Student Assistance Program Liaison-Case Manager


Job title: Student Assistance Program Liaison-Case Manager

Company: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Job description: Description

If Case Management is your passion, Here’s your chance to be in a dynamic position that works closely with adolescents in a school setting!

Devereux is searching for a Case Manager-Student Assistance Program Liaison – CSD to join the team in Chester County, PA.

Being a Case Manager has its Advantages!!

As a SAP Liaison Case Manager at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • The opportunity to work in a highly collaborative environment, with an incredibly supportive team
  • A chance to be in highly dynamic role that offers experience in multiple areas such as Case Management, Marketing, and Admissions
  • Non -traditional, entry level role that provides opportunities for professional growth
  • Benefits that start after 30 days of employment
  • Follow the school calendar and have paid days off during school breaks
  • $16.35 – $18.63 per hour- this position is 41 weeks long, however, you’ll continue to get paid your rate for 40hrs a week during summer break even though you aren’t working!!

Working as a Case Manager, you will be:

Responsible for the coordination and delivery of prevention services to public school students referred to the student assistance program throughout Chester County, Pa. Provides consultative services within the school’s Student Assistance Program (SAP) Team for students who are referred due to currently having barriers to learning due to possible substance use and/or mental health concerns. Performs screening assessments as required and participates in outcome initiatives. Provides prevention, case management, and consultation services to individuals in the designated school district. Provides family focused services, in accordance with the agency’s Mission, Vision, and Values, in a variety of settings inclusive of office, schools, home or other community settings.

*This position will begin 8/31/22*

Devereux Pennsylvania Children’s Services (DPACS) center serves children, adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorders, intellectual and developmental disabilities, behavioral, emotional and psychiatric challenges and disorders. Located in West Chester and Malvern Pennsylvania, services provided include psychiatric residential treatment (PRTF), residential treatment (RTF), acute inpatient psychiatric hospital (AIP), assessment services, community-based mental health services, community-based employment training and social skills training, and approved private school educational services to male and female children and adolescents (6-21 years of age) with diagnoses of intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, concomitant psychiatric and behavioral challenges often associated with experiencing some level of trauma in their lives. A primary focus throughout the program is the philosophy of Program-Wide Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PW-PBIS), a program-wide system of care that promotes and rewards positive behaviors, and prevents negative behaviors, to create safe, supportive living environments. Each year, more than 1,000 children and adolescents receive specialized care, in the environment best suited to the unique challenges they face, all with the goal of providing each child with the academic, social, emotional and life skills needed to flourish in their home community

Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19.

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) COVID-19 vaccine mandate requires staff without an approved medical or religious exemption to be fully vaccinated to be employed in this program. If you are fully vaccinated, you will need to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved medical or religious exemption prior to starting.

Qualifications

EDUCATION: Bachelors Degree Required

EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 1 year experience in behavioral health care, mental health, or drug/alcohol program. Prior experience with a Student Assistance Program preferred. Valid driver’s license must be maintained.

Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children

Expected salary: $16.35 – 18.63 per hour

Location: West Chester, PA

Job date: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 07:54:51 GMT

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