Assistant Division Director of Senior Services
Sunnyside Community Services

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Post Date: Sep 09, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
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Location: US - New York - Sunnyside
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The Assistant Division Director of Senior Services is responsible for the direct supervision of the Pet Pals/Friendly Visiting programs, Geriatric Mental Health, Care NYC Western Queens, and field instruction/supervision of Social Work Interns.   
•        Supervises three social workers and their client caseloads.
•        Reviews documentation, including intakes, screenings, client case notes, and support group note entries.
•        Monitors staff and case review with regard to ongoing reassessment of client needs, monitoring of service efficacy, and appropriate revision of the case plan.
•        Develops plan for timely entry of supervisory case notes.
•        Assists in reviewing and completing program funder monthly and quarterly reports.
•        Ensures supervisees are monitoring and planning to meet their program deliverables, and assists with keeping staff on track towards meeting their funders’ goals.
•        Supervises Social Work interns including their field instruction, placement and overall scope of school/field work.
•        Uses social work expertise to guide supervisees for the best client care management.
•        Other duties, as assigned.
•        LMSW with 2–3 years supervisory experience with the older adult population.
•        SIFI certification.
•        Strong leadership skills with the ability to thrive in an environment with diverse stakeholders.
•        Excellent problem resolution, planning and decision-making abilities regarding personnel and client issues.
•        Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.
•        Proficient in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel.
•        The ability to track and report on data is essential.
•        Salesforce and Peer Place familiarity a plus.
Work Environment
The work of this role will initially be hybrid in office and telecommuting, subject to change.

Send cover letter and resume to Please indicate "Assistant Division Director – Your Name” in the subject line.
Please note, if hired, Sunnyside Community Services requires all employees to provide proof of vaccination or submit to weekly COVID-19 PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) weekly testing as a condition of employment.
Sunnyside Community Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer