Stabilization Case Manager

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: Competitive

Published

11/06/2018

Address

Lynn
MA
United States

Description

Function of Work: Under the general direction of the Program Director and/or the Sr Program Director of Family Services, facilitates the transition for families moving into independent housing, provides supportive services, case management and support to ensure housing stabilization.

 

Experience: Applicants must have two years’ experience in the Human Service Field providing case management, direct care to homeless families/individuals and/or related work.

 

Principal Responsibilities:

·        Provide 12-18 month stabilization management, when family moves to independent housing

·        Develop and implement a comprehensive service plan for families

·        Maintain accurate demographic and service statistics for each family

·        Provide written monthly summaries of family goals, accomplishments, strategies and barriers

·        Maintain a minimum of monthly contact with families, through site visits as needed, and/or email, phone follow up

·        Compiles and maintain case records and files

·        Mediate tenant-landlord issues

·        Perform other assignments as designated by Program Director and/or Senior Program Director of Family Services

 

Required Skills:

  • Ability to implement and utilize limit setting techniques and appropriate boundaries

·        Extensive knowledge of community resources and how to access such

·        Must be able to adapt to circumstances and interact with a diverse clientele

·        Excellent communication, conflict resolution and supervision skills

·        Ability to work independently and relate to all levels of the organization

·        Strong interpersonal skills

·        Ability to speak, read and write English

·        Work well as part of a team

·        Able to maintain files in a neat and organized manner

·        Certified in CPR/First Aid or must obtain within 6 months from date of hire

·        Valid driver's license

·        Must be organized, detail-oriented and a self-starter

·        Be able attend all staff meetings and other trainings required for the position

 

 

 

Physical Requirements:

The requirements described here are representative of what must be done to successfully perform the essential job functions. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job function.

·        Regularly required to sit, walk, stand, bend, and stoop to access information and materials in file cabinets shelves and closets

·        Must be able to climb three flights of stairs

·        Ability to move quickly in the event of an emergency

·        Heavy lifting is sometimes required

·        Normal range of hearing and vision is required in this position with or without correction

·        Must be able to work with background distractions

·        Frequently requires use of equipment such as telephone, copiers, computers and fax machine

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

2-year degree

How To Apply

hr@lsahome.org
http://www.lsahome.org

Please forward cover letter and resume.


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