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Per Diem Case Manager

Center For Urban Community Services

Description

The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for a Per Diem Case Manager position at the Hegeman, a 160 unit permanent supportive housing residence located in Brownsville, Brooklyn, for low income tenants, many of whom have histories of mental illness, homelessness, and substance abuse. The building has a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Safety Design) silver rating and includes a 24/7 attended lobby, a community garden, a computer room, and a fitness room.

CUCS provides comprehensive on-site social services using a recovery orientation, which includes the implementation of evidence based practices such as Supported Employment, Motivational Interviewing, and Wellness Self Management.

Responsibilities include provision of clinical services, outreach to tenants; occasionally facilitating organized classes and activities; crisis intervention and providing general assistance as needed.
Schedule: Friday evenings 4pm – 7pm & Saturday 10am – 3pm, alternate weekends.

Qualifications

High School diploma; one-year direct practice experience in mental health and/or Substance Abuse Treatment. Related experience working with mentally ill or homeless individuals is strongly preferred, good verbal and written communications skills; computer literacy. A Bachelors Degree may substitute for one-year experience. Bilingual Spanish/English preferred.

Contact

Send resume and cover letter to the following email address: keisha.ashman@cucs.org

• Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.

• CUCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind

For more information please go to the link below:

https://www.cucs.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/CM-The-Hegeman-1.pdf

Posted on 05/23/18; CVMHA ID #12091