Case Manager / Activities Coordinator in Buffalo, NY
Gerard Place Posted: 2021-02-03
Buffalo, NY 14215
Permanent Supportive Housing for homeless single parent families Full time exempt, competitive salary, excellent benefits.
This position will combine a small case load of clients with coordination of evening and weekend activities for our permanent housing families. Evening and weekend hours with some flexibility.
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Provide ongoing support, guidance and implementation of client supportive services, including referrals, linkage, vocational training, educational prospects, career support, day care services and healthy homes.
-Ensure that all needed program components are utilized to strengthen the family self-sufficiency and provide coordination and accountability for client program adherence.
-Coordination of evening/weekend activities including weekly on-site activities, field trips, and special events.
-Assist/maintain client public assistance through Erie County Department of Social Services.
-Develop, monitor and maintain all components of client records. Build relations with staff and programs on campus to ensure successful client service coordination.
-Attend appropriate trainings, coalitions and in services to increase job knowledge.
-Assist with annual life skills curriculum and class attendance.
-Other duties assigned.
-Bachelor's degree in Social Work or related field plus 2 years of experience in human services field.
-HMIS experience a plus.
-Good communication and people skills, demonstrates skills in working with clients from various backgrounds and cultures and embraces Gerard Place’s mission to strengthen families.
-Background check required for employment.
Salary range: $30,030-34,060 annually Competitive benefits package: Benefits are available the first of the month following date of hire and include health and fully paid life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance. Eligibility for our 403b retirement plan is available to full-time employees upon hire. Excellent time off benefits.
Application deadline: Open until filled. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Email resume and cover letter to Jill Mattson at below email
or mail to: Gerard Place, Attn: Jill Mattson, 2515 Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14215
No phone calls please.
Gerard Place is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).