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Case Manager -- Cooper Gardens

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BronxWorks
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The Bronx, NY
New
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Published 23 days ago

BronxWorks helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, we feed, shelter, teach, and support our neighbors to build a stronger community. In all aspects of our work, we strive for the highest ethical and performance standards and is guided by the belief that people are to be treated with dignity and respect regardless of their present situation or past experiences. 


The Cooper Gardens Supportive Housing Program has multiple opportunities for Case Managers to join an established clinical team. Cooper Gardens permanently houses 95 special needs tenants and families; the majority are formerly street homeless and have serious mental illness, chronic illness (including HIV/AIDS) and substance abuse challenges. Case Managers provide psychosocial support, medication monitoring, financial management assistance and supportive case management services to single adults in a community environment.  


Ideal candidate is able to demonstrate ability to work in partnership with clients from a strengths based perspective, overcoming stigma, and navigating complex systems. Additionally, ideal candidate is able to adapt to an active environment, is exceptional with time management, has strong writing and communications skills, exhibits excellent attention to detail and remains a team player. 


Cooper Gardens Supportive Housing Program provides a high level of support to its Case Managers through individual supervision, rounds, on-site trainings and staff meetings. Some evenings and Saturday availability is required. BronxWorks offers opportunities for continuing education and career growth. A BA/BS is required, Spanish Bilingual preferred but not required. 


RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Provide direct services to clients, including intake, engagement, assessment, service plan development, referral, advocacy, counseling, exit summaries and follow-up. 
  • Manage a case load for a diverse client population. 
  • Monitor and document client progress toward service plan goals. 
  • Document all interactions with, or on behalf of, clients. 
  • Maintain familiarity with program resources available on and off-site. 
  • Provide group counseling as assigned by the program director. 
  • Coordinate client services with other social service, mental health, medical, employment, educational, child care and other providers. 
  • Conduct regular case conferences with clients and service providers as required. 
  • Complete program reports on a monthly basis, or more frequently as required. 
  • Report to, and meet with, supervisor on a monthly basis. 
  • Conduct home visits and other field work, as required. 
  • Perform additional duties as assigned. 

 QUALIFICATIONS 


  • Bachelor’s degree in social work or another related field of study. 
  • One-year of case management or relevant work experience preferred. 


BronxWorks helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, we feed, shelter, teach, and support our neighbors to build a stronger community. In all aspects of our work, we strive for the…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

BronxWorks offers a variety of benefits to full-time salaried employees as well as part-time salaried employees who work at least 20 hours per week year-round. Generous paid time off for personal, vacation, parental, and medical leave and a pension plan that is 100% employer paid.

We support all aspects of diversity, and in accordance with federal, state and local laws, does not discriminate unlawfully against employees and applicants for employment on the basis of age, color, creed, disability, marital status, military status, national origin (including ancestry), predisposing genetic characteristic, race, sex, gender, actual or perceived sexual orientation (including actual or perceived heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality and asexuality), status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other characteristic protected by law.

BronxWorks offers a variety of benefits to full-time salaried employees as well as part-time salaried employees who work at least 20 hours per week year-round. Generous paid…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near The Bronx, NY
Associated Location
The Bronx, NY, USA

How to Apply

Apply for CASE MANAGER - SHCC- COOPER GARDENS using the link below: 

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=1b568ba3-8b35-4407-aa58-c406cde8fb17&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=394431&lang=en_US&source=CC4


Apply for CASE MANAGER - SHCC- COOPER GARDENS using the link below: 

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid…

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