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Job Details

Post Date 6/8/2017
Title Care Manager
Employment Type Full Time
Work Hours 40 hours; Flexible; Rotating 24/7 On-Call, Monday - Friday/3 days 9-6pm; 2 days 11-8pm, one Saturday per month; Schedule subject to change as program develops;
Location (County) Mercer
City Trenton
State NJ
Requisition Number 17-0699
Description

The State of New Jersey selected Oaks as one of just 7 providers to participate in a two-year Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) demonstration program. SAMHSA chose New Jersey as one of 8 states to take part in this groundbreaking national initiative. The CCBHC features a new approach to care designed to improve overall health by treating the whole person through community based mental health and addiction treatment. Join our CCBHC team in Mercer County today!


Responsibilities:

  • Provides community-based services to consumers  and consumer’s family in the community;
  • Facilitates service linkage in the mental health and non-mental health, health system; coordinating and integrating services from multiple providers;
  • Assists and supports individuals in developing skills to gain access to needed medical, behavioral health, housing, employment, social, educational and other services essential to meeting basic needs;
  • Provides training and/or direct service support to individuals in the use of basic community resources such as transportation and financial resources;
  • Provides necessary support to ensure that individuals needs and goals are addressed, including aggressive advocacy, escort to appointment, daily living skill remediation and money management;
  • Provides accurate and timely documentation of services in the electronic health record;
  • Provides 24 hours/7 days per week on call crises intervention, including in person response on a rotating basis, including evenings and weekends;       
  • Works collaboratively with the Clinical Team;
  • Driving and travel throughout Mercer County required;

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary;
  • Medical and dental insurance;
  • Vision plan;
  • Retirement plan;
  • Flexible spending plan;
  • EXCELLENT time benefits;
  • Opportunity for personal and career growth;
  • Team oriented environment – we practice the FISH! Philosophy
Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Social Work or related field;
  • Two years experience working with persons with serious mental illness preferred; one year required;
  • Case Management experience preferred;

     

All positions require a valid driver’s license in good standing, pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check. Oaks Integrated Care considers applicants for all positions without regard to: race; color; religion; sex; national origin; age; sexual orientation; marital or veteran status; the presence of a medical condition, genetic information or handicap, unrelated to performing the tasks of the job; or any other legally protected status.

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