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The Salvation Army, Silvercrest Management CASE MANAGER in Seattle, Washington

Requisition Number20-2782Post Date12/14/2020TitleCase ManagerPosted Salary$20.00CitySeattleStateWADescriptionIf you are interested in applying for this position, you must apply directly using the link below:\_\_JobID=13491POSITION DESCRIPTIONTHE SALVATION ARMYKING COUNTY SHELTERSDEPARTMENT: KING COUNTY SHELTERSPOSITION TITLE: CASE MANAGERSTATUS: Non-exempt-Full timeGENERAL STATEMENT:The Salvation Army is a branch of the Christian Church and the ultimate goal of all programs is the spiritual regeneration of all people.The Salvation Army is an equal opportunity employer.EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE:* Minimum: Bachelors Degree. Social Work or Human Services preferred or equivalent experience* Demonstrates experience in 3 or more of the following fields: Human services, Veteran's services, case management, housing navigation, community building and knowledge of resources available for persons experiencing homelessness that may have co-morbidities.* Experience working with persons experiencing homelessness in shelter / residential programs preferredSCOPE OF POSITION:The Case Manager provides trauma informed, housing focused case management, and general and intensive social services for persons self-identifying as male, often with co-occurring disorders, who are experiencing homelessness which includes: all or part of a comprehensive housing readiness assessment (HRA), individualized service plan (ISP) and service-intensive case management intended to assist the individual towards self-sufficiency. The case management program engages clients using strength-based, client-centered methodologies in order to establish an alliance to assure that the client is respected, motivated and supported to reach goals identified by the client and case manager. Key program goals include exits into permanent housing, increased household income and connections to community resources.Provides personal, direct services in unusually complex situations or as required by unique circumstances. This position works in concert with other case management staff and is under the direct supervision of the Program Manager for Client Services. The CM provides education and application assistance for persons seeking Social Security benefits or any state assistances. For this reason, CM must either be SOAR trained or be able to obtain SOAR training withing the first 6 months of employment. CM is also responsible for obtaining advanced training in areas relevant to populations served and to train other CMs using knowledge and skills received from training.Must possess the knowledge to assess clients for their ability to complete ADL/IADLs as requirements for entry into any program offered by TSA. Some knowledge and training in care of clients with aging and/or disability issues preferred. Special consideration given to those who possess a CDP/CDPT certification and/or with knowledge of issues around mental health and wellness.The heart and passion for The Salvation Army's mission is crucial Knowledge and skill in trauma informed care, harm reduction practices and motivational interviewing, housing first methodologies is required. Community organization, excellent communication skills both written and verbal, customer service skills, ability to utilize databases and complex systems, preferred. Bi-lingual or lived experience, a plus.Required: successfully pass background check and possess valid WA State driver's license.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:* Broad and up to date knowledge of community-based resources (e.g. low-income/supportive housing, employment placement services, Social Security/medical benefits, access to medical, mental health & dental services, etc.) for both the ci