Essential Functions* of the position are detailed below and include any physical requirements checked below: 1. Provides intensive case management and supportive services to assigned clients who are chronically homeless with a documented disability by assisting them with locating and securing housing for the Critical Time Intervention Representative Payee Program (CTI-RP); 2. Advocates for clients with regard to financial, state/federal benefits, housing, job training, job referral and or treatment programs; 3. Completes psycho-social and other assessments in client homes, Agency work locations, or other public locations that are accessible to the clients, including but not limited to: individual interviews, collateral conferences, evaluation of client needs and abilities and following up,when necessary; 4. Maintains up-to-date and accurate client files and databases, as required by program protocols, procedures, Agency-policies, licensing and funding bodies; 5. Develops and facilitates scheduled monthly support group meetings, establishes services plans and intervenes, when necessary, using a variety of professional approaches; 6. Knows and complies with the laws and regulations relevant to the position and services. 7. Works collaborative with internal and external partners to obtain services for clients; 8. Participates in community outreach efforts by representing the Agency in community events; 9. Meets with each client, as required by the Program or based on client needs; 10. Assists the Program Director with completing reports and the grant writing process, as needed.
PLEASE NOTE:* Essential functions include all other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Kneel and move from sitting, bending, kneeling or standing multiple times a day. Push and pull objects up to 25 pounds. Climb up and down up to 6 flights of stairs at a time. Lift up to 25 pounds.
Other Requirements: Comply with program and/or Agency requirements related to: Background check, including any program specific requirements Driver's License and reliable transportation Agency-specified automobile insurance Additional Requirements: May be asked to occasionally work evenings, weekends or special events, as needed.
Relevant Education: Preferred: MSW Minimum: Master's Degree in Related Area
Relevant Experience: Preferred: 3+ years of related experience Minimum: 3+ years of social services
Certification/Licensure: Preferred: Licensed Social Worker/Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Professional Counselor/Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor Minimum: N/A