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CAMBA’s Park Avenue Residence is funded by New York City Department of Homeless Services and offers families a supportive, structured therapeutic, safe, and drug-free facility. It provides comprehensive case management services to 63 families who are in a transitional residence program for homeless families.
Position: Client Care Coordinator/Social Worker
Reports To: Director of Social Services
Location: 4607 Park Avenue Bronx, NY 10458
What the Client Care Coordinator Does: Client Care Coordinators are responsible for the delivery of onsite client services, including groups and workshops for families, crisis interventions and 1:1 support, as well as referrals to mental health and related service providers. In collaboration with the social service staff, work with clients to break through barriers to client goals and to assist clients in advocating for themselves and in moving toward self-sufficiency.
Assist clients in completing all CAMBA intake application screenings and forms. Conduct initial risk assessment of clients and clients’ families.
Prepare biopsychosocial evaluation and update according to regulations.
In collaboration with clients and case managers, assist in the preparation of initial Independent Living Plan (ILP), including short-term and long-term client goals.
Counsel clients regarding issues such as: abusive behavior, family dynamics, healthy personal choices, substance abuse, mental and physical health/trauma related issues.
Minimum Education/Experience Required:
Licensed Master of Social Work (LMSW) required.
Must sign NYC DOH/MH attestation stating that candidate has not been the subject of a founded child abuse report.
May be required to become First Aid/CPR certified.
May be required to become certified in overdose prevention.