Bilingual Social Worker / Clinician
Room to Grow
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Post Date: Aug 28, 2019
Job Type: Full Time
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Location: US - New York - New York
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Room to Grow seeks a full-time bilingual (Spanish) clinician responsible for carrying a consistent caseload and providing a high quality direct clinical experience to each client with fidelity to Room to Grow’s program model and curriculum, evaluation strategy, and organizational values. The individual in this role must be able to deliver all clinical services in Spanish. This position reports to the Clinical Team Lead.

Direct Service / Conduct one-on-one client visits:
- Provide clients with parenting education support, including what to expect at each stage of their child’s development (birth through 3 years), strategies to recognize and respond to their child’s needs, and help with their individual challenges and concerns
- Facilitate selection of developmentally appropriate baby items
- Maintain ongoing communication with clients between visits
- Maintain relationships with prenatal program partners and other community partners
- Identify outside resources for clients and develop relationships with other service organizations to aid in connecting families to needed community supports (government and non-profit)

Manage administration of the client program and database:
- Maintain client appointments to achieve attendance and retention goals within a designated timeline
- Maintain up-to date client records in database to facilitate accurate reporting of caseload and program outcomes
- Maintain client case notes and administer developmental assessments with fidelity to the Room to Grow curriculum

Alignment & professional development:
- Provide and receive peer support to/from clinicians in New York and Boston
- Remain up-to-date on research and best practices in early childhood development
- Represent and embody Room to Grow’s core values: Integrity, Respect, Growth, Collaboration, Community, Inclusion

- A passion for the mission, vision, & core values of Room to Grow.
- 2+ years direct clinical experience preferred
- Bilingual - fluent in English & Spanish required
- Excellent interpersonal, written, & verbal communication skills
- Ability to present the Room to Grow program & mission to a variety of audiences in a compelling, informative way
- Strong Microsoft Office fluency; experience working with databases preferred
- Highly organized, resourceful & solutions-oriented
- MSW or MA in Child Development or related field preferred
- Licensure in NY preferred, i.e. LMSW, LCSW, LICSW, LMHC

To apply, please upload your resume and cover letter on our career website:

This is a full-time position with some flexibility for evening and/or weekend hours required. Ability to perform moderate to medium physical duties including lifting up to 25 lbs., climbing ladders, and observing families is a must. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience. Room to Grow is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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