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    Summary

    The HUD-VASH program combines Section 8 rental assistance with case management and clinical services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) at its medical centers and in the community clinics. Ongoing VA clinical services, healthcare, and other supportive services are made available to homeless veterans through local VA medical facilities.

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    Responsibilities

    In this position you will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following duties:

    1. Conduct psychosocial assessments to determine needs of Veterans and family members.
    2. Provide individual, family and group therapy.
    3. Provide ongoing clinical case management, and early treatment interventions that help to promote sustained stability in subsidized permanent housing, to Veterans and families throughout the continuum of care.
    4. Develop comprehensive treatment plans that address the factors that contribute to homelessness, including SUD and other cooccurring factors within a recovery model framework.
    5. Coordinate community resources and community-based services, including information and referral for additional services from other VA programs, government programs and nonprofit agencies.
    6. Independently provide consultation services to other staff regarding the psychosocial needs of homeless Veterans and the impact of psychosocial problems on health care and adherence to the treatment plan.
    7. Travel in the community to provide services to Homeless Veterans, and network with community agencies on the Veteran's behalf.
    8. Complete documentation in an accurate and timely fashion.
    Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May be required to work evenings and weekends on occasion in support of the program. To be negotiated with supervisor.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required.

    Travel Required

    76% or greater - You WILL be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

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    0185 Social Work

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/561394400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.