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Employment Opportunities

The School of Social Work not only aims to educate its students with the best and latest practices, but we hope to aid our alumni and recent graduates gain employment in the social work field. Below is a list of the latest jobs available in the social work field both locally and across the nation. The list is updated as now jobs become available. Please do not contact the school for information about a particular job; instead, contact the organization listing the job with any questions you may have. Good luck in your job search!

If you are an organization wishing to post your job with the Tulane School of Social Work, please complete and return the TSSW Job Posting Application via fax to (504) 862-8727 or e-mail Joseph Halm with the details. Postings are listed for one month and can be extended at the request of the employing agency.

Job Listings

YOC Special Populations Case Manager

The Recovery School District is looking for a Populations Case Manager.

About the Position:

The RSD is seeking a Case Manager who will be responsible for working with at-risk children and their families to identify the type(s) of help needed, to empower families to identify and overcome barriers to using that help effectively, to directly intervene as necessary in order to overcome these barriers, to connect families and their children with potential help, and to facilitate and monitor the delivery of needed services in close communication with parents, teachers, and other case management team members. This position requires on-going collaboration with other case managers, office staff, Juvenile and Municipal courts, law enforcement, service providers, parents, school faculty and staff, community partners and other stakeholders to address chronic absenteeism and truancy and remove the barriers to regular school attendance and dropout prevention. Flexibility and the ability to effectively multi-task are required. 

For more information, please download the below PDF.

Populations Case Manager

Licenses Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) for Catholic Charities

This position provides the opportunity for networking with local physicians and health system administrators. Under the direction of the Program Director, the Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) will be responsible for the day-to-day coordination and implementation of patient navigational case management services to patients referred from the City of New Orleans Health Care for the Homeless (HCH) Clinic. The primary role of the LCSW will be to provide enrolled patients with the tools and resources necessary to improve their quality of life and use the medical system effectively.

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

ORGANIZATION AND WORK PRODUCT:

  • Manages patients’ Continuity of Care by providing case management services.
  • Schedules and completes contact with clients, coordinate services and conduct consistent assessment activities or when indicated by clients’ needs or lack of progress in achieving the desired outcomes.
  • Facilitates client entry and linkage to various professional services. Refers and advocates for patients to ensure they receive appropriate benefits and/or services.
  • Assesses and analyzes immediate patient’s needs; assisting them with health insurance enrollment, appropriate selection and the best health insurance plan based on their healthcare needs and financial means.
  • Develops and assists patients with applying for additional community resources as indicated and/or needed.
  • Acts as the liaison and coordinate community outreach events and activities to educate the general public on the available enrollment services: Medicaid and Medicare eligibility requirements, as well as Affordable Care Act/Health Insurance Market Place assistance.
  • Successfully maintains Market Place navigator certification.
  • Assists and prepares annual progress and audit reports.
  • Provides outreach and education services in order to meet HCH program requirements.
  • Documents timely and accurately in the patients’ Electronic Health Record (EHR) on all services offered and provided.

 

PROJECT PLANNING AND IMPLEMENTATION:

  • Proactively anticipates the timelines needed to complete your assignments to design and implement various work projects.
  • Prioritizes your work assignments to meet project deadlines and productivity goals.
  • Develops knowledge of the community’s network of services available to homeless individuals, which include partner agencies, shelters, and social service agencies, etc.
  • Identifies and develops cooperative working relationships with community partners and agencies.
  • Participates in city-wide network meetings with the homeless collaborative as assigned and/or needed.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker is required.
  • A minimum of 3 years of case management experience, working in the acute care setting, with underserved populations is preferred.
  • Knowledge of the Health Insurance Market Place and Affordable Care Act a plus and Medicaid billing process is preferred.
  • Quality and/or Performance Improvement experience is preferred.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are required.
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office computer applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Ability to work in a culturally diverse, patient-centered atmosphere.

 

Job Type: Full-time

 

Required experience:

  • Health Insurance Market Place and Affordable Care Act: 1 year
  • Social Work: 1 year
  • Required license or certification:
  • Clinical Social Worker

Send resume to:

Zachary Schnitzer, LMSW
Health Guardians, Patient Navigator

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans
8326 Apricot Street, Suite 203
New Orleans, LA 70118

504.227.3430 office
504.861.1758 fax

zschnitzer@ccano.org