Case Manager

 Job Title: Case Manager 

Summary/Objective: 

La Posada Providencia is an emergency shelter for immigrants in crisis who are seeking legal refuge in the United States of America. Responsible for advocating for clients, assessing needs, evaluating options, creating plans, and coordinating services. 

Essential Functions: 

1. Coordinates and facilitates services through assessment, evaluation, planning, and implementation. 

2. Communicates client needs to several staff members and follows up accordingly. 

3. Manage discharge plans upon exiting program. 

4. Works collaboratively with clients, families, attorneys, paralegals, social workers, doctors, counselors, etcetera to ensure high-quality services. 

5. Acts as the client’s advocate as it relates to human rights, privacy, and social justice. 

6. Maintains the client’s comprehensive case management record through detailed documentation. 

7. Coordinates with third-party service providers (e.g. ProBAR, Catholic Charities, and Refugee Services of Texas) on a regular basis. 

8. Collaborates in the grant and program compliance process by providing information used to populate monthly reports. 

9. Helps with the Street Outreach program. 

10. Other functions as needed 

Education and Experience: 

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field 
  • License Preferred 
  • Human Services Experience 
  • Management or Supervisory experience 
  • Experience with disabilities helpful 
  • Valid Driver’s license 
  • Bilingual 

Supervisory Responsibility: 

  • Supervises Case Management Aide 
  • Supervises residents 

Reports To: 

  • Executive Director 

September 2022 

Physical Demands: 

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, sit, walk, communicate and hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee may frequently lift and/or move up to 30 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. 

Position Type: 

  • Exempt; Weekends and Holidays Required 

Travel: 

  • Some Travel may be required 

Additional Eligibility Qualifications: 

  • None 

 

Please send a cover letter and resume to executivedirector@lppshelter.org