Housing First Case Manager
Location: Eau Claire
Western Dairyland E.O.C. Inc. is a non-profit Community Action Agency working to alleviate poverty-related conditions in west-central Wisconsin. Due to increased funding and program growth, we are hiring a full-time Case Manager to work in our Housing First Program which serves chronically homeless families and individuals in the Eau Claire area.
This person will conduct needs assessments, develop service plans, and monitor, support, and serve as an advocate for the homeless. This position assists in identifying and securing permanent housing, managing occupancy and physical maintenance of the housing units, coordinating services with agency programs and other organizations, developing and maintaining reports, files, and complying with program requirements
We're looking for an individual who has experience in crisis intervention and case management, has knowledge of counseling techniques and strategies, and can demonstrate a full awareness of social barriers and problems of the homeless and low-income population. A degree in human services, social work, counseling, or a related field is preferred. Previous experience working with at-risk populations and/or individuals with mental illness is preferred.
Starting salary is $33,280 based on qualifications.
To apply for this position:
1. complete an affirmative action form
2. send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
The application deadline is March 22, 2017. This agency is an equal opportunity employer.