Homeless Outreach Case Manager - Chicago, IL

Location: 3834 N Cicero, Chicago, IL 60641

Apply to Robert Wilson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (773) 427-6308

$40-45K full benefits Full Time

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

This position is primarily responsible for managing the shelter's day to day operations providing counseling, case management, referrals and advocacy for the homeless individuals, as well as providing them with access to a wide range of social services. Individual accountabilities and work volume with be establish through the development of success objectives within the framework outlined below.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct intake assessments to determine client's appropriateness for services
  • Provide individuals and group counseling
  • Process applications for Medicare and SNAP for Homeless clients.
  • Provide assistance in applying for housing and placements into stable housing.
  • Provide language interpretation and translation of documents, as well as facilitate over the phone interpretation for clients
  • Management referrals for TB testing, provide screening, and arrange appointments with Center for Disease Control and Prevention at Cook County Department of Public Health.
  • Make Referrals to appropriate resources for clients requiring service beyond the professional domain of PAA and make follow-ups as needed.
  • Provide transportation to clients to appreciate facilitates according to need.
  • Purchase food, clothing, shoes, and hygienic supplies
  • Coordinate the case load and administrative part of the Outreach Program
  • Collect and record clients information into the client tracking computer database in Homeless Management Information Systems

And so much more.

Must be fully vaccinated, pass background check, English & Polish speaking

Apply to: Robert Wilson