Clinical Case Manager (The People Concern)
As part of a multi-disciplinary team, the Clinical Case Manager for the ORD (Office of Reentry and
Division) project will travel to multiple locations in the greater Los Angeles area to meet and
work with members to attain and sustain permanent housing in partnership with the County Department
of Health Services (DHS). The Clinical Case Managers primary responsibilities are to provide
outreach and engagement to individuals referred through DHS from the Los Angeles County Jail system
and to coordinate housing, mental and primary health and recovery services that will ensure housing
stability and community integration.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
1. In collaboration with DHS, the Sherriff Department, Probation, and DMH outreach to homeless
individuals the jail system who have chronic health conditions and/or are high utilizers of jail
and/or emergency county health services with the objective of engaging individual to determine
eligibility for permanent housing
2. Complete pre-authorization and application package to submit to DHS per their policies and
3. Assist engaged members with homeless rental subsidies and help then to find a safe place to
live by contact Property Managers and Landlords to set up appointments to show members apartment
4. Travel to multiple housing locations in the greater Los Angeles area to provide case
management; coordinate and implement mental health and recovery support services with individual
members (caseload of 20).
5. Coordinate with DHS to ensure members are connected to primary health care and reduce need for
emergency health care services
6. Develop effective, trusting relationships with members, with a focus on facilitating
independence and maintenance of improved physical and mental health
7. Collaborate with each member to develop their individual service plan; review and update it
quarterly and upon completion of goals.
8. Assist management and other Clinicians with program evaluation and modification for future
program improvements and growth.
9. Work cooperatively and cohesively with other members of the RIST team, including participation
in weekly staff meetings, group clinical supervision, and trainings and provide clinical consult to
other RIST advocates as needed.
10. Develop and maintain a complete, accurate, and current member file with all required documents
11. Assure that all member paperwork and data collection is complete and up-to-date in the Homeless
Management Information System and case management software
1. MSW or MFT who is BBS eligible (Supervision hours are available for this position)
2. Minimum of two years of experience working with homeless individuals, preferably those living
with mental illness and or substance addictions, or an equivalent combination of education and
3. Experience with the Justice system a plus
4. Current, valid California Driver’s License with an acceptable driving record and reliable
5. Able to work with minimum supervision
6. Outstanding clinical and strong team-building skills
7. Detail oriented with excellent time management, organizational, written, verbal, and computer
8. Able to obtain and maintain CPR/1st Aid certification
9. Minimum 35 WPM typing speed preferred
10. Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred
Mail salary expectations, cover letter, and resume to
The People Concern Human Resources 2116 Arlington Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90018