The Behavioral Health CST Case Manager is responsible for the provision of mobile emergency crisis intervention services and community support and engagement services. Services are provided primarily in the community, including local hospitals, other agencies, shelters, and client homes. CST Team members are expected to work with a team of service providers within the agency and throughout the social service community to ensure that all needs of clients are met.
- Master’s degree in a human services field. At least one year experience working with mentally ill.
- Knowledge of the DSM V & Rule 132
- At least 1 year of experience in behavioral health preferred
- Navigation of stairs on a regular basis
- Ability to provide services in clients’ homes and in the community
- Flexibility to work evening/overnight/weekend/rotating holidays
- Ability to work rotating on-call shifts
- Cover non-scheduled shifts as needed
- Use of personal automobile
- Must be able to drive a passenger vehicle
- Maintain automobile liability insurance as defined by AID’s personnel policies
- Maintain valid Illinois driver’s license
- Drive self and clients in agency or personal vehicle.
- May be required to work multiple locations
- Complete Training as required within 30 days of hire.
- Must acquire and maintain certifications in First Aid, CPR, Non-violent Crisis Intervention Training, CEU’s and other relevant trainings.