Job Opportunity: Case Manager

Job Opportunity: Full-time Case Manager

Do you have a strong passion for working directly with people? Interfaith Partnership for the Homeless (IPH) is a progressive agency that offers programs and services, including a 30-bed emergency shelter, Drop-In Center, housing programs and a summer youth program. IPH helps individuals and families by meeting their immediate needs, providing case management services to address individual factors of homelessness so they are able to find safe, affordable housing. IPH also offers ongoing support through long term case management services to assist individuals in maintaining their housing and building a stable lifestyle.

We are looking for a team member who is highly-motivated, proactive, enthusiastic and passionate! This is a fast-paced, dynamic workplace that challenges and rewards its employees. We are looking for a talented team player with general knowledge in systems, communicating with people, and a can-do attitude.  IPH is currently accepting resumes for a Case Manager with experience. This is a ‘Full-Time’ opening; weekdays, 11:00am-7:00pm. In this non-exempt role, you will have the opportunity to help support our guests and the Agency’s Mission.

Position Profile / Outline

• Meet with guests weekly to monitor and support their individual progress toward goal attainment and their adherence to shelter guidelines
• Accept referrals, conduct intakes in accordance with IPH policies and procedures
• Develop goal plans with guest participation
• Ensure appropriate referrals, advocacy, and monitoring of goal progress are reflected in documentation and milestone achievement.
• Maintain compliance with Department of Social Services documentation requirements for payment of individual shelter stays
• Make referrals for healthcare, drug/alcohol treatment, clothing, employment and educational services, and disability support services, as appropriate
• Provide more frequent contact and intensive case management for guests with more complex needs until appropriate support services can be accessed
• Provide crisis intervention when appropriate
• Ensure documentation of case management services provided
• Conduct weekly Life Skills Groups and coordinate on-site and off-site activities for guests.
• Meet weekly with supervisor for case review and supervision
• Other assigned activities that build the capacities of guests and staff to fulfill the mission of IPH.

Qualifications

1. Associate’s Degree in Human Services or related field required, Bachelor’s Degree preferred
2. Valid New York State Drivers License and reliable transportation required
3. Basic familiarity with computers: Windows, MS Office, email, and database use
4. Good working knowledge of local resources

Additional Position Responsibilities

  • Maintain & honor IPH’s Core Values – to treat everyone with respect while proactively supporting our Mission
  • Obtain successful pre-employment PPD test and maintain annually.
  • Perform & successfully pass Drug Screenings as required
  • Ability to honor and maintain strict confidentiality in all areas: written, spoken and observed communication

How to Apply

If you are interested, please email or fax the following to the attention of Kristen Giroux, Assistant Director, at [email protected] / Fax: 518 432-7148. No Phone Calls, Please.

1. Your Resume
2. Cover Letter to include your salary expectations
3. Please place “Case Manager” in the subject line of your email / fax

We look forward to hearing from you. Only those submissions with compensation expectations will be reviewed. Principals only – no third party submission will be honored or paid.

Please note – IPH is very close to public transportation and street parking is available.

Interfaith Partnership for the Homeless is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

There are so many ways that you can help us help others.

We are so grateful for the partnership and support of APD! Thank you for the delicious breakfast for our guests and… https://t.co/xGFERrrU4u