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FAMILY SERVICES - Bilingual Case Manager

Long Island City, 2976 Northern Blvd, Long Island City, New York, United States of America Req #37
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
The Fortune Society, Inc. (Fortune) has been working for over 54 years in service to our mission: to support successful reentry from incarceration and promote alternatives to incarceration, thus strengthening the fabric of our communities. The organization has evolved into one of the nation’s preeminent reentry and justice-informed service organizations, providing formerly-incarcerated people with the skills and wrap-around services needed to break the cycle of crime and incarceration and to build productive lives in their communities. Fortune has a highly specialized skill set to serve this population, with over 54 years of experience serving formerly incarcerated individuals in New York City and over 20 years of experience managing supportive housing. 

Title:               Case Manager - Bilingual
Unit: Family Services
Reports to: Director of ATI
Status: Full Time; Regular; Non-Exempt
Location: Long Island City, NY 11101
Days/Hours: Varies:Monday through Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm, 10:00am – to 6:00pm, 11:00am – 7:00 pm. Subject to change depending on program needs


Position Summary:

Responsible for facilitating Abusive Partner Intervention groups, case management duties including individual sessions, developing treatment plans, documenting client progress for reporting to the courts, and making referrals to internal and external services.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate Abusive Partner Intervention groups using evidence-based curricula;
  • Perform general case management duties, including weekly individual sessions with clients, referrals to community-based services, developing client schedules, and client centered treatment plans;
  • Assist clients in identifying and prioritizing needs;
  • Provide referrals to ensure all participants’ concrete needs are addressed;
  • Ensure accurate and timely data entry of all client information into the agency’s database;
  • Provide accurate and timely data and information to be included in court reports;
  • Monitor participants attendance and compliance with mandate requirements;
  • Conduct toxicology for clients as needed;
  • Participate in case conferences for optimum collaboration among departments/programs and external agencies;
  • Attend and participate in meetings, conferences, and trainings;
  • Conduct weekly chart audits;
  • Engage in his/her own ongoing professional development; and
  • Additional responsibilities as required.


Qualifications:


  • High school diploma or GED/HSE required, some college preferred;
  • Experience and commitment to working with mandated participants with criminal justice involvement;
  • Strong Microsoft Office and database entry skills;
  • Strong assessment and engagement skills;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus;
  • Fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with a Centers for Disease Control (CDC) or World Health Organization (WHO) authorized vaccine (or approved for an exemption as a reasonable accommodation due to a qualified disability or sincerely held religious belief or other legal basis). Applicants should not provide medical or genetic information in their applications; and
  • We seek talented, dedicated individuals from all walks of life who possess a strong commitment to this mission. Relevant personal experience is a plus.


Travel Requirements: May require travel to our Harlem, NY office.


Physical Demands: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The responsibilities and requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, minimum education, training, licensing, experience and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.


The Fortune Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of conviction history, race, religion/creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, victim of domestic violence status or marital status.


All new hires are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with a Centers for Disease Control (CDC) or World Health Organization (WHO) authorized vaccine (or approved for an exemption as a reasonable accommodation due to a qualified disability or sincerely held religious belief or other legal basis). Applicants should not provide medical or genetic information in their applications.

The Fortune Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of conviction history, race, religion/creed, citizenship status, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, victim of domestic violence status or marital status.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $45,000.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $55,000.00
Location on Google Maps
  • Long Island City, 2976 Northern Blvd, Long Island City, New York, United States of America