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Case Manager

  • Job Tracking ID: 512588-798921
  • Job Location: Chicago, IL
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: BA/BS
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: November 23, 2021
  • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP



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Job Description:

Family Guidance Centers, Inc. (FGC), a not-for-profit behavioral healthcare organization, treats and prevents substance abuse, as well as an array of other related problems. Since 1969, FGC's comprehensive programming has educated and guided individuals toward their full potential as productive members within their own families and our society.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Assist with intakes for new clients (may include conducting assessments, reviewing consent forms, patient rights, providing program orientation, etc.)
  • Develops a long term professional relationship with the client (i.e. supports treatment based upon client's strength, helps focus treatment processes that build upon those strengths)
  • Participates in weekly Care Conferences by sharing information acquired during the intake process (i.e identifying barriers to treatment, suggesting resources, etc.)
  • Works with client to facilitate entitlement enrollment, transportation to treatment, childcare coverage to support participation in treatment, shelter/housing options, etc.
  • Monitors behavioral compliance issues and reports concerns and/or noncompliance to the primary counselor and program manager
  • Follow up and working with clients that have missed dosing and counseling appointments
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Openings of Position: 1

Schedule: Monday - Friday  (7:00a - 3:30p)

Location: 2630 S. Wabash Ave.

Start Date: ASAP

Experience and Skills:

Education and/or Experience: Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or related field is preferred; Some Case Management and/or substance abuse treatment experience preferred

Certifications, License, Registrations: N/A

Job Benefits:

Family Guidance Centers Inc. offers opportunities for individuals with an interested in behavioral health. Our organization provides a comprehensive benefit package for full time employment that includes health insurance, dental, vision, life insurance and a 401k pension plan. Vacation, sick and personal days with paid holidays off are included in our paid time off compensation package.