• **To follow our active Social Distancing strategy, ICAN will be putting a halt on our hiring process until further notice. **

    Our open positions will remain up on our website for applications to come through. However, we will not be proceeding with interviews and hiring until further notice.

    Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest, resume and list of professional references at our ICAN Career Center.
    ICAN is an equal opportunity employer.
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  • Preventive Worker

    Kids Herkimer

    Integrated Community Alternatives Network (ICAN), a Community-based Wraparound provider of Social and Mental Health services with emphasis on treating the client in a family context, is currently seeking innovative and experienced applicants to fill a Herkimer County PINS Diversion Unit Preventive Worker position. 

    The Kids Herkimer Preventive Worker provides social work services for individuals and families, including children, to assist them with their economic, social and environmental difficulties and does related work as required. The work is performed under supervision with in-service training provided.  The Preventive Worker, in consultation with the supervising worker, formulates and carries out plans to meet the individual needs of the cases assigned. The Preventive Worker adheres to and promotes the philosophy and missions of the company by performing the following duties and responsibilities: 

    *Application Deadline: March 6, 2020*

    • Formulates and carries out plans to meet the needs of the individual or family.
    • Provides counseling to motivate the individual or family to increase their own capacity and confidence in their ability to handle problems.
    • Studies the background and need for care of children referred, securing information from the child, the family, relatives, schools, churches, family courts and other agencies.
    • When foster care is necessary, determines whether the child’s needs can best be met in an institution or a foster family home.
    • Plans with parents and relatives for the care of the children and reestablishment of the home.
    • Establishes a relationship with individuals and families, to persuade them to avail themselves of recommended social services.
    • Identifies the need for services, through in-depth discussions with clients.
    • Maintains liaison with various agencies to which individuals and families can be referred for services.
    • Works closely with other staff personnel, such as homemakers, in carrying out the plan for services.
    • Reviews existing case records for available information, for use in formulating a plan of treatment.
    • Periodically reviews cases, to determine changes in the individual or family’s situations affecting need for services.
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Special Education, Psychology, Social Work, or related field required with at least two years relevant experience in traditional and non-traditional youth service setting.
    • Working knowledge of Federal, State and local public welfare laws and programs; ability to establish and maintain successful relationships with people; resourcefulness; sensitivity to the reactions of others; good powers of observation and analysis; initiative; tact; emotional maturity; good judgement; physical condition commensurate with the requirement of the job.
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • 401 K Retirement Plan
    • Paid Vacation Time
    • Paid Sick Leave
    • Paid Personal Time
    • Paid Bereavement Time
    • 7 Paid Holidays
    • Tuition Assistance Program
    • Employer Paid Life Insurance
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Insurance Buy Back
    • Employee Wellness Benefit
    • Longevity Awards
    Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest, resume and list of professional references at our ICAN Career Center.
    ICAN is an equal opportunity employer.
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  • Behavioral Health Clinician / Social Worker

    Kids Herkimer

    Integrated Community Alternatives Network (ICAN), a Community-based Wraparound provider of Social and Mental Health services with emphasis on treating the client in a family context, is currently seeking innovative and experienced applicants to fill a Kids Herkimer Social Worker position.

    The Kids Herkimer Health Clinician / Social Worker is co-located with Child Protective Services. Responsible for completing clinical screenings and assessments on families involved with Child Protective Services. Provides assessment and short-term intervention. Collaborates with the Department of Social Services to address safety risks. Functions as an interdisciplinary team member providing comprehensive family assessments to determine level of care and treatment interventions for children and families with mental illness and social difficulties while adhering to and promoting the philosophy and mission of the company by performing the following duties.

    *Application Deadline: March 6, 2020*

    • Completes thorough assessments on all identified families through meetings with assigned families, Child Protective Services, community agencies, and other relevant resources.
    • Works alongside Child Protective Services to identify risks and needs of assigned families and becomes knowledgeable of the CPS process and requirements.
    • Accompany CPS and preventive caseworkers in the field to visit with identified families using a screening tool (E.g. Uncope+) and/or provide direct consultation with CPS/Preventive caseworkers regarding families who might benefit from substance abuse screening.
    • Assist in the development, implementation and monitoring of the plan of safe care for any infant born and identified as being affected by substance abuse or withdrawal symptoms or a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder.
    • Utilizes evidence based therapeutic interventions and rapport-building practices, including motivational interviewing techniques, to enhance family insight regarding diagnostic and usage practices.
    • Conducts screenings for adults and/or children for early identification of substance abuse needs and provides documentation to support the CPS process.
    • Works to develop innovative and therapeutic treatment interventions including providing short-term interventions while providing individualized strength based care.
    • Meets timeliness and quality expectations of completing work with accuracy and completeness, demonstrating self-paced performance and adjusting priorities as needed.
    • Prepares and provides quarterly reports detailing services provided such as (but not limited to) screenings and assessments completed, visits made with CPS and Caseworkers, numbers of plans of safe care developed and monitored, number of children and adults with positive screens, and referrals made.
    • Collaborates with System of Care Project Director to administer the National Outcomes Measures Assessment (NOMs) to provide necessary data collecting for SAMHSA.
    • Master’s Degree in Social Work or equivalent with at least three years’ experience working with youth with mental health challenges and their families.
    • Knowledge and/or experience in using evidence based practices such as cognitive behavior therapy, trauma focused CBT, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, motivational interviewing, preferred.
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • 401 K Retirement Plan
    • Paid Vacation Time
    • Paid Sick Leave
    • Paid Personal Time
    • Paid Bereavement Time
    • 7 Paid Holidays
    • Tuition Assistance Program
    • Employer Paid Life Insurance
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Insurance Buy Back
    • Employee Wellness Benefit
    • Longevity Awards
    Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest, resume and list of professional references at our ICAN Career Center.
    ICAN is an equal opportunity employer.
    Apply Now
  • Kids Otsego Service Coordinator

    Kids Otsego

    Integrated Community Alternatives Network (ICAN), a Community-based Wraparound provider of Social and Mental Health services with an emphasis on treating the client in a family context, is currently seeking innovative and experienced applicants to fill multiple Kids Otsego Service Coordinator positions in the Kids Otsego program.  

    The Kids Otsego Service Coordinator oversees all activities related to the development and implementation of individualized service plans in a preventive context and promotes the philosophy and missions of the company by performing the following duties:

    • Conducts outreach to engage clients and assist families with an understanding of agency philosophy and policies.
    • Responsible to travel within the county and meet with clients within homes and schools.
    • Links clients and their families to appropriate resources and services in a timely and coordinated manner.
    • Assists the client and family with the development, implementation and monitoring of their individualized service plan of scheduled meetings to review, revise and discuss such plans as required.
    • Schedules monthly team meetings with the family, service providers and any other individuals identified as a team member.
    • Acts as a liaison between client and family, agency personnel, DSS staff and other service providers as necessary and appropriate.
    • Provides advocacy for the development of services and resources that do not currently exist within the community but are deemed necessary.
    • Identifies and utilizes both formal and informal community supports and networks.
    • Completes all required documentation in a comprehensive and timely manner as required by DSS and KO regulations including mandatory face to face contacts.
    • Attends agency in-services, workshops and seminars as required.
    • Attends family court as necessary.
    • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in human services or mental health field from four-year college or university; with at least two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Heath Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • 401 K Retirement Plan
    • Paid Vacation Time
    • Paid Sick Leave
    • Paid Personal Time
    • Paid Bereavement Time
    • 7 Paid Holidays
    • Tuition Assistance Program
    • Employer Paid Life Insurance
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Insurance Buy Back
    • Employee Wellness Benefit
    • Longevity Awards
    Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest, resume and list of professional references at our ICAN Career Center.
    ICAN is an equal opportunity employer.
    Apply Now
  • Youth Care Coordinator

    Children’s Care Management

    Integrated Community Alternatives Network (ICAN), a Community-based Wraparound provider of Social and Mental Health services with an emphasis on treating the client in a family context, is currently seeking innovative and experienced applicants to fill a Youth Care Coordinator position.

    The Youth Care Coordinator conducts and schedules assessments, referrals, advocacy and supports, counseling, education of patients and enrollees and care team members assuring the patient receives quality services to maintain optimum healthcare needs without barriers.

    • Outreach and engagement to formally enroll referred children into the care management program.
    • Conducts assessments, evaluates needs, establishes and maintains care plan and maintains referrals for enrollees. Ensures supports are in place inclusive of peer and family contacts.
    • Develops Interim Plan of Care based on preliminary clinical information and assigned level that will identify linkages and services immediately required, based on information received from referral sources if applicable.
    • Ensures all initial linkages are established and maintained.
    • Collaborates with all services providers and establishes team communication plan.
    • Monitors goals on a continuing basis and that team is communicating.
    • Monitors that care plan is relevant to health home policies and procedures.
    • Consults with family members and social supports to maintain support consistency.
    • Advocates for additional services and linkages as appropriate.
    • Maintains current care management documentation and information regarding care management activities within the required health IT system.
    • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in human services or mental health field from a four-year college or university and at least two years experience in Human Services, primarily Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • 401K Retirement Plan
    • Paid Vacation Time
    • Paid Sick Leave
    • Paid Personal Time
    • Paid Bereavement Time
    • 7 Paid Holidays
    • Tuition Assistance Program
    • Employer Paid Life Insurance
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Insurance Buy Back
    • Employee Wellness Benefit
    • Longevity Awards
    Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest, resume and list of professional references at our ICAN Career Center.
    ICAN is an equal opportunity employer.
    Apply Now
  • Adult Care Coordinator

    Adult Care Management

    Integrated Community Alternatives Network (ICAN), a Community-based Wraparound provider of Social and Mental Health services with an emphasis on treating the client in a family context, is currently seeking innovative and experienced applicants to fill an Adult Care Coordinator position.

    The Adult Care Coordinator conducts and schedules assessments, referrals, advocacy and supports, counseling, education of patients and enrollees and care team members assuring the patient receives quality services to maintain optimum healthcare needs without barriers.

    • Outreach and engagement to formally enroll referred adults into the care management program.
    • Conducts assessments, evaluates needs, establishes and maintains care plan and maintains referrals for enrollees. Assures supports are in place inclusive of peer and family contacts.
    • Develops Interim Plan of Care based on preliminary clinical information and assigned level that will identify linkages and services immediately required, based on information received from referral sources if applicable.
    • Ensures all initial linkages are established and maintained.
    • Collaborates with all services providers and establishes team communication plan.
    • Monitors goals on a continuing basis and that team is communicating.
    • Monitors that care plan is relevant to health home policies and procedures.
    • Consults with family members and social supports to maintain support consistency.
    • Advocates for additional services and linkages as appropriate.
    • Maintains current care management documentation and information regarding care management activities within the required health IT system.
    • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in human services or mental health field from a four-year college or university and at least one year experience in Human Services, primarily Mental Health and Substance Abuse.
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • 401 K Retirement Plan
    • Paid Vacation Time
    • Paid Sick Leave
    • Paid Personal Time
    • Paid Bereavement Time
    • 7 Paid Holidays
    • Tuition Assistance Program
    • Employer Paid Life Insurance
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Insurance Buy Back
    • Employee Wellness Benefit
    • Longevity Awards
    Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest, resume and list of professional references at our ICAN Career Center.
    ICAN is an equal opportunity employer.
    Apply Now