The Connection is a statewide human services and community development agency that provides unique solutions to the problems of homelessness, mental illness, substance use, improving child welfare and community justice rehabilitation. For additional information, visit www.theconnectioninc.org.
Knowledge, Skills, and Position Summary: The SIERRA Center is a 24/7, 60 bed, residential work release program based in New Haven. We serve male inmates 18 and over who have been approved by the Connecticut Department of Corrections for halfway house placement. The Case Manager III is responsible for delivering comprehensive case management/ services to clients, including intake screenings, risk/need assessments, development and implementation of individual service plans, and liaison with treatment providers, criminal justice referral agent, and community resources. Work collaboratively with medical, mental health treatment, employment, housing, and educational linkages in the community on behalf of clients. This position is non-exempt and works under the supervision of Program Manager. The eligible candidate for this position would work full time, 40 hours, 2nd shift, Monday-Friday. Regular and predictable attendance is required for this position.
Education: The minimum qualifications to be an eligible candidate for the Case Manager III position is a Bachelor´s Degree with 2 years of related experience. Valid Connecticut driver´s license is required for all open positions at The Connection.
Orientation: If selected for employment with The Connection, newly hired employees will be required to attend New Hire Orientation on days 1-3. This orientation is held at our Main Office in Middletown, Connecticut.
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