Damien Center
  • - Support Services
  • Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Full Time
  • Medical, Vision, Dental, Life Insurance, Short Term and Long Term disability, 403B-Retirement, Vacation Days

Basic Function:
In cooperation with HIV positive clients, will provide one on one case management services to a caseload of no fewer than 40 people living with HIV/AIDS.

Full-Time Equivalent/37.5 Hours Weekly

Essential Responsibilities:

Direct Service

• Maintain an active caseload of HIV positive clients
• Interview and assess client's eligibility and need for services
• Formulate care plans and appropriate interventions to address client's concerns
• Assist clients as they move through the service delivery system
• Provide emotional support for clients and their families
• Provide counseling or appropriate referrals to clients in crisis situations
• Act as a liaison between client and all relevant professionals, programs, and resources
• Educate clients and others about HIV disease process and prevention
• Provide 85 hours of billable client interactions per month

Administrative Duties

• Complete necessary paperwork and data entry in a timely fashion including entering case notes within 24 hours
• Collect necessary documentation
• Maintain client records
• Perform effectively within the organization and interpersonally with co-workers
• Attend staff, department, team, and other requested meetings
• Participate in and/or coordinate 1 to 2 additional committees/activities
• Perform other duties as assigned

Program Development

• Develop positive working relationships with other social service, medical, and mental health providers
• Participate in fund-raising and advocacy events as determined by Executive Director and/or Director of Programs

Education:

Degree: Bachelors or Masters degree in nursing, social work, sociology, psychology, counseling, or family and child development; or a bachelors or masters degree in another field which includes a minimum of 12 hours of course work in human behavior, social policy, social welfare, or counseling. Must believe in the worth and dignity of others.

Physical Requirement:

• Ability to sit for extended periods of time
• Ability to relocate in office building several times a day

Please Note The Following:

• If a candidate is offered and accepts this position, s/he will be required to agree to a background check. Employment will be contingent upon the findings.
• If a candidate is offered and accepts this position, s/he will be required to sign confidentiality and data security agreements. All employees are required to sign agency confidentiality statements, pass HIPAA training, and agree to all policies and procedures.
• The Damien Cares is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




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