Transitions Case Manager
The Transitions Program is part of a grant funding services supporting persons in our county jails within our catchment area (Taylor, Callahan, Jones, Stephens and Shackelford Counties)
The duties of the Transition Case Manager will include consulting with jail staff on mental health screenings when persons with mental health issues/history are arrested and identified. This person will also assist jail staff in developing release plans to transition to outpatient and reentry services successfully.
This position will be responsible for providing case management, skills training, psychosocial rehab and crisis services to the Transitions Caseload with the goal of maintaining their mental stability and
to reduce recidivism back into the county jail(s).
This position will be directly supervised by the Admissions/Crisis/TCOOMMI Program Administrator.
Betty Hardwick Center is a Tobacco-Free Campus for all employees.
Requires a Bachelors Degree in Psychology, Human Services, Criminal Justice or related field from an accredited college or university.
Must be eligible to be certified as a Qualified Mental Health Professional
Prefer previous mental health and/or criminal justice work experience with adult consumers
Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License and be an insurable driver.