Listing

Residential Level 3.5 Case Manager

Not Actively Recruiting

Service Dates

November 12, 2018 - October 11, 2019

Application Window

October 4, 2018 - November 9, 2018

Location

  • Chicago, IL

Listing Details

Description

Under the direct supervision of the Program Manager, the AmeriCorps Residential Level 3.5 Case Manager will be part of the clinical team responsible for managing and monitoring the participants progress within the program; offering technical assistance and intense case management linkage and referrals as needed. The AmeriCorps member will focus on providing case management linkages and referrals to external service providers aimed at minimizing the overall health, legal, and social harms associated with substance use and mental health disorders. Additionally, the member will collaborate with two clinicians, providing clients that have substance use disorders with assessments, treatment plans/case reviews, and working with other community resources in meeting/achieving client service needs. The member will also facilitate group counseling and opportunity to provide individual counseling sessions to participants will/may also be available depending on the member’s readiness and willingness to learn.

Under the direct supervision of the Program Manager, the AmeriCorps Residential Level 3.5 Case Manager will be part of the clinical team responsible for managing and monitoring the participants progress within the program; offering technical assistance and intense case management linkage and referrals as needed. The AmeriCorps member will focus on providing case management linkages and referrals to external service providers aimed at minimizing the overall health, legal, and social harms associated with substance use and mental health disorders. Additionally, the member will collaborate with two clinicians, providing clients that have substance use disorders with assessments, treatment plans/case reviews, and working with other community resources in meeting/achieving client service needs. The member will also facilitate group counseling and opportunity to provide individual counseling sessions to participants will/may also be available depending on the member’s readiness and willingness to learn. Read More

Living Allowance

$800 - $1249 monthly

Benefits

Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training

Additional Benefits

- Eligibility for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits - Enrollment in the AmeriCorps Member Assistance Program (MAP) for accessible, free mental health services - Extensive professional development

Education Requirements

Less than High School Completed

Desired Languages

English, Spanish

Other Conditions

Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Economic Security, Education & Youth, Homelessness & Housing

Weekly Hours

40

Location Type

Urban

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Individual Placement

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, Community Development Organization, Health Clinic/Other Health Organization, Hospital, National Nonprofit/Affiliate, School District

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities, Professional Activities