Social Worker - Homeless Outreach Team
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Post Date: May 20, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New York - Bronx
Job Reference: 2786
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BronxWorks helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, we feed, shelter, teach, and support our neighbors to build a stronger community. In all aspects of our work, we strive for the highest ethical and performance standards and is guided by the belief that people are to be treated with dignity and respect regardless of their present situation or past experiences.

HOT has an opening for a full-time Social Worker. The Social Worker will work primarily as the liaison for our team psychiatric and medical services and manage all coordination. A small case load may also be assigned of individuals who are working towards permanent housing. An MSW is required for the position. A social work license (LMSW) must be obtained within 3 months of hire. The position is predominantly a Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm position, but requires a valid driver’s license from the state of residence with less than three (3) violation points in the last three (3) years, being on-call, occasional evening hours.   Bilingual skills in English/Spanish are preferred. The Social Worker will perform 9.58 removals.

BronxWorks is hiring (1) Social Worker the Homeless Outreach Team Program.


Provide direct services to clients, including engagement, intake, assessment, service plan development, referral, advocacy, therapeutic counseling, reassessment, and exit summaries.
Manage a case load for a diverse client population.
Monitor and document client progress toward service plan goals; document all interactions with, or on behalf of, clients.
Provide group counseling as assigned by the program director.
Teach parenting classes as required.
Maintain familiarity with program resources available on- and off-site.
Coordinate client services with mental health, medical, employment, educational, child care and other social service providers.
Review and sign off on service plans and psycho-social assessments as assigned.
Conduct regular home and field visits as required.
Conduct regular case conferences with clients and service providers as required.
Assist with special projects as assigned including representing agency at inter-agency events.
Act as program contact person for inquiries concerning clients.
Assist with the supervision of paraprofessional staff.
Supervise all office functions in the supervisor’s absence as assigned.
Report to and meet with the supervisor on a regular basis.
Complete program reports.
Perform additional duties as assigned by manager.


Masters Degree in Social Work required.
New York State LMSW certification required, or the ability to obtain license within six (6) months of hire.

BronxWorks offers a variety of benefits to full-time salaried employees as well as part-time salaried employees who work at least 20 hours per week year-round. Generous paid time off for personal, vacation, parental, and medical leave and a pension plan that is 100% employer paid.

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