A bit about us:
Nonprofit based in Silicon Valley is seeking an experienced Case Manager to assist with shelter-based services to homeless individuals and families throughout the Silicon Valley area. The candidate will have excellent communication skills and a background working with the medical and social services teams. The ideal candidate will also have experience working with homeless and marginalized populations with physical and mental disorders.
- Completes case management assessment of residents
- Develops, implements, and revises individual case plans and consistently monitors progress toward client goals
- Provide ongoing supportive and/or case management functions in accordance with the case/treatment plan
- Communicate regularly with medical professionals, social workers, and family members, regarding client’s treatment progress, etc., when appropriate
- Assists clients to gain access to benefits in accordance with treatment plans
- Works with supervisory assistance to evaluate possible course decisions regarding client status and makes decisions where there is no opportunity to seek supervisory assistance.
- Consults and cooperates with community systems to facilitate linkage, referral, crisis management, advocacy, and follow-up with the focus on attaining treatment goals specific to respite services, work readiness, and housing readiness
- Maintains records in accordance with applicable standards and regulations, grant requirements, etc.
- Maintains a high level of ethical conduct regarding confidentiality, dual relationships, and professional stature
Why join us?
Employees are passionate about serving their community. A culture of collaboration and innovation provides a thriving and successful environment for all.
- Location: Onsite in Palo Alto, CA
- Schedule: Mon - Fri, 8am-5pm
- Pay Rate: $40+ per hour
- Comprehensive benefits package, which includes Medical, Dental, Vision
- Flex Spending Account, Dependent Care Reimbursement Account,
- Long-Term Disability,
- Life Insurance,
- An understanding of ideas and practices that promote diversity, equity, and inclusion; and a commitment to ongoing professional development.
- Active California LVN License highly desired
- Bi-lingual Spanish language capabilities a plus
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; proven ability to collaborate with community partners
- Understanding of the issues faced by homeless individuals and other marginalized populations in crisis
- Experience working with mentally ill and dually diagnosed clients highly desirable