Family and Children's Association Case Manager in Mineola, New York
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Conduct and maintain all visit requirements with child, family and service providers.
Provide skill building services to clients as needed and in accordance with their service plan.
Provide on-going assessment and documentation of child and family's strengths and needs, progress towards achieving goals and efficacy of delivered services.
Coordinate and monitor Family Support and Youth Peer Advocacy Services, including attending monthly team meetings.
Link and refer to services and supports.
Complete and submit all reports, progress notes, service plans and any other written work on time and in compliance with agency and regulatory standards.
Keep client files up to date and properly filed in accordance to program and OMH guidelines.
Keep Coordinator appraised of the status of all cases and immediately inform them of any unusual situations in the family, including questionable CPS reports or any other safety concerns.
Continually operate from a strength based, family driven, and individualized care model.
Assume other tasks and responsibilities assigned to support the operations of the program.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:
Bachelor's Degree plus 2 years professional experience providing direct services for children in the children's services system with a preference for the mental health field/working with children with SED.
Valid New York State driver's license with a safe and responsible driving history. Must drive own vehicle, which is properly insured and registered, to various worksites including the homes of clients.
Intermediate computer skills with Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel.
Full-time, minimum of 35 hours per week.
Medical, dental, life, supplemental life, STD/LTD insurance, and employer contributed pension.
Accessibility to other voluntary benefits such as TDA, flexible spending account, AFLAC cancer care and personal accident insurance.
20 vacation days, 12 sick days, 4 personal days, 11 holidays and 2 floating holidays per year.