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1-3 years of experience
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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
1/19/2018
Job Category:
Health Care Provider
Industry:
Other
Wrap Around Specialist
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Job Description

Position: Wrap Around Specialist Salary: $37,000 - $39,000 per year

Supervisor: System of Care Manager Hours: Full-time (40 Hours)/Non-Exempt

General Responsibilities:

The Wraparound Specialist provides case management and related services to families who are referred by the Department of Children and Family Services, Collaborative members, and other community referral sources. The Wraparound Specialist works closely with the Systems of Care (SOC) Manager to ensure the success of the program.

Essential Functions:

  1. Conducts Wrap intakes when assigned a family by SOC Manager.
  2. Determines resources needed by the assigned family and makes appropriate in-house and community referrals.
  3. Maintains a client caseload and enters all required documentation into the database system.
  4. Functions as a liaison between families and social service agencies and/or other systems.
  5. Monitors family progress by completing, at minimum, monthly contact with each assigned family through home visits or phone calls.
  6. Gathers and submits data to the SOC Manager for purposes of monthly and end of year reports.
  7. Works closely with the community and DCFS (Division of Children and Family Services) to recruit new foster care homes within the community; serves as a liaison between foster parents and available services.
  8. Attends, participates and at times facilitates monthly Unity Cluster, TAG (Teens Aging Out Group), Monthly Collaborative meetings and any other meetings assigned by SOC Manager.
  9. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Other Functions: Attends departmental/agency meetings; contributes to departmental and organizational decision-making through active participation in the process. Works effectively and positively with all co-workers, volunteers, and clients; participates in professional or community networks as appropriate. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.

Qualifications or Skills Required:

Required: Bachelor's Degree in Human Services or related field and at least three year working with families. Must be bilingual. Must have and maintain a valid Ohio Driver's License. Must have and maintain operational vehicle and insurance. Must be able to pass a BCI/FBI background check and drug screening (pre-employment and random).

Preferred: Master's Degree in Social Work and at least 3 years case management experience. LSW, LPC or license eligible and experience in the provision of systems and wraparound services

Application Deadline: Open until filled

Interested applicants should forward resume with three references to:

Human Resources | University Settlement, Inc.

E-mail: (see below)

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!

Internal applicants must be in their current position for at least six months to apply.

Qualifications

Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About University Settlement, Inc

University Settlement's Consultation Center offers a wide range of treatment options. The Consultation Center, University Settlement's State-licensed mental health clinic offers a wide variety of treatment options to community members confronting a complexity of problems, including depression, domestic violence, sexual abuse, family crises, and chronic mental illness. The Center is one of the few clinics of its kind offering services in Spanish and a variety of Chinese dialects as well as in English, enabling us to reach out to whole segments of the community that may be reluctant to seek out mental health services. Since our psychiatrists, psychologists, clinical social workers and reception staff are multicultural and multilingual, they truly understand the special needs of the largely immigrant population that we serve.