The School Based Case Manager will work closely with the School Liaison and Clinician to identify students and triage priorities for treatment. The position is designed to provide medically necessary services, under a treatment plan approved by a qualified mental health provider or clinician to assist the Client in resolving or minimizing the effects of the mental and emotional impairment for which clinical and/or hospital services have previously been provided. The goal is to enhance independent functioning through which the client is integrated into and/or maintained within the community, so that institutionalization is not as likely or frequent. This goal-directed medically necessary service is for children/youth with serious emotional disturbance through which the individual is assisted in obtaining access to needed medical, social, educational, and other services. All interventions provided shall be related to specific goals set forth in the client’s treatment plan.
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday (40 hours per week)
Varied hours between 7 am to 7 pm; must be able and willing to adjust work schedules based on their clinical case load and the needs of individual clients.