Location: Lake City, FL
Pay Rate: $15.26-$16.34
This is an independent professional position performing comprehensive assessments, service brokerage, and advocacy services for severely emotionally disturbed children and their families. The Case Manager works with other professionals from numerous community organizations as well as with Center staff. The work is performed with a high degree of independence; however, work is reviewed through conferences, supervision and required reports. This position involves managing a caseload of severely emotionally disturbed children.
Bachelor's degree from accredited university with major course work in the areas of psychology, social work, health education or a related human services field.
A minimum of one year of experience working with children and/or adolescents who have serious emotional disturbance required.
In addition, each case manager or person directly supervising a case manager who provides Medicaid-funded targeted case management services shall hold a valid certification from a department-approved credentialing entity as defined in s. 397.311(9) by July 1, 2017 and, thereafter, within 6 months after hire.
Must have a current Florida Driver's License with a clean driving record while meeting company insurance requirements.
Specific competencies required are identified on a department/program specific basis and identified in each employee's Competency Checklist. The following are general and apply to all positions with this title.