|Job Title:||Youth Services Case Manager|
|Division:||Youth Services Division-2100000000|
|Work Location:||Youth Services – 177 West Price Avenue (3610 South)|
|Important Information:||Salt Lake County Division of Youth Services Milestone Program has an opening for a Case Manager 24. The Case Manager supports the organization’s mission by promoting self-sufficiency and empowering homeless young adults between the ages of 18-21 to maintain housing and develop the skills to live independently. The Case Manager plays a critical role in collaborating with outside agencies such as the Division of Child and Family Service, Division of Work Force Services (LYFE), Salt Lake County Housing Authority, Utah Youth Mentor Association, etc. to support the young adults that participate in this program.
Shifts will vary daily based on the needs of the agency.
The successful candidate must have strong client relationship building skills, a firm understanding of therapeutic principles, ability to speak in public, and the ability to develop and carry out case plans. It is required candidates have experience in social work, psychology, sociology, marriage and family therapy or other closely related field. Applicant must have the ability to work in a team environment. This position reports to the Program Manager.
|Position Description:||JOB SUMMARY
Assesses and obtains necessary information relating to precipitating events to determine appropriate services and to reduce client and family conflict. Completes documentation including referring agency information, physical and mental health history, and scheduling of appointments. Documents group summary and individual progress of each client.
Current license in the State of Utah as a Social Service Worker; graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Sociology, or other closely related field; plus two (2) years of full-time experience working with youth in a counseling and /or group home setting or a combination of related education and experience.
Due to the nature of this position, must pass a yearly criminal background screening by the Bureau of Criminal Investigation.