Case MGR (20110)

Overview

City:
Minneapolis
State:
MN
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Human Services
Employment Status:
Full Time

Description

 

Lutheran Social Service MN is a dynamic social service organization serving children, youth and families, people with disabilities, older adults and military veterans.  Trustworthiness is a value and strength shared by our employees and recognized by the communities we serve.  We offer an ALIVE Workplace (Supportive, Positive and Fun) and careers that challenge, energize and rewards employees.  Consider joining us!

 

As a Case Manager, you will provide case management services and crisis intervention to families experiencing homelessness and complex trauma.  This individual works with families to address the barriers leading to their homelessness, improve the quality of their lives, strengthen family functioning, and teach life skills in order for them to be able to obtain and maintain community living in the least restrictive environment possible. This position also includes responsibilities with documentation, recordkeeping, and foster a collaborative working environment with others through public relations, networking, and liaison work.

 Candidates must have a current, valid driver's license, an acceptable driving record, and must pass a Motor Vehicle background check.

 

Minimum Requirements

 

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in human service or equivalent plus 4 years’ experience in a human services field required. 
  • Knowledge of crisis intervention; chemical dependency treatment, physical or sexual abuse, family violence required. 
  • Knowledge and experience about Motivational interviewing, Harm Reduction, Housing First Model and Trauma Informed Care
  • Previous experience working with low-income families and homelessness
  • Demonstrates the ability to  work with a culturally diverse population and of cultural competency
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, positively, and professionally with participants, providers, family members, co-workers, supervisor and others
  • Demonstrate the ability to work independently while functioning as part of a larger team to promote a positive, supportive, and collaborative atmosphere.
  • Social Work License preferred
  • Valid Driver’s License and current insurance

Lutheran Social Service of MN is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of all people regardless of gender, race, culture, religion, ethnicity, protected veteran status and/or disability.   We actively foster an environment that is free of racism, discrimination, bias, and harassment where all individuals are treated with dignity, safety and respect.

Additional Posting Information:
Candidates must have a current, valid driver's license, an acceptable driving record, and must pass a Motor Vehicle background check.

LSS employees have deeply meaningful work that changes lives, the opportunity for their unique gifts to shine and grow, and abundant and balanced lives.