Aftercare Case Manager
Company: Sanctuary For Families Inc.
Posted on: March 19, 2023
Sanctuary for Families is New York's leading service provider and advocate for survivors of domestic violence, sex trafficking and related forms of gender violence. Every year, Sanctuary empowers thousands of adults and children to move from fear and abuse to safety and stability, transforming lives through a comprehensive range of services. We provide a range of wrap-around services to help survivors rebuild their lives in the aftermath of abuse, and work to end gender violence through three key strategies: direct services, outreach and training, and systems-change advocacy. Our services are available in 11 locations throughout New York City.
The case manager will provide a wide range of case management services, including employment and economic empowerment services to post-shelter participants, promoting economic stability, resume writing and housing permanence; also assists with program activities and workshops.
Assesses immediate needs of clients and makes appropriate referrals, including shelter/emergency transfer, and medical treatment
Assists clients in obtaining public benefits for which they are eligible (e.g. Medicaid, food stamps, housing and childcare subsidies)
Assists clients in obtaining self-sufficiency through appropriate referrals for counseling, financial counseling, ESOL classes, job readiness programs and higher education
Refers clients to other appropriate legal and social services both within and outside of Sanctuary
Prepares requests for educational and financial assistance grants on behalf of clients
Advocates on behalf of clients
Conducts outreach and trainings
Maintains accurate case records, documents all services provided within Sanctuary's Service Tracking System and prepares statistics for monthly reports
Performs administrative support
Perform any other department or agency related duties or special projects as directed
Maintain a caseload of approximately 25 to 30 families
Bachelor's Degree preferred
At least one year experience in the social services field, preferably in domestic violence
Fluency in both English and Spanish or additional community language strongly preferred
Strong verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently, multitask and prioritize
Familiarity to Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Work, and Excel
Collaborates with staff across the agency including the Legal Department and the Economic Empowerment Program as needed.
Maintains strong linkages with partner agencies
Budgeted Salary: $45,000 - $46,000
Work position is hybrid
Vaccination Policy: Proof of vaccination or proof of first dose with scheduled 2nd dose within 30 days is required.
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Employer-paid life insurance
Employer retirement contribution
Paid time off
Flex spending account
Student loan assistance
Tuition reimbursement program
Gym reimbursement program
All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed (religion), color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, age, disability, predisposing genetic characteristic, marital status or domestic violence victim status, and shall also follow the requirements of the Human Rights Law with regard to non-discrimination on the basis of prior criminal conviction and prior arrest.
D.E.I Commitment: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values at Sanctuary for Families that represent our dedication to fostering a safe, respectful, responsive, and fair work environment. We recognize the value diversity holds in embracing all employees, clients, and volunteers regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or professional level.PI208311581
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