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Community Based Shelter Bilingual Case Manager

The Case Manager at Family Aid Boston provides support services to families in scattered sites and co-shelters, helps stabilize families in crisis, and develops and implements plans to assist families' transition to permanent housing within defined time periods. 


Job Title *
Community Based Shelter Bilingual Case Manager
Hiring Company *
Family Aid Boston
Location *
Boston, MA
Job Description *
BILINGUAL SPANISH CASE MANAGER -

COMMUNITY BASED SHELTER PROGRAM


FamilyAid Boston

Summary of the Position:
The Case Manager provides support services to families in scattered sites and co-shelters, helps stabilize families in crisis, and develops and implements plans to assist families' transition to permanent housing within defined time periods.

Duties & Responsibilities:
1. Provides assessment of families' stabilization and housing needs, and
develops plan to best address stabilization and re-housing goals.
2. Provides home visits to support families, monitor properties, and implement plans.
3. Develops understanding of strengths and limitations of families served.
4. Advocates with families and providers to establish highest level of
residential and life stability.
5. Leads or co-facilitates groups.
6. Serves as liaison to schools, medical providers, and others to assure
highest level of community integration.
7. Provides family intervention to identify and assist families with
problem solving, crisis intervention, and other needs.
8. Conducts family meetings as needed.
9. Provides full case management to maximize eventual stability in permanent housing.
10. Develops plans according to contract expectations.
11. Participates in all staff, team and clinical meetings.
12. Maintains clear, non-judgmental documentation in families' files.
13. Participates in supervision and professional development
as determined in performance evaluations.
14. Assumes other responsibilities as requested by supervisory staff.

Qualifications:
MSW Degree preferred, with direct experience in social services.
Fluency in Spanish required.
Ability to work in office and field based settings with a diverse, homeless population. Flexibility and compassion essential.

Supervision:
Senior Social Worker

Location:
This position is based at 727 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA

Qualifications:
MSW Degree preferred, with direct experience in social services.
Fluency in Spanish required.
Ability to work in office and field based settings with a diverse, homeless population. Flexibility and compassion essential.

Email: hr@familyaidboston.org