DCS Case Manager - Skill Coach in Kendallville, IN at Bowen Center 

Date Posted: 9/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Full time opportunities available

These providers are responsible for providing case management and skill building services to an assigned caseload. As a Case Manager, you will provide services at Bowen Center locations, in the community, schools, and often in clients’ homes. Your caseload may consist of child/adolescent or adult population and a minimum of 1 DCS Case. Providers in these roles assist both parents and children with psycho-social skills building practices identified in the clients’ treatment plan. Skills building includes evidence based coping strategies, social skills, developmental life skills and executive functioning skills.

Duties of this role may include:

  • Facilitate clients' learning and development of new skills, improving functionality and independence
  • Ensure clients are linked with other needed healthcare providers
  • Ensure clients are addressing the goals that are important to them and/or their referral source
  • Participate in medical appointments with the organization’s medical staff
  • Ensure clients are making progress and are discharged within an appropriate timeframe
  • Transport clients as needed and appropriate to their care

Hours are flexible around client schedules. Due to our partnership with community organizations we require 3-4 days/week to work evenings (end time between 7-8pm); and opportunity for weekend shifts will be available. Regular work hours are adjusted to fit this schedule. 

 

*It is important to note that Bowen Center is a partner company with DCS and employees will not be directly employed by Department of Child Services.

Job Requirements

Requirements:

1-2 years of professional experience preferred
Must be at least 21 years of age.

Must meet at least one of the following educational requirements:

    • Bachelor’s Degree
    • Associate’s Degree
    • 60 undergraduate college credits
    • High school diploma/GED with 5 years related experience

Base pay is dependent on education and experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree: $14.50 - $15.75/hour
  • Associate’s Degree: $13.00 - $14.00/hour