COE START Case Manager

Brandywine Counseling & Community Services Inc - Wilmington, DE

Full-timeEstimated: $35,000 - $48,000 a year
EducationSkills
Help - Build - Heal

Brandywine Counseling & Community Services, Inc. (BCCS) is a welcoming and innovative organization that contributes to stronger communities and enhancing quality of life by creatively providing Education, Advocacy, Treatment, Early Intervention, and Prevention services. With integrity, we promote hope and empowerment to persons and families touched by mental health, substance use, HIV and multiple occurring diagnoses, and their related challenges.

Summary of Position

The Case Manager is primarily responsible for participating in assessment, evaluation, planning, linkages, monitoring, advocacy and treatment of assigned clients. The Case Manager provides an array of clinical and support services to substance abusing women and men, who are homeless or at immanent risk of homelessness. The Case Manager is responsible for providing quality, sufficient and appropriate services and for maintaining high professional standards.

Core Functions/Knowledge Areas

Drug and alcohol treatment principles and clinical practices, standards and best practices.

Community resources - focusing on stable recovery housing for the short- and long-term.

Mental health.

Crisis intervention - Responds to urgent or emergency situations in a way that minimizes trauma to the client and staff members and results in stabilization

Qualifications

PREFERRED: CAADC or CADC, LCDP, or LCSW

Education
REQUIRED: Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science, Criminal Justice, Human Services, or related field
PREFERRED: Master's degree in related field

Education
REQUIRED: One year drug and alcohol experience; knowledge of community resources focusing on recovery housing for short- and long-term
PREFERRED: Working knowledge of available community resources