NJ Employer Case Manager, Immigration ( Spanish Bilingual) in Newark, New Jersey

Equal Opportunity Employer.Immigration Case Manager (Government)Job DescriptionExperienced Case Managersa world of opportunities awaits you! Are you looking for the kind of opportunity that truly challenges you to use the skills youve worked so hard to build? We can help!We are looking for Immigration Case Managers to fill the role of Case Manager for the U.S. government Intensive Supervision Appearance Program (ISAP). This program aims to supervise individuals who have entered the country illegally as they move through the immigration court system. In this dynamic role, you will use your criminal justice background and experience in case management to assist participants of the ISAP program following the guidelines of the government Department of Homeland Security contract. Utilizing a combination of electronic monitoring technologies, face-to-face participant meetings and home visits to d rive compliance you will ensure that participants attend court hearings and comply with conditions set by DHS.This is a great opportunity to continue building your career in criminal justice, psychology and/or social work and case management. If you are passionate about influencing positive changes in the lives of others, this may be the right opportunity for you!Job ResponsibilitiesAs the Immigration Case Manager, you will use your background in criminal justice, psychology and/or social and case management to develop, implement, and coordinate case management and individual service plans for ISAP Program Participants in conformance with program requirements.Additional responsibilities for the Case Manager include:* Meeting with participants face-to-face regularly as required by government contractual obligations* Developing and maintaining accurate and complete case records for all ISAP Program Partici pants from entry to release from ISAP, maintaining confidentiality of all records* Conducting intake interviews and orientation sessions with each ISAP Program Participant within contractual timeframes* Installing electronic monitoring equipment on ISAP Program Participants as necessary and monitoring compliance with electronic monitoring program* Assisting Program Participants with acquiring travel documents from the countries of citizenship and maintaining a log of travel document information for each Program Participant* Evaluating English proficiency of ISAP Program Participants to determine resources necessary to promote clear communication between ISAP staff and the participants* Assess the needs and vulnerabilities of ISAP Program Participants, and connect them with appropriate resources within the communityJob RequirementsAs the Case Manager you must have excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, and demonstrated tact when interacting with employees, community contracts, government official, and participants. You will also need demonstrated sound judgment and even temperament with the ability to deal tactfully with the public. If this describes you, apply today!Additional requirements include:* A Bachelors Degree in Sociology, Psychology, Social Work, Criminal Justice, or related social services/human service field* At least two years relevant experience in a field related to law, social work, detention, corrections, government, or similar field* Experience dealing with multicultural clients* Ability to maintain self-control in stressful situations such as interpersonal confrontations or emergencies, or defuse hostile or unstable situations* Strong attention to detail and problem solving skills* Basic knowledge of immigration laws, regulation s, and procedures* Computer proficiency, including Microsoft Office and the Internet* Ability to interpret electronic monitoring messages and daily summary reports* Bi-lingual English/Spanish language skills, required* US Citizenship Required* Valid Drivers License Required* Ability to pass a federal background check and obtain a