Case Manager/Social Service Worker (SSW) - Adult Mental Health

  • Job Tracking ID: 512604-847853
  • Job Location: Layton, UT
  • Level of Education: BA/BS
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: March 03, 2023
  • Starting Date: ASAP
  • FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
  • Salary Range: Defined in job description.

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Job Description:

Davis Behavioral Health, Inc. is seeking a full-time Case Manager/ Social Service Worker (SSW) to provide case management services as a member of the adult mental health team housed in Layton, Utah. The successful candidate will work under the supervision of the team supervisor and will assume case management responsibilities for an assigned number of consumers and participate in the comprehensive assessment/treatment planning process while working with committed adults and clients with severe mental illness and addiction issues. The successful candidate will be involved in the provision of treatment, rehabilitation, and support services to help clients remain living independently in the community, including shopping, basis living skills, daily living skills, obtaining benefits, delivering medications and other duties as assigned. This position will also involve outreach in the community and interaction with all adult programs across DBH.


This position is classified as full-time, non-exempt and will work 40 hours per week.

The schedule assigned to this position is outlined below will consist of mostly day time hours, but require flexibility to meet the needs of the clients on the case manager's caseload.


  • $17.00 per hour for candidates without a bachelors degree
  • $18.00 per hour for candidates with a bachelors degree
  • $21.00 per hour + based on years of licensure for candidates with an active SSW

Davis Behavioral Health, Inc.

Davis Behavioral Health's mission is to provide access to quality behavioral healthcare by:

  • Adhering to principles of choice, safety, transparency, and collaboration with our clients, staff, and partners;
  • Utilizing evidence-informed practices to best serve our clients; and
  • Being fiscally wise and responsible.

DBH is committed to excellence in community-based behavioral health treatment, progressive, vital and continually responsive to the needs of the community, and advocates for the behavioral health needs of our clients.

Davis Behavioral Health understands that excellent clinicians are vital to meeting the standards established by its mission and vision statements.

It is highly preferred that individuals who are interested in obtaining employment at DBH, their spouse, or one of their dependents not be actively receiving services at DBH except for medication management services to eliminate/avoid possible conflicts or uncomfortable boundaries.

Davis Behavioral Health is an equal opportunity employer.

Experience and Skills:

Candidates licensed as a Social Service Worker (SSW) or a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in the State of Utah are preferred. Candidates who are not currently licensed but are actively pursuing SSW licensure or those that do not have a SSW license, but are eligible for Targeted Case Management Certification may also be considered. 

Davis Behavioral Health utilizes an electronic medical record, which requires proficiency in computer-related skills.

Meeting monthly face-to-face service expectations and productivity standards is also required.

The selected candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screening. DBH will not hire individuals currently using illegal drugs or abusing alcohol; therefore, making employment at DBH conditional upon successfully passing  pre-employment drug screening by providing a valid sample. Candidates who are offered employment are required to report for a drug screen at an Intermountain WorkMed location within 24 hours of being requested to do so by the DBH Human Resources Department.

Davis Behavioral Health works with Federal grants and must comply with the Federal drug laws, including no use of medical marijuana.

Targeted Case Management Certification

Candidates who do not hold a professional license must complete certification as a Targeted Case Manager (TCM)  within the first 30 days of employment.

Qualifications to become a certified Targeted Case Manage r through the State of Utah Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health include:  

  • 400 hours of work, volunteer, and/or education experience in human services or a related field
  • Required 40-hour case management practicum and examination provided by DBH during the TCM certification class.

Preference will also be given to candidates who are bilingual English/Spanish.

The successful candidate must also have a clean driving record to operate agency vehicles and/or transport clients, when necessary.  The ideal candidate will have experience working with clients that have sever mental illness, are hard working, can work both independently and successfully within a small outreach team.



Job Benefits:

Davis Behavioral Health, Inc. offers an incredible, valuable, and comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees. A copy of the current DBH Benefits Guide is available upon request.

DBH benefits include:

Medical Insurance with multiple plan options - The current carrier and network is SelectHealth Share.

  • High Deductible Health Plan with a sizeable employer Health Savings Account contribution
  • Traditional Health Plan

Dental Insurance - The current carrier and network is Dental Select Platinum.

Vision Insurance - Offered by Opticare of Utah

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

  • Annual healthcare spending limit: $2,750
  • Annual dependent care spending limit: $5,000


  • Utah Retirement System participating agency
  • 401(k) - DBH matches up to 2% of annual earnings

Voluntary employee-funded options available (457 Plan Roth IRA)

Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance

Basic Life and AD&D Benefit Amounts

  • Employee: 2x your base annual earnings, rounded to the nearest $1,000, to a maximum of $300,000
  • Spouse: $10,000
  • Child(ren): $5,000 on each eligible dependent child


Voluntary Life and AD&D Insurance

Long-term Disability

Health Reimbursement Account offered to employees to voluntarily opt out of DBH medical and/or dental insurance

  • Up to $2,860 per year contributed by DBH after required employee contribution

Voluntary Insurance - Administered by Allstate

  • Voluntary Accident
  • Voluntary Identity Protection
  • Voluntary Critical Illness



Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Offered through the SelectHealth LiVe Well program.

Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)

  • Available for employees who opt out of medical and/or dental insurance coverage.