The Salvation Army

  • Preventive Services Case Planner - Full-time with Excellent Benefits

    Job Locations US-NY-Syracuse
    Job ID
    2018-5150
    Category
    Social Services
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    The Salvation Army is Hiring!

     

    We are seeking individuals with a passion for helping others, and a desire to do good in their own community.

     

    We have a full-time Case Management position immediately available in our Preventive Services Program, which provides high quality home based case management services to families with children experiencing challenges that may lead to safety risks. The Case Manager will utilize evidence-based Strengthening Families Model as a guide to case planning, case coordination and counseling services.

     

    The Salvation Army offers a truly excellent benefits package to eligible employees, including:

    • Generous time off every year that includes paid holidays, up to 3 personal days, vacation time, and sick time
    • Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
    • Comprehensive Health Care Coverage with low cost employee premiums, co-pays, and deductibles
    • Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans, including Short Term Disability, AFLAC, and Voluntary Term Life
    • Flexible Spending Accounts
    • Remitted Tuition program
    • Eligible Loans may qualify for the Federal Government’s Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

    Responsibilities

    • Engaging and maintaining regular contact with assigned clients, meeting regulatory requirements by conducting regular home visits of significant duration minimally twice monthly (one contact per month with children present), frequency determined on a case-by-case basis.
    • Maintain comprehensive assessments of families, devising and implementing individualized service plans in collaboration with the Department of Social Services (DSS) and all family service providers, utilizing strategies of intervention with consideration to family strengths and all aspects of the family’s life and cultural background.
    • Providing casework/counseling, crisis intervention, brokerage and networking advocacy, coordinating services with other service providers, agencies and programs and making referrals for auxiliary services as needed under direction of their supervisor and the DSS Case Manager.                 
    • Timely completion of required Connections documents, assessments, case narratives, case plans and statistical information, reports and outcome data.
    • Actively participate in weekly supervision, team case conferences, staff meetings, DSS CORE training and professional and in-service training sessions.    

    Qualifications

    • Master’s degree in human services with a minimum of two years experience working with families or a Bachelors’ degree with five years appropriate experience working with families.
    • Position requires computer proficiency including word processing skills and the ability to provide culturally competent practice.
    • Must have a car or regular access to a car and a valid driver’s license that meets The Salvation Army insurance requirements.

    The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of disability status, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.

     

    Tags: Child Welfare

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