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Company: Benchmark Human Services
Location: South Dakota
Category: Case Management
Wage: n/a
Sign-On Bonus: n/a

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:  Provide resources and support to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families and guardians in order for the individual to be included in society, live as independently as possible and function at their maximum potential. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Follow all policies and procedures set forth by the company, South Dakota Department of Human Services, Division of Developmental Disabilities, Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) rules 2. Perform evaluations and assessments to meet the needs of individuals served 3. Assist individuals served with applying for financial assistance, residential planning, vocational, recreational and educational desires, healthcare, in home supports, day services, legal, nutrition, transportation, social, and other related services and resources 4. Advocate for services that will support the individual’s success 5. Maintain all case records 6. Prepare, update and monitor person centered plans including utilization of discovery and Person Centered Thinking (PCT) Tools 7. Provide support to individuals so they can participate in and direct the person centered plan development process 8. Coordinate meetings with individual, families and guardians, and members of the interdisciplinary team as required 9. Establish and maintain positive relationships with individual, families, guardians, state officials and team members 10. Record work and billing time in accordance with company policies 11. Track, monitor and enter specified data points 12. Report any suspected abuse, neglect or exploitation immediately to supervisor or department head 13. Other duties as assigned 14. Comply with all standards to assure the health and safety of all individuals 15. Report to work as scheduled Qualifications: A degree in the human services field is preferred or a minimum of 2 years working in health or human services.  The candidate must have a valid driver's license and maintain auto insurance.  The candidate must demonstrate excellent communication skills and some travel will be expected.  Candidates are required to pass a drug screening and a thorough background history will be completed.  If interested, apply online at Dakota.  Benchmark Human Services is an EOE/AAP Employer.  Veterans, women and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Open Job
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