Case manager/ Support Coordinator

Shift NJ - Paramus, NJ (30+ days ago)


PLEASE FOLLOW ALL OF THE DIRECTIONS OR YOUR APPLICATION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED! If you apply on Indeed, your application will not be considered

Please apply at: shiftnj.com/jobs and follow the directions

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Shift NJ helps empower young adults with disabilities to successfully transition to adulthood through counseling, employment skills training, supported employment, college support services, and case management.

Shift NJ is a fast growing company currently serving 520 clients with a full time staff of 22. We are looking to hire a new Support Coordinator/Case Manager for the Division of Developmental Disabilities' supports program. Our main office is in Bergen County, NJ but we provide case management in Bergen, Passaic, Essex, Hudson, Union, Somerset, Middlesex, and Monmouth counties.

We are looking for a highly motivated, highly organized, energetic, technologically proficient individual that is not only good at writing and paperwork but also great with individuals with disabilities. On top of this, we are looking for someone who shares our passion for working with adults with disabilities specifically.

Support Coordinator Responsibilities:

  • Manage services for individuals with disabilities.
  • Conduct intake meetings.
  • Develop a plan for services based on the needs of the individual.
  • Facilitate the start of services for the individual with state vendors.
  • Monitor the individual and the plan on a monthly basis
  • On call for emergencies

MINIMUM Qualifications: Do not apply if you do not meet the following qualifications:

  • Must have a driver's license and car, driving to clients homes will be required
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • 1 year of experience working with individuals with disabilities (can be a relative)
  • State, Federal Criminal Background checks and Central Registry check at the time of hire
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Extra consideration for candidates with job development experience or Spanish speaking ability (not required)

SALARY starts at $37,200 + Full Benefits after 2 months

First Two weeks on the job is training paid at $14/hour (Negotiable)

First 60 days of employment is a probationary period

Please apply at: http://www.shiftnj.com/jobs

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $37,200.00 /year

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $37,200.00 /year

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Language:

  • Did you apply on our website, following all directions? (Required)