1027 Hooper Ave, Building 1
Disaster Case Manager
Job Title: Disaster Case Manager (FT)
Reports to: Disaster Case Manager Supervisor
Approved: April 16, 2018
This position reports to a Disaster Case Manager Supervisor. The incumbent serves as a point of contact for households affected by disaster in order to plan for and achieve realistic goals for recovery. This position may be located in Florida or New Jersey.
Coordinates various aspects of case management, including eligibility determination, monitoring and assessment of needs and services. Assists clients with needs assessment and develops a recovery plan to address disaster un-met needs.
May prepare and present qualified cases for consideration by the Unmet Needs Committee.
Ensures that families or individuals are provided with the opportunity to make their own decisions in planning for their recovery.
Enters client data into CAN. Maintains all client data in a confidential manner.
Maintains professional relationships with organizations, families and service providers.
Prepares reports, keeps data and presents information relative to case management activities to the Board, Funding sources and public as needed.
Attends training as required.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university preferred. High School diploma or equivalent required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Ability to work well in stressful environment, successfully in time limited culture
Knowledge and experience in dealing with multicultural, interfaith coalition groups
Ability to conduct detailed analytical evaluations and studies and prepare related reports
Ability to solve problems independently, effectively, and creatively
In addition to the $45,000 salary, we supply $5,000 stipend in-place of health benefits.
Minimum Education Required