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Case Manager - Specialty Court Case Manager
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States - 84102

At First Step House, "We help people build lives of meaning, purpose, and recovery," and we are dedicated to this mission.

We are hiring for a full time Case Manager in Salt Lake City, Utah!!

The Specialty Court Case Manager serves clients who are involved in the criminal justice system that enter treatment services at First Step House. Primary job duties include coordinating and communicating with various legal entities regarding the treatment progress of our court involved clients. They will advocate for clients regarding their legal matters in court settings. They will work to maintain a positive relationship between First Step House and the various drug courts and supervision programs and ensure grant requirements with these programs are being fulfilled as outlined. The Specialty Court Case Manager assists in other case management and administrative tasks, as needed, and works in concert with the priorities of the Executive Director, the Senior Management Team, and the Board of Directors.

Tired of working 40 hours per week? Join our team and enjoy a standardized 36-hour work week.

  • Pay Rate $43,680 per year
  • Monday - Friday flexible hours

Our full-time benefits include:

  • Generous paid time off allowance this increases with tenure
  • Generous holiday policy 15 observed holidays a year including your birthday
  • 401k employer matching
  • Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Medical
  • Opportunity for annual merit increase and annual bonus
  • Team environment with an exceptional work culture

Education and Experience:

  • Criminal justice experience is required
  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in social work or related field is preferred
  • Case management experience is preferred
  • Experience in the substance-abuse field is preferred

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Attends court to report on client progress in treatment
  • Monitors client program adherence, drug-test results, and group attendance
  • Gathers and sends court reports to various legal entities
  • Coordinates meetings between legal entities and staff
  • Keeps record of all incoming clients that have court involvement to coordinate communication with their legal agencies
  • Collaborates with counselors, case workers, and outside agencies to deliver court liaison & advocate services
  • Meets regularly with referred clients that are court involved to review their legal cases
  • Collaborates with case management and clinical teams to connect clients with employment services, education resources, healthcare programs, housing programs, and other relevant community resources
  • Assists the case management team in providing and coordinating services for clients
  • Uses internal tracking system to ensure proper, accurate, and timely billing
  • Uses the Utah Web Infrastructure for Treatment Services UWITS database to enter encounter notes, client information updates, billing information and other relevant client information

For more information about our non-profit organization, you can visit our website at www.firststephouse.org

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veterans

Welcome to Your Next Adventure

Do you love helping others? Are you excited to work for an organization that is continuously voted as a Top Work Place by the staff? First Step House is looking to hire individuals who are driven to provide the best client experience possible. If you are a results-driven, passionate person, who enjoys challenges and the rewards that come from them, we’d love to hear from you.


Making a Difference

Underlying all that we do at First Step House is a deep regard for the person. Many of our clients arrive at our doorstep with very little resources, lack of family support, and numerous barriers to overcome. They are individuals who have been stigmatized and marginalized by our society. Our task is to afford our clients respect, opportunity, and hope. It is our belief that the roles of our employees and the organization are to exercise every resource possible to empower those we serve to build healthy and resilient lives. To that end, we will make every effort to provide you with the tools and the training that you need to meet the diverse needs of our clients. 


Living Your Life

First Step House aims to help our staff help others while ensuring they have time to live life outside of work too. In 2022, First Step House moved to a 36-hour work week. By analyzing meeting and service schedules, improving internal processes, and streamlining daily staff routines, FSH was not only able to realize an improved work culture, but service improvements as well.


Competitive Benefits

  • Competitive non-profit pay
  • 36-Hour Workweek
  • 15 paid holidays per year
  • 18 days of paid time off during the first year
  • 401(k) and vested matching (put in 10%, we will match 5%)
  • 70% coverage for health benefits for full-time positions (Select Health)
  • 80% coverage for dental and vision benefits for full-time positions
  • Employee assistance program
  • Annual training allowance
  • Annual merit increases
  • Annual performance bonuses
  • Challenging and supportive work environment
  • Room to grow
Take The First Step

Help is Waiting for You at First Step House

Visit our Admissions Department today to learn more about our treatment, case management, and housing programs. We provide comprehensive and client-centered services to help people build productive, meaningful, and healthy lives.