Date Posted: 9/11/2020
Title: Behavioral Health Case Manager
Location: Fort Walton Beach and Crestview
POSITION SUMMARY: Bridgeway Center, Inc. (BCI) is seeking applicants that want to work with clients to effectively address clients' care by assessing needs, developing, monitoring, and facilitating interdisciplinary approaches. This position is responsible for managing an assigned caseload of clients having mental illness diagnosis and for assessing client needs, developing, implementing and reviewing service plans, and working with other community resources in meeting/achieving client service needs. Join a dynamic and innovative team who search for empowering ways to improve the quality of life for the people we serve. A career with BCI as a Behavioral Health Case Manager (BHCM) is rewarding and fulfilling because you make a difference every day in the lives of the clients served.
The Case Management department consists of services that help individuals link to needed medical, social, education, psychiatric, psychological, and other services. This includes direct assistance in gaining access to services, Coordination of Care (CoC), oversight of the entire case, and linkage to appropriate services. Case Management includes (1) assessment of the eligible client to determine service needs; (2) development of an individualized integrated service plan; (3) referral and related activities to help the client obtain needed services; (4) monitoring and follow-up; and (5) evaluation. The Case Management department educates persons served and their support system regarding diagnosis, treatment, and recovery.
New associates received training, mentoring, and coaching throughout the on-boarding process.
We invite you to further explore this amazing opportunity by submitting your application today.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college with a major in counseling, social work, psychology, criminal justice, nursing, rehabilitation, special education, health education, or a related human services field (a related human services field is one in which major course work includes the study of human behavior and development). Spanish-speaking or Bilingual applicants are a plus, but not required.
Applicant must be able to obtain or currently have Florida Certification Board Credentialing as a Behavioral Health Case Manager. If applicant does not have certification, the applicant must obtain certification within six (6) months of hire. Please include a resume with the application. Applicant must be able to pass a Level II DCF criminal background check and drug screen. Applicant must have a valid driver’s license with no major violations.
WORK LOCATION: Travel between Fort Walton Beach and Crestview.
WORK HOURS: Mon – Fri; 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
BASE WAGE: The base wage for this position is $14.50 per hour.
***Applicant must meet the minimum requirements to be considered for this position. NO EXCEPTIONS.***
Notify the Human Resources Office in advance if you require special disability accommodations to participate in the employment process.
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