Catholic Community Services, Homeless Adult Services (HAS) is the largest provider of adult homeless services in Tacoma, Washington. HAS offers resources to meet the basic needs of individuals experiencing chronic homelessness. These services include emergency shelter, meals, systematic outreach to provide supportive services, and a variety of other resources needed to assist guests with meeting their goals. The Mental Health Team offers supportive services through systematic outreach and clinical intervention for guests who receive services at the Nativity House. These services include Rapid Rehousing, Mental Health and Co-Occurring Disorder services.
The Nativity House Case Manager is a member of the Mental Health Team for Homeless Adult Services (HAS), a division of Catholic Community Services. The goal of this position is to assist guests/clients of the Nativity House Overnight Shelter exit the shelter to permanent housing. The position has four primary case-management duties. The first is to build relationships with clients and conduct a screening to identify needs and barriers as well as the client’s strengths. The second is to work with the client to develop a strength-based and client-centered plan for housing and housing retention. The third step is to meet regularly with the client to help them procure that complete action steps and achieve measureable goals, resulting in acquiring and retaining permanent housing. The fourth duty is to maintain the appropriate case management records and confidentiality. Within each of those steps is the duty to support and help guests be accountable to the Housing Stability Plan that is created.
This position works closely with the other members of the Mental Health Team and Shelter Staff to assist guests in reaching the goal of housing.
Note to Internal Candidates: HR reviews internal compensation and determines increase based on their experience and also agency internal equity factors
Catholic Community Services and Catholic Housing Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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