Case Manager - STOP

Job Overview

Are you a Certified AOD Counselor?  Do you have experience working with a criminal justice population?  Do you have a passion for helping people?  If so, HealthRIGHT 360 is currently looking to fill a Case Manager position opening at our Specialized Treatment for Optimized Programming (STOP) program in San Diego, CA!  The ideal candidate has experience with case management, working in the AOD field, and is able to pass security clearance by the State of California.  In this position you will gain case management experience working with a diverse population and help clients navigate needed services to reach health and recovery.  Sound interesting?  Below you will find a more detailed description of some of the duties and requirements for this position.

STOP provides comprehensive, evidence-based programming and services to parolees during their transition into the community.  STOP Case Managers are responsible for assessing client needs and strengths in support of health and recovery.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintains an assigned caseload of CDCR clients and conducts face-to-face assessments, progress reviews and updates with each client.
  • ​Provides learning experience opportunities and offers clinical support to assist clients in meeting their treatment goals.
  • Proactively links clients to both internal and external resources based on their treatment needs and follows up on the progress/status and develops new resources.
  • As needed, travels to various institutions/providers (sometimes requiring overnight stays) to provide outreach and assessment services.
  • Conduct outreach presentations within SATS, County Jails and other providers.
  • Ensures ongoing communication with the CDCR personnel regarding participants.
  • Maintains accurate and comprehensive files on each caseload client and community based providers.
  • ​Coordinates with available internal and external resources (institutional SAT staff, Parole, community based providers, STOP  staff, etc.) to develop/maintain treatment plans, transition plans, progress notes and appropriate updates in support of the health and recovery needs of each caseload client.
  • ​​Assess, schedules and coordinates placements of project referrals into appropriate community placements.
  • And, other duties as assigned.

Education and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Registration with Drug and Alcohol Certifying agency recognized by DHCS (AOD Certification desired)
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • A valid California driver’s license
  • Minimum of (3) Years experienced working with the criminal justice populations
  • First Aid and CPR Certified ​within 30 days of hire
  • Must be able to satisfy requirements for security clearances
  • Experience working successfully with issues of substance abuse, mental health, criminal background, and other potential barriers to economic self sufficiency
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills
  • Integrity to handle sensitive information in a confidential manner
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to multitask and juggle multiple priorities.
  • Ability to work cooperatively and effectively as part of interdisciplinary team and independently assume responsibility
  • Knowledge of co-occurring disorders and trauma informed treatment
  • Experience working with criminal justice population
Compensation: $37,000.00-$39,270.00
Type: Hourly/ Non-exempt
Status: Full Time
Benefits: plus we offer a generous benefits package with free medical and dental options!
City: San Diego
Hours/wk: 40

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