to guiding clients and facilitating appropriate behavior regarding daily living skills, self-care, personal interaction, social relationships and constructive time management.

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

MISSION STATEMENT: : Lutheran Social Services of Northern California’ mission is to…

Details at a glance

  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

comprehensive benefits plans with retirement

comprehensive benefits plans with retirement

Location

On-site
Sacramento County, CA

How to Apply

Folow the above url and complete application and upload your resume

Folow the above url and complete application and upload your resume

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