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CASE MANAGER-ST. MARGARET OF CORTONA
Counseling, FT Employee
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington (Woodbridge, VA)
St. Margaret of Cortona Transitional Housing of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington seeks a full-time case manager to oversee its families at St. Margaret of Cortona Transitional Housing in Prince William County. St. Margaret offers 12-24 months of transitional housing to homeless families exiting emergency shelters. The hired individual will provide intensive case management to residents who are on their path to independent living and financial stability. In keeping with Catholic Charities Gospel Mission to serve those in need, mind, body and spirit, Catholic Charities will provide the families of St. Margaret with the opportunity to engage in transformational activities. The position will require some evening work as well as on-call responsibilities.The candidate must be able to develop strong working relationships with the client population, be able to relate to individuals making significant life decisions, and be supportive of individuals’ increasing independence. Must also be able to provide effective training, prepare written reports, and maintain client documentation.
Assist residents in securing appropriate services.
Assist residents in plan for discharge/exit planning from the program.
Monitor the need to plan, coordinate, and conduct Client Concern Meetings.
Maintain complete client records in accordance with agency and best standard practice.
Create and maintain financial budgets and monthly service fee calculations and provide money management education with clients.
Function as a contributing member of a multidisciplinary team with St. Margaret and Catholic Charity employees, deployed staff, and involved agencies.
Support clients in their successful completion of the program.
Demonstrate positive role modeling for residents and contribute to the health and wellbeing of all residents while on duty.
Practice effective time management and communication skills.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field. A master’s degree in human services with experience will be preferred.
Two years’ experience with providing services to low income high barrier adults is preferred.
Bilingual Spanish preferred
Valid Driver’s License.
Knowledge of Virginia Mandated Reporting Requirements.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office
Current certification in CPR/First Aid may be required.
Physical Requirements: Transitional case management requires travel and some home-visits. Some hours will be indoors in a normal office environment with little exposure to excessive noise, dust, fumes, vibrations and temperature changes; computer use up to 3 hours at a time; work at fast pace with unscheduled interruptions, responsibilities may require and adjusted work schedule, overtime, and evening/weekend hours.
Please send cover letter with salary requirements and resume to [email protected]
No phone calls, please. EOE. (54)