Case Manager-Metro Boston DMH Respite

Job Type

Part Time

Published

07/23/2018

Address

Boston
MA
United States

Description

  • Engages in relationship building with persons served to manage symptoms and/or stressors and to increase his/her ability to remain in a current living environment or transition to another community living situation.
  • Provide direct support and short term case management for assigned clients, both at a site-based location and in the community.
  • Assist clients in setting and meeting IAP goals, including assistance with housing, rehabilitative goals, appointments, and other community living supports.
  • Ensure that person’s served follow an individualized daily schedule of program activities and groups.
  • Ensures for the cleanliness and upkeep of the program, assists in meal preparation and cleanup.
  • Ensures that safety protocols are followed consistently using a non-judgmental, harm reduction approach including emergency systems, checks protocols, and safety plans.
  • Complete documentation pertaining to the client record including IAP’s, service notes, outcome measures, incident reports, and any other documentation assigned.
  • Assist in functional, clinical, and crisis assessment.
  • Administers medications in accordance with MAP standards and trains person’s served in medication self-administration procedures.
  • Maintains effective working relationships with SCFMHC campus police, DMH, other mental health providers, and local community resources throughout the Metro Boston community.


Qualifications:

  • Minimally 2 years experience working in a mental health setting.
  • BA/BS preferred.
  • Department of Public Health certification in medication administration is required within 60 days.
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills.
  • Proficiency in word processing and other computer functions.
  • Demonstrated professional communication and organizational skills.
  • Candidates who already have MAP certification and able to drive their own vehicle for client visits strongly preferred.

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree


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