The essential function of the NFMH case manager is to work in partnership with Nursing Facilities for Mental Health (NFMH), and other community partners in providing specialized services to the consumers in the facilities. The CM should empower the individual to make an informed choice on transitioning into the community. The CM should work under a strengths-based approach and the majority of service is provided in the NFMH or community setting. Case managers must be able to transport clients, have a reliable vehicle, a valid Kansas driver’s license and necessary insurance coverage, must be able to pass a KBI check, and must not be listed on any registries. Some availability after working hours is required. Each case manager is responsible for an assigned caseload and will provide back-up to another case manager’s caseload.
This position requires: 1) a person with a Bachelor’s degree in social/human service field, 2) a person with an Associate of Arts degree in Mental Health Technology with experience, 3) a Licensed Mental Health Technician with experience, or 4) an individual equally qualified by work experience or a combination of work experience and education, with one year of experience substituting for one year of education. Experience with persons with severe and persistent mental illness and/or chemical dependency is preferred. A valid Kansas driver’s license and access to reliable personal transportation and necessary insurance is required.
$21.86 – $24.24 – $27.76
Monday – Friday, 8-5pm with some flexibility required
How to Apply
Please submit resume or completed application to:
5401 SW 7th St.
Topeka, KS 66606
Phone: (785) 273-2252
Fax: (785) 273-7489
Resumes and/or applications are accepted by mail or fax.
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