Intensive Case Manager

Bangor, Maine, United States Full-time

CODE:  5042            GRADE: 23   SALARY: $38,438.40 - $52,020.80/year

Value of State-paid Health & Dental Insurance:  $435.58 biweekly.

                Value of State’s share of employee’s retirement:  15.37% of pay.

 

OPENING DATE:  November 30, 2018            CONTACT:  Marcy Pepin @ 207-941-4134

 

CLOSING DATE:  December 10, 2018                        

 

EMAIL:  DHHS.JOBS@MAINE.GOV

 

LOCATION:  Bangor-Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center

 

Agency Information:

 
The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) provides supportive, preventive, protective, public health and intervention services that safeguard the public health and assist our customers in meeting their needs.

 

Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center is responsible for leadership and active partnership to support communities and individuals with substance abuse and mental health conditions across the prevention, intervention, treatment and recovery system and the lifespan.  This position is at Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center located in Bangor.

 

Job Duties: 

 

As an Intensive Case Manager you will:

 

  • Provide professional services work in intensive case management for a targeted group of high risk mental health clients to including those determined Not Criminally Responsible at Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center.

 

  • Advocate for and/or assist clients in gaining access to and maintain medical, psychiatric self-help, rehabilitation, social, educational, psychological, and other necessary support services.

 

  • Provide immediate and ongoing comprehensive case management, monitoring and follow-up as well as provide responsive interventions to a small group of the most problematic/high risk mental health clients in support of their integration into the local community.

 

Requirements:

 

A Bachelor’s Degree in one of the social and behavioral sciences and four-years experience in professional level community mental health work.  A Master’s Degree in social work may be substituted for two years’ experience. Equivalent professional mental health work experience may be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis. 

 

Licensing Requirement:

LSW/LSW-C

MHRT-C

  

APPLICATION INFORMATION:

For additional information about this position, please contact Marcy Pepin, Outpatient Clinic, R.N.,  at 207-941-4134 or via email at marcy.pepin@maine.govTo apply, please forward a completed State of Maine direct hire application form, current resume and cover letter addressing the three (3) performance areas listed above to: DHHS.JOBS@MAINE.GOV  or fax to (207) 941-4317 to by mail to:

 

Human Resources

Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center

656 State Street

Bangor Maine 04401

 

Direct hire applications are available at www.maine.gov/dhhs/jobs

Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

 

The Department of Health and Human Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.