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CASE MANAGER - THE BROOK

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BronxWorks | The Bronx, NY
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BronxWorks


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Published 28 days ago

Salary

$40,000 - $45,000


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 Brook Supportive Housing Program has multiple opportunities for Case Managers to join an established clinical team. The Brook permanently houses 189 tenants; 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. 


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

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Manage cases for concrete services such as access to benefits, case management assistance and medical care coordination.

• Provide psychosocial support to program clients.

• Conduct medication monitoring for clients in need of assistance.

• Perform financial management assistance for client support.

• Provide supportive case management services to single adults in a community environment. 

• Work some evening hours and Saturdays as required.

• Perform additional duties as assigned by manager.


QUALIFICATIONS

• Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Sociology, Human Services required.

• A minimum of at least 1 year of experience working with individuals who have experienced street homelessness, severe and persistent mental illness or substance abuse.

• Demonstrated ability to work in partnership with clients from a strengths based perspective to overcome stigma, and navigate complex systems.

• Ability to adapt to an active work environment while being a team player. 

• Bilingual English and Spanish language proficiency preferred but not required. 

• Engaging personality and detailed orientated skills are essential.

• Strong oral and written communication, time management and organizational skills are necessary.

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and other standard business technology is required. 



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

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 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

The Bronx, NY
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