Social Worker
Catholic Charities, Brooklyn & Queens

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Post Date: Dec 22, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New York - Brooklyn
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Description
Under the direction of the Clinical Director, the Social Worker renders full range of clinical, rehabilitative, recovery, case management and support services to MI clients. The Social Worker works in collaboration with the client and staff to ensure treatment adherence by monitoring medication, reminding clients of appointments, offering health care escorts, & making necessary referrals.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
•        Conduct intake (including communicating/coordinating with government and community partners).
•        Ensure that the tenant population has access to service according to contractual requirements and the Agency’s Mission .
•        Develop comprehensive wellness and service plans to meet needs of tenants
•        Provide consultation for case management staff and leadership for care coordination with on and off-site service partners; ensure all documentation meets agency and funding source requirements.
•        Follow-up on referrals made on behalf of the consumer/family and respond to all referrals in a timely and professional manner, recognizing the need for effective collaboration in order to ensure the highest levels of service provision.
•        Participate in cross-program service reviews, support and planning, and coordination of service delivery and service closure.
•        Identify need/interest and developing and facilitating groups as well as adult education workshops using rehabilitation recovery model.

OTHER DUTIES:
•        Assist Social Work Supervisor with program data collection to meet agency and funding requirements.
•        Participate in training opportunities as assigned.
•        Other duties assigned as needed.

SPECIFICATIONS FOR EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES
•        Masters Degree in social work or related field/MSW preferred.

SPECIFICATIONS FOR EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING
•        Experience with homeless, mentally ill, MICA, geriatric populations.
•        Excellent oral and written communication skills.
•        Ability to self-organize and work at multiple locations.
•        On-going community assessment skills.
•        Solid crisis intervention skills.
•        Ability to work with dynamic teams.
•        Ability to travel to multiple sites and escort tenants in the community.
•        Bi-lingual Spanish/English preferred.

SPECIFICATIONS FOR PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
•        Must be able to share staff rotation for emergency on-call and office coverage.
•        Regularly required to talk, hear, walk, stand & sit.
•        Able to lift up to 10 pounds.
•        Able to climb stairs and make home visits.
•        Able to stretch and bend to retrieve files.
•        Able to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, & office equipment.
•        Able to read printed materials and computer screens.
•        Able to write.
•        Able to sit and work on the computer for long periods of time.
•        Able to travel to multiple locations as needed.

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