Senior Center Social Worker - Bilingual English/Spanish
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Post Date: Sep 10, 2019
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: 10/1/2019
Salary: $48,000 - $52,000
Location: US - New York - Bronx
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Description
Provide high quality case assistance and information and referrals to center members.

Assigned to 3 centers serving the larger centers 2x/week and the smaller centers 1x/week.

Screen members for benefits and entitlements, conducting NSI (nutrition) and other relevant screenings.

Keep member files up to date.

Keep up to date with case notes and units in tracking tools such as a worker log and STARS database.

Facilitate support and/or other therapeutic groups.

Lead classes on topics which are relevant to their field such as but not limited to safe sex, healthy relationships, effective communication.

Lead evidence based programs.

Supervise social work interns from local MSW and BSW programs.

Collaborate with center staff about member needs and center programming.

Skills
Ability to work well independently and on a team
Maturity and good judgment in relating to peers, partners, and families
Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds
Availability, dependability, and willingness to be flexible
Demonstrated ability to solve problems and think strategically


Notes
Master’s Degree in Social Work
License and SIFI preferred
Excellent Office Management Skills
Experience working with youth preferred
Excellent Interpersonal and Organizational Skills
Strong computer skills, proficient with Microsoft Office
Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
Bilingual fluency (English/Spanish) a must



Contact Details

URL: https://pssusa.org/careers/