FALL INTERNSHIPS: for current students or recent graduates

Imagine Art is seeking Fall interns, descriptions below. Internships include a travel stipend and a free daily lunch. To apply, please send an email to info@imagineart.net

Administrative Internship
Assist Imagine Art with administrative duties related to serving individuals with disabilities, duties include policy research, filing, data entry, serving as a liaison to the general public, answering phones, and other administrative tasks. 

Studio Internship
Assist Imagine Art in the studio with one-to-one interaction with artists with disabilities, including assisting artists with developing and improving socialization, communication, and life skills. 

open position: Case Manager Social Worker

$32,800 - 38,500
Salaried; 35 hours per week (M-F 9-4, flex hours evening and weekends)
Benefits include health allowance ($3,050), 80 hours PTO, holiday pay.
Start Date is October 1, 2018

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Social Work (BSW) or related field

  • Masters Degree in Social Work; Licensed Social Worker under Title 3 of the Texas Occupations Code, Subtitle I, Chapter 505.

  • A minimum of 1-3 years experience or hand-on educational experience.

Position Description

Full time position of Case Management and Social Work services to provide individualized, direct services to persons living with intellectual developmental disabilities who are electing to utilize their community based long term care waiver in own home/family home or host home settings.  Dual diagnosis may be present and include mental illness or other developmental conditions such as Autism. Services occur from a team approach with access to case coordination, direct care supports, nursing, dietary, behavioral, speech and OT supports; all of which are community based. The position provides necessary services and supports that will stabilize clients over a 3-6 month period and establish natural or paid supports to ensure stabilization is maintained.  Caseload will be up to 25 persons with 75% of activities focused on 30% of that client population who are in critical need.

Job Tasks and Activities

  • Screening and written assessment;

  • Development of therapeutic treatment plans;

  • Direct therapeutic intervention that includes; provision of direct services, 1:1 in community-based settings that offer support, consultation, expertise and assistance to ensure stabilization.  Situations might include assistance solving medication management or access, abuse/neglect/exploitation concerns, mental health stabilization or housing crisis concerns;

  • Assistance, and training with adaptive aids and augmentative communication devices;

  • Consulting with other service providers and family members; and facilitating any team directed services that are critical to the success of stabilization (Life Coach training, facilitation of BCBA services or facilitation of outside waiver services);  

  • Participating on the service planning team, when appropriate.

  • Providing administrative support to the long-term care program (intakes, data management, development of implementation plans) as needed.  

  • Document in writing activities that occur through delivery of direct services and provide accurate, timely reimbursable activities to the billing department.  

  • Engage in weekly waiver meetings and organizational meetings and trainings to represent social work services.  Attend community-based meetings, as needed to represent the social services activities of the organization.

  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.  

    Submit resume and letter of interest to info@imagineart.net