CASE MANAGER JRP
Company: Geo Reentry Services
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Facility: -RS TUOLOMNE COUNTY CA
Compensation Bonus (if applicable):
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Manages a caseload of client cases by administering the policies
and procedures of the program as directed by the contracting agency
and the Program Manager or Supervising Case Manager. Learns, uses
and models principles of the "What Works" system through
evidence-based practices in all interactions with clients and other
staff members. Reports on program operations to ensure that all
requirements of the criminal justice system are met. Trains and
assists less experienced case managers.
This Case Manager position may be assigned to work at the Jail
Reentry Program located at the Tuolumne County Sheriff, with some
coverage at the main Day Reporting Center.
This is a full time, 40 hour per week position, 8 AM to 5 PM,
Monday - Friday is the work schedule.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities -include the following. Other
duties may be assigned.
Manages a client caseload using principles of the "What Works"
system. Conducts risk/need assessments and creates individual
treatment plans for each assigned client. Meets regularly with
clients and documents clients' progress or regress in Company
Conducts orientation meetings with new clients to explain program
rules and regulations. Verbally explains the client contract in
detail to ensure that the client understands his/her
responsibilities. Installs electronic monitoring equipment on new
clients when necessary.
Sets client schedules and specifies all approved activities based
on sentencing information. Approves temporary schedule changes for
Collects client fees on an on-going basis when required. Notifies
the Program Manager of delinquent fees.
Monitors client compliance with alcohol and/or drug counseling when
Reports all program violations to the appropriate agency or
official via the established reporting parameters.
May review daily summaries each morning and forwards reports to the
appropriate agency as required.
Trouble-shoots equipment problems and relays technical problems to
Program Manager for resolution.
Trains newly hired case manages to ensure they have the tools and
information necessary to perform their jobs in compliance with
Reports on the status of program operations regularly to ensure all
necessary documentation is prepared for court review.
Represents the company in contacts with elected officials and other
public figures in the criminal justice system.
May facilitate psycho-educational/behavior modification groups each
week. Documents clients' attendance, participation and progress in
May testify in court regarding clients' compliance with court
May screen clients at jail for entry into the program.
May be required to learn and develop proficiency in Client
Administrator's duties, including opening and closing the office,
and performing client intakes, check-ins, breath analysis and drug
screens, to provide backup when necessary.
No supervisory responsibilities.
High school diploma or its equivalent
Two (2) years of experience providing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
(CBT) services to the criminal justice populations preferred
Bachelors Degree in Psychology or Criminal Justice, some experience
working with offender population - preferred
A CBT Facilitator certification is desirable.
Basic knowledge of case management, referral services and
interventions in both group and individual modalities.
Basic knowledge of criminal justice system.
Good presentation, public speaking and facilitation skills.
Good organizational skills and attention to detail.
Effective communication skills with internal and external contacts
at all levels.
Ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously.
Problem solving ability.
Good interpersonal skills.
Basic computer skills.
Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) skills may be required.
Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically
used by the department.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
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