Case Manager - E (14873)

Overview

City:
Brainerd
State:
MN
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Youth
Employment Status:
Part Time

Description

 

Lutheran Social Service MN is a dynamic social service organization serving children, youth and families, people with disabilities, older adults and military veterans.  Trustworthiness is a value and strength shared by our employees and recognized by the communities we serve.  We offer an ALIVE Workplace (Supportive, Positive and Fun) and careers that challenge, energize and rewards employees.  Consider joining us!

This is a part-time temporary position with the potential to turn into full-time in the future.

As a Case Manager you will provide case management services to individuals and youth in transitional living. You will manage the client intake/discharge process, work with program participants to develop case plans/goals and monitor, guide and assist them to carry out case plan tasks. You will meet with program participants on a regular and communicate often with family members, professionals and outside agencies involved in client transition regarding client progress. You will complete assessments, determine eligibility for government and community services, make referrals and develop a comprehensive follow up system to maintain a contiguous path of services. In this role you will facilitate weekly client groups and/or client recreation activities, build new relationships with community organizations and employers, build and maintain collaborative relationships with a range of providers for current and future service and promote/represent the program at community gatherings. You will maintain accurate and current case files, program records and reports and other documentation.

Minimum Requirements

 
  • Four or more years of a combination of education and experience in working with similar clientele.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in social work or a related field is desired.
  • A valid driver's license, acceptable driving record and a Motor Vehicle Check.
  • Computer literate.
  • Strong written and oral communication and problem solving skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Able to demonstrate professional boundaries.
  • Ability to promote a positive, supportive and collaborative atmosphere.
  • Knowledgeable regarding community programs and referrals.

Lutheran Social Service of MN is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of all people regardless of gender, race, culture, religion, ethnicity, protected veteran status and/or disability.   We actively foster an environment that is free of racism, discrimination, bias, and harassment where all individuals are treated with dignity, safety and respect.

Additional Posting Information:
This is a part-time temporary position with the potential to turn into full-time in the future.

LSS employees have deeply meaningful work that changes lives, the opportunity for their unique gifts to shine and grow, and abundant and balanced lives.