Crisis Hotline & Intake Screening 1-800-772-5987
|Title:||Case Manager - Intensive|
|Location:||Weatherford , Texas|
JOB DESCRIPTION: Under the supervision of the Clinic Manager provides an array of continuity-of-services assistance and support, including case management, to persons with mental illness or mental retardation. Responsible for identifying eligible clients and then planning, advocating, and coordinating services for these clients.Voluntary on-call during evening and weekend hours available. Position will be expected to maintain 60% of work time in direct client contact.
Must be familiar with and/or willing to be training in trauma informed care. This includes understanding, recognizing, and responding to effects of all types of trauma. Must have the ability to work in a behavioral environment where staff convey dignity, respect, hopefulness, and the opportunity for choice and empowerment among consumers.
DUTIES CONSIST OF BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: Ability to develop and maintain professional relationships with other staff and clients. Knowledge of agency and community resources and continuity of services options available to individuals. The ability to determine eligibility for case management and other mental health services through review of the record and discussion with the unit’s other service coordinators. Ability to coordinate and participate in service planning at all levels of care. Ability to work independently, organize work, prioritizes the needs of clients and the agency, and use sound professional judgment. Capacity for flexibility in dealing with ongoing changes in the service delivery system.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree in a field of human or social services from an accredited college or university required. Master's Degree preferred. Experience in social, behavioral, or human services oppucation preferred. Must have a valid Texas driver's license, a good driving record for the past 3 years and a valid auto insurance card. Must be able to utilize electronic health record system to document collaboratively and concurrently with consumers across all processes including assessment, service planning, and ongoing consumer - provider interactions.
PHYSICAL ABILITIES: Must be able to bend, stoop, kneel, crough, squat, lift at least 25 pounds, reach overhead
APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED: UNTIL FILLED
Credentialing is required for this position. Therefore, please submit a copy of your unofficial transcript with your application. If you are selected for hire an official transcript will be required.
An Application for Employment is required. A resume may be submitted; however, it will not replace an employment application.
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|Salary:||$15.04/hr (3% increase to $15.50/hr following 6-month satisfactory evaluation)|
|Benefits:||Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, HRA, HSA, FSA, Supplementals & Retirement Available|
|Address:||2101 W Pearl Street|
P.O. Box 729
Granbury, Texas, 76048