Youth Policy Institute, under the YouthSource & Education Department (YSED)is currently seeking a Case Manager for its Pathways to Justice Careers for Youth (PJC) grant. The YouthSource & Education Department supports in-and out-of school youth with needed skills to transition into adulthood with careers, education and/or career training. The PJC Program, under the YouthSource & Education Department (YSED), will target in-school youth who are at risk of dropping out of school or at risk of involvement in the criminal justice system, or both, between the ages of 16-21. The program will provide eligible youth with case management, mentoring, career exploration, training leading to industry-recognized certiticate, post-secondary/job placement services, and follow up services.
The Case Manager will work as a part of the PJC team to support a total of 250 youth, ages 16-21. This individual will work with the highest need students and families to develop strength-based solutions and to provide services that include: assessments, case management, career planning, supportive services coordination, mentorships, follow up, among other relevant services. The Case Manager will assess needs, create a service plan, and ensure progress is made towards achieving goals.
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to: