Case Manager - Student Assistance Program (Gloucester)

Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 174230-1A
Date Posted: May 2, 2022
Category: Clinical Support

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Beth Israel Lahey Health Behavioral Services.   Our team delivers quality care to clients and families in more than 30 communities throughout the North Shore, Merrimack Valley and Greater Boston. Our mission is to provide personal, compassionate, state-of-the-art, integrated behavioral healthcare that makes a difference in the lives of the people and communities we serve. Our services include mental health counseling, addiction treatment, and family and school-based services.

 

About the Job

New Increased Competitive Pay Rates 

The Case Manager provides short term school-based individual and group prevention services to youth who present with risk factors to substance misuse. Helps youth served learn and practice coping skills, increase connections to community/school resources and improve the quality of their support network. Will complete all necessary outcome tools and collect data as needed to comply with expectations of program contract through BSAS.

 

Job Responsibilities;

1. School Counseling: Under supervision of the Senior Case Manager, provides preventative individual and/or group support to students; coordinates closely with school support staff, faculty, and administration to deliver services; collaborates with parents/caregivers; assesses academic and family needs; provides referrals to support services in school and to community providers as needed; provides triage support as needed.

2. Prevention Education: facilitates prevention education activities via classroom presentations, assemblies, campaigns, etc. that address youth substance abuse, suicide prevention and other topics related to mental health.

3. Community Based Services: assists in the planning and facilitation of prosocial student and family events based around recreational activities, crafts, excursions. Available at least one evening per week and occasional weekends to provide services or facilitate events in outreach settings including family homes or community locations. Available to transport students as needed.

4. Administration: attendance at minimum weekly 1:1 supervision and other supervision/meetings as requested; checks agency email daily and available by telephone during school hours daily; keeps essential program tracking logs up to date; submits required paperwork as scheduled and requested; regularly submits and tracks outcomes measurements; conducts satisfaction surveys as needed.

5. Public Representation: serves as a representative for the division, program, and stakeholders through the following venues as assigned; community and school health fairs, focus groups, coalitions, and other special initiatives to increase advocacy for attention to youth substance abuse and/or promote the program and stakeholders.

6. Other duties as assigned

 

Job Qualifications;

Bachelor Degree in Counseling, Psychology, Social Work or a related field; comparable experience will be considered.

The individual must have experience and training in working with youth, families and substance use issues. A working knowledge of computers and ability to complete documentation electronically is required.

In addition the ability to complete written documentation timely and effectively.

Must be able and willing to transport persons served. As such, all qualified candidates must have a valid driver's license, good driving record, and reliable vehicle. Travel and an ability to meet persons served in a variety of outreach settings is required.

Full Timme 40 hours - Afternoon & Evenings

 

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.