Description

Salary: $17.00/hour
Job Description: The mission of the Family Support Center's LifeStart Village is to move single parents with children from dependency to self-sufficiency. At LifeStart Village, single parents and their children move from homelessness or near homelessness into safe, stable housing where they develop the necessary skills to create a stable, nurturing environment while working toward the goal of self-sufficiency.
Position Description: The Case Manager at LifeStart Village will utilize needs assessments, and consistent, individual case management to assist our 46 residents in their goals towards self-sufficiency. This includes weekly case management sessions with 23 phase one residents and monthly sessions with phase two residents.

Hours:
Maximum 40 hours/week, Monday – Friday. Some evenings and weekends will be required on occasion.
Location of Work:
Midvale, Utah 84047
Direct Address will be Given Out Later
Requirements:
• 18+ years of age
• Department of Human Services Background Check
• CPR & First Aid certification (to take once hired)
• TB test (to take once hired)
Duties:
• Conduct & document needs assessments
• Collaborate on goal setting
• Develop written, individualized case management service plans with specific outcomes
• Build and maintain collaborative relationships with community partners and continued community outreach
• Identify services each resident is receiving from other agencies and collaborate to avoid duplication of services
• Assist residents in accessing any relevant resources such as: healthcare programs, employment services, education resources, housing programs, etc.
• Complete referrals and related activities to assist the resident in obtaining necessary services
• Assist residents to establish and maintain eligibility for any financial assistance needs
• Coach residents on how to independently access needed services
• Assess regularly case management plan and adjust accordingly
• Develop and maintain clear, organized case management documentation
• Maintain compliance with any agency contracts, policies and employment guidelines
• Assist with donation deliveries, volunteers and LifeStart Village events as needed
• Attend community events as needed
• Attend all relevant staff and community meetings
• Other duties as assigned
Qualifications:
• Case management experience (Required)
• Experience working with vulnerable populations (Preferred)
• Computer Literacy: 3 years (Required)
• Microsoft Office: 3 years (Required)
• Utah State Case Manager Certification (Preferred)
Education:
• High School Diploma (Required)
• Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field (Preferred)
Environment:
• Ability to lift 25 lbs.
• Must be able to climb stairs
Required Competencies:
• Conduct relationships to promote mutual respect with clients and community partners
• Knowledge of community supports
• Establish and maintain appropriate rapport with residents
• Excellent boundaries and good judgement
• Ability to communicate professionally and clearly, both verbally and in writing
• Excellent time-management and organizational skills
• Attention to detail
• Strong ethics and ability to adhere to strict standards of confidentiality
• Ability to work with diverse populations with sensitivity and without judgment
• Work closely with Program Director, other LifeStart Village staff, and agency-wide staff
Training Provided:
Training will take place with the LifeStart Village Program Director during the first few weeks and concurrently along the way. Will attend four hours of learning the agency culture program within the first eight weeks of being hired.
Mission Related:
As a local nonprofit, the Family Support Center relies on its staff to help deliver the agency mission of protecting children, strengthening families, and preventing child abuse. Because of your support in this position, we will have the ability to stabilize struggling parents and build stronger families by providing safe, affordable housing to low-income families and assisting them on their path to self-sufficiency.
Position Updated 05-13-2019
Location: 1760 West 4805 South, Taylorsville, Utah 84129
Status: Fulltime

Information

How to Apply: Please submit, cover letters & resumes to marissa.vannoy@familysupportcenter.org
Closing Date: 6-13-19
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