P/T Case Manager CARE Team
Meals on Wheels Central Texas is hiring a part-time Case Manager for our CARE Team. The Case Manager is responsible for assessing the needs and delivering services within his or her professional competency. The Case Manager provides acute crisis intervention to facilitate optimal adjustment either to situations of on-going stress, such as chronic mental or physical illness, or in acutely stressful situations. This position also makes appropriate referrals to both in-house and community services and performs complex case management and human services work. The Case Manager provides case management for the length of the care plan and serves as the liaison between clients, client families, caregivers, and service providers. As required, the Case Manager completes a thorough psychosocial assessment and enters necessary and accurate data in the computer database. This person also maintains a professional relationship with both the client and the family members of the client. The Case Manager identifies problem areas and service gaps in the community and is an agent of change on behalf of the client. 28 hours/week
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, sex or age or any other legally protected status.
Skills / Requirements
Bachelor's Degree in Social Work preferred
2+ years of professional experience in a direct social services capacity with knowledge of case management best practices
Knowledgeable about local resources for individuals with disabilities and older adults
Fluency in Spanish helpful
No phone calls please.
Job Status: Part Time