Job Posting: Case Manager for Trafficked Youth


PROGRAM: Survivor Support Services

SUPERVISOR: Coordinator, Human Trafficking Program

WORKING HOURS: 40 hours per week

 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

Education: MS/MSW in the social work or human services area preferred

Experience: Experience in providing direct human services is required.

Experience serving survivors of violence and/or trauma is required.

Experience in the area of cultural competency is preferred.

 

Additional Requirements: 

·     Excellent communication (oral and written) , interpersonal and organizational skills, including effective time management

·     Experience working with vulnerable populations and advocating within systems to ensure access to safety and stability

·     Flexible schedule to meet client safety needs

·     Ability to work cooperatively with clients, colleagues, management and public

·     Ability to work in a multi-cultural setting and communicate with a clients from a variety of ethnic and religious backgrounds and lifestyles

·     Must adhere to the Social Worker’s Code of Professional Ethics

·     Current valid driver’s license, and access to own transportation

·     Ability to meet short timelines, under pressure

 

JOB SUMMARY:

The primary role of the Case Manager involves providing intensive, comprehensive, and culturally responsive services to minor survivors of human trafficking and those that are at-risk of being trafficked within the Western York community. Direct services include victim advocacy, crisis intervention, safety planning, general intake, service assessments, and coordination of support services both on-site and throughout Erie County. The Case Manager will work with the Coordinator of Human Trafficking Services to strengthen strong community partnerships with youth-specific service organizations in order to ensure a quality, community response to trafficked youth. This relationship building may include information/education during youth support groups and/or for the general community, as needed. The Case Manager will also be asked to assist in identifying impediments to safety and independence for trafficked youth identified in Erie County. On-call responsibilities occur periodically.

Please submit resume and cover letter to Amy Fleischauer, Director of Survivor Support Services via email only at afleischauer@iibuff.org no later than November 20, 2020.