Little Flower Children and Family Services of NY is seeking caseworkers for our Downtown Brooklyn and Jamaica Queens locations.
Work will involve gathering information and providing services to meet the clients' needs, as in focusing on permanency planning, dealing with governmental and community agencies, establishing working relationships with clients in need of counseling and supportive services.
Performs casework duties in providing services for the children and youth that are placed in foster care and for both the biological parents and foster parents.
Performs related casework as required in providing permanency planning in order to expedite the safe discharge of children and youth from the foster care system.
Caseworkers will be rqired to perform both field and office work while handling a caseload for the agency. May be required to work after hours on an as needed basis.
Experience working with the New York City Foster Care System, CONNECTIONS, preparing FASP's and Permanency Hearing Reports is a plus.