Case Manager-Domestic Violence Program (Alameda County)


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2140 Boca Raton St.Hayward, CA 94545


About

Love n Me is a nonprofit provider of service for battered women and their children. S ervices that may include access to and referrals for health care; mental health and substance abuse prevention and treatment; intimate partner/domestic violence, family support, vocational, educational and employment services; counseling, case management; and other services to low income and/or formerly homeless individuals and families that may include an adult with one or more disabilities including mental illness, HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, chronic health conditions, or development disabilities.

Responsibilities:
Under the supervision of Love n Me Director or designee, the Case Manager will provide support.

. The Case Manager will:

* plan, implement and evaluate intensive case management and counseling services;
* provide for comprehensive assessments that will result in individual service plans;
* promote community building amongst residents through the development of client centered activities such as social gatherings and/or outings;
* develop and implement resident training or support programs including vocational, educational, money management, life skills training, healthy relationships and health education;
* coordinate linkages and work collaboratively with community-based organizations to ensure accessibility and greater options for residents and their families;
* oversee and manage program documentation in accordance with grant requirements;
* coordinate with and provide consultation to the LNM administrative team as needed;
* participation in weekly case conference/staff meetings with the LNM administrative team;
* other duties identified that will insure the success of the project.

Skills and Qualifications:
* BA degree in Social Work or Counseling preferred with a minimum 2 years experience working with formerly homeless or victims of domestic violence.
* High School/GED required with a minimum of 5 years verifiable relevant work experience.
* Significant experience in mental health, substance abuse, domestic violence, homelessness and physical illnesses and a working knowledge of community resources in the San Francisco area.
* Bilingual (English and Modern Chinese/ Mandarin/ Cantonese) with direct experience working with culturally diverse populations strongly preferred.
* Knowledge of case management, counseling techniques, peer counseling models, crisis intervention, social melieu and group facilitation.
* Experience in services program development, management, documentation and coordination.
* Understanding of confidentiality and privilege laws.
* Ability to handle multiple responsibilities, effective problem-solving/mediation skills, and a commitment to team work.
* Ability to work independently at an off-site location and as part of a multi-site team.
* Ability to approach work with a positive, supportive and sensitive attitude and demeanor.
* Must be able to fulfill physical requirements of job (lifting , pulling, pushing, carrying, walking up and down stairs multiple times per day, etc.)
* Strong written and verbal communication skills.
* Computer literate.
* Verifiable completion of state mandated 40 hour domestic violence counselor training or will complete the next scheduled agency 40 hour domestic violence counselor training.
* Clearance through DOJ Livescan fingerprinting required.
* Valid California Driver's License, clean driving record and insurable under agency policy.

Send resume and Cover letter to lovenme.info@gmail.com Also visit our website at www.lovenme.org for more information

Skills

  • Resource Development / Management
  • Family Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Community Outreach
  • Program Management
  • Group Facilitation

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
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