Comunilife Inc., a multi-service, non-profit organization founded in 1989, offers a continuum of residential programs for adults with HIV/AIDS and/or serious mental illness, a licensed mental health clinic and other programs in NYC. Our mission is to improve the quality of life and create a healthier tomorrow for New Yorkers with special needs in the Hispanic and broader communities.
Job Opening: Case Manager, Crotona Park North Transitional Residence
Job Location: Bronx, NY 10460
The Case Manager provides services for adults with HIV/AIDS residing in our 48-bed, HASA-funded transitional congregate facility. Duties include completing comprehensive assessments and all required documentation, developing service plans and conducting at least weekly face-to-face visits with clients. The Case Manager develops supportive relationships with clients, helps them attain their goals, links them to community-based medical, mental health, and substance abuse treatment programs and all needed services, and helps clients develop the skills and supports needed to obtain permanent housing.
We are looking for a caring, supportive, organized and dependable case manager who finds it rewarding to work with clients with HIV/AIDS, many of whom have co-occurring substance abuse and mental health disorders. A team player who collaborates with clients, staff and community providers; the case manager should also possess excellent verbal, written and active listening communication skills.
Bachelors Degree required in Psychology, Social Work, Human Services, or other pertinent field