Mental Health Case Manager
Program: Charaka Community Support Program Location: 7888 12th Avenue South, Bloomington
Position Summary: This position is responsible for providing intensive case management services to Adults with serious and persistent mental illness. This position works within a multi-disciplinary team assisting clients to live as successfully as possible in the community.
Primary Responsibilities: 1. Conduct an initial assessment and develop an Individual Community Support Plan that will assist clients to address their needs, deficits, and goals. 2. Evaluate and consult with client, team members and others significant to the client, and change and further specify Plan on a continuing basis. 3. Visit clients on a regular basis to check progress, provide support and monitor mental health functioning and medication effectiveness. 4. Refer clients to appropriate community resources and arrange transportation to appointments as needed. 5. Communicate with case management team members, community professionals, and other service providers to ensure that services for client are coordinated. 6. Maintain client files and program records, court reports, and develop reports as required. 7. Participate in clinical supervision, staff meetings, and meet regularly with program coordinator for individual supervision to meet supervision requirements. 8. Comply with HIPPA and Data Privacy Practices. 9. Positively represent agency, program and participant needs. 10. Actively participate in agency’s undoing racism plan. 11. Assist in direct supervision of clients during open social/recreation at the CSP. 12. Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: 1. Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in behavioral sciences or related fields including but not limited to social work or psychology from an accredited college or university. 2. Have at least 2,000 hours of post BA supervised experience in the delivery of services to persons with mental illness or MA degree in the field. 3. One year experience working with people who have serious and persistent mental illness. 4. Experience working with a caseload is preferred. 5. Ability to relate to and advocate for diverse client needs and interests. 6. Ability to complete paperwork accurately and in a timely manner. 7. Ability to learn and understand client needs and mental health recovery related to the provision of community mental health services. 8. Strong written and verbal communication skills and computer experience. 9. Have a valid driver’s license, insurance, and a reliable car.
Salary and Benefits: DOQ. 3 weeks paid vacation, 10 sick and 10 paid holidays, medical, dental, life and LTD insurance, 401(K) plan.
How to Apply: Fax resume to Jessi at: 612.752.8351, email to: firstname.lastname@example.org., or send to 7888 12th Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55425. Call with questions to: 612-752-8376.
Spectrum Community Mental Health is interested in hiring staff who are capable of functioning effectively in the context of cultural differences and capable of valuing differences in all cultures.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer