Case Management Intern


(38.845707,-77.312225)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

10640 Page AvenueSuite 300Fairfax, VA 22030


About

This rewarding position provides an intern with case management experience and case coordination for individuals in a Permanent Supportive Housing program. Interns assist individuals with the tools needed to maintain safe and stable housing, medical resources income and more.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Establish contact and build rapport with individuals recently housed
  • Provide case management, information, and referral to supportive services.
  • Advocate for and actively assists participants in obtaining services (e.g. benefits, medical, dental, mental health, substance abuse, housing referrals, financial assistance, employment, training, mentoring and socialization).
  • Develop housing stability, financial, and self-sufficiency case management plan with participants. This will include intake interview to determine household needs, goals, and eligibility.
  • Provide mediation and advocacy with landlords on the household’s behalf to develop a workable plan to obtain and/or maintain housing.
  • Apply knowledge of residential lease contracts to educate participants of their rights and responsibilities.
  • Credit counseling and other services necessary to assist program participants with critical skills related to budgeting, managing money, accessing a free personal credit report, and resolving personal credit problems.
  • Connects participants to services designed to increase their skills and income so that they can maintain stable housing.
  • Documents all services identified and provided, referrals made, and transportation provided.
  • Represents FACETS in the community, in accord with Agency Mission, Vision, Values, and Code of Ethics.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills

  • Financial Literacy
  • Case Work / Management

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 16 hours a week for 6 months or longer
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