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Senior Consultant Public Health Social Worker

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NYC Human Resources Administration


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Published 6 days ago

$71,379 - $98,484

Office of Customized Assistance Services (CAS)

 

Senior Consultant Public Health Social Worker

Public Health Social Worker  

 

Customized Assistance Services (CAS) helps Human Resources Administration (HRA) clients with health and/or mental health conditions reach their highest attainable level of functioning and self-sufficiency by providing comprehensive, integrated, individualized clinical and support services. CAS works with other components of HRA and with other governmental and non-governmental service providers to create new programs and to integrate and refine existing services so the people it serves can achieve their maximum functional capacity.

Customized Assistance Services (CAS) Office of Coordinated Supportive Housing and Disability Services is recruiting for a Senior Consultant (PH/SW) in the Placement Assessment and Client Tracking unit who under the supervision of the Director for Supportive Housing will function as a Public Health Social Worker who will:

  • Review and evaluate applications of individuals requesting supportive housing: assess and interpret clinical profiles, functional capacities and residential histories to make determinations as to eligibility and appropriateness for various levels and categories of supportive housing.
  • Provide clinical consultation and technical assistance to medical, mental health and social service referral sources to ensure the appropriate submission of applications and clinical documentation.
  • Collaborate with the Director of Supportive Housing, unit psychiatrist and/or medical director when making assessments and/or evaluating eligibility criteria for applications with complex or contradictory clinical information.
  • Ensure timely and efficient notification to referral agencies of eligibility determinations.
  • Ensure timely review and ongoing monitoring of reported placement data.
  • Participate in staff meetings and trainings; make recommendations on the supportive housing application system and program and design.

 

Qualification Requirements:

A baccalaureate degree issued after completion of a four-year course in an accredited college or university and a master's degree from an accredited school of social work, plus:

  1. Six (6) years of full-time, paid, satisfactory experience in social work including (a) two (2) years of casework experience in a health, medical or psychiatric care agency adhering to acceptable standards; and (b) four (4) years in a supervisory, consultative, or administrative capacity or in teaching in an accredited school of social work, with at least one (1) year in a health, medical or psychiatric care agency; or
  2. A satisfactory equivalent.

 

Preferred Skills

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communications skills
  • Computer skills

        

Residency Requirement:

New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.

 

Salary Range: $71,379-$98,484 (Annual)


New York City offers an excellent and comprehensive benefits package.

 

For consideration, please go to https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov and search for Job ID # 425660 to apply.

 

SUBMISSION OF A RESUME IS NOT A GUARANTEE THAT YOU WILL RECEIVE AN INTERVIEW.


HRA/DSS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Office of Customized Assistance Services (CAS)

 

Senior Consultant Public Health Social Worker

Public Health Social Worker  

 

Customized Assistance Services (CAS) helps Human Resources Administration (HRA) clients with health and/or mental…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • M.D. Required

Location

New York, NY

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