This position is responsible for implementing and maintaining a case management system designed to coordinate, facilitate, and monitor programs and services available to students in distress. Collaborating with other Case Managers, this position is responsible for day to day follow-up of students referred to the Student Concern Committee including but not limited to non-clinical crisis intervention, emergency response and after-hours on-call duties. The University Case Manger will also coordinate Commuter and Off-Campus Housing services. This is a full-time position reporting to the Coordinator for Health Promotion and also collaborates closely with the Chairperson of the Student Concern Committee.
Master's degree in student affairs, social work, counseling, or related field.
3 year of relevant work experience, may include graduate practicum/internship experience.
Essential Functions and percent of time::
Case Management and Advocacy (65%)
Coordinate, facilitate, and monitor provision of programs and services to students in distress or students of concern from various university departments and community organizations (i.e. Office of the Vice Provost for Student Affairs, Counseling Services, Student Health Services, Student Concern Committee, University Police, Advocacy and Wellness, etc.) and provide case management and advocacy for students who are in distress
Provide immediate non-clinical crisis support, information, safety planning, and referral to students experiencing a wide range of academic and health related issues including but not limited to: Recent illness, injury or death Mental health crisis Urgent financial hardship Urgent transportation Urgent food pantry access Academic course petition
Serve as a contact for faculty and staff to express concerns regarding students who are exhibiting symptoms associated with distress
Provide on-call crisis response to student crisis associated with a myriad of issues including, but not limited to mental health, physical health, and family or close individual death.
Implement and maintain a monitoring system and records for students who have been referred to campus and community resources (therapists, psychiatrists, clinics) through the Dean of Student's Office/Care Team.
Create and implement assessment processes pertaining to services and programs
Create a report each semester of activities and programs offered, including statistical analysis of students served.
Wright State University serves nearly 18,000 students and offers more than 230 undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and professional degree programs through eight colleges and three schools. Located in the city of Fairborn in Greene County, Ohio, Wright State is conveniently situated adjacent to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and is less than 10 miles from downtown Dayton. One of our eight colleges, Wright State University–Lake Campus, is a university-operated regional campus on the shores of Grand Lake St. Marys in Celina, Ohio. The Wright State alumni community is more than 109,000 strong. For more information please visit www.wright.edu.