RTCP Case Manager

Employer
Ethiopian Community Development Council (ECDC)
Location
Silver Spring, MD
Posted
Nov 21, 2022
Closes
Nov 30, 2022
Ref
717718426
Industry
Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time
*Position: *RTCP Case Manager*Reports to: *Economic Empowerment Program Manager*Status: *Full-Time/Exempt*Location: *Silver Spring, MD*Job Summary: * The goal of the RTCP program is employment and the Employment Specialist works with clients on job readiness skills, career assessment and planning, as well as assisting with opportunities to complete GED or further their education. Assesses and determines program eligibility for new referrals. Assist program referrals to complete necessary paperwork during the orientation process and is responsible for interviewing, assessment and placement of participants.*Essential Duties and Responsibilities*A$ 'A' . Assist with monthly placement assignments of eligible participants. Interviewing skills and knowledge of employment guidelines a plus. Knowledge of standard business practice and management also a plus.A$ 'A' . Work with the Program Coordinator to ensure that participants are properly matched in placement sites.A$ 'A' . Meet one on one, at office, with new referrals to verify eligibilityA$ 'A' . Meet one on one, with program participants to assess specific needs, identify goals, and prepare action plans for achieving the goals.A$ 'A' . Keep and maintain accurate and up to date client files at the office. This includes entering case notes and data in database and clientA$ cents A cents ' not A cents " cents s file.A$ 'A' . Track and report outcomes and provide data updates on participants as directed.A$ 'A' . Participate in on site and off site trainings and meetings, as needed.A$ 'A' . Assist Program Manager in prepare for monthly staffing at local FCRC officesA$ 'A' . Other duties as assigned._*Assumes other duties as assigned by management.*_*Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities*A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents BachelorA$ cents A cents ' not A cents " cents s degree (BA) in social work, international development, or related field; or one to two years of related training and experience.A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Fluency in language spoken by refugee population preferred.A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Self-directed, motivated, and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously.A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Knowledge of public benefits system in Maryland: TCA, Medicaid, Food stamps, SSI, and subsidized housing.A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Previous experience interacting with refugees and general knowledge of resettlement practices in the USA$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Strong written communication skills, ability to write reports and to make presentations.A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Highly organized, detail-orientated and extensive documentation skills required.A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Cross cultural sensitivity and knowledge with the ability and desire to work with people of other cultures.A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Maintains punctuality for work, appointments and report dates.A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Must work well in a team setting.A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Possess a valid driverA$ cents A cents ' not A cents " cents s license and access to own transportationA$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Required computer skills: Word, Excel, Internet, Gmail, Outlook. Comfortable utilizing new programs and databases.A$ cents A cents ' not A' cents Background check and clean driving record.Job Type: Full-timeBenefits:* Dental insurance* Health insurance* Paid time off* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 8 hour shiftWork Location: Hybrid remote in Silver Spring, MD 20910

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