The Prince George is located in the heart of the Flat Iron district of Midtown - Manhattan on 28th street. We are a part of a larger Non-Profit, Social Services agency called The Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS). We primarily offer housing for low income individuals as well as supportive housing to formerly homeless individuals who have suffered various forms of traumas in their past, generally leading to mental illnesses, and substance abuse. The Prince George has 415 units of supportive housing in one building. We provide Evidence Based, Person Centered, Recovery oriented services to our clients in order to help them live as full and satisfying lives as possible.
Responsibilities: The Social Worker provides a range of clinical services to tenants to help them live full and satisfying lives in the community; helping their team and program to function well and meet their contractual obligations to various funding agencies. Services that the social worker will be expected to provide include, but are not limited to, supportive counseling, outreach, written assessments, case management, advocacy and crisis intervention. The Social Worker serves as an assistance team leader in a variety of capacities, building their own leadership skills. The social worker will receive weekly clinical supervision that meets the requirements for LCSW hours and have access to all CUCS agency training's.
Due to the COVID pandemic we are temporarily working on a remote rotation schedule. 1 week on-site, 2 weeks remote.The hours are currently 9-5. This is subject to change.
•New MSW graduates are encouraged to apply, but are required to obtain LMSW within 6 months of hire
•Related experience working with mentally ill, HIV positive or homeless individuals is strongly preferred.
•Good verbal and written communications skills.
•Ability to work as part of a team
*Bilingual Spanish/English is preferred but not required.