MHJJ Case Manager

North Central Behavioral Health Systems
Ottawa, IL Full-time
Posted on November 12, 2019

MHJJ CASE MANAGER NEEDED IN OTTAWA OFFICE OF NORTH CENTRAL BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYSTEMS.

Responsibility will include providing case management and linkage to youth involved in the Mental Health Juvenile Justice Program, providing support to the parents to engage in treatment, attending court hearings, completing and entering evaluations. Staff will also be responsible for completing presentations in the classroom and detention facility about behavioral health and conducting 1:1 follow up to encourage engagement in treatment. Serve backup on call to MCR screening referrals for needed hospitalization. M-F 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree in social services/mental health field and experience in mental health/addictions treatment and with children and adolescents preferred. Experience or knowledge of criminal justice system. Proficiency with computers required. EOE

Send resume to: NCBHS, Attn: HR, PO Box 1488, LaSalle, IL 61301 or complete and mail application available on-line at www.ncbhs.org “Employment Opportunities”, or click APPLY NOW to send email.