Homeless Services Case Manager

Employer
City Of Salisbury
Location
Salisbury, MD
Posted
Jul 02, 2018
Closes
Jul 16, 2018
Function
Management
Hours
Full Time
City of Salisbury Housing & Community Development Homeless Services Case Manager Full Time (40 hrs per week) $35,283 Full Benefits Situated between the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean is the capital of the Eastern Shore, Salisbury, Maryland. With a population of approximately 32,000, Salisbury has become home to a very diverse community of people. Whether it is for the vibrant economic opportunity, quality public education, world-class healthcare, reinvigorated environmental stewardship, or globally known corporations people are coming from all over to be a part of this ever changing town. You may be interested in this posting. Duties: Act as the primary point of contact for persons experiencing homelessness or housing insecurity. Will provide intensive support services to consumers in the City's Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) program. This position will conduct Street Outreach among the homeless population; perform intakes and needs assessments, provide resource navigation through third-party referrals, and if appropriate, provide intensive case management for these clients. Ensure access to behavioral health treatment, enroll in the Wicomico County Health Department's Targeted Case Management (TCM) program, locate appropriate housing, and assist them to move into their new residence. Assist Salisbury Police and Fire Departments as well as other community agencies to direct homeless persons to available community services and resources. These interactions will occur in both non-emergent and emergent situations. Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in a human services field (eg, Social Work, Psychology)is preferred with at least one year of work in the human services field; or a Bachelor's Degree in any field with equivalent training, education and or experience and completion of Mental Health First Aid and Crisis Intervention Training will be required; Position requires drug screening, back ground check and a valid driver's license. Closing Date: Open until filled APPLY: Submit City application, detailed resume and copy of recent driving record to: Human Resources Dept. 125 N. Division St. Salisbury, MD 21801 EOE The Daily Times - Salisbury . Category: , Keywords: Medical Case Manager0