Community Services Case Manager
Community Services Case Manager 3
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'Connecting People with Possibilities' Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
The Community Services Case Manager will provide support and assistance to families of children and adults who are eligible for DDS services, including those on the autism spectrum. Services and supports include information and referral, service navigation, support groups, family trainings, parent networking, mentoring, facilitate social/recreational events and transportation based on the priority needs of families. The Community Services Case Manager will provide assistance obtaining public benefits, entitlements and generic resources available in the local geographic area. The Case Manager will be responsive to the cultural and linguistic needs of the identified families.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide support and assist families with obtaining services to meet their priority needs.
Create opportunities and provide support to individuals in making decisions to develop their skills, enjoy creative social experiences and foster independence.
Provide services to families and individuals according to DDS, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, and **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. policies and procedures.
Provide support to families with medical, clinical and financial needs.
Transport individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other community activities.
Maintain required documentation according to DDS and all applicable regulatory standards.
Assist families with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
Facilitate management of flexible spending funds as needed.
Data collection and reporting according to DDS and/or **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. requirements.
Maintain core training certifications as mandated by DDS and **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***..
Other duties as assigned.
Must have a Bachelors Degree in a related field or, in the alternative, three years experience working in the Human Services field.
A minimum of 1 year of experience working in the human services field and/or experience working with families of children or adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities including families of adults on the autism spectrum.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
Valid drivers license and one year of driving experience.
Must have a reliable vehicle that has the required insurance coverage.
Basic computer skills.
Bilingual/bicultural preferred especially in Spanish or Khmer.
While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds.
The employee must be able to drive a vehicle.
Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perfor m the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. policy.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.
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Document ID: AC275-0FJD