Case Manager for Behavioral Health (Bilingual English/Spanish): Posting #20045
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
 Puyallup, WA

Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):

Position Summary:

Full-time Case Manager position available for our Behavioral Health Program in Puyallup. The role of the case manager is to work with and support the clinicians through the provision of resources, advocacy, and referrals to clients. The case manager provides primary community support/case management to mentally ill, homeless, and substance abuse clients. This position serves as an internal resource for community referrals and linkages, and participates actively as a team member in the delivery of client services and the coordination of community support services. The case manager will need to develop and maintain relationships with other community agencies and organizations.

The person in this position must be of good character and able to maintain the understanding, physical health, emotional stability and personality suited to meet the physical, mental, emotional, and social needs of the population served. This person must have the capacity to establish a liaison relationship with community resources, provide outreach service to clients, and demonstrate professionalism and appropriate boundaries in all interactions. Must be willing to work later hours (after 5 pm) on some days, and may require work within schools or other non-traditional settings.

Qualifications:

  • An Associates of Arts Degree in Behavioral Health, Health Sciences, or related field and two years of closely related work experience is required. Appropriate work experience may be substituted for the degree.
  • Experience in Mental Health or Case Management preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills are a must.
  • Must be eligible for Agency Affiliated Counselor Registration from the State Department of Health. Must have an active Agency Affiliated license within 60 days of hire.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish required for this position.

What We Offer:

Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career with opportunity for advancement. The fringe benefits surpass most companies. For example, Full-time employees working 30 hours or more, receive an excellent benefit package of Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, Long Term Disability, EAP (Employee Assistance Program), paid-time-off starting at 24-27 days per year + 10 paid Holidays. We also offer 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Janet Van, Program Manager at JanetVan@seamarchc.org

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted on 02/18/2020

External Candidates may apply after 02/21/2020

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).