428 South Street
The AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod is seeking a motivated and energetic person to fill the position of Medical Case Manager / Housing Worker at our Mid-Cape/Hyannis location. This is a full-time position working primarily traditional hours, Monday through Friday; the position is based out of Hyannis, with periodic office hours in Provincetown and other Cape-wide agency sites. Responsibilities include meeting with clients to assess housing needs, working with clients from assessment to lease-up, providing supported referrals re housing in a prioritized context, conducting intake, assessments and screenings for new and registered clients, developing individualized treatment plans and serving as an advocate for clients in helping obtain a full range of benefits, including food and nutrition services and housing assistance. This position will work in collaboration with Client Services and Prevention/Screening staff as well as other health providers and social services agencies to ensure that client needs are met as effectively as possible.
Preferred candidates will have a strong knowledge of HIV/AIDS issues and a keen ability to maintain confidentiality. Candidates must have a basic knowledge of case management methods as well as local and state resources available to people living with HIV/AIDS. Candidates should possess an interest in advocating for housing for disenfranchised populations, and the challenges of working within a system with limited resources for same. Also, successful candidates will have very strong verbal and written communication skills, a strong sense of professionalism and boundaries, and a sound ability to conduct crisis intervention and conflict resolution. Must have a valid driver’s license. Successful candidates will have 2-years of experience in human services including working with LGBT clients, people with chronic illness, those with substance use and mental health issues, the disabled and the homeless population. Knowledge of Harm Reduction/Risk Reduction models of service delivery strongly preferred.
401K Retirement plan with agency match
Generous personal, vacation and sick time
Working within a passionate and committed team of people
Level of Language Proficiency
Preferred Not required: Spanish, Brazilian, Portuguese: Not required
Minimum Education Required