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Renton, Washington, United States
Date Posted: 10/03/2006
Job Type: Full-Time
Vision House is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit Christian transitional housing program for homeless single women with children, homeless families and for homeless single men recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. Current position is for a Case Manager for our single women with children and family programs. Vision House offices and programs are located in Renton, Washington.
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide case management for the women with children and family programs.
Maintain a healthy, alcohol/drug free environment.
Assist with screening and interviewing of clients.
Conduct interventions and voluntary/involuntary terminations.
Assist residents with health, employment, educational/ vocational and permanent housing goals.
Maintain contact with agencies that provide VH referrals.
Maintain connections with community resources.
Conduct bi-monthly house meetings and optional Bible study.
Participate in weekly supervision and case staffing meetings.
Conduct home visits and weekly unit inspections.
Assist with donations and the preparation of units.
Maintain case files, complete appropriate paperwork and provide reports.
B.A. Degree in Social Service field, A.A. degree may be combined with exceptional experience.
Two (2) years of experience working with diverse and/or special needs population.
Working knowledge of alcohol/drug addiction and recovery.
Demonstrate good listening and interactive communication skills.
Experience in guiding, directing, or teaching people.
Personal characteristics: approachable, empathetic, flexible, discerning.
Computer Skills: Word, Access and Excel.
Washington State drivers license and reliable transportation.
Ability to work evenings and some weekends.
Must be able to lift and move 25 pounds.