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Position Title
Case Manager

Emory University

Student Health and Counseling, Campus LIfe

Salary Range
54,000 to 58,000

Position Description
Division of Campus Life
The Division of Campus Life and Student Health and Counseling Services (EUSHCS) at
Emory University invites applications for a collaborative and detailed leader to serve as Case
Manager. The Case Manager reports to both the Senior Associate Vice President for
Campus Life and the Associate Director EUSHCS Psychiatric Services. The Division of
Campus Life is committed to developing a world class student success program by
improving case management for students in crisis or students with complex psychosocial
The primary responsibility of the Case Manager is to provide professional referrals, support,
outreach, and follow up to undergraduate, graduate, or professional school students. This
Matching students to clinically appropriate mental health and medical services
outside of EUSHCS and providing consultation to EUSHCS staff and the Emory
community regarding local, national, and international treatment resources.
Establishing and maintaining close working relationships with various university and
external constituents including the Campus Life Professionals on Call, the Emory
Police Department, Student Conduct, Financial Aid, as well as community resources.
Participating in case conferences and providing case management for complex
student interventions. Performing a variety of duties involved in assessing, planning,
implementing, and evaluating student intervention services.
Providing safety planning and mobilization of support systems to assist students in
accessing resources.
Overseeing, updating and refining the EUSHCS referral database, as well as tracking
and evaluating referral outcomes.
Communicating with staff, parents, families, or designated emergency contacts
regarding significant mental health emergencies and help facilitate a successful return
to campus when issues are appropriately resolved.
Working with the schools to notify faculty when a student requires coordination of
academic services as a result of a crisis. This could include adjusting an academic
course load, assisting with the leave process, and/or helping a student plan for a
successful return to the academic environment.
Informing the appropriate University staff and resources of the situation as well as
ensure the confidentiality and security of the affected student(s).
Must be available to assist with or take leadership for situations outside normal
business hours. Be on-site, if required, to implement response efforts and be
available on-site until crisis is stable and staffing is no longer needed.
Serve as member of the Student Intervention Services Team.
This position requires some evening and weekend hours.
Minimum Requirements
Interested candidates must have a Master’s of Social Work from an accredited school of social
work. Licensed as a Clinical Social Worker in the state of Georgia or license eligible. Four years
of social work experience is required.
Additional Requirements
Candidates must also have a demonstrated commitment to working with diverse clients,
including individuals from ethnically/racially diverse backgrounds and individuals with varying
sexual orientations and gender expressions is essential.
The ideal candidate must be self-motivated and able to manage independent projects as well as
collaborate effectively with others. Strong organizational and communication skills are essential.
Previous experience with case management responsibilities is desired.
Apply Online at http://www.hr.emory.edu/eu/careers/ and reference requisition #38059BR.
Your application should include a resume, cover letter and a list of three references. Preference
will be given to resumes received before August 2, 2013.

Minimum Qualifications
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Desired Qualifications
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University Description
Emory University, recognized internationally for its outstanding liberal arts colleges, graduate and professional schools, and one of the Southeast’s leading health care systems, is located on a beautiful, leafy campus in Atlanta, Georgia’s historic Druid Hills suburb.

Emory maintains an uncommon balance for an institution of its standing: our scholars and experts generate more than $500 million in research funding annually, while also maintaining a traditional emphasis on teaching. The university is enriched by the legacy and energy of Atlanta, and by collaboration among its schools, centers and partners.

Emory is embracing changes underway in higher education. Our 2012 Annual Report calls for "disruptive innovation," and university priorities for 2013 include empowering faculty responsibility for the institution’s future, enhancing student education and experiences, and exploring new markets for resource growth.

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Required Application Materials
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Application Deadline
Open until hired

Starting Date
Fall, 2013

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Apply Online at http://www.hr.emory.edu/eu/careers/ and reference requisition #38059BR.

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317 Hertford Circle
Decatur, GA 30030

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