Per Diem Case Manager – PG

Center for Urban Community Services

The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for a Per Diem Case Manager position at the Prince George, a 416 unit supportive housing residence for low income tenants, many of whom have history of mental illness, homelessness, substance abuse, and/or HIV/AIDS.

Responsibilities:

The Per Diem Case Manager’s primary responsibility is to provide direct clinical services in situations when the service recipient’s primary worker is not on site, which includes: outreach to tenants; co-facilitate organized activities; crisis intervention and providing general case management assistance as needed; completing progress notes and all required documentation in a timely fashion; consistently adhere to agency’s standards. Adjust to new assignments and changing priorities and work loads as required.

 

Schedule:  Alternate weekends, Friday evenings 4:30pm – 9pm & Saturday 11am – 5pm.  Per Diem schedule may include some holidays.  Friday arrival time can be negotiated for otherwise strong candidates.

Requirements:

·  High School Diploma with one (1) year direct practice experience in direct service.

·  A Bachelor’s degree may substitute for one year experience.

·   Related experience working with mentally ill or homeless individuals is strongly preferred

·     Good verbal and written communication skills and computer literacy.

·     Bilingual Spanish/English preferred.

·     Must have good interpersonal skills.

Please be advised that you must upload your cover letter and resume in one document.
Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.