Case Manager – Prospect Place

Center for Urban Community Services

The Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS) seeks a Case Manager for Team 2 for its Prospect Place shelter for homeless, mentally ill women. Prospect Place is a beautiful, newly renovated building on a tree-lined street located at 174 Prospect Place in Brooklyn, NY. Amenities include: a full medical suite and offices for the on-site medical, psychiatric, and social service teams, resident lounges with TVs and computers, and outdoor garden space.

The program’s goal is permanent housing placement that meets women’s preferences, needs and abilities. The program is readily accessible by public transportation.

Program services include: housing placement, on-site health and mental health care, housing focused case management, and group services. Prospect Place operates 7 days per week with 24 hour clinical and security staff.

The Case Manager is responsible for working with an assigned group of clients to help them live full and satisfying lives in the community; helping their team and program to function well and meet their contractual obligations; and striving, as appropriate to their role, to fulfill the CUCS programs’ core purpose, core values and vision statements.

Experience and Education Required:

Case Manager 2

2 years as CM 1
or
Bachelor’s Degree
or
HS Diploma and 4 years relevant experience.

Note: For every 30 college credits earned, 1 year of experience may be reduced from the requirement for applicants with HS diplomas.

Case Manager 3

2 years as CM 2
or
Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years relevant experience
or
BSW and 1 year relevant experience
or

HS Diploma and 6 years relevant experience.

Note: For every 30 college credits earned, 1 year of experience may be reduced from the requirement for applicants with HS diplomas.

Appropriate verbal and written communication skills
Computer literacy
Bilingual Spanish/English preferred