Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):
Infant Case Manager for MSS - Posting #20886
Full-time Infant Case Manager position available for the Maternity Support Services Program in Seattle - White Center. This position requires flexibility, initiative and ability to manage time, resources and client caseload. The individual in this position works closely with new parents of infants ages (two months to one year old) that have identified risk factors.
Provides services to minimize the impacts associated with risk factors and to increase the family’s self-sufficiency and empowerment. Must have ability to recognize, support and describe healthy parenting from a family strengths perspective. Must recognize the parent as the child’s first teacher and convey the importance of early interaction as the foundation of later learning. Must have knowledge regarding post-partum depression, social isolation and mental health concerns. Must have understanding and respect for cultural differences as well as diverse kinds of families.
This position involves assisting client with accessing resources such as housing, food, clothing, childcare, transportation, education, employment, medical providers, social services, interpreter services and other related health issues with the goal of maximizing the new child’s health and well-being.
Qualifications and/or Education:
- AA/AS/BA in Social/Human Services and two years of health and/or social services experience working with the childbearing family
- Under the direction of an LICSW, follows up on clients in their homes and carries out basic teachings to ensure healthy development of family and infant, utilization of medical care and provide referrals to community resources
- Must have access to an insured vehicle and be able to make home visits
- Must be bilingual in English/Spanish
What We Offer:
Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career with opportunity for advancement. The fringe benefits surpass most companies. For example, Full-time employees working 30 hours more, receive an excellent benefit package of Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, Long Term Disability, EAP (Employee Assistance Program), paid-time-off starting at 24 days per year + 10 paid Holidays. We also offer 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.
How to Apply:
To apply for this position complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Rebecca at RebeccaNix@seamarchc.org
Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Posted on 11/17/2020
External candidates may apply after 11/20/2020
This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).