Care Manager, High Fidelity Wraparound Project

Westchester Jewish Community Services | Flexible (Westchester County), New York

Job Summary

WJCS is currently searching for a full time, 35 hours/week, Care Manger to work as a part of an innovative, exciting project supported by NYS Office of Mental Health.  The NYS System of Care High Fidelity Wraparound Project (HFW) is a project grounded in principles, a framework and core values within a System of Care.  HFW is an evidence-based process that support youth with severe emotional and behavioral needs.  The project provides team-based planning, that is comprehensive, well-coordinated, holistic and family/youth-driven, with the intent to meet the complex needs of youth with serious mental health needs.  The goal is to bring all parties to the planning table, to support a plan that is responsive to the family’s identified needs.  Training is extensive and designed to lead the Care Manage to a NYS Certification in High Fidelity Wraparound. 

The ideal candidate must possess a Bachelors Degree with two years experience working with children/adolescents or a Master’s Degree with one-year experience; ability to work with youth/adolescents/young adults from 5 to 21 years old; meeting facilitation skills, strong collaboration skills; ability to engage and work with parents/caregivers. A driver’s license and vehicle are required. Bi-lingual, English-Spanish is a plus.

At WJCS we value our employees, their contributions, and their growth.  We demonstrate this commitment with much more than highly competitive benefits and compensation - we show it everyday in the way we work together, embracing leadership behaviors that are recognized and rewarded throughout our system.  We value you, your growth and contributions.

Responsibilities

The project provides team-based planning, that is comprehensive, well-coordinated, holistic and family/youth-driven, with the intent to meet the complex needs of youth with serious mental health needs.  The goal is to bring all parties to the planning table, to support a plan that is responsive to the family’s identified needs.  Training is extensive and designed to lead the Care Manage to a NYS Certification in High Fidelity Wraparound.  

How to Apply

If you would like to be considered for the position please send your résumé with cover letter to Human Resources via email, HR@wjcs.com.

Our address is 845 N. Broadway, White Plains, NY 10603 and our fax number is 914-421-9066.

Visit our home on the web at www.wjcs.com WJCS is an equal opportunity employer

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