Job Opportunity: YWCA-Bilingual Family Case Manager

The YWCA of Northeast Indiana has one available position.

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Bilingual Family Case Manager

Purpose

Provide intensive support services to assist domestic violence survivors attain goals leading to self-sufficiency. Prefer Bi-Lingual candidate (English and/or Spanish and/or Burmese)

Essential Duties

  • Interview and assess applicants for appropriateness for entry into program.
  • Provide case management/home visits for clients; Observe client’s daily living and parenting skills ;  redirect and/or teach skills where needed.
  • Facilitate education / job training / life skills groups.
  • Work closely with other case managers and shelter staff.
  • Collaborate with other service providers and/or stakeholders in order to obtain referrals into the program.
  • Refer clients, according to their specific needs, to appropriate community resources and advocate on their behalf.
  • Maintain compliance with state standards.
  • Maintain accurate and appropriate records.
  • Adhere to established policies and procedures.
  • Participate in marketing efforts of program.
  • Listen and assist clients with options as client issues arise; create and maintain high quality work environment to perform at highest level.
  • Process new clients and those exiting the program.
  • Transport clients in personal vehicle, as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned to meet the organization’s goals.

Education

  • Bachelor’s in Social Work or related field, or equivalent education and experience.
  • CPR and First Aid Certifications
  • Ability to speak Spanish and/or Burmese as a second language

Knowledge and Experience; Physical/Mental Requirements

  • Walking, standing, bending, stooping, reaching, moderate lifting and carrying (up to thirty (30) pounds).
  • Full range of body motion including manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination.
  • Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.
  • Ability to sit at a computer work station for extended periods of time.
  • Occasional need to stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to focus on detail and accuracy of work product.
  • Work is performed primarily in a non-smoking office environment, though travel may expose employee to inclement weather conditions.
  • Occasional high stress may be experienced in dealing with clients, staff and volunteers.

How to Apply

*To view the full job description and apply online, see HERE

 

 

 

 

 

 

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