Queens FTR Case Aide - Preventive Services
Coalition for Hispanic Family Services

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Post Date: Jul 09, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: Immediate | Negotiable
Salary: Low to mid 30s
Location: US - New York - Jackson Heights
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Description
CHFS is looking for Family Treatment and Rehabilitation (FTR) Case Aides (CA) for its Jackson Heights, Queens Preventive Services site. The CA provides a variety of supportive casework services for both case planners and children and families referred by the Administration for Children Services (ACS), or self/community providers who are deemed to be at risk of foster care placement.


Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of the Preventive Supervisor, the Case Aide will:

- Provide clerical assistance to casework staff, program supervisor and Site Director

- Retrieve educational, medical, mental health and other relevant documents from various providers

- Provide advocacy/referral assistance to client-families as needed

- Perform Family Home Assessments

- Monitor visits in the absence of the casework and supervisory staff

- Provide escort service for parents and children as assigned

- Document all visits and collateral contacts

- Flexible hours including Saturdays as needed

- Any other duties the program may require

Skills
The ideal candidate will have at least a high school diploma or GED, but a BA in Social Work or related field is preferred. Prior experience in child welfare or other social services, including day care, youth services or other related programs that involves direct work and contact with children and families. Good verbal and written communication skills required. Must be computer literate. Bi-lingual in Spanish strongly preferred.

Notes
All interviews are primarily conducted via video conferencing due to COVID-19 health risks. Currently, work is primarily done remotely.


Please indicate "Queens FTR Case Aide - Preventive Services" in the subject line when applying. Please submit cover letter and resume to:
Email: fvillalobos@hispanicfamilyservicesny.org

Flexible hours including Saturdays | Excellent Benefits & Salary / EEO

For any questions, please email info@hispanicfamilyservicesny.org.


Contact Details
Name: Franc Villalobos
Address: 315 Wyckoff Ave
City: Brooklyn
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 11237
Country: United States
Ph: 718-497-6090
Email: fvillalobos@hispanicfamilyservicesny.org