Clinical Instructor - Case Manager

Location
Chapel Hill
Posted
Aug 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Department: Psychiatry-Centr of Excel-CRC - 412213

Appointment Type: Fixed Term Faculty

Vacancy ID: FAC0002081

Position Summary: UNC Center for Excellence in Community mental health, part of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, seeks to hire a full-time (40 hours per week) Clinical Instructor faculty member. The position will be part of the case management team working closely with Center's community programs based in Carrboro providing assertive case management services in the community. Case Management Services include support for coordination and support for services such as housing assistance, financial assistance, legal assistance, and financial counseling. Case Manager will offer clinical case management, motivational interviewing, shared decision making, and assist with real world problem solving. * Assure that client's are appropriately connected to community based services. * Develop case management plans based on assessments. Assist with accessing appropriate and cost-effective services and/or supports in the community; Assist with addressing barriers to healthcare including but not limited to financial, transportation, appropriate housing. The office is located in Carrboro, NC.

Application Deadline: 08/18/2017

Education Requirements: Applicants for the Clinical Instructor position must have a Master's degree in a relevant human services field preferred.

Qualification and Experience: Direct work experience with persons with severe and persistent mental illnesses. Skills and competence to establish supportive trusting relationships with persons with severe and persistent mental illnesses and respect for client rights and personal preferences in treatment and services are essential. Knowledge of mental illness and mental health and social service systems, ability to navigate complex systems and to participate as member of multidisciplinary team required.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Laura Catherine Newton

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: laura_newton@med.unc.edu