Social Worker
Rising Ground

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Post Date: Dec 16, 2022
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: $60,000-$65,000
Location: US - New York - Brooklyn
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To ensure all daily living needs and essential services are provided to each youth. This involves creating and supporting a physically and emotionally safe environment for residents and staff as well as utilizing a Therapeutic Crisis Intervention in all program components and interactions.
Rising Ground
Founded as an orphanage in 1831, Rising Ground has been at the forefront of evolving community needs. Driven by the belief that each of us can thrive when life has hope and opportunity, Rising Ground provides caring support and proven paths to positive change, helping children, adults, and families rise above adversity, and each year, Rising Ground is a positive force in the lives of more than 25,000 individuals. We do this through 50 programs in 70 locations throughout New York City and Westchester. Our strong belief and commitment to diversity shows not just through our work with supported persons but is integral to the building of a strong staff that reflects the communities we serve. Rising Ground is headquartered in downtown Brooklyn.
At Rising Ground, we encourage everyone to live a healthier life. When you enroll in health care benefits — medical, dental, and vision care, you and your family can take advantage of each plan’s preventive services, which will help everyone to stay well.
The Social Worker is directly responsible for the provision and coordination of casework services for resident of the Runaway Homeless Youth Shelter TIL Program.
Provide casework services to residents of the shelter including referrals for entitlements, housing, and services, accompanying residents on appointments and fostering/facilitating relationships with other services providers to meet the needs of the residents of the program.
Develop, in concert with youth and the treatment team, Individualized Service Plans for youth as per DYCD Regulation
Provide timely communication to DYCD
Participate in staff meetings, multi-disciplinary meetings, and planning meetings
Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Excellent writing skills.
Computer, Word/Excel/Microsoft
Valid Driver's License
Salary Range $60,000 - $65,000 per year

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Contact Details

City: Brooklyn
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 11238
Country: United States