Case Manager: Child and Family Team

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Case Manager: Child Team - Full-Time

Union Category XI

Location: Duluth, MN 

Salary:  $16.79 per hour

Benefit Eligible - Yes

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL QUALIFIED PERSONS

SUMMARY:  Case Managers maintain responsibility planning, assessing, referring, and monitoring services for children who have been diagnosed with a mental illness. This position works with a multi-disciplinary team of internal and external providers.  

DUTIES: Accept assigned referrals and engages clients to initiate services.  The case manager assists in obtaining necessary assessment data, participates in integrated treatment coordinating which may include, treatment plan, releases of information, progress notes, and referrals to internal and external providers. The case manager arranges and attends meetings with client and other providers to coordinate needed client services in areas of mental health, family relationships, social interactions, independent living skills, employment/vocation, transportation, finances, housing, education, leisure/ recreational activities, physical health, and other basic needs. He/she works cooperatively with other service providers and has a good understanding of program eligibility requirements and referral aspects associated with community resources.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

-B.A. degree in human services or a related field plus 2000 hours of supervised experience (1-year) working with children with mental illness, substance use, or emotional disturbance OR

-Completed Master's Degree in Human Services or Behavioral Science.

Experience can be mixed Adult and Child but must contain some experience providing services to children. 

Position also requires; reliable transportation, proof of vehicle insurance, and valid driver's license, and knowledge of resources in St. Louis County.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  Two years of related experience. Experience working with children with mental illness, substance use, or emotional disturbance

FILING APPLICATIONS:  APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED OR POST-MARKED BY THE CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled .  Job applicants must meet all minimum qualifications.  It is the responsibility of the applicant to verify that applications are on file on or before the closing date.

The Human Development Center

Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

 Minorities Encouraged to Apply