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Case Aide - Non-Residential at COMMUNITY SOLUTIONS INC

Posted in Nonprofit - Social Services 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Santa Barbara, California

Job Description:

Case Aide needed to join our team in Santa Barbara. In this role you will be responsible for all aspects of client supervision and program operations. You will provide a safe environment while facilitating counseling, advocacy, and support to our clients. Responsible for general case management duties including intake assessment and individual and group counseling.  You will be a part of a team helping to guide clients in their development and assist them to become a positive influence in the community. Work schedule:  M/W 12pm-8pm, T/TH 9am-5pm, F 11am-7pm.

Community Solutions Inc. (CSI) is a nonprofit organization that promotes self-reliance, responsibility and accountability for at-risk and disadvantaged youth and adults. Since 1962, CSI has delivered supervision, treatment, and comprehensive, individualized services to help clients interact more effectively in their communities and become productive citizens.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS include but are not limited to:

Maintains accountability for clients’ location and implements all policies and procedures including:

  • Client Supervision

  • Key Control

  • Rounds of Facility

  • Monitoring of clients

  • Emergency Procedures

  • Provides Client Support

  • For mentoring programs: works with mentors and clients for assignment, supervision of actiivties and client progress.

  • Collects urine samples and completes related paperwork and breathalyzer testing as required by contract.

  •  Inspects facility common areas and outside perimeter on a daily basis to include alarms, doors, all window and door locks, lighting anf fire safety equipment.

  • Supervises clients and monitors client activity.

  • Assists in coordination of program progress reporting and discharge planning with referral agencies.

  • Mediates and resolves client problems and handles all emergency situations.

  • Coordinates and schedules client assignments to community service projects and assists with supervision of client at work sites.

  • Co-facilitates groups as assigned.

  • Supervises client work assignments and checks for satisfactory completion.

  • Assists clients in working on program goals and provides client services in areas of growth and responsibility, education, vocation, legal, family and friends.

  • Collects intake data, develops and documents program plan goals with clients, monitors in the areas of treatment stipulations, job readiness preparation, and community resource referrals. Assists in client orientation as assigned. Makes recommendations to the supervisor for corrective action as required and monitors on an ongoing basis.

• Bachelor’s degree in a social science field and one year experience in social services or similar field. Education may be substituted with experience on a year for year basis.
• Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills desired.
• Experience with Microsoft Office.

Benefits Offered:

  • Mileage reimbursement

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Medical / Dental/ Vision Insurance /Voluntary Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

  • Two (2) weeks of vacation accrued within the first year, bumped to three (3) week accrual after 1 year of service.

  • Sick and disability time (accrual based)

  • Voluntary 401(k) retirement savings plan, with up to a 4% employer match contribution

CSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Disability/Vet. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.