JOB POSTING – COMPETITION #298-2019-20
POSITION: Urgent Response Case Manager
LOCATION: Barrie, with responsibility throughout Simcoe County
PURPOSE OF POSITION:
To work in collaboration with the Crisis Response Network Coordinator to support individuals who have been referred through the Urgent Response Process in compliance with the Ministry of Community and Social Services UR Guidelines through the provision of case management throughout Simcoe County
To provide limited, short term case management services to individuals through developing and implementing goals and mitigating risks to achieve successful outcomes for the individual
To work as a member of a multi-disciplinary team to support individuals in various settings, including their home and in community
1. Education and Experience:
Post-secondary degree at a university level in one of the social or behavioural disciplines with directly related experience (one to two years) or a community college diploma in one of the social or behavioural disciplines and directly related experience working with individuals with developmental challenges in a community services environment
Experience working with persons with developmental delays and mental health issues
2. Required Knowledge and Skills:
Ability to demonstrate sound clinical judgement with respect to complex client situations.
Excellent communication and negotiating skills
Knowledge of community resources for individuals with special needs, proven ability to work effectively on committees, seek out and develop partnership opportunities and formalize service agreements, and relevant legislation
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, demonstrated ability to self-manage time and multiple tasks
Knowledge of technological applications
A working understanding of French Language is beneficial
3. Valid driver’s licence, access to a reliable vehicle.
If you are interested in this position, please apply by 4:30 pm on April 30th, 2019.
We are an equal opportunities employer.
Where needed, accommodations for disabilities will be made available upon request.
Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.