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Case Manager - Napa SLP

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PRIMARY QUALIFICATIONS:

Master's degree in a mental health related field and a social service related license preferred.

Specific experience in residential treatment and/or knowledge of social rehabilitation is preferred. At least two year's experience in a community mental health program is preferred.

General case management skills, plus good clinical judgment specific to treatment planning, crisis assessment/intervention and milieu therapy are expected. Must be able to communicate effectively with staff, clients, and other providers both orally and in writing.Must demonstrate good judgment, and emotional stability.Must be able to negotiate several flights of stairs during each work shift.Must have a valid California drivers license, and must be insurable under the agency's current auto insurance policies. Also, must be able to provide own car. Public transportation may be used unless and until, in the sole judgment of management, delays in response time adversely affect the program and/or clients.Must be available to perform emergency evaluations for involuntary detention during evening hours, holidays, and weekends..At all times must be able to negotiate several flights of stairs multiple times during each work shift, and must be able to lift and carry 20 lb. packages multiple times during the work shift.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under the supervision of the Program Director or Assistant Director the Case Manager provides client care, service documentation and facility monitoring for clients of assigned apartments, and has backup responsibility for other apartments, all of which are located in multi-level buildings.

Generally, the Case Manager responds to the treatment and rehabilitation needs of assigned clients, monitoring their progress, stability, and movement throughout the course of treatment in the program. Specifically, the Case Manager must: Assume primary case coordinating responsibilities for all clients that are assigned, including but not limited to advocacy, counseling, crisis intervention, and treatment and discharge planning. Orient new clients to the Supported Living Program and facilities or, whenever possible, enable another client to orient a new client Develop treatment plans with maximum client participation, and support clients' efforts to achieve them. Communicate appropriately with other treatment personnel both within and outside the agency, exchanging information relevant to client treatment. Conduct intake interviews and case conferences, as required to maintain census and coordinate client care.

Lead or co-lead group sessions, including house meetings, on a schedule determined by the Program Director or the Assistant Director. Relay clinical and other client-related or site-related information to other program staff and/or the Program Director or Assistant Director at staff meetings and other appropriate times. Provide services in accordance with all State and federal MediCal requirements and County policies and procedures. Maintain program records including client records, progress notes, treatment plans, and other relevant information in accordance with County policies and procedures and State and federal MediCal requirements. Assist in the training of relief case managers, volunteers and interns, when requested by the Program Director or Assistant Director.Coordinate and schedule emergency relief coverage when assigned by the Program Director or Assistant Director.Consult with the Program Director, the Assistant Director, and the Program Consultant, as necessary, on such issues as case review, medications, group dynamics, etc. Attend and participate in staff meetings, supervision sessions, and other programmatic and/or administrative meetings, as assigned by the Program Director or the Assistant Director.Participate in the on-call system of the program, including evenings and weekends. Respond to emergencies in a professional, thorough, and timely manner. This includes staffing apartment sites as needed to effect 24-hour coverage during a crisis, and may further include overnight stays in apartments and scheduling and coordinating relief assistance.

Comply with all applicable federal, state and local governmental laws and regulations, as well as all agency policies and procedures, including the code of ethics.

Progress Foundation is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Bilingual/bicultural, people of color, women, individuals with personal experience as consumers of mental health services and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply

Upon receipt of a job offer and before commencement of employment, must submit to a fingerprint check and health screening exam in order to obtain clearance from the State Dept. of Social Services, Community Care Licensing. Must have a valid California drivers license, and must be insurable under the agency's current auto insurance policies. Must be able to provide own car. Employment is contingent upon meeting the above minimum qualifications.

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PRIMARY QUALIFICATIONS:

Master's degree in a mental health related field and a social service related license preferred.

Specific experience in residential treatment and/or knowledge of social rehabilitation is preferred. At least two…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$1989.00 Semimonthly

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life insurance, 403B, Medical FSA, Transit/Parking

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life insurance, 403B, Medical FSA, Transit/Parking

Location

On-site
Napa, CA, USA

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