|Title:||Case Manager-Assessment Specialist|
|Program Name:||Schwartz Assessment Shelter|
|Location:||Wards Island, NY|
The Assessment Specialist conducts standardized assessments for homeless men to identify housing barriers and determine the level of service needed.
The position requires a Bachelors’ Degree and one year relevant work experience or an Associates’ Degree or 60 college credits and three years relevant work experience.
Provide standardized assessments to individuals who have entered the shelter
Obtain household verification and background checks as required
Assess client’s housing and services need
Identify immediate housing placement opportunities for clients
Collaborate with area providers to coordinate necessary services
Make referrals to case management, housing search support and other services as appropriate
Perform related tasks as needed
EFFECT ON END RESULTS:
The client is informed of his/her rights and responsibilities as a participant in the program. A comprehensive assessment is developed.
Clients are properly assessed for appropriate service options
Clients will be placed into suitable appropriate housing
Positive relationships with service providers are developed and maintained
- Related tasks are performed completely, on time and accurately.
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