Case Manager

To apply for the Case Manager position, please download and submit our application along with your resume to Mark Churchill at mchurchill@epeckc.org .

Position Purpose:

Utilizing a strengths-based approach, the Case Manager will perform some or all of the following duties:

·       Assists program by providing case management

·       Assists with housing/transitional living

·       Assists with childcare needs

·       Assists with transportation needs

·       Assists with Medicaid and food stamp enrollment

·       Assists with any referral-based services as needed

·       Assist in emergency assistance and stabilization 

·       Motivates students through difficult life changes

·       Manage all wraparound services (i.e. dental, legal, budgeting, etc)

·       Complete intakes prior to student involvement in school

·       Complete accountability plans with the students to remove barriers to service

·       Checks in weekly with students

·       Acts as a court advocate

·       Drug tests students

·       Assists with student recruitment and marketing of the program

·       Participates in student evaluations in the program

·       Participation in multi-disciplinary team meetings

·       Communication with other departments including employment services and the grooming school

·       Create strength-based goals via Strengths Assessment and tracks progress

·       Monitor outcomes for case management services

·       Teaches soft skills classes as needed

·       Serves up to 20 students, 100% programming.

 

Collaborative:

In all areas and responsibilities, work collaboratively with peers, students, and program partners to achieve agency goals in a manner reflective of the mission of EPEC Inc.

 

Minimum Requirements:

·       Understand ethical behavior and business practices and ensure that own behavior and the behavior of others is consistent with these standards and aligns with the values of EPEC, as stated in the employee handbook.

·       Establish and maintain positive working relationships with others, both internally and externally, to achieve the goals of the organization.

·       Speak, listen and write in a clear, thorough and timely manner using appropriate and effective communication tools and techniques.

·       Develop new and unique ways to improve operations of the organization.

·       Anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of internal and external clients to meet or exceed their expectations within the organizational parameters.

·       Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve problems, and make decisions that enhance organizational effectiveness.

·       Positively influence others to achieve results that are in the best interests of the organization.

·       Assess situations to determine the importance, urgency and risks, and make clear decisions which are timely and in the best interests of the organization.

·       Set priorities, develop a work schedule, and monitor progress towards goals, and track details, data, information and activities.

·       Determine strategies to move the organization forward, set goals, create, and implement action plans, and evaluate the process and results.

·       Assess problem situations to identify causes, gather and process relevant information, generate possible solutions, and make recommendations and/or resolve the problem.

Education/Experience:

·       Bachelor’s degree in a human service-related field

·       3+ years’ experience coaching low-income parents entering the job market with a proven track record for success

Working conditions:

·       Must be able to drive your own vehicle to appointments

·       Be comfortable working in a small office

·       Must be comfortable around dogs

 

Compensation: $42,760- $48,760

Benefits:

  • 90% Employer Paid Premium Health Insurance for Employee (Base Plan)
    • Buy-up option available to reduce deductible and maximum expenses
    • Option to enroll spouse and/or dependents at employee expense
  • 100% Employer Paid Premium Dental Insurance (Individual and/or Family)
  • 100% Employer Paid Premium Vision Insurance (Individual and/or Family)
  • 100% Employer Funded Health Savings Account (HSA) (Individual Level) (Funded pro-rata, based on eligibility date)
  • 100% Employer Paid Premium Life Insurance w/ AD&D ($50,000 each) 
  • Company Sponsored Retirement Plan Eligibility w/ up to 3% Employer Match
    • Paid Leave:
      • 10 Vacation Days
      • 7 Sick Days
      • 8 Holidays