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Case Manager

Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester

The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester provides a wide range of mental health services to individuals and families. We offer programs to people of all ages, aimed at restoring health and improving quality of life. Our comprehensive system of service enables clients to access care to meet their changing needs. We feature an experienced staff of well-qualified, mental health professionals with training in a wide variety of specialty areas.

Mission

To empower individuals to achieve recovery and promote personal and community wellness through an accessible, comprehensive, integrated and evidence-based system of mental health care.

Vision

To promote prevention, recovery and wellness and strive to be a center of excellence and sought after partner in developing and delivering state-of-the-art mental health treatment, integrated within our community.


Master Level - Case Manager - Mobile Community Support Team (MCST)

Position Summary:

Mobile Community Support Team (MCST) Case manager to provide recovery focused community and home-based treatment, linkage to and consultation with community resources for clients 18 and older. Requires a desire to work within an Assertive Community Treatment Team with a strong focus on ACT principles.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Daily responsibilities include the ability to work as part of a supportive, multi-disciplinary team that utilizes a range of evidence-based treatment modalities to help clients with severe and persistent mental illness work towards their treatment goals. This position requires a desire to provide clinical services in the community as this position does require regular home visits and outreach. This position also calls for an ability to be a part of a rotating, weekend and after hours on-call schedule and the desire to provide crisis intervention, including but not limited to involuntary admissions, risk assessments and emergency evaluations in both the community and local emergency departments.  Must, possess a valid driver’s license and automobile with liability insurance.

Additional responsibilities include:

• Develop treatment goals, objectives and strategies with clients.

• Monitor, evaluate and record client progress with respect to treatment goals.

• Communicate effectively with peers, managers and support staff.

• Coordination of services with other outside agencies, including but not limited to application and management of benefits, housing, and other basic needs.

• Maintain all documentation that is required in a complete and timely manner and comply with all HIPAA requirements.

Requirements:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Individuals must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that the individual can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities and to possess the necessary physical requirements, with or without the aid of mechanical devices to safely perform the essential functions of the job:

Experience utilizing evidence-based practices such as, IMR and CBT recommended. Desire to work with individuals with severe and persistent mental illness is required. Ability to hold a NH Driver’s license, reliable transportation and insurance required as this position requires the regular outreach and transport of clients. Successful candidates will be organized self-starters who enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

 

Education:

Master’s Degree in Human Services related field such as Social Work, Psychology, and Mental Health Counseling required.

Experience:

Experience working with adults with severe and persistent mental illness is recommended.

Licensure/Certification:

LICSW, LCMHC, MLADC preferred. Must be license eligible in the State of NH.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

Manchester

Date Added: December 6, 2018

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