The Case Manager will provide case management to individuals who are formerly homeless ex-offenders living at The Cottages at Hickory Crossing, requiring knowledge of and experience in housing first, mental health, addictive disorders, benefits eligibility and community resources. Case Manager will assist participants in communication with and support from established agencies, charities, and government programs. Case manager is responsible for helping residents achieve successful housing placements and provide ongoing support to those living at the Cottages. The overall goal is to help residents to continue living independently in their own Cottage.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field preferred. Masters preferred.
Experience: One (1) year experience in case management, experience working with the homeless preferred.
Licensure/Certification: Licensed from an accredited university in social work or related field preferred
Additional Requirements: Must be proficient in MS Word, Excel, and Outlook. Ability to work occasional flexible hours as requested. Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation with valid insurance. Willing to transport residents, as needed. Willing to work with formerly homeless individuals with disabilities (physical, mental and/or substance abuse)
Number of Openings: 1
Department: Neighbor Support Services (NSS)
Schedule: Business hours, flexible hours as needed.