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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Social Service
Forensic Case Manager
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Frontline Service | Cleveland, OH
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Job Description

Under general supervision and working as part of the Returning Home Ohio Program, provides on-going intensive mental health interventions for persons having severe and persistent mental illness and who will be homeless upon release from correctional institutions. Assists program participants with locating and maintaining housing in collaboration with Eden, Inc. Completes and maintains progress notes and other pertinent documentation according to agency and regulatory service standards.

  1. Provides an array of community based, mobile services that address the individualized mental health needs of persons who have a severe and persistent mental illness and who are homeless, including but not limited to ongoing assessment of needs, coordination of services, linkage, symptom monitoring, advocacy, outreach, housing placement, and skill development. Services may be provided face-to-face or by telephone.
  2. Coordinates the development of the individualized service plan (ISP) for each assigned client. ISP must collaborative and include client's own statement of need, a specific objective and measurable steps to achieve the objective.
  3. Conducts community outreach to locate, identify, and initiate engagement process for individuals who are eligible for services, and maintains professional and therapeutic relationships with clients.
  4. Provides and/or ensures the provision of all necessary community support services as identified on the individual service plan.
  5. Initiates appropriate action and crisis intervention with individuals/clients or situations through prompt utilization of community resources.
  6. Ensures the safety and engagement of clients by providing a safe, non-threatening and supportive environment, and assists, as needed, with day-to-day operations of the agency lobby.
  7. Ensures compliance with productivity and documentation/record keeping standards as set by the agency in accordance with funding and accreditation requirements; maintains accurate treatment documentation.
  8. Promotes recovery and increases the client's capacity to positively impact his/her own environment by assisting clients in the development of interpersonal and community coping skills, and self-management techniques.
  9. Provides assistance to clients in attaining housing, entitlements and other basic resources, and establishes and maintains regular contact and follow-up requirements as specified in ISP.
  10. Ensures compliance with productivity standards and documentation/recordkeeping for agency, funding and accreditation requirements by maintaining and reporting accurate and timely documentation and statistical data.
  11. Coordinates engagement of clients with referring correctional institutions, including phone and/or face-to-face contact, prior to release.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with specialization in social, behavioral or human services with a minimum of one year professionally supervised work in the delivery of mental health, chemical dependency and/or social services.


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About Frontline Service

FCS has the resources to handle everything from a simple e-commerce web site to IT outsourcing services. FCS has a large staff of trained professionals with expertise in: Manufacturing systems implementation and support, including database construction and ERP implementation Complex Internet systems requiring significant database design B2B and EAI applications including middleware implementations Strategic business partnerships with companies such as IBM, webMethods and Microsoft enable seamless integration of business applications and software for our clients. The satisfaction of our clients proves the value of utilizing experienced FCS professionals to act quickly and confidently. FCS has wide-ranging experience with requirement scope, design, development, integration, implementation and support of complex application systems, including: Utilize webMethods integration software to develop Internet based Business Integration for a wide range of companies and industries. Architecture Design, Partner Integration and Implementation of Vertical Business Exchanges. Design and development of Rate/Quote and Policy Generation Insurance systems. Design and development of secure online market places, with interfaces to online payment gateways. Web enabling of traditional legacy systems to effectively utilize the inherent advantages of Internet connectivity. Our associates have wide-ranging skills that fit the FCS goals of being a premier supplier of talent for sophisticated e-business applications, database driven systems development, ERP systems implementation, and general business consulting.