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Family Shelter Case Manager

Company: Hildebrand Family Self-Help Center
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: September 17, 2022

Job Description:

The Family Shelter Case Manager (CM) position is essential to the families who live in congregate, co-shelter and scattered sites. In collaboration with the Resident Assistants, Housing Specialists, System Navigators and Shelter Management, the Family Shelter Case Manager ensures the well-being of the family as a whole unit focusing on the health and human service needs of the families assigned. The Family Shelter Case Manager is responsible for meeting with the clients on an ongoing basis and is available to refer families who may need additional supports. What you will do: Conduct psychosocial needs assessments of the head of household and formulate action plans as needed. Help families navigate barriers to tenancy and build a support system by connecting them with people and programs in the community. Provide support to a family in a moment of crisis and report significant concerns to program management in a timely manner. Utilize clinical consultation support, as needed, in order to access the individual's or family's level of need. Assist in the development and facilitation of groups, classes, and skills training to help clients achieve goals and specifics within the action plan set. Measure and review case progress and facilitate case consultation meetings. Work as part of a team and coordinate with Housing Specialists, System Navigators, Residential Assistants, Supervisors and other program staff. Work onsite five days a week at multiple locations. Participate in on-call duties.What you will need: Education- Applications must have A BA/BS Degree or higher in Human Services, Social Work, or Counseling and 1-2 years of experience. Experience- Knowledge of evidence-based practices to help combat homelessness, working knowledge of the Stages of Change and Motivational Interviewing Skills- Demonstrated ability to work independently but also collaboratively, organize and prioritize work, conflict Resolution and Crisis Intervention Skills. Ability to follow/articulate written and verbal instructions in a precise, timely and understandable manner Language- Bilingual Spanish or Haitian CreoleJob Type: Full-timePay: $22.00 - $24.00 per hourBenefits: Dental insurance Health insurance Paid time off Vision insuranceSchedule: 8 hour shiftWork Location: One location

Keywords: Hildebrand Family Self-Help Center, Cambridge , Family Shelter Case Manager, Executive , Cambridge, Massachusetts

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