People Incorporated is an innovative community provider of vital integrated behavioral and mental health services in Minnesota. Annually we reach over 12,000 individuals through more than 60 different programs. Helping people with mental illness requires great flexibility and creativity. That's why we start with the person first...developing innovative, effective services that provide the care, resources, and connections that will help each person in the best way possible. Join us in our mission to support mental health and wellness in our community through collaboration and integration of care!
People Incorporated's Children & Family Services division is the former Family Networks, Inc! Since 1981, Family Networks, and now People Incorporated, has been helping children, teens and families overcome emotional problems and situational barriers in order to improve their lives and family relationships. Family Networks, Inc has become the Children & Family Services Division at People Incorporated.
Our Targeted Case Management program is hiring a Case Manager II position. Services are designed to help the child with severe emotional disturbance and the child's family obtain needed mental health services, social services, educational services, health services, vocational services, recreational services, and related services in the areas of volunteer services, advocacy, transportation, and legal services.
The Case Manager II assesses the needs and strengths of eligible children and their families to determine what services may be most helpful. Some of the primary tasks are to:
Create a viable plan to assist families in accessing and utilizing services and suports
Actively monitor the delivery services (within the agency and with outside providers)
Assess outcomes, support and assist families in addressing unmet needs
Collaborate and coordinate with others to ensure service effectiveness and to avoid duplication
Attend weekly supervision with manager
Submit authorizations to Hennepin County and other insurance companies
Complete paperwork in a timely manner
Typical hours for the position are Monday
Friday from 8:00am
5:00pm. Some flexibility may be required in order to accommodate family schedules. Occasionally later hours to accommodate clients' need.
Bachelor's degree in behavioral science or related field
One year (2,000 hours) of full-time supervised experience working with adolescents and their families
Reliable vehicle, current auto insurance, and a current and valid driver's license
Knowledge of Hennepin County Human Services Systems
Knowledge of adolescent mental and chemical health issues, and awareness of community-based mental and chemical health resources
Experience with children/ adolescents and families
Ability to forge a mutually respectful partnership with persons served and their families
Knowledge of local community resources and how to use those resources for the benefit of children and their families
People Incorporated offers a suite of comprehensive medical and dental benefits as well as competitive pay, fours weeks of paid time off. Beginning November 1, 2018 People Incorporated grounds became tobacco free to promote health and wellness for the individuals we serve and for our employees.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability, veterans or other status unrelated to job qualifications.