Case Manager

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $50,000
Maximum: $60,000

Published

09/04/2018

Start Date

10/15/2018

Application Deadline

09/14/2018

Address

1217 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington
DC
20020
United States

Description

The Case Manager works with the case management and program team to offer case management and personal support to women living in Calvary’s transitional housing programs. The staff team works from a strengths-based model, offering resources to support women in achieving their goals for health, financial stability and independent living. The Case Manager works primarily on-site at the housing programs, but also attends off-site meetings and appointments with residents.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Work with a caseload of 15 women; developing and reaching the goals outlined in personalized case plans
  • Engage women in on-site services including therapy, recovery meetings, medical care, education and employment services
  • Make referrals for community-based services; strengthen relations with other service providers in the city
  • Complete intake process for new residents
  • Maintain current and accurate hard-copy and electronic case files
  • Work one evening shift each week; monthly emergency on-call shift


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES


  • Team player
  • Excellent active listening and crisis intervention skills
  • Proficient use of data collection tools to track client progress
  • Strong interpersonal, written and oral communications skills; proven ability to communicate with diverse audiences
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook) required


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE


  • Bachelor's degree in social work or related field and a minimum of three (3) years of case management experience
  • Experience working with women and the issues of substance abuse, mental health, trauma and homelessness
  • Familiarity with transitional housing and other residential housing models



ABOUT CALVARY WOMEN'S SERVICES


Calvary Women’s Services offers housing, health, education, and employment programs that empower homeless women in Washington, DC, to transform their lives. Calvary’s programs are designed for women who are survivors of violence and trauma, are living with mental illness, or are in recovery from substance abuse. Through personalized services and with peer support, each woman identifies and builds on her own strengths in order to meet her goals for safe housing, good health, and financial independence. With more than thirty years’ experience, we know our model works: every five days, a woman moves from Calvary into her own home with the skills and confidence she needs to succeed.

 

Calvary is currently engaged in program and organizational growth, focused on achieving our vision of ending homelessness for women in our community by moving aggressively in three strategic direction; increasing the affordable housing available to women, expanding opportunities for women to secure sustainable income, and becoming a leader in advocating with and for women in DC.

Benefits

We offer great benefits including:

  • 100% of employee’s CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield medical insurance
  • Optional dental and/or vision insurance coverage
  • 100% of employee’s life insurance, short-term disability and long-term disability insurance
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for medical, dependent care, and transportation reimbursable expenses
  • Portable life insurance
  • Aflac Supplemental Policies for Accidents, Hospitalizations and/or Cancer Protection
  • Generous vacation (beginning at 15 days), sick leave and holidays
  • Professional development funds for training and education

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

careers@calvaryservices.org
http://www.calvaryservices.org

To apply, please email at careers@calvaryservices.org with the name of the position in the subject line.

Applications should include a cover letter and resume


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