The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Justice, the nation’s first comprehensive shelter for victims of elder abuse is looking for a full time LMSW Elder Justice Specialist. The Weinberg Center is located in the Bronx, within the Hebrew Home at Riverdale by RiverSpring Living, a long term care facility.
The successful candidate will play an active role in our dynamic multi-disciplinary team; respond to referrals of elder abuse; provide trauma-informed, client-centered social work services; conduct safety assessments and safety planning according to the client’s need; coordinate and provide training on elder abuse to a wide variety of professionals; and assist in fulfilling grant and client data reporting. Courtroom testimony, participation in community meetings, communication across disciplines and systems, and commitment to assist and advocate for vulnerable populations are also required.
License in Social Work required. Experience in elder abuse and/or domestic violence preferred. Spanish speaking preferred. Strong interpersonal, written, and organizational skills required. Some inter-borough travel required.
The Weinberg Center offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a congenial work environment that is conducive for professional growth.
For more information, please visit our web site at www.weinbergcenter.org.
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