Case Manager

at Episcopal Community Services (view profile)
Location National City, CA
Date Posted November 2, 2017
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Under the supervision of the Program Manager, the Case Manager is responsible for care coordination and referral/linkage services to adults with substance use disorders.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Work with clients deemed in need of significant care coordination and/or referral, linkage and coordination services.
  • Link clients with resources that are relevant to support client recovery.
  • Provide information, support and follow up services as needed.
  • Participate in treatment team meetings and contribute towards definition of treatment plans and diagnosis.
  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive and current database of relevant resources for persons served by the program.
  • Ensures client records are maintained according to quality improvement guidelines and other contract requirements.
  • Consults with other community, social, health and welfare agencies.
  • Participate as a team member in administering internal and external rules and program standards in order to support client progress toward identified goals.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by direct and executive management.
  • Performs drug testing urinalysis specimen collections and screening as required.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • At minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree in counseling, psychology or social work from an accredited university is required.
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a clinical setting, preferably working with clients with mental illness and/or substance use disorders
  • Ethics and standards relevant to client/staff interactions in therapeutic, case management, and/or health and human services environments.
  • Bilingual Spanish preferred.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • Must pass criminal background check through, Live Scan fingerprinting, FBI and Department of Justice
  • Must have CPR certification or be willing to acquire on the job.
  • Must be free of debarment.
  • ECS requires pre-hire medical clearance including drug/alcohol and TB screening.

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