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DATE POSTED: March 3, 2014
POSITION: Children's Corps Member - Children's Corps- NYC - Full Time
Send resume and cover letter to:
Final deadline is March 9th, 2014.
POSITION: Clinical Social Worker - FEGS BRONX COMMUNITY - Bronx, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: $2500 Sign On Bonus Available--New Exciting Opportunities in Behavioral Health for Bilingual Social Workers (LMSW/LCSW)
For Intake and Psychotherapy - Outpatient Clinic Openings
LMSW/LCSW Bilingual Spanish; Must have proven experience in clinical assessments, psychotherapy and diagnosing mental health clients in an outpatient clinic setting.
FEGS is dedicated to providing quality supervision as well as on-going training on cutting edge treatment modalities. Our facilities are renovated and easily accessible by car from Westchester and Manhattan, as well as by public transportation. We offer highly competitive compensation based on your credentials, professional experience and second language skills.
If you are an experienced clinician interested in partnering with our organization on behalf of our clients, please apply online at: http://bit.ly/12j5WpS
DATE POSTED: February 27, 2014
POSITION: Executive Director - Manhattan Jewish Experience - Manhattan, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: The Executive Director will provide leadership and broad responsibility for ensuring high performance and quality control across all MJE programs and services, designed to attract young unaffiliated Jews. S/he will partner strategically with the Rabbis, the President, and the Board of Directors who together will articulate, update and support the vision for MJE, from its current stage to a more mature organization capable of delivering on its long term vision. The Executive Director will provide leadership and direction to a team whose mission it will be to translate that vision into supportive programs activities and institutional strategies through MJE's daily operations (programming, fundraising, human resources, finance, legal, technology, communications/marketing, and facilities).
The Executive Director will be responsible for ensuring the continued financial viability and growth of MJE's program/service areas through sound fiscal management and developing, implementing, and managing the operational aspects of the annual budget of approximately $2.3 million. The Executive Director reports to Founder/President. Reporting to the Executive Director is a staff of approximately 18 who are currently responsible for carrying out MJE's spiritual and educational programs and events, development, finance, and administration. Quickly establish a strategic partnership with the President and Board, serving as a pragmatic and facilitative leader who will help create and have primary responsibility for implementing MJE's vision and strategic goals. Forge and foster positive, collaborative working relationships with Board members in order to encourage ideas and best efforts. Current board structure is transitioning from two boards with separate functions to one governing board. In collaboration with the President and Board Chair, prepare for Board and committee meetings, providing reports and other communications in a timely manner. Solicit the expertise of the Board, as appropriate, on administrative, financial, development, marketing and other program and operational matters.
Strategic vision and leadership Collaborate with the President and the Board to refine and implement a strategic plan while ensuring that the budget, staff and priorities are aligned with MJE's core mission. Provide inspirational leadership and direction to all senior managers, and ensure the continued development and management of a professional and efficient organization; establish effective decision-making processes that will enable MJE to achieve its long- and short-term goals and objectives. In partnership with the President, help build a diverse and inclusive Board representative of the community that is highly engaged and willing to leverage and secure resources.
Strengthening infrastructure and operations Oversee the financial team including developing long and short range financial plans, prepare, submit and monitor the budget and ensure sound financial controls are in place; oversee the audit; set financial priorities accurately to ensure the organization is operating in a manner that supports the needs of the program and staff. Ensure the upgrade and implementation of an appropriate system of policies, internal controls, accounting standards, and procedures by relying on 3rd party professionals. Assess the staff and organizational structure; streamline business processes; reorganize and rebuild as needed, to support growth and change. Recruit, hire, lead, motivate, nurture and evaluate staff. Support and maintain a caring and collegial environment, delegate appropriate responsibilities, set clear goals, and hold staff accountable. Review technology and support services for current and anticipated expanded needs. Ensure staff members receive timely and appropriate training and development. Establish and monitor staff performance and development goals, assign accountabilities, set objectives, establish priorities, conduct annual performance appraisals, and administer salary adjustments.
Bachelor's degree. MBA or other advanced degree is a plus, but is not required. Continued education course work in organizational development preferred.
Experience Knowledge of the New York Jewish community and its unaffiliated young Jewish community and ability to relate to MJE's Kiruv programs and its goals. Proven leadership, managerial, strategic planning, problem-solving and fiscal responsibility as an executive in a not-for-profit, public sector or congregation setting. Successful track record of managing a minimum of 8 staff, operations, fiscal affairs, and facilities.
Nominations and expressions of interest will be held in confidence and may be sent to:
245 5th Ave, Suite 1902
New York, NY 10016
Fax: (646) 225-7203
DATE POSTED: February 21, 2014
POSITION: Assistant Program Manager -Scattered Site Housing - Queens, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: The Scattered Site Housing Program (SSHP) - Queens is a community based, permanent, independent apartment housing program for HIV/AIDS Services Administration (HASA) clients. This program provides 140 units of scattered site housing and all units are leased in the agency's name. Seventy-five percent of the units are for single individuals and twenty-five percent are for families. Both case management and housing maintenance services are provided. In addition, clients receive partial financial assistance with their utility bills. Clients with income other than Public Assistance must pay thirty percent of their household's income to the program as rent. The person filling this position is expected, under general direction, to ensure the smooth day-to-day running, coordination and supervision (individual/group) of all Case Management related staff and services in accordance with all program goals, targets, and performance outcomes and all CAMBA and program policies, procedures, and protocols. The minimum qualification for this position is Licensed Master's Degree in Social Work (LMSW or LCSW) and three years of applicable experience, and/or equivalent experience.
Please send resume and cover letter in MS word attachment to: submitresumes@CAMBA.org
POSITION: Case Management Supervisor - CAMBA Cluster - Brooklyn, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: The Brooklyn CAMBA Cluster Program provides comprehensive case management services to up to 400 homeless families residing in cluster apartments throughout Brooklyn. The program strives to assist families to make the transition into permanent housing and to achieve independence and stability in the community. The program will be operated in accordance with Part 900 Regulations of the State of New York and with DHS guidelines. The person filling this position is expected, under general direction, to ensure the smooth day-to-day running and supervision of program-related staff and services in accordance with all program goals, targets, and performance outcomes and all CAMBA and program policies, procedures, and protocols. The minimum qualification for this position is a Bachelor's degree (e.g., B.A., B.S.) and two years of applicable experience and/or equivalent experience.
POSITION: Clinical Supervisor - Magnolia House - Brooklyn, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: CAMBA's Magnolia House located in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn serves 200 single women at any given time. The majority of these clients are diagnosed with mental illness, some dually with chemical addictions as well. The person filling this position is expected, under general direction, to ensure the smooth day-to-day running and supervision of social services staff and services in accordance with program goals, targets, and performance outcomes and all CAMBA and program policies, procedures, and protocols; etc. The minimum qualification for this position is a BA or BS and two years of applicable experience, and/or equivalent experience. Master's Degree preferred. (A license is required of these Master's Degrees: Social Work (LMSW or LCSW), Mental Health Counseling, Counseling/Guidance, Art Therapy).
POSITION: Clinical Supervisor - Atlantic House Men's Shelter - Brooklyn, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: BI-LINGUAL PREFERRED CAMBA's Atlantic House Men's Shelter located in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn serves 200 single men at any given time. The majority of these clients are dually diagnosed with mental illness and substance abuse. The person filling this position is expected, under general direction, to ensure the smooth day-to-day running and supervision of social services staff and services in accordance with program goals, targets, and performance outcomes and all CAMBA and program policies, procedures, and protocols. The minimum qualification for this position is BA or BS and two years of applicable experience, and/or equivalent experience. Master's Degree preferred. (A license is required of these Master's Degrees: Social Work (LMSW or LCSW), Mental Health Counseling, Counseling/Guidance, Art Therapy).
DATE POSTED: February 20, 2014
POSITION: Per Diem Social Worker-The Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College- Part Time
DETAILS: The Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical Center is hiring licensed master's level social workers (LMSW or LCSW) to assist in performance of NIMH-funded research studies of depression treatment. Social workers will provide research-related short-term psychotherapy and/or psycho-education to elderly subjects in Westchester County and all 5 New York City boroughs. Office-based and home visits required.
This position will be paid approximately $70 per patient visit. Hours worked per week will vary and are determined by the number of referrals received by the Institute. Administer manual-based psychotherapy and/or psycho-education to subjects in their homes or in Weill Cornell offices in White Plains or Manhattan. (Location of intervention is dependent upon the research study. Document subject interactions using clinical notes and study databases. Generate new subject referrals by working with collaborating agencies.
Requirement: Master's degree in social work or mental health counseling. Licensure required as a Social Worker or Mental Health Counselor by the State of New York. Transportation required for local travel. Experience in research and/or geriatrics. Knowledge of Spanish
Send resume and cover letter to: If interested, please contact Amy Stern, LCSW for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org or 914-997-8636
DATE POSTED: February 19, 2014
POSITION: Forensic Social Worker - Legal Aid Society - Brooklyn and Bronx, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: These social workers will work with attorneys as part of an interdisciplinary team in providing representation to children who are before the Family Court on child protective, delinquency, PINS, and termination of parental rights proceedings. The social work intervention focuses on court related assessments and the development of recommendations and dispositional plans. Casework activities include: interviews with the child and family members, crisis intervention and mediation; agency and home visits; collaboration with probation and alternative programs; conferring with other agencies and individuals involved in the case; review of service plans and agency records; referrals to appropriate service providers; court appearances, reports and testimony. This position offers a unique opportunity to combine clinical/assessment skills; concrete service provision; knowledge of the educational, child welfare and juvenile justice systems; planned, short-term intervention; and advocacy.
An MSW degree and prior experience in child welfare or juvenile justice are required; ability to speak Spanish, preferred. Once on staff, NYS licensure in social work (LMSW) is required within 2 years. Starting salary is $47,738.
The Legal Aid Society
Juvenile Services Unit
199 Water Street
New York, NY 10038
Attn: Nanette Schrandt
POSITION: Senior Center Director- Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island - Brooklyn, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: The position of Senior Center Director includes (but is not limited to) the following: Community outreach to assure that contractually required numbers of seniors regularly attend and participate at the senior center; Planning, implementing and managing all the meal service, healthy aging, educational, recreational and case management services provided at a senior center; assuring full quality compliance with the contractually required standards and procedures for these programs (including accurate recordkeeping and timely reporting utilizing both manual and computerized systems required by JCCGCI and its funding sources); identifying the best prices for all food and other items required by the senior center; maintaining the highest standards of Kashrus at the senior center; ensuring that expenditures are within budget and purchases are made in accordance to regulations; assuring customer satisfaction; establishing collaborative relations with other service providers to enhance services available at the senior center; assuring compliance with Building, Fire and Health Department Codes; collaborating with local community organizations and elected public officials; assisting with resource development and fundraising activities to help maintain and expand senior center activities; supervising and motivating senior center staff to assure optimum performance; and identifying and implementing new and innovative programming at the senior center.
Qualifications: Candidates should have a MSW (Masters of Social Work), MPA (Masters of Public Administration) or similar degree and/or appropriate successful prior experience; excellent oral and written communication, managerial, supervisory and computer skills. Practical knowledge and strict personal observance of kashrus laws is important. Senior Center Directors are required to have a NYC Department of Health Food Handler's Certificate (candidates who do not already have one would have to secure one). Ability to speak Russian is preferred for this position.
The position is full time (part time is not an option) Monday - Friday (several Sundays a year are also required as make-up days for extra holiday closings) and offers compensation and benefits including health insurance (with employee contribution).
Qualified candidates should send their resumes with a cover letter specifying their salary requirements to: Grace Brandi, Supervising Senior Center Director, JCCGCI, at: email@example.com
POSITION: Mobility Manager - Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island - Brooklyn, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: The position of Mobility Manager includes (but is not limited to) the following goals, objectives and tasks: Overall leadership, supervision and responsibility for Mobility Management strategies of JCCGCI's Senior Citizen Transportation program, which serves frail elderly throughout the Borough of Brooklyn. Community outreach to identify unmet needs for senior citizen transportation and identification and implementation of resources to address those needs. Coordination of Senior Citizen Transportation program service modules to meet the transportation needs of those the low-income mobility impaired clients including identifying service options/demand management strategies to respond to individual needs. Coordination of policies and customer satisfaction. Interact with all vendors and sub-contractors used by JCCGCI Senior Citizen Transportation program. Responds to market challenges for a newer and the broader role information services. Provide one-stop customer information on available services. Preparation and timely submission of statistical reports and implement technological innovation (i.e. data bases, spread sheets) to improve performance, as needed. Share information, conduct outreach, trip planning, and mapping routes as needed. Responsible for fleet maintenance schedule and necessary DMV filings. Conduct workshops for seniors on the topics of safety and accessible transportation options. Monitor drivers' performance and arrange for defensive driving classes and driver sensitivity training.
Qualifications: MSW, MPA or similar post-graduate degree and appropriate prior experience or BA/BS degree plus prior successful experience in a similar level position; excellent written, communicative, IT and interpersonal skills; prior social-service and marketing/public relations experience preferred; good references.
Work Schedule: Monday-Thursday, 9am-5pm and Friday 9:00AM-2:00PM (or 3:00PM depending on the season), or as determined by the Director of the Senior Citizen Transportation Program.
Eligible candidates for this position should please e-mail their resume along with a cover letter (including their salary requirements) to:
Avigail Adler, Director, Senior Citizen Transportation Program, JCCGCI: firstname.lastname@example.org
POSITION: Quality Improvement Analyst -Urban Pathways - NYC - Full Time
DETAILS: Data Management and Compliance:
Participate in regular chart/documentation reviews and audits. Analyze adherence to organizational and regulatory standards of service quality, documentation quality, compliance requirements, and data quality reviews. Assist programs in implementing and improving utilization of databases and QI systems
Program Evaluation and Performance Measurement activities:
Assist programs in understanding and implementing evaluation and performance measurement and management systems, including activities such as data collection, data reporting, interpreting findings, improvement plan development, and identifying evaluation needs
Conduct quantitative and qualitative analyses and communicate results to program staff. Conduct research and literature reviews. Provide relevant training to program staff as needed
Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 2 years' experience in quality improvement, quality assurance, human services, homeless services, consulting, evaluation, or related field. Master's degree preferred. Knowledge of NYS OMH regulations preferred. Proficiency with relevant software (Excel, SPSS, Access). Experience using relational databases and statistical software preferred. Ability to work effectively with multiple stakeholders (e.g. funders, employers, colleagues)
Send resume and cover letter in word format to email@example.com. Use QI Analyst in Subject Line. Due to large volume of resumes, only qualified candidates will be contacted for interviewing.
DATE POSTED: February 12, 2014
POSITION: Program Director - Riverdale Senior Center - Bronx, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: The Program Director is responsible for the overall functioning of the senior center. The Director supervises all of the program staff, including the kitchen and consultants. S/he is responsible for the coordination and scheduling all activities. Bachelor's Degree minimum. MSW and/or Activities experience a plus. Experience and passion for working with older adults. Experience with Community based social service programs for seniors. Experience Supervising staff. Ability to relate well to seniors, teachers and other staff members. Strong organizational, management and writing skills. Ability to function well, as part of a team. High energy, positive and creative working style
For more information and/or to apply please see Julia 718-884-0923 or send CV, cover letter and references to firstname.lastname@example.org
DATE POSTED: February 7, 2014
POSITION: Social Worker - Footsteps - NYC - Full Time
DETAILS: Promote a welcoming environment of support and understanding among Footsteps members and ensure that Footsteps programs remain safe and comfortable. Provide one-on-one supportive counseling to Footsteps members, in accordance with agency guidelines. Facilitate drop-in groups, Footsteps 1 and other groups as determined in consultation with Director of Support Services; Train other social work staff members and interns in group facilitation. Provide clinical supervision of group facilitation and one-on-one counseling to program staff and interns. Provide crisis-intervention counseling when needed, consistent with organizational guidelines and in accordance with social work practices and NY State guidelines. Make appropriate referrals to outside agencies/practitioners and track the progress between participants and such outside agencies/practitioners when referrals are made. Make comprehensive observations of Footsteps members, track and maintain confidential records and discuss participant progress toward goals with staff. Communicate with Footsteps staff members regarding participants' needs as they arise. Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a minimum of 5 years of related work experience. SIFI trained, experience supervising social work interns.
For immediate consideration, please send your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to email@example.com and indicate your name and "Social Worker" in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the submission deadline of February 28, 2014.
POSITION: Care Manager - Open Door Family Services - Ossining, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Care Manager will work under the New York State Health Home model to provide comprehensive case management services to Medicaid recipients with behavioral health and/or chronic medical conditions. Responsibilities include: care coordination and health promotion; comprehensive transitional care from inpatient to other settings, including appropriate follow-up; individual and family support; referrals to community and social support services; and the use of health information technology to link services. Care Manager will assure that enrollees receive all needed medical, behavioral, and social services in accordance with a single care management plan, in order to reduce avoidable health care costs (specifically preventable hospital admissions/readmissions, skilled nursing facility admissions and ER visits) as well as to meet quality measures. Must have own car and be able to travel within Westchester for patient home and hospital visits, accompaniments to appointments, etc. Bilingual (English/Spanish) required. MSW required. Must have own car.
Mrs Nancy Rodriguez
Director of Human Resources
POSITION: Mental Health Counseling Intern - Hamilton Madison House - NYC - Part Time
DETAILS: Currently enrolled in a master's program in Mental Health Counseling and is required for a one-year internship/fieldwork experience. Will be able to commit for a full calendar-year of internship (preferable to start in June and finish by May of the following year). Will be enrolled in Internship/Fieldwork classes throughout the academic year to get supervision. Can speak at least one dialect of Chinese fluently and/or Spanish. Interns will be trained to provide case management services and referral services for clinic clients. Interns will be trained to work with managed care insurance companies to ensure authorization of clinic clients' treatment needs. Interns will be involved in research and outreach activities as assigned by supervisor. Interns will be trained to maintain reports and documentation according to established OMH and HMH protocol. Interns may be trained to provide structured groups for clinic clients. Interns may observe intake assessments and counseling sessions conducted by other clinicians as deemed appropriate by the supervisor. Depending on interns' professional and skill development throughout the internship, interns may be assigned clinical cases. Interns will attend weekly staff administrative meeting, group supervision, and other in-service training seminars
Submit cover letter and resume to: Ms. Pauline Cheung, LMHC, Paulinecheung@hmhonline.org
POSITION: Associate Program Manager - Big Brothers Big Sisters - Coney Island, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: BA Required; MSW or Master's Degree Preferred. 2 years of social work experience preferred. Conduct client and parent psychosocial interviews, write clinical assessments and collect supporting information from collaborating agencies, schools, etc. to determine disposition based on eligibility, needs, goals, and/or acceptance for agency services. Match youth with adult volunteers in one-to-one mentoring relationships. Provide on-going supervision and support. Monitor one-to-one matches by phone and in-person meetings; maintain professional records of all case supervision contacts. Monitor closely for clinical and safety issues that may arise. Regularly evaluate matched clients based on agency guidelines and specific program goals to assess outcomes. Travel to satellite office in Coney Island, Brooklyn 2-3 times per week to provide services: Handle phone inquiries, screen clients and refer to programs as appropriate; conduct interviews and match meetings. Lead educational and recreational group activities and/or special projects for participating matches and parents based on emerging needs. Act as client advocate for youth and families including information and referral, crisis intervention, and short term counseling. Create and maintain partnerships with local schools and community organizations to conduct outreach presentations to recruit appropriate youth, and locate support services for youth and families served. Plan and participate in community events to help the community celebrate its strengths and resources. Act as liaison between matches and Marketing/PR staff. Perform other agency and program related duties as needed. Report to supervisor on program progress and professional performance. Supervise a caseload of 55 clients and volunteers.
Please submit Resume and Cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org Please put 'Associate Program Manager- Brooklyn Mentoring' in the subject line. Applications without cover letters will NOT be reviewed. EOE. No phone calls please
POSITION: Summer Intern - Sharsheret - Teaneck, NJ - Part Time
DETAILS: Sharsheret, a national not-for-profit organization based in Teaneck, NJ addressing the needs of women and families, of all Jewish backgrounds, facing breast cancer and ovarian cancer, seeks applicants for the Sema Heller-Netivot Shalom Summer Internship. Sharsheret encourages applications from college and graduate school students interested in a full-time summer position. The Sema Heller-Netivot Shalom Intern will contribute to Sharsheret's core programs supporting young Jewish women and families facing breast cancer and ovarian cancer. Responsibilities will include research, data entry, outreach, and project coordination. A final report upon completion of the summer internship will be required. The Sema Heller-Netivot Shalom Intern will receive a stipend for the summer internship.
Resumes with cover letters should be sent via e-mail to email@example.com and should include a schedule of availability for interviews. No phone calls please.
DATE POSTED: January 29, 2014
POSITION: Intensive Case Manager (Bilingual Spanish) - Mental Health Assoc. - Rockland Co. - Part Time
DETAILS: 35 hours a week- benefit eligible
Specialized client advocacy and supportive work involving responsibility for successful maintenance and re-entry of seriously and persistently mentally ill children and adolescents into the community. Meets with clients, parents, and other collaterals to identify problems/needs. Determines service needs to prevent/resolve crisis and formulates case management plans and secures services as necessary. Coordinates crisis intervention and stabilization-relates services and provides direct crisis intervention. Monitors/assesses consumer's progress toward goals. Develops and maintains case records and ensures compliance with policies and regulations.
MA in social work, psychology, rehabilitation, nursing or closely related field plus 2 years of experience in case management or related work or BS in social work, psychology, rehavilitation or closely related field but 4 years of experience. Valid driver's license. Experience working with a diverse population preferred.
Mental Health Association of Rockland County, Inc.
140 Route 303
Valley Cottage, NY 10989
POSITION: Associate Program Manager - Big Brothers Big Sisters - NYC - Full Time
DETAILS: MSW or Master's Degree Preferred; 2 years of social work experience preferred. Conduct client and parent psychosocial interviews, write clinical assessments and collect supporting information from collaborating agencies, schools, etc. to determine disposition based on eligibility, needs, goals, and/or acceptance for agency services. Match youth with adult volunteers in one-to-one mentoring relationships. Provide on-going supervision and support. Monitor one-to-one matches by phone and in-person meetings; maintain professional records of all case supervision contacts. Monitor closely for clinical and safety issues that may arise. Regularly evaluate matched clients based on agency guidelines and specific program goals to assess outcomes. Lead educational and recreational group activities and/or special projects for participating matches and parents based on emerging needs. Act as client advocate for youth and families including information and referral, crisis intervention, and short term counseling. Conduct outreach presentations to external community agencies for appropriate client referrals. Act as liaison between matches and Marketing/PR staff. Perform other agency and program related duties as needed. Report to supervisor on program progress and professional performance. Supervise a caseload of clients and volunteers.
Please submit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put 'Associate Program Manager- Community Based Mentoring' in subject line. Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed. No phone calls please. EOE.
POSITION: Social Worker - Sprain Brook Manor - Bronx, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Sprain Brook Manor is looking for a full time LMSW/ BSW who understands how to relate to individuals on a personal level. The role of the applicant will focus on the short term rehab unit, which is a fast paced and exciting position. The applicant must be able to be proficient in the following areas listed below;
- Time Management, Organized/ Structured, Customer Service, Good Communicator, Reliable/ Responsible, Quick to adapt to changes, Discharge Planning/residents safely to the community, Microsoft Office , Use Sigma Care (Electronic Medical records) or experience with an EMR's program, Use MDS 3.0, Work as part of a team
To apply email resume to email@example.com or call 914-472-3200 ask for Amanda."
POSITION: Senior Center Director - Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island - Full Time
DETAILS: Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island is seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Center Director position in the Flatbush/Sheepshead Bay area.
The position of Senior Center Director includes (but is not limited to) the following: Community outreach to assure that contractually required numbers of seniors regularly attend and participate at the senior center; planning, implementing and managing all the meal service, healthy aging, educational, recreational and case management services provided at a senior center; assuring full quality compliance with the contractually required standards and procedures for these programs (including accurate recordkeeping and timely reporting utilizing both manual and computerized systems required by JCCGCI and its funding sources); identifying the best prices for all food and other items required by the senior center; maintaining the highest standards of Kashrus at the senior center; ensuring that expenditures are within budget and purchases are made in accordance to regulations; assuring customer satisfaction; establishing collaborative relations with other service providers to enhance services available at the senior center; assuring compliance with Building, Fire and Health Department Codes; collaborating with local community organizations and elected public officials; assisting with resource development and fundraising activities; supervising and motivating senior center staff to assure optimum performance; and identifying and implementing new and innovative programming at the senior center.
Qualifications: Candidates should have a MSW (Masters of Social Work), MPA (Masters of Public Administration) or similar degree and/or appropriate successful prior experience; excellent oral and written communication, managerial, supervisory and computer skills. Practical knowledge of kashrus laws is important. Senior Center Directors are required to have a NYC Department of Health Food Handler's Certificate (candidates who do not already have one would have to secure one).
DATE POSTED: January 15, 2014
POSITION: Social Worker - New York Hospital Queens - Queens, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Seeking dynamic candidates for our exciting and fast pace positions in discharge planning. (Masters level licensed position). Candidates should be creative and able to initiative with a sense of urgency. Knowledge in crisis intervention and experience in end of life/palliative care. NYS Licensure. This is a medical model where the goal is discharge planning for the Social Worker. The focus is crisis intervention towards appropriate and safe discharge plans. Providing directions to patients to the next level of care or services. Placement for patients that need post care to acute rehabilitation, nursing home, adult senior living homes and others. Services for patients that present with child and elder abuse, domestic violence, substance abuse, displacement, mental health and other medical issues that have a major impact on life situations.
New York Hospital Queens
Case Management/Social Work Department
56-45 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
DATE POSTED: January 10, 2014
POSITION: Enrollment Manager - Big Brothers, Big Sisters - NYC - Full Time
DETAILS: BBBS of NYC seeks a full-time Enrollment Manager, who will assist in the volunteer screening process. The individual will conduct volunteer interviews, complete clinical assessments and review volunteer files for accuracy, completion and disposition. This position is a Grant Funded position, therefore timeframe and length of the position is regulated by approved funding. Must be flexible to work weekday evenings. MSW Required. Experience conducting interviews and performing clinical assessments. Two years of experience preferred. Experience with volunteer management and mentoring a plus. Strong clinical interviewing, assessment and writing skills. Ability to multitask and work as part of a team. Possess sound judgment and working knowledge of child safety standards. Knowledge of Microsoft Office.
firstname.lastname@example.org Please put 'Enrollment Manager' in the subject line. Applications with no cover letter will NOT be reviewed. EOE. No phone calls please.
POSITION: Intern - Literacy Partners - NYC - Part Time
DETAILS: We are offering a dynamic internship opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students of social work to work alongside our teachers and tutors. Intern responsibilities include:
• Persistence counseling - help GED students cope with academic challenges and stay in the program through completion
• Collaborate with teachers and tutors to determine how to improve student experience and performance
• Help GED students fill out HRA (benefits) paperwork and decipher housing forms
• Establish relationship for Literacy Partners with a single stop agency to screen all our students for public benefits
• Arrange for tax preparation assistance
• Maintain case files/notes on each student
• Develop and execute workshops for students (subject matter based on intern interest and experience)
Internship dates are January 27 - May 16th, 2 days/week (based on intern availability), 4pm-8pm.
Please email statement of interest (1-2 paragraphs) and resume and 3 references to: email@example.com.
DATE POSTED: January 7, 2014
POSITION: Residential Counselor - Mental Health Association - Rockland County, NY - Part Time
DETAILS: 32 hours/week. Benefits eligible. Sunday (8am-4pm), Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (3pm-11pm). Provide daily supervision and support to deaf/hard of hearing adults recovering from mental illness and residing in community based congregate settings. The Residential Counselor serves as a role model, providing a home-like atmosphere in which dignity and respect enhance each person's existence. The Residence Counselor participates in service planning and on-going support for each resident.
High school graduate or equivalent. Some college preferred. Experience in deaf culture required. Fluency in American Sign Language (ASL). Experience working with diverse populations recovering from mental illness desired. Valid driver's license and ability to drive program vehicles in a manner that provide safe transportation to program residents.
Mental Health Association of Rockland County
POSITION: Vocational Services Supervisor - Mental Health Association - Rockland County, NY - Part Time
DETAILS: Provide clinical and administrative supervision to the Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, using recovery oriented and person centered principles. Duties include but are not limited to: networking with employers to foster employment and internship opportunities for clients; ensuring that grant requirements are being met to optimize reimbursement; provide guidance to Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor in assessments, coaching and training; completing documentation as required and special projects as assigned.
Master's degree in Rehabilitation Counseling or a Bachelor's degree in human services or related field and at least 4 years relevant experience delivering vocational services to individuals with disabling conditions. Experience working with diverse populations preferred. Valid driver's license.
Mental Health Association
DATE POSTED: January 2, 2014
POSITION: Social Worker - New York Hospital - Queens, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Seeking dynamic candidates for our exciting and fast pace positions in medical social work.
This qualified candidate has
Supervision towards LCSW licensure available. Competitive salary and benefits.
Send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
DATE POSTED: December 13, 2013
POSITION: Summer Teaching Position - Institute of Reading Development - Temporary
DETAILS: The Institute of Reading Development is seeking candidates for summer 2014 teaching positions. We seek applicants with an undergraduate degree or higher from any discipline. We provide a paid training program and comprehensive on-going support.
Summer teaching positions with the Institute offer the opportunity to:
Earn more than $6,000 during the summer. Teachers typically earn between $500 and $700 per week while teaching. Gain over 500 hours of teacher-training and teaching experience with a variety of age groups. Help students of all ages develop their reading skills and ability to become imaginatively absorbed in books.
We invite you to submit an online application and learn more about teaching for the Institute at our website: http://instituteofreadingdevelopmentteachingjobs.com/
DATE POSTED: December 11, 2013
POSITION: Assistant Program Director -New York Foundation for Senior Citizens - NYC - Full Time
DETAILS: Case work and medication supervision for supportive frail elderly housing facility located in Manhattan. Maintains current records of all resident medications including securing signed doctor's orders for each medication and each change in medication as it occurs. Assists Enriched Housing Program Director with administrative duties as needed, and helps to ensure programmatic compliance with New York State Department of Health's Enriched Housing regulations.
BSW preferred with at least one year of social service experience working with senior population. Chinese speaking a plus.
Please send resume and cover letter to Alexis Leven at email@example.com
Position available immediately.
POSITION: Social Work Positions Available - Jewish Home Lifecare - Bronx, NY - Full Time
POSITION: Functional Family Therapist- JBFCS - Bronx, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: We are looking to hire FFT therapists to work with families, delivering this treatment, in our aftercare program. The treatment is given in the clients' respective homes and in accordance with their schedules (meaning, there may be evening or occasional weekend sessions). Our catchment area is Manhattan and the Bronx. FFT therapists should be prepared to travel (which is reimbursed or subsidized) in these two boroughs to deliver service. In addition, there is a great deal of training and supervision in our NSP-Aftercare program. Hours count toward a clinician's LCSW.
Please send résumés to the program director Pierre Thomas, LCSW-R, email: PThomas@jbfcs.org
POSITION: Case Manager - Help USA - Bronx, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: We are looking for candidates who possess a BA with a specialty in Human Services. The viable candidate must demonstrate a passion to work with the underserved; good communication skills (speaking and writing) and, be computer literate. The salary is between 31,700 and 35,000 contingent upon experience.
Director of Social Services: Roselyn Johnson
In subject line- Case manager position.
DATE POSTED: December 6, 2013
POSITION: Clinical Social Worker - MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER, WAKEFIELD DIVISION
ADULT OUTPATIENT PSYCHIATRY CLINIC - Full Time
DETAILS: Social worker performs intakes, individual, family, group psychotherapy, and crisis intervention for psychiatric outpatients in a hospital-based mental health clinic.
Requirements: L.M.S.W. or L.C.S.W. or L.C.S.W eligibility with prior mental health experience working with adults, either in placement or job.
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS/COMMENTS: Send, fax, or email resume to: Milagros Gonzales, LCSW, Program Manager, Wakefield Division of Montefiore , Mental Health Program,
4401 Bronx Boulevard, Bronx, New York, 10470.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Fax:(718)304-7065.
DATE POSTED: December 5, 2013
POSITION: Hospice Social Worker - Jewish Family and Child - Ontario - Full Time
DETAILS: Conduct assessments and provide effective counselling support, advocacy and/or direct services to Hospice clients and their families. Extensive use of crisis intervention, as well as significant use of individual and family counselling. Participating in interdisciplinary collaboration with partners in the Hospice program. Participating on Hospice Team Community Rounds. Advocacy with community agencies such as Circle of Care to ensure necessary provision of services. Providing concrete linkages to community healthcare resources. Participating and monitors the evaluation of the program, submitting reports and working with the Committee of the Hospice Program. Knowledge of and commitment to social work ethics, philosophy, principles and methods. Providing support and services to other agency programs as required. Ensuring accurate and timely data collection for internal and external record keeping. May be involved in program development and community liaison activities. Ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team.
BSW or MSW; Minimum 3 years related clinical experience; Member of OCSWSSW in good standing; Valid Ontario Driver's License; Knowledge of Jewish community needs and resources
If you are interested in applying, please submit your resume to email@example.com
Please reference, Hospice Social Worker, in the subject line.
DATE POSTED: November 26, 2013
POSITION: Associate Program Manager- Big Brothers Big Sisters - NYC - Bilingual - Full Time
DETAILS: Conduct client and parent psychosocial interviews, write clinical assessments and collect supporting information from collaborating agencies, schools, etc. to determine disposition based on eligibility, needs, goals, and/or acceptance for agency services. Match youth with adult volunteers in one-to-one mentoring relationships. Provide on-going supervision and support. Monitor one-to-one matches by phone and in-person meetings; maintain professional records of all case supervision contacts. Monitor closely for clinical and safety issues that may arise. Regularly evaluate matched clients based on agency guidelines and specific program goals to assess outcomes. Lead educational and recreational group activities and/or special projects for participating matches and parents based on emerging needs. Act as client advocate for youth and families including information and referral, crisis intervention, and short term counseling. Conduct outreach presentations to external community agencies for appropriate client referrals. Act as liaison between matches and Marketing/PR staff.
-Bilingual Spanish is REQUIRED
Please submit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put 'Associate Program Manager- Community Based Mentoring' in subject line. Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed. No phone calls please
POSITION: Intern - Torch - NYC - Part Time 10-15 hours per week. Tuesdays between 1-6pm (MANDATORY) Availability on Monday and Thursday strongly preferred.
DETAILS: Interns provide hands-on assistance to a diverse and dynamic group of high school students from all five boroughs of New York City who are involved in this nationally recognized program. Assist TORCH staff in designing and planning weekly session agendas for Tuesday meetings. Help develop and organize resource materials for Peer Leaders. Assist with program evaluation efforts. Track outreach efforts and their results. Mentor TORCH peer leadership positions. Travel to workshop locations to observe Peer Leader workshops. Assist TORCH Program staff with other tasks as necessary.
This position is UNPAID. We will help secure academic credit if applicable.
Please email a resume and cover letter to email@example.com with subject line "TORCH Intern". People of color, LGBTQI persons and especially those with an overall passion for working with young people and who want to gain a meaningful experience are encouraged to apply.
POSITION: Woman Abuse Social Worker - Jewish Family and Child - Ontario - Part Time
DETAILS: Conducting assessments including woman's strengths, needs, and risk factors to determine suitability for woman abuse services and produce recommendations with respect to what other services may be necessary. Facilitating case management coordination which includes the provision of information, advocacy and referral to both agency and outside resources; including shelter and legal matters. Providing crisis response and safety planning. Providing individual counselling and group counselling to survivors of intimate partner abuse. Providing support and coordination to the Agency's emergency apartment. Also providing support and services to other agency programs. Ensuring accurate and timely data collection for internal and external record keeping. Being involved in program development and community liaison activities. Effectively working in a multi-disciplinary team.
• BSW or MSW
• Minimum 3 years clinical experience
• Member of OCSWSSW in good standing
• Knowledge of and exposure to CBT and DBT and group psychotherapy considered
• Valid Ontario Driver's License
• Russian and Hebrew will be considered an asset
Please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please reference, Woman Abuse Social Worker, in the subject line.
POSITION: Foster Care Coordinator - Jewish Family and Child- Ontario - Full Time
DETAILS: Foster parent recruitment, evaluation and education. Resource/support to active foster care placements. Arranging and facilitating foster care placements. Coordinating and leadership of Foster Parent Licensing Procedure with Agency Ministry staff and Foster Parents. Working as a support person with foster and kinship families. Advocating to achieve permanency for children living with extended family. Leadership for PRIDE training and ongoing education for kinship and foster families. Ensuring accurate and timely data collection for internal and external record keeping. Being involved in program development and community liaison activities.
Please reference, Foster Care Coordinator, in the subject line.
DATE POSTED: November 7, 2013
POSITION: Program Manager - Crisis Text Line - NYC - Full Time
DETAILS: We're looking for a Program Manager who is dedicated to ensuring that all of the teens we serve receive the support they need. The role is ideally suited for someone who has deep experience in social work and is excited to discover and expand innovations in the youth mental health field. Grow network of crisis centers (providers) that are part of the CTL network. Manage recruitment, selection, and onboarding of new providers. Ensure the network has adequate staffing to meet demand. Manage and provide ongoing support to providers to ensure they achieve their goals and follow all CTL's policies and procedures. Work with experts within and outside of our network to develop training and support materials to ensure counselors have the knowledge and skills they need to operate effectively and efficiently and using CTL's data-driven insights. Collaborate with providers on ongoing monitoring and quality improvement. Ensure providers are able to staff up to meet need, which may include providing central support on volunteer recruitment and updating projections of demand, including potential surges. Manage the strategic growth and improvement of the CTL database of resources, best practices, and referral information. Facilitate ongoing communications with providers and counselors, which may include regular emails, conference calls, and in-person meetings and conferences. Support the Executive Director in working with providers to ensure they have a sustainable funding base to continue their work in the network.
Master's level degree in Counseling, Counseling Psychology or Social Work. 3-5 years of professional experience. Experience working a hotline either as a staff member or volunteer (Note: please include in your resume what crisis center you've worked with and their accreditation). Committed to excellence and operate with a deep sense of ownership. Independent and proactive. You don't need to be asked. You see something that needs doing and you do it.
Email your application to email@example.com with the subject line "Program Manager Application"
and your resume attached. Answer the following questions in your cover letter:
• Why do you want join Crisis Text Line? Why do you want to join a start-up?
• What do you think are the most important guiding principles for counselors who support teens via
SMS to have?
DATE POSTED: November 6, 2013
POSITION: Apartment Counselor - Mental Health Association - Rockland County, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Tuesday-Saturday 9am-5:30pm. Provide support, restorative services and skills training to culturally diverse adults recovering from mental illness in community based scattered site treatment apartments. Develop service plans counsel residents in the development of necessary skills required for decision making; symptom management complete all required documentation in a timely manner. Assist residents in community integration and recovery; support residents in recover processes. Provide transportation for residents with agency vehicle when necessary; and perform additional duties as assigned.
HS Diploma; bachelor's degree preferred. Minimum of 3 years' experience working with adults who have been diagnosed with a mental illness. Ability to independently provide services. Experience working with diverse populations. Valid driver's license. Must have access to a vehicle and willingness to use for agency business.
140 Route 303, Suite B
Fax 845-267-2169 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
POSITION: Social Worker - Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center- Bronx, NY - Part Time
DETAILS: The Bronx Lebanon Department of Family Medicine residency program provides a broad range of health care services for the patients in the South Bronx. We are seeking a social worker to join our behavioral faculty for a very exciting and dynamic career opportunity. Provide mental health services including individual, group, and family psychotherapy to a diverse caseload of adults and children. Provide case management services. Provide crisis intervention.
Specific Education, Certification and Skill Requirements (if applicable):
- Current NYS License and MSW degree
Please email your resume to the attention of Dr. Amir Levine, email@example.com
POSITION: Social Worker-KINGS HARBOR MULTICARE CENTER - NYC - Full Time
DETAILS: SEEKING A BILINGUAL/MULTI LINGUAL
MSW SOCIAL WORKER POSITION FOR LONG TERM CARE CASELOAD AND INDIAN PROGRAM.
PREFERRED LANGUAGES: PUNJABI, HINDI AND/OR GUJARTI.
If you are interested in this position contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or Fax resume and cover letter to HR Dept at: 718-405-3697
POSITION: Case Worker - JCC-GCI - Brooklyn, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Case Worker (Russian Speaking)
The position of Case Worker includes (but is not limited to) the following goals, objectives and tasks:
Intake and eligibility assessment of all program participants: Assure that clients receiving services are eligible according to funding source guidelines and funding source required documentation of such eligibility is maintained in our filing system in a manner easily accessible to staff and auditors; conduct quality assurance reviews of client files to ensure that full and accurate documentation is in place; develop expertise in eligibility guidelines to enable such quality assurance review. As needed, assist staff of Homecare and Transportation and other programs in implementing and monitoring direct service provision, scheduling, documentation, data entry and reporting. As needed, provide case management, crisis, benefits counseling and counseling intervention to clients.
• Bi-lingual Russian required
Candidates should please forward their resume accompanied by a cover letter specifying their salary requirements to:email@example.com
POSITION: Staff Associate - Columbia University School of Social Work - NYC - Full Time
DETAILS: Under the supervision of the Director, the Staff Associate will work as a program coordinator at the Workplace Center. The applicant will be expected to take initiative to carry responsibility for research, program development, training and consultation work of the Workplace Center and, under the direction of the senior staff or the supervisor, to meet expectations for quantity, quality and timeliness of the work in carrying out the following duties and responsibilities: Assist with developing proposals for funding; Assist with collecting data (including computer based surveys and face-to-face interviews), carrying out data entry, analyzing data, and writing reports; Assist with Center conferences, presentations and other outreach, consultation and dissemination activities related to the Center's projects; Assist with developing curriculum and offering training and provision of technical assistance; and Carry out general administrative tasks involved in documenting work in the field and monitoring project budgets. THIS POSITION IS 100% GRANT-FUNDED. APPOINTMENT RENEWAL IS CONTINGENT UPON FUNDING.
Minimum Degree Required: A Masters in Social Work or related social science field. Required experience, which may be as a student intern, includes research, training, experience in community agencies providing services to one or more of the following groups - youth, older people, people with mental health conditions or other social service programs; knowledge of vocational program delivery; and competence with relevant software applications and internet access. Excellent oral and written communication skills are expected. Preferred qualifications include fluency in Spanish, and experience with research.
Interested applicants should apply for this position through Columbia University's Recruitment of Academic Personnel System ("RAPS"). Please follow the instructions to apply and submit a CV and cover letter. This specific posting can be accessed by cutting and pasting the following link into your internet browser: https://academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1383230073921
ONLY APPLICANTS WHO APPLY THROUGH THE COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY RECRUITMENT OF ACADEMIC PERSONNEL SYSTEM ("RAPS") WILL BE CONSIDERED.
DATE POSTED: October 30, 2013
POSITION: Activity Worker - Mental Health Association - Rockland County, NY - Part Time
DETAILS: 10 hours a week (Saturday/Sunday). Design, develop, and lead a variety of group activities; facilitate peer involvement and leadership of activities; maintain weekly attendance logs; supervise and maintain cleanliness of activity area; update and utilize community resource list; transport consumers to program and community activities as required and perform other duties as assigned.
High school diploma and GED and 1 year experience working in a mental health or related field. Ability to understand and effectively discharge oral and written directions. Ability to get along well with others, flexibility. Experience working with a diverse population preferred. Experience leading groups. Basic Microsoft Word and internet skills preferred. Valid Driver's license.
Fax: 845-267-2169 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
POSITION: Associate Program Manager - Big Brothers Big Sisters - NYC- Bilingual - Part Time
DETAILS: Conduct client and parent psychosocial interviews, write clinical assessments and collect supporting information from collaborating agencies, schools, etc. to determine disposition based on eligibility, needs, goals, and/or acceptance for agency services. Match youth with adult volunteers in one-to-one mentoring relationships. Provide on-going supervision and support. Monitor one-to-one matches by phone and in-person meetings; maintain professional records of all case supervision contacts. Monitor closely for clinical and safety issues that may arise. Regularly evaluate matched clients based on agency guidelines and specific program goals to assess outcomes. Lead educational and recreational group activities and/or special projects for participating matches and parents based on emerging needs. Act as client advocate for youth and families including information and referral, crisis intervention, and short term counseling. Conduct outreach presentations to external community agencies for appropriate client referrals.
-Bilingual Cantonese, Mandarin, or Spanish REQUIRED
email@example.com . Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed. Please put 'ASSOCIATE PROGRAM MANAGER- Bilingual - Part time' in the subject line. EOE
DATE POSTED: October 30, 2013
POSITION: Social Worker -Project for Holocaust Survivors - Brooklyn, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Project for Holocaust Survivors in Brooklyn has an opening for a warm, thoughtful, female MSW, for a full-time position. Responsibilities will involve both individual and group work. Ability to travel to home visits with own car required, excellent clinical supervision provided.
firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Elisa Stern, LCSW, for more information, at (718) 438-2020, ext. 7422.
POSITION: Intergenerational Project Coordinator- Foundation IPC- NYC - Part Time
DETAILS: Project coordinator will identify participating schools and senior facilities, support the application process, interface with staff at the schools and organizations to implement the program, and monitor awarded grants to assure that educational and socialization targets are achieved and program is implemented in a high quality manner.
Qualifications: Master's degree (MSW), successful social work career, and experience working with teenagers and senior citizens. The right candidate will understand the landscape and inner workings of organizations that cater to senior citizens as well as Jewish day schools. Candidate should be flexible to assume responsibility for additional assignments as required. Position requires excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, ability to effectively communicate (oral and written), knowledge of social media and strong computer skills.
Interested professionals please send a resume,
cover letter with salary history to:
DATE POSTED: October 24, 2013
POSITION: Assistant - Washington Heights, Manhattan - Part Time
DETAILS: Seeking a social work student to work for approximately 2-3 hours/week, best if Saturday or Sunday, though flexible. Student will help a woman who lives independently in Washington Heights. She needs a companion to take her grocery shopping, then return to her home and help her cook a few meals for the week. She is mobile, bright and personable, and equally, suffers from anxiety, depression, & diabetes.
Send resume and cover letter to: Noa Heyman, PhD at Noa.Heyman@gmail.com
POSITION: Adoption Coordinator - Open Arms Adoption Network - Northern New Jersey - Full Time
DETAILS: Provides information to prospective clients about services available through the Open Arms Adoption Network. Counsels prospective adoptive parents. Counsels potential birth families and provides case management services. Offers a non-biased counseling environment for clients' decision making process around options counseling. Researches resource options for birthparents needing assistance. Participates in outreach and marketing efforts to expand visibility of Open Arms. Performs adoption homestudies and post placement supervision and case management to adoptive families. Utilizes online system for case notes and record retention. Shares in the facilitation of adoption information meetings and workshops. Bachelor's degree in Social Work or related field with at least three years maternal/child health, child welfare or adoption experience required. Good working knowledge of state regulations regarding homestudies, post placement supervision, and general adoption regulations for New Jersey and New York.
Send resume and cover letter to: Nancy Glasberg at email@example.com
DATE POSTED: October 11, 2013
POSITION: Residential Counselor - Mental Health Association - Rockland County, NY - Per Diem
DETAILS: Provide daily supervision and support to culturally diverse adults recovering from mental illness and residing in community-based congregate settings.
High school graduate with some college coursework in human services preferred. Knowledge of American Sign Language and deaf culture preferred. Experience working with diverse populations recovering from mental illness preferred. Valid Driver's License.
POSITION: Director of Support Services - Footsteps - NYC - Full Time
DETAILS: Lead program staff to identify members' needs around support services and maximize organizational impact. Develop and implement program strategy for emotional and social supports, legal supports and crisis intervention. Supervise the Support Services Team and ensure provision of quality services members, especially those in the early stages of their transition. Develop relationships with external agencies and individuals in order to best meet needs of membership. Develop new initiatives, including legal supports and distance support. Ensure services, follow-up and resources for potential and new members are strong and streamlined. In collaboration with Executive Director and program staff, develop and implement program policies. In conjunction with Program Development and Operations Manager, develop and implement monitoring and evaluation systems to track the program impact. Stay up-to-date with developments in the community served as well as current events. Conduct a limited number of high need 1:1 intakes and supportive counseling sessions. Coordinate in-service trainings and meetings with external agencies.
Experience & Qualifications: Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a minimum of 10 years of related work experience. Track record of program planning, implementation and evaluation. Demonstrated commitment to organizational collaborations; experience developing strategic partnerships a plus. Strong knowledge of the New York social service arena, specifically in the following service areas: Mental Health, Family and Youth, Legal and Housing. Comfort engaging with and exploring new uses of technology to support programs. Ability to work flexible hours including 1-2 evenings per week and occasional Sundays. Personal experience with the Footsteps population and/or individuals undergoing life transition, a plus.
For immediate consideration, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate your name and "Director of Support Services" in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the submission deadline of October 18, 2013.
DATE POSTED: October 9, 2013
POSITION: Social Worker - Children's Aid Society - Manhattan and Bronx - Full Time
DETAILS: We are seeking a Spanish speaking LMSW or equivalent, to serve as a social worker under a new contract to serve child welfare involved parents with allegations of domestic violence and their families. The Social Worker will be responsible for assessing parents for history of domestic violence perpetration and risk; screening for substance abuse, mental illness and trauma; co-facilitating groups for abusive fathers in English and Spanish; providing individual psycho-educational counseling to abusive parents; co-facilitating therapeutic visitation sessions with abusive parents and their non-custodial parents; and collaborating with children's therapist and advocates for domestic violence survivors on the provision of comprehensive services to the family with the primary goal of safety for children and survivors.
Master's degree in social work or related field and experience working with individuals impacted by domestic violence strongly preferred. Bilingual required.
Send resume and cover letter to: email@example.com or fax to 212-972-7790.
POSITION: Job/Life Coach - Kulanu- Cedarhurst, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Seeking energetic Job/Life Coach with excellent interpersonal skills. Candidate must have experience working with individuals with disabilities, able to work independently, and provide support /guidance in vocational, educational and social environments. A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in human service field such as Special Education, Psychology, Rehabilitation or Social Work required.
Send resume and cover letter to: Interested applicants please forward resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
DATE POSTED: September 18, 2013
POSITION: Bilingual Case Manager - Big Brothers Big Sisters- NYC - Part Time
DETAILS: Part-time bi-lingual Case Manager responsible for managing a high caseload of mentoring relationships. Provide supervision, family support, referrals, and advocacy. Late afternoon/Evening hours, Mondays - Thursdays. Occasional Saturdays. Total of 12 - 15 hours per week. Bachelors with experience or Master's degree. Experience with at-risk youth and families. Conduct quarterly supervision with Big, Little & Parent or more frequently as necessary. Maintain case notes and update data base information. Provide referrals and advocacy. Attend BBBS of NYC sponsored events as needed. Assist with PR requests as needed.
Send resume and cover letter to: Please forward resume and cover letter to email@example.com. Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed. Please put 'ASSOCIATE PROGRAM MANAGER- PART TIME' in the subject line.
DATE POSTED: September 17, 2013
POSITION: Social Worker- Fedcap Rehabilitation Services, Inc. (Fedcap) - Bronx, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Meet Agency requirements for qualitative and quantitative contacts with clients. Includes conducting intake interviews, rendering diagnoses in accordance with DSM criteria, providing crisis intervention, providing psychotherapy in various treatment modalities, conducting telephone referrals, providing advocacy, case management and referrals. Maintain a caseload of clients with the expectation of delivering a minimum of 28 hours of direct service per week. Conduct individual, family, marital and group therapy as dictated by the clinical needs of the client and the program. Monitoring and coordinating psychiatrist psychopharmacology appointments. Collaborate with Agency and program staff to develop and adhere to on-site emergency response preparedness and readiness protocols. Available, as needed, to provide 24 hour, 7 days per week, telephone coverage for clients enrolled in treatment as prescribed by Agency policy and procedure. Participate in in-service trainings and attend relevant workshops/conferences at the request of or with the permission the Clinical Supervisor and/or Clinical Manager.
REQUIRED PROFESSIONAL LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: Valid LMSW license. Obtain NPI immediately upon employment. Must apply for LCSW license and Medicare Provider number as soon as eligible. Experience working with persons with developmental disabilities and other barriers to employment. Must have Article 31 experience. Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred, but not required.
Send resume and cover letter to: http://www.fedcap.org/about-us/career-opportunities
DATE POSTED: September 17, 2013
POSITION: Residential Counselor - Mental Health Association -Valley Cottage, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Tuesday-Saturday 7am-3pm
Provides supervision and support to adults recovering from mental illness and residing in community based congregate settings. High school graduate or equivalent with some college coursework or experience in human services. Experience working with diverse populations recovering from mental illness preferred. Good written and verbal communication skills. Valid driver's license and ability to drive program vehicles in a manner that provides safe transportation to program residents.
DATE POSTED: September 16, 2013
POSITION: Social Worker - Just like Home - Sayreville, NJ - Part Time
DETAILS: Part time position available at an adult day care center in Sayreville, NJ. Hours are between 10-20 hours a week with flexible hours. Job duties include assisting clients with concrete services including housing, social security, and medical insurance, recording client interactions, completing intake, quarterly, and annual assessments, and facilitating communication and resolving issues with outside agencies.
Send resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
DATE POSTED: September 10, 2013
POSITION: CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER- MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER, Bronx, NY- Full Time
DETAILS: Social worker performs intakes, individual, family, group psychotherapy, and crisis intervention for psychiatric outpatients in a hospital-based mental health clinic. L.M.S.W. or L.C.S.W. or L.C.S.W eligibility with prior mental health experience working with adults, either in placement or job. Fluency in Spanish strongly recommended.
Milagros Gonzales, LCSW, Program Manager, Wakefield Division of Montefiore , Mental Health Program, 4401 Bronx Boulevard, Bronx, New York, 10470. Email: email@example.com. Fax:(718)304-7065.
DATE POSTED: September 5, 2012
POSITION: Social Worker -East Harlem Neighborhood Network - East Harlem, NY - Full Time
DETAILS: Manage day-to-day operations of the Network, including the intake, assessment, referral and follow-up process. Develop and conduct a series of parent, staff, community and school workshops around issues relevant to the Mexican and Mexican-American community, such as navigating the school system, immigration, and employment resources. Supervise two graduate social work interns. Train extant agency staff in the counseling and referral process, and well as perform these functions for some of the participants. Cultivate relationships with local schools that serve large Mexican populations. Develop an outreach plan to increase the pool of potential clients. Rotate among Network sites, holding scheduled "office hours" at each location. Provide assistance and support in communicating with teachers, understanding the American school system, navigating preschool and K-12 school choices, providing effective homework help, school selection/transitions and school curricula (including the Common Core). Provide assistance and advocacy around family issues such as health services, housing and police involvement. Provide training workshops in New York City's Department of Education's Achievement Reporting and Innovation System (ARIS), which allows parents and teachers to share student achievement data. Conduct follow-up with individual clients and referring agency staff, to ensure accurate and timely data.
Qualifications: LMSW or LCSW required. Bilingual (English/Spanish) required.
Please send Cover Letter, Resume, Salary Requirements, Writing Samples, and References to:
firstname.lastname@example.org (Please indicate Social Worker in subject of e-mail.)
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