Family Specialist
Samaritan Daytop Village, Inc
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Post Date: Oct 28, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New York - Brooklyn
Job Reference: 2545
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At Samaritan Daytop Village, we serve over 33,000 New Yorkers annually within your neighborhoods and communities so our success depends on those we employ. Samaritan Daytop Village has grown into one of New York’s largest as well as a nationally recognized comprehensive Health and Human Services Agency, with over 60 programs across New York City and greater New York Area. Samaritan Daytop Village offers opportunities for a meaningful and challenging career in the health and human services field. We are looking for proactive, team-oriented employees to join our organization. Join us so you can connect and learn about why you’d make a great addition to the Samaritan family! Samaritan Daytop Village: Where Good Lives

In this role you will:

The Family Specialist will provide compassionate, recovery based, and trauma informed services that are in line with the traditional practice framework. Family Specialist engages in discussions and activities based on collaboration and uses assertive engagement strategies to engage individuals in services.

What qualifications do you need:

NYS LMSW, LMFT, LMHC or a Mental Health Practitioner with a Limited Permit within 90 days of employment.
Master’s Degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling or Family Therapy Counseling.
Must have at least one experience working in a community- based setting with adolescents and/or adults experiencing a co-occurring Substance Use Disorder and Mental Illness.
Extensive knowledge of harm reduction and a commitment to providing services to individuals in various stages of their recovery.
What we can do for you:

Growth potential
Team work
Work that makes a difference and impact your community
Experienced leadership and supervision towards license/certifications
We also offer

Generous Paid Time Off- minimum 15 vacation, 12 sick, 2 personal plus 10 paid holidays for eligible employees
Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)
401k Pension and Profit Sharing Plan
Voluntary Programs: Enhanced STD / Critical Illness / Accidental Injury / Universal Life / Hospital Indemnity
Flexible Spending and Commuter Benefits Accounts
Employer paid short-term & long-term disability, life and AD&D insurance
Tuition Assistance
Employee Assistance Program