Ascension Place, of Haven Housing (a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that operates three programs in North Minneapolis), is a transitional housing program that acts as the stepping stone from crisis to stability. We offer basic needs provisions, intensive case management, and health and wellness opportunities. Staff is available 24 hours a day to support women in recovery, with mental illness, healing from trauma or homelessness, and seeking emotional, psychological and social well-being. 

We are seeking someone to join our dynamic Ascension Place team as a Social Worker/Case Manager. The purpose of this role is to provide case management services to women dealing with chemical dependency and/or mental health diagnoses and participate in the day-to-day operations of the transitional housing program.

  • Support and provide case management to a caseload of up to sixteen women
  • Work collaboratively with all team members to ensure supportive, trauma-aware programming
  • Facilitate weekly support groups and activities that foster sobriety, mental health stability, creativity, healing, and growth
  • Assist women with creating and utilizing coping and safety plans
  • Maintain data tracking, progress notes, logging, and internal communication
  • Utilize health and wellness (arts, fitness, yoga, music, etc.) to expand healing opportunities
  • Appropriately utilize crisis intervention, motivational interviewing, and  trauma-informed best practices  


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work/Human Services or equivalent
  • Experience working with women of diverse racial and socioeconomic backgrounds, preferably in a housing and/or nonprofit organization
  • Criminal/driving background check required (must have a good driving record and valid auto insurance)

Excellent Employee Benefits

  • Flexibility in scheduling
  • 100% medical & dental insurance premium paid by employer
  • Life insurance paid by employer, option to purchase more
  • Generous vacation, holiday and sick time package
  • Very generous pension/retirement benefits

Qualified applicants, please send cover letter and resume to Allison Skoglund, Ascension Place Program Director, at
Thank you for your interest in joining our team!