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Case Manager for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Company: Starpoint
Location: Canon City
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

Ready for the career change you didn't know you needed? We are currently looking for a passionate Case Manager to support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. If you love to work hard and make a difference in people's lives, we would love to hear from you! Working with us is the career move you were meant to make.
POSITION SUMMARY:
The CCB Case Manager will be responsible for working with individuals with disabilities and their families to provide support, advocacy, and linkage to services and encourage and support family empowerment and self-sufficiency. The resource coordinator is responsible for developing, implementing, coordinating, and monitoring the person-centered plan. The position requires ongoing client contact, service coordination, and contact/service documentation. The CCB Case Manager will need to be successful working as part of a team supporting the health and safety of those we serve.

Excellent Benefits
Employees receive Paid Personal Time Off. Full-time employees receive Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance benefits at a minimal cost to the employee; 100% employer-paid short-term disability, group term life, and AD/D insurance. Employees and their immediate family members are offered access to our, 100% employer-paid Employee Assistance Program, and a matching 401K.
PERSONAL SKILLS:
-- Ability to work independently
-- Must demonstrate organizational and time management skills
-- Must have effective verbal and written communication skills.
-- Must be able to work with clients, staff, parents, providers, and community representatives in a team approach
-- Must be able to work under stress and meet deadlines
-- Must be able to work with minimal supervision
-- Must be able to coordinate with families, supervisors, the general public, and clients pleasantly and effectively.
-- Must exhibit mature judgment.
-- Must be able to work with individuals with limited communication skills.

TECHNOLOGY SKILLS
-- Must be familiar and proficient in the use of computers (both desktop and laptop)
-- Must have the ability to use Microsoft Office including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, and other Microsoft Software
-- Must have the ability to understand and use the internet for purposes of searching for resources, researching providers, and more
-- Must be able to independently problem-solve issues that may arise or identify when the IT department is necessary.
-- Must be able to learn to utilize state-specific websites
-- Must be able to use an agency phone, set up an office voicemail, and listen to and respond to messages promptly.
-- Must be able to set up and participate in telework platforms (Zoom, GoTo Meeting, Google Hangouts, etc.).

QUALIFICATIONS:
A Bachelor's Degree; or Five (5) years of experience in the field of Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS), which includes Developmental Disabilities; or Some combination of education and relevant experience appropriate to the position's requirements. Relevant experience is defined as: a. Experience in one of the following areas: long-term care services and supports, gerontology, physical rehabilitation, disability services, children with special health care needs, behavioral science, special education, public health or non-profit administration, or health/medical services, including working directly with persons with physical, intellectual or developmental disabilities, mental illness, or other vulnerable populations as appropriate to the position being filled; and b. Completed coursework and/or experience related to the type of administrative duties performed by case managers may qualify for two (2) years of required relevant experience.PI177742557

Keywords: Starpoint, Colorado Springs , Case Manager for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Executive , Canon City, Colorado

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