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VisionQuest Lead Case Manager in Benson, Arizona

VisionQuest is hiring a Lead Case Manager for a Benson, AZ. This is a full time position that comes with employer paid benefits which include medical, dental, vision, paid time off and sick time.

The Lead Case Manager is responsible for coordinating case management and safe and timely release services for youth. This position will be responsible for training and supervising the work of other 7 Case Managers.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist Case Managers with youth intakes and discharges

  • Review youth referrals; coordinate and complete telephonic or in person interviews

  • Upon youth arrival, must ensure youth are properly enrolled in public school, are up to date on medical needs and ensure youth is added to internal system

  • Must develop corrective action plans or disciplinary memos to address performance issues of Case Management staff in collaboration with Program Director.

  • Serve as the main point of contact for approving initial placements discharges, youth being transferred and for requests for information in coordination with Program Director.

  • Maintain an updated list of the status for all cases to ensure that adequate progress is being made.

  • Carry a small caseload for youth that are identified as being high profile or complex cases or as needed.

  • Ensure the timely completion of (assessments) Initial Intake, Emergency Placement, and Individual Service Plans in accordance with VisionQuest, State, and Federal requirements.

Qualifications:

Must be bilingual in English and Spanish. Must have a master’s degree in the behavioral sciences, human services or social services fields or a bachelor’s degree and at least 3 years progressive employment experience that demonstrates supervisory and case management experience. Required to work a flexible schedule to facilitate program services. Must be able to obtain and maintain First Aid Certification (CPR) and fingerprint clearances.

Job ID: 2020-1145

External Company URL: http://www.vq.com

Street: 621 E Commerce Dr

Post End Date: 9/25/2020

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