A way home - case Manager
The A Way Home (AWH) program is a Landlord Subsidized Leasing Program (LSLP) designed to provide Rapid Rehousing to help individuals and families quickly exit homelessness and return to permanent housing. The AWH Case Manager will provide field-based case management for homeless individuals. The AWH Case Manager will use Motivational Interviewing to assist and support the participants in addressing the barriers that led them into homelessness. Requires knowledge and experience in Housing First, Mental Health, Addictive Disorders, Benefits Eligibility, strength-based models, and Job Coaching. Case Manager will provide support for neighbors, increase their social capital, assist with mainstream benefits and provide referrals to established agencies, charities, and government programs. Case Manager is responsible for helping participants maintain successful placements and provide ongoing support to those enrolled in the program. The primary goal is assisting the participant to live independently in their own apartment.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, or a related field, is required. Masters preferred.
Experience: One (1) year experience in case management, experience with highly vulnerable populations, homeless population preferred. Experience working in housing programs preferred. Orientation to best practices for vulnerable populations, preferred.
Number of Openings: 1
Department: Neighbor Support Services
Schedule: Business hours, flexible hours as needed.
To apply, please click here to download and fill out an application. Then email the application, your resume and cover letter to careers@CitySquare.org.