Care Manager (Caregiving)- REPOST 2/3/20
SAGE| Advocacy & Services for LGBT Elders

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Post Date: Feb 03, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New York - New York
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Description
ABOUT US
SAGE is the country's largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. Founded in 1978 and headquartered in New York City, SAGE is a national organization that offers supportive services and consumer resources for LGBT older adults and their caregivers, advocates for public policy changes that address the needs of LGBT older people, and provides cultural competency training for aging providers and LGBT organizations.
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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Provide case management, referrals, information, and advocacy; conduct intakes/assessments, advocacy, and other integral tasks as needed.
• Directly provide individual and group therapeutic services or workshops, in accordance with need.
• Participate in outreach activities including tabling, representing SAGE at community events, and/or public speaking engagements.
• Supervise Social Work interns and their case management cases to ensure alignment of services with needs; including and not limited to their engagement with constituents and periodic review of case records.
• Collect and enter all participant and service unit data in database(s) thoroughly and timely, in accord with organizational policies and regulatory mandates.
• Perform other duties as needed or assigned.
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REQUIRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS

•Valid NYS Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)
• certified or the ability to receive SIFI certification.
•Strong organizational skills with an ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks
•Strong written and verbal communication skills
•Flexible and dependable – this position requires some flexibility around scheduling; some evening or occasional weekend hours may be required
•Ability to work independently as well as a member of a team
•Computer-literate, with knowledge of Microsoft Office and ability to learn other pertinent software systems
•Willingness/ability to travel daily throughout NYC area via public transportation

Skills
• Familiarity with LGBT aging issues and cultural and linguistic competency in regards to age, ability, sexuality, gender identity and expression, race, ethnicity, class and other characteristics that affect the lives of diverse older adults
• Familiarity with social and aging services networks and supports
• Ability to speak or write in Spanish (preferred)


Notes
PTO: Paid Vacation, Personal and Sick time. FMLA, NYS Paid Family Leave, Parental/Family/Gender Affirming Leave
Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending, 401K, Commuter Benefits, Travel reimbursements, discounts, and more.



Contact Details
Name: Human Resources
City: New York
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 10001
Country: United States
URL: https://www.sageusa.org/about-us/careers/