Job Opportunity: YWCA – Family Case Manager

YWCA Northeast Indiana has one available position.

Family Case Manager – Community ProgramsYWCA_prefer_loc_white [Converted]

Expectations of Every YWCA Staff Member:

  • Uphold and promote the YWCA Mission.
  • Maintain compliance with state standards.
  • Adhere to established policies and procedures.
  • Contribute to fund development efforts for support of all programs and the overall Association.
  • Provide support to other departments and staff.

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 Essential 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.
  • Bi-Lingual candidate (English and/or Spanish and/or Burmese) is preferred

How to Apply:

To view full job description and to apply online, see HERE

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