Job Board Your Up-To-Date Listing of Social Work Jobs & Fellowships

Commonwealth Land Trust — Medical Case Manager

Location: Boston, MA

Hiring Contact: Elise Ranger, Clinical Program Director, [email protected]

SUMMARY: The Medical Case Manager provides general case management services, addictions relapse prevention, mental health and HIV/AIDS health concerns support, crisis response, and educational groups to clients residing in permanent supportive housing.  Preferred Spanish and English.

COMPENSATION FOR THIS POSITION: $45,000 to $55,000 DOE with benefits. Full-time employees receive health, dental and life insurance, and generous time off.

DUTIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Conducting initial client intakes and assessment interviews
  • Designing individual service plans for each client tailored to their needs
  • Collaborating with outside providers and case managers to ensure delivery of needed services to our residents
  • Identifying addictions and mental health concerns among clients and offering appropriate support
  • Recording accurate case notes and maintaining all documentation in accordance with funder requirements
  • Coordinating and leading educational groups with clients on HIV/AIDS, addiction, and other health issues

QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate will be:

  • Well-versed in addictions-related issues (and preferably have an LADC or equivalent training/work experience), comfortable with a harm-reduction approach to clients, and know how to deescalate and/or manage situations appropriately.
  • Experienced and trained in mental health, social service provision and/or case management, and/or with prior experience working with populations similar to those we serve, including people with HIV, people struggling with drug and alcohol addiction, and people living with mental illness.
  • Able to work well independently as well as with a team that includes supportive housing managers, staff assistants, outside social service providers and community groups.
  • Experienced with Microsoft Office programs.
  • Bilingual (Spanish & English) both written and spoken.

ABOUT COMMONWEALTH LAND TRUST Established in 1985, Commonwealth Land Trust (CLT) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that is dedicated to preserving neighborhoods and preventing homelessness. CLT owns and manages over 425 units of affordable housing and provides on-site case management services to some of Massachusetts’ most vulnerable residents. Linking housing and care, CLT works to rebuild lives and communities. We promote from within.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer: Commonwealth Land Trust does not discriminate on any basis prohibited by law including, but not limited to, race, color, creed, age, physical or mental ability, ethnicity, religion, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, sex, marital status, familial status, pregnancy, receipt of public assistance, handicap, disability, military obligations, military service or status as a U.S. veteran.

  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Se habla Espanol
  • To learn more about Commonwealth Land Trust, you can visit us at www.commonwealthlandtrust.org.
  • Please send cover letter and resume via email.