Case Manager - Rhode Island
Closing Date: February 06, 2019 or until filled
OVERVIEW OF BOYS TOWN
Are you passionate about shaping the future of Americas Youth?
Boys Town New England is changing the way America cares for children, families and communities by providing and promoting an Integrated Continuum of Care that instills Boys Town values to strengthen body, mind and spirit.
Our mission is centered on creating an environment for children that includes trust, discipline, emotional support and respect. We believe that all children and youth have the potential to become bright, productive, adjusted, loving people.
Boys Town is nationally recognized for its research-proven child, health and family care programs. As one of the countrys largest nonprofit funded child-care organizations, Boys Town touches the lives of more than 2 million children and families nationwide each year. Join our Town today and help us shape the future of America!
OVERVIEW OF JOB
Boys Town New England is seeking a Case Manager based in Providence. As our Case Manager you will provide intensive and professional targeted case management services to youth and families. Our Consultants utilize a cognitive-behavioral, ecological model of intervention to help families adopt positive solutions to problems. This position also links children and families to resources and supports, monitors services, actively advocates for children and families, and assists them in navigating through various systems. The selected Case Manager must be willing to travel throughout Rhode Island and meet all requirements below. Teaches skills and behavioral techniques to parents and families in the home environment to aid in reunification. This position also provides resources and support to youth and families, monitors progress, and makes recommendations regarding visitation plans.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, TRAINING, EXPERIENCE, OR SKILLS
Bachelors degree in Behavioral Sciences or Human Services required
1-2 years of experience including working with children and families; experience working with children and families in community-based programs or Boys Town programs is preferred
Must possess a valid drivers license with a good driving record, plus the ability to provide own transportation (mileage reimbursed) to complete travel requirements of the job
Must meet auto insurance requirements established by Boys Town policy and/or State and Local laws and pass an annual Motor Vehicle Registration (MVR) check
Ability to work on-call (continuously or rotationally) to provide support and must be available to work outside of traditional business hours including early mornings, nights, weekends, and holidays in order to be available at times that are convenient to the families
Must maintain high level of confidentiality
Ability to pass a thorough background check and reference verification procedure in order to determine ones fitness to satisfactorily and safely care for youth
Attend two weeks paid training in Omaha, Nebraska
This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.
|Date Posted||January 10, 2019|
|Date Closes||February 9, 2019|
|Located In||Providence, RI|
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