Case Manager for Respite Program
Located: 345-347 East 146th street Bronx, NY 10457
Duties: With the supervision and support of the Respite Coordinator, the Respite Case Manager will provide
case management services for homeless adults with mental illness and physical health issues, who
were referred by hospitals to our medical respite program; this is a short-term, residential program
for patients who are ready for discharge from hospitals but do not have suitable housing in which to
convalesce. The Respite Case Manager's duties include assessing clients' needs, counseling clients,
arranging follow-up medical and other services and planning for discharge to appropriate housing.
Qualifications: We are looking for an energetic, compassionate, responsible, organized and computer literate
individual with excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills and a passion for
helping vulnerable individuals improve the quality of their lives.
Bachelor's Degree in Health/Human Services required;
Experience with chronically mentally ill/homeless adults is a plus;
Bilingual in English & Spanish