CENTER FOR URBAN COMMUNITY SVC

Case Manager

The Case Manager’s responsibilities will include case management and clinical services, engagement, outreach, psycho-education, coordination of care, ongoing individual counseling, advocacy, as well as complete documentation of these services. The Case Manager will participate and contribute to a program culture that is fast-paced, clinically focused, client-centered, outcome-oriented, and dedicated to continuous quality improvement.

 

Responsibilities will include:

General Information
Location  198 E 121 STREET
New York, NY 10035
United States
Job Category  Case Management, Mental Health, Supportive Housing
Description

The Park House and Webster Ave residences are new supportive housing sites for low-income and formerly homeless individuals. Both buildings are new construction, developed on the same plot of land, and connected by an outdoor courtyard area.  CUCS staff provide social services at both sites. This Case Manager will manage a caseload comprised of special needs and low income clients in addition to ten clients with histories of chronic homelessness who have been approved for supportive housing and referred by HRA.  The Webster will house 170 tenants and Park House houses 20 special needs tenants.  

 

Requirements

Requirements:

• Case Manager 1 requires a HS Diploma and 2 years relevant experience
• Case Manager 2 requires a Bachelor’s Degree or HS Diploma and 4 years
relevant experience.
• Case Manager 3 requires a Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years relevant experience
or BSW and 1 year relevant experience or HS Diploma and 6 years relevant experience.

• Good verbal and written communication skills

• Strong writing skills and computer literacy required

• Bilingual Spanish / English strongly preferred

Note: for every 30 college credits earned, 1 year of experience may be reduced from the requirement for applicants with HS diplomas.

 

 

Please be advised that you must upload your cover letter and resume in one document. Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.
CUCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind