Job Details

Family Empowerment Case Manager
Catholic Charities of Tennessee, Inc.

Date Posted: Tuesday, January 09, 2018  

Current Posting Expires: 3/10/2018  
Position Description - Responsibilities and Requirements:

Catholic Charities is seeking candidates for the position of Case Manager in Social Services.  This is a full-time position, based in Davidson County. Hours are Monday-Friday from 8:00 to 4:30pm with some occasional evenings, depending on the needs of client families.

Primary responsibilities are to:  provide case-management services for families that are experiencing homelessness and those that are at risk of being homeless;  coordinate resources;  assess financial needs of clients, identifying the need and amount of monetary assistance; identify, assess, and connect families with resources for basic needs such as food, clothing, housing, and medical/mental health services; assist families in obtaining financial stability, stable housing, and making healthy choices; and maintain data of families for agency records.

Education/Experience:

·       Bachelor's Degree in Social Work or a related field.

·       At least one year of experience working with individuals/families experiencing poverty.

·       Prefer candidate with experience working in child welfare, homelessness, and/or counseling.

Other Skills or Requirements:

·       Must have knowledge of human behavior and the ability to use various methods and techniques of crisis counseling and developing action plans with families.

·       Knowledge of available resources for clients with ability to coordinate.

·       Must have the ability to relate to and work with individuals/families with multiple barriers.

·       Effective interpersonal skills.

·       Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

·       Good judgment, courtesy, and tact in dealing with the public and staff.

·       Ability to plan and organize work.

·       Cordiality in working under pressure and/or meeting deadlines.

·       Ability to manage confidential information with extreme professionalism.

·       Ability to follow tasks through to completion.

·       Ability to work well as a team and independently with minimal direction.

Competitive salary and great benefits!  

POSTING DATE:  January 9, 2018

DATE AVAILABLE:  ASAP

Catholic Charities of Tennessee, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All applicants with disabilities will not be discriminated against because of their disability. EEO/VEVRAA prohibits discrimination of protected veterans under Section 503.

Job Type: Full-time
Job Categories:
  • Social Services
Contact Information and Procedure:
Please e-mail cover letter with salary history and resume to Kim Demetrio, Supervisor of Housing Services, via Sabrina Hester at shester@cctenn.org.
Sabrina Hester
Email: shester@cctenn.org
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