Posted 2 weeks ago

Lead Case Manager

Company: DuPage County Health Department (DCHD)
Category: Professional Services

 Villa Park

Type: Full Time

The DuPage County Health Department is looking for a new team member at their Villa Park location, to work as an on-site Lead Case Manager. Working in this position, you will have the opportunity to provide life-changing assistance to adult clients, who live with mental health disorders. The program focuses on teaching clients to live independently within their community. All positions provide an opportunity to make a positive difference in your community, while gaining valuable experience working in the field of Human Services.
This position is located at the Villa Park Clustered Apartment Program. The hours are Tuesday through Saturday 8:00 am until 4:00 pm with one of these days working 11:00 am to 7:00 pm. Responsibilities:

  • Serves as primary case manager for 10 clients, provides skill training to meet client’s assessed needs and to enable clients to live as independently as possible
  • Acts as client advocate to facilitate access to resources and services and works collaboratively with providers to achieve client goals and to aid clients in crisis situations.
  • Develops and maintains client IM+CAN’s and completion or coordination of other required forms and acts as liaison between healthcare resources and clients.
  • Participates in client staffing and team meetings and maintains collaborative relationships with co-workers to effectively support clients.
  • Demonstrates effective, independent judgment and discretion while making task-related decisions.
  • Meets established productivity standards and completes accurate and timely documentation of services provided to clients.