This Brooklyn based non-profit organization pursues strategies to close gaps in family and community wealth to ensure all families in Central Brooklyn are prosperous and healthy. They have been a leader in the development of Central Brooklyn.
The Care Coordinator will report to the Jobs-Plus Assistant Director. Specific responsibilities and tasks of the Care Coordinator include, but are not limited to:
§ Serve as a welcoming and informative first-point-of-contact for all new Jobs-Plus members and conduct follow up wellness calls to ensure members remain engaged and that they are connected with services to meet their needs.
§ Screen members for public benefits/ social service needs and/or mental health needs (depression, anxiety, stress, and substance abuse), ensuring that this is captured in the member''s Service Plan.
§ Collaborate closely with the Career Specialist and Employment Specialists to ensure that members seeking work are also supported in meeting additional wrap-around needs to enable them to be job-ready and able to retain employment.
§ Make appropriate resource connections and schedule member appointments with internal staff as applicable and/ or refer for external community services as needed.
§ Participate in outreach and recruitment of new members, including digital engagement and community events.
§ Maintain highly organized documentation of member enrollment and engagement and input all data into internal databases in a timely manner.
§ Lead the integration of the Connections to Care mental health initiative within Jobs-Plus North and work in collaboration with other Restoration Junior Care Coordinators (JCCs) and Care Coordinators across Restoration''s Center for Personal Financial Health.
§ Coordinate staff training and deliver coaching directly as needed on motivational interviewing, psycho-education and Mental Health First Aid (MHFA).
§ Participate in regular staff meetings and supervisory sessions.