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Care Manager

Location: Mountainside, NJ
Compensation: $37,000 - 39,000 | Full-Time

Overview:

Families and Communities Together (FACT) is a progressive non-profit organization in Union County who assists families who have children with complex emotional, social, behavioral, and mental health needs succeed at home, in school, and in their community. We are currently seeking Bilingual (Spanish/English) Care Managers to join our team. We will consider candidates interested in part-time, however, flexibility is mandatory.


Responsibilities:

Successful Care Managers work with children and families utilizing a strength-based team approach (Wrap-around model) to ensure the family’s needs are addressed and met. Care managers have excellent listening skills, as well as verbal and written communication skills. Time management skills are essential as is maturity and the ability to be flexible, approachable and accessible.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with youth and families using the nationally recognized “Wrap-around” model to keep children of Union County safe and stable in their homes, their schools, and their communities.
  • Coordination of assessment, treatment planning and case management services for children with behavioral health challenges and their families.
  • Maintain on-going contact with the child and family, as well as documenting visits and meetings in a timely, clear and concessive manner.


Requirements:

  • BA or Masters degree in behavioral health, social services or related specialty
  • One year of related experience preferably with at-risk children and families
  • Possess and maintain a valid drivers’ license
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task /handle multiple assignments and prioritize workload
  • Ability to work independently, and with a team
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Strong presentation skills – can effectively respond to questions from families, members, providers, supervision and peers.
  • Knowledge of child welfare, mental health and related children’s service
  • Conflict Management experience (a plus)
  • Experience working with Intellectual & Developmental Disability (ID/D) children (a plus)
  • Meeting facilitation (a plus)


Benefits:

FACT offers a competitive compensation plan for full time employees as well as a generous benefit package that includes medical, dental, life insurance, 401K, holidays, sick, personal, and vacation time. Please submit your resume and compensation requirements to Richardh@factnj.org.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex national origin, disability status, protected, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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