Case Management & Social Work Careers at Lifespan

Case Worker Job

Job Number: GHI14692

Job Title: Case Worker Outreach

Department: IHH 3283 Johnston Team A - 5303283

Facility: Gateway Healthcare Inc.

Location: Pawtucket, RI

Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Human Services field such as Social Work, Psychology, and Rehabilitation Services preferred.
  • Two years' experience in Human Services preferred.
  • Experience working with individuals with substance abuse, sexual abuse, and/or involvement with criminal justice system is preferred.
  • Valid driver's license and use of car during normal working hours, or other means of transportation to complete major functions of job.
  • Automobile liability insurance coverage for vehicle being used in accordance with state regulations.

Job Description:

  • Under the supervision of the Program Manager and/or Team Leader, provide case management, rehabilitation, and crisis interventions and outreach services in home, office, and community settings to adults with serious long-term mental illness.
  • Collaborates with psychiatric and allied mental health team in assessment, diagnosis, intervention and treatment planning by performing the following duties.
  • Conduct substance abuse treatment with clients in need in accordance with the 12 core functions of substance abuse counseling as defined by the ICRC
  • Conducts comprehensive clinical assessment and develops interventions for substance abuse, sexual abuse, symptom management, and family support and education
  • Participates in treatment planning by: completing assessment assignments within time requirements specified by procedures.
  • Provide ongoing assessment, problem solving, side-by-side services, skill training, supervision (i.e. assignments, monitoring, encouragement) and environmental adaptations to assist clients with activities of daily living.