School Based Case Manager for Klaras Center for Families Lorena ISD work with Mental Health staff and works directly with children and their families, as well as, community resources.  This position will be primarily in the school setting providing routine evaluation, consultation and intervention, with children a/adolescents, and their families who are in the core services.

School Based Case Manager will participate as a member of an interdisciplinary team to provide comprehensive case management services in the school setting.  Case manager will work closely with a Licensed Counselor (LPC, LCSW) to provide services to identified clients on a particular campus.  In conjunction with the counselor, the case manager will work to develop and enhance relationships between mental health providers, school personnel, clients and their families.  Case manager will provide individual, group and/or family skills training as needed.

Knowledge, Skills, and Essential Functions


  • Excellent written communication  and computer keyboarding for inputting clinical documentation
  • Excellent verbal communication with consumers, staff, and community providers
  • Time management required to meet service goals
  • Local travel 30% to consumer homes, school, and other community settings
  • Stooping, bending, sitting, standing, keyboarding for prolonged periods, and lifting 30 lbs.
  • Ability to be CPR and PMAB certified
  • Valid driver's license, liability insurance, and reliable transportation required. 20% local travel and 10% regional travel

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's or Master's in social work, psychology or related field with ability to obtain Qualified Mental Health Professional credentialing
  • 1 year case management experience preferred 

Hours: M-F 8:00AM-5:00PM with some flexibility required to accommodate the school schedule

Salary: $35,000-$37,450 DOQ

Location: Klaras Center for Families

                 1105 Jefferson Ave. Waco, TX

Heart of Texas Region MHMR strives to offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
Employer paid Health Insurance
Employer paid Dental Insurance
Employer paid Life Insurance
Payroll Direct Deposit
10 paid Holidays per year
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)

Excellent 401-K Retirement Plan (Center will contribute 12% of employee earnings) **Certain Requirement Needed**


Department: Klaras Center for Families
This is a full time position

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