Case Manager (Communities in Action)

Home Start Inc.
Published
January 21, 2022
Location
San Diego, California
Category
Job Type
Salary
19.73
Type of Pay
Hourly
Contact Name
Human Resources
Contact Email
HR@home-start.org

Description

Job Summary: Provides center-based case management, supportive services and educational classes in the community.

Bilingual in English and Spanish required.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conducts client assessments consistent with program requirements.
  • Provides case management services including: identification of clients’ needs and goals on case plan with ongoing monitoring and follow-up on progress towards those goals.
  • Provides services to clients including, but not limited to providing linkages to resources to increase income and promote self- sufficiency.
  • Plans and conducts groups including financial literacy and intergenerational educational and recreational activities.
  • Teaches and demonstrates goal setting and decision making.
  • Provides support to families in identifying and obtaining community resources.
  • Maintains a flexible working schedule to accommodate families’ schedule.
  • Maintains accurate and timely case records documenting all services provided.
  • Maintains monthly reporting and data entry as required by the contract.
  • Monitors participants’ progress in developing skills needed to assure positive outcomes
  • Assures security of confidential information and materials.
  • Networks and develops relationships with various community service agencies.
  • Attends agency, program and collaborative meetings as assigned.
  • Attends and participates in training as appropriate.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 


Qualifications:

Education: A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, education and/or related human services field. Demonstrated experience in providing case management and group activities to low income individuals with the goal of enhancing self-sufficiency. Ability to provide support, structure, empathy, sound judgement, insight into human behavior and family relations. Skills: Effective communication skills. Must be a team player and be able to work independently. Computer literate as appropriate. Bilingual in English and Spanish required. Other Requirements: Must have a valid California driver’s license, insurance and a reliable vehicle and be willing to use it on the job.

Physical Demands:

  • Sitting for long periods of time in the homes of client families, in the office or at required meetings.
  • Traveling in car to clients or to agency and community meetings.
  • Frequent note taking and recording in case files

Work Environment:

  • Office space is shared.
  • The noise level fluctuates from quiet to noisy.

 


Condition of Employment

In accordance with the recent California Department of Public Health Orders, depending on work location and subcontractor requirements, employees must adhere to the below requirements:

  • Provide a copy of your COVID-19 Vaccination OR undergo weekly COVID-19 testing and observe all other infection control requirements, including face coverings.
  • Obtain either the first dose of a one dose regime or the second dose of a two-dose regime of a COVID-19 vaccine by September 30, 2021* in accordance with CDPH order dated August 5, 2021.
    • There may be exemptions to the vaccination mandate.

 


Home Start, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in the hiring of personnel because of gender, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship pregnancy, age, marital status, sexual orientation, medical condition, genetic information, gender identity or gender expression, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws

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