Case Manager - Prop 47

Job Overview

Case Managers provides comprehensive case management services for inmates in the Solano County Detention Facilities followed by three months of post-release community-based services. The ideal candidate has experience and is comfortable working successfully with the criminal justice population relating to issues of substance abuse, mental health, criminal backgrounds, and other potential barriers.  In this position you will gain experience working collaboratively as part of a dedicated multi-disciplinary team providing case management services within the criminal justice and substance abuse population by helping clients access resources and transitional plans to make meaningful changes in their lives. 

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Facilitates individual counseling sessions with each caseload client addressing in-custody and aftercare needs
  • Provides learning experience opportunities and offers clinical support to assist clients in meeting their treatment goals
  • Facilitates group counseling sessions and community meetings and teaches classes on various treatment-related topics
  • Performs crisis intervention and communicates with treatment team as unforeseen situations arise
  • Attends required trainings and meetings
  • Plans and facilitates client celebrations and special events
  • Collaborates with each caseload client and other available internal and external resources to develop/maintain treatment plans, transition plans, progress notes and appropriate updates in support of the health and recovery needs of the client
  • Properly documents all individual and group counseling sessions and completes the discharge paperwork/process and required agency assessments in timely manner
  • Follows program and Sheriff’s Department norms, demonstrating honesty and a willingness to listen to clients’ issues, and taking responsibility for own actions
  • Works in collaboration with Sheriff’s Department by attending meetings and trainings, and upholding the norms, policies, and procedures of Sheriff’s Department

 

Education and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Required:

- High School Diploma or equivalent

- A valid California driver’s license  

- Minimum of (3) years’ experience working with a criminal justice population

- First Aid Certified and CPR Certified

- Substance Use Disorder (SUD) treatment/recovery program experience  

- Co-Occurring Disorder and/or Mental Health treatment/recovery program experience  

Desired:

- Bilingual

 

Background Clearance

- Must undergo a background investigation and criminal records check to obtain clearance

- Must be able to satisfy requirements for security clearances

- Must not be on active parole or probation

- If previously on parole or probation, must be off for a minimum of 3 years

 

Knowledge

- Culturally competent and able to work with a diverse population

- Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, specifically Word Outlook and internet applications

- Experience working successfully with issues of substance abuse, mental health, criminal background, and other potential barriers to economic self sufficiency

 

Skills and Abilities

Required:

- Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data

- Professionalism, punctuality, flexibility and reliability are imperative

- Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills

- Integrity to handle sensitive information in a confidential manner

- Action oriented with strong problem-solving skills

- Excellent organization skills and ability to multitask and juggle multiple priorities. 

- Outstanding ability to follow-through with tasks

- Ability to work cooperatively and effectively as part of interdisciplinary team and independently assume responsibility

- Strong initiative and enthusiasm and willingness to pitch in whenever needed

- Able to communicate well at all levels of the organization including working with organization leadership and high-level representatives of partner organizations

- Able to work within a frequently changing project scope while maintaining overall direction and structured priorities

Desired:

- Knowledge of co-occurring disorders and trauma informed treatment

Knowledge of Clinical documentation (treatment plans, progress notes etc.)

- Experience working with criminal justice population

- Bilingual

 

 

 

 

 

 

Compensation: TBD
Type: Hourly/ Non-exempt
Benefits: HealthRIGHT 360 offers a comprehensive benefit package
City: Fairfeld
Hours/wk: 40

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