CENTER FOR URBAN COMMUNITY SVC

Case Manager (Kingsbridge Heights)

Case Manager at Kingsbridge Heights:

 

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 Case Manager position at Kingsbridge Heights directly next to the Kingsbridge 4 train stop. Kingsbridge Heights is a new 135 unit supportive housing site for middle-income, low-income and formerly homeless families and individuals located in the in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx scheduled to begin occupancy in March 2019. 

 

General Information
Location  198 E 121 STREET
New York, NY 10035
United States
Employee Type  Non-Exempt
Job Category  social Work, Supported Housing, Family
Industry  Non Profit, Social Service
Minimum Experience  4 Years
Required Degree  High School
Description

CUCS will provide comprehensive on-site supportive services for tenants, and will contract with C+C Apartment Management, LLC for property management and rent collection services.  The program provides training in evidence based practices including Motivational Interviewing, Wellness Self-Management and Parenting Journey.  Services provided include case management, mental health services and person centered service planning utilizing a family systems  approach.

 Please note that this position is effective beginning 3/01/2019.

Requirements

Responsibilities:

Case manager’s  responsibility will include case management and clinical services, engagement, outreach, psycho-education, coordination of care, ongoing individual and family counseling, and advocacy. Case Manager will participate and contribute to a program culture that is person-centered, family work oriented and dedicated to continuous quality improvement. The Case Management position is part of a team.  The team consists of one Clinical Supervisor, two Social Workers and four other Case Managers.  The Case Manager on the team offers additional diverse array of services to our clients including but not limited to:

  • Coordination of medical and psychiatric care
  • Supportive Counseling
  • Group facilitation
  • Documentation assistance, completion of assessments, service planning
  • Assistance with Self-Administration of medication

Requirements:

  • 2 years as CM 1  or
  • Bachelor’s Degree or
  • HS Diploma and 4 years relevant experience
  • 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