East Haven Rockview Case Manager (Full-time, East Haven, CT)

August 27, 2020

Columbus House, Inc.

Job Posting: Full-Time, Non-Exempt, Non-Essential

East Haven Rockview Case Manager

 

VEVRAA Federal Contractor: Priority Referrals of Protected Veterans Requested


Purpose

Under the direction of the PSH Single Site Manager, the East Haven/Rockview Case Manager provides case management services to formerly homeless adults now living in a permanent supportive housing apartment in East Haven and Rockview. The case manager will assist individuals in finding, securing and maintaining housing and will provide linkages to educational, employment, vocational, spiritual and recreational opportunities in addition to mental health, substance abuse and medical treatment.

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services preferred with a minimum of two years’ experience working in human services or related fields. Valid drivers’ license with a good driving history. Excellent organizational and time management skills with a deadlineoriented mindset. Strong written and oral communication skills employing the English language. Proficient is Microsoft Office and other common desk top applications. Able to effectively use the local network of substance abuse, mental health, and social services providers. Familiar with criminal justice and able to engage, manage, motivate, and support. Familiar with mental health, substance abuse and dual diagnosis issues and group dynamics. Complete knowledge base of all aspects of the delivery of person centered case management. Able to meet all documentation requirements. Knowledgeable of crisis intervention, boundaries, confidentiality, universal precautions, harm reduction. Knowledge in housing first, housing law and tenant rights.

Duties and Responsibilities

Provide linkages for clients who are in need of social, mental health, educational, vocational, recreational, spiritual, and or substance abuse services. Provide transportation to appointments for residents. Coordinate and collaborate with other agencies and social service providers. Develop mutually reinforcing relationships with landlord and assist residents with finding housing as needed. Attend weekly and monthly agency, program and network meetings. Monitor all cases assigned and complete all documentation/charting required by Columbus House. Create strength-based person centered service plans. Other related duties as assigned.

Supervised by: PSH Single Site Manager

Salary: $18.45 per hour plus excellent benefits.

Schedule: Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

 

How to apply (choose only one; indicate where you saw posting):

*Email your resume and a cover letter to hr@columbushouse.org

*Send your resume and a cover letter to Human Resources Specialist, Columbus House Inc., P.O. Box 7093, New Haven CT 06519

*Fax your resume and a cover letter to 203-773-1430

*Apply via our site


Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity 

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