Established community mental health center in Skokie, IL seeks a Bachelor's level individuals to serve as a Full-Time Residential and Adult Case Manager in our scattered site residential program. This is a 40-hour per week position.
As part of the Residential and Adult Case Management team, this position works with clients to maintain/gain their independence and reach a higher level of functioning. This is done by providing direct services including but not limited to: assessing client’s individual case management needs, developing a treatment plan, assisting clients obtain benefits, linking clients to providers (therapist, psychiatrist, dentist, PCP, etc.), developing a monthly budget, helping clients maintain their apartment, and providing client support in their community. This position also requires facilitating skills-based groups in our PSR program, and providing substance abuse services.
This position requires travel, including a valid driver’s license, and time spent in the community with clients. Salary offered is $32,000.
Established in 1969, Turning Point serves diverse communities throughout metropolitan Chicago. We provide outpatient individual and group therapy for all ages, psychiatric evaluation and medication monitoring, case management, and a residential living program. Turning Point has consistently been awarded the highest rating from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). Turning Point is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Culturally Diverse applicants are encouraged to apply.
Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Human Services or Social Sciences related field
Individuals with their CADC or in the process of obtaining their CADC Preferred
Must possess valid Driver’s License and Current Vehicle Insurance
Communicates well orally and in writing.
Models professional behavior for staff.
Must be able to lift 10 pounds.
Working knowledge of securing IDHS entitlements/benefits and community resources a plus.
Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Ronit Peikes at email@example.com no later than Friday November 2, 2018.