Westside Domestic Violence Shelter is hiring a CASE MANAGER, who will work under the supervision of the Director of the Westside Domestic Violence Shelter. The Case Manager's responsibilities are individualized confidential family case management and self-sufficiency program planning, under the direction of the Program Director. WORK SCHEDULE: 20 hours per week. Hours are flexible and may include nights and weekends. REQUIREMENTS: 40-hour DV certification as required under CA Evidence Code 1037. This can be obtained after being hired. In addition, we require a live scan/background check and a DMV record.
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
JOB DESCRIPTION: *Maintain confidentiality and Client-Victim Privilege laws. *Conduct and write clear, concise intake assessments with clients and explain program rules and regulations, and maintain relevant, meaningful case plans and schedules that will be monitored and completed. *Provide client transportation, resourcing, referrals and legal advocacy. *Develop and maintain case records that document services provided to residents. *Implement policies and procedures established by the Program Director, Board of Directors through administration of program's daily activities. *Assist with the supervision of program operations including family housing placement, case management services, house meeting and room check. *Provide direct services to shelter clients including domestic violence advocacy with outside agencies. *Respond to emergency situations including crisis counseling and safety planning. *Establish and maintain cooperative relations with local agencies and program funders. PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job: *Mobility - sitting for long periods of time (data entry, intake), occasional standing for long periods of time, walking, pushing/pulling, bending/squatting, driving and climbing stairs. *Lifting - frequently 5 lbs. or less; occasionally 5-30 lbs. *Visual - constant use of overall vision and reading/close-up work; frequent need for hand/eye coordination and field of vision. *Dexterity - frequent holding, reaching, grasping, repetitive motion and writing. *Hearing/Talking - frequent hearing of normal speech, hearing on the telephone, talking in person and on the telephone. *Emotional/Physiological factors - frequent decision making, concentration, working alone, and occasional public contact. *Special requirements - some assignments may require occasional working weekends, nights and/or occasional overtime, occasional travel. *Environmental conditions - occasional exposure to noise, dust and poor ventilation; occasional exposure to varied weather conditions.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: *A combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities - degree in social work/ psychology preferred. *A working knowledge of current program issues, dynamics and concerns. *At least one year of experience in service programs, service implementation and community development. *Communicates effectively with all in a manner that promotes a team spirit and a sense of cooperation. *Strong ability with oral, written and listening skills. Spanish preferred. *Experience with direct service provisiion and peer counseling. *Experience as a team player. *Must have a valid driver's license.
How to Apply:
TO APPLY: Please email this Position Description, the Employment Application and any additional documents to firstname.lastname@example.org or drop it off at Glenn County Office of Education (311 S. Villa Ave., Willows, CA), Attention: Westside Domestic Violence Shelter This application does not constitute an agreement or contract for employment for any specific period or definite duration. I understand that no supervision or representative of the employer is authorized to make any assurances to the contrary and that no implied oral or written agreements contrary to the foregoing express language are valid unless it is in writing and signed by the Board of Directors Chairpersn and other designated person. I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION Signature________________________________________________________ Date___________________________________________
Westside Domestic Violence Shelter