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Social Worker - Domestic Violence Shelter, Rose

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Safe Horizon
|
New York, NY
New
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Published 21 days ago

The Domestic Violence Emergency Shelter programs offer a comprehensive range of services including counseling, advocacy, intervention, and support to meet the needs of victims and their families.

 

Essential Job Functions:  The Social Worker—is responsible for the following:

·        Learn and integrate a trauma-informed, client-centered approach, using an anti-     oppressive lens, into the work with clients

·        Conduct client intakes, safety assessment and risk management

·        Complete a Family Assessment for each family entering shelter. Family Assessment includes mental health screenings for adults and adolescents

·        Use safety assessment and risk management (SARM) when conducting family and mental health assessments by prioritizing engagement and risks, understanding triggers and protective strategies, and connecting clients to appropriate mental health services as needed 

·        Carry a small caseload of families to provide ongoing supportive counseling

·        Provide direct client services, including complex case management and consultation, crisis intervention and advocacy on behalf of and in partnership with clients

·        Maintain accurate and timely documentation and case files, including reports for funders, utilizing an electronic case record system

·         Facilitating/Co-facilitating and overseeing the content of adult support groups

·         Acting as a liaison to and advocating with outside agencies

·         Overseeing the development and maintenance of responsible safety plans, SARM procedures and practices, case-plans and required case records

·         Assisting in designing and conducting training/presentations and developing resources for staff and members of community from other agencies as needed

·         Developing and maintaining linkages with current, local resources

·         Other related duties as assigned

 

Supervisory Reports: Provides direct supervision to Childcare 

Total Staff: (1).

Other Information:

·        There is the opportunity to obtain clinical hours and receive supervision with an LCSW

  

Qualifications: 

  • A Master’s degree in social work.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, good oral and written communication skills
  • knowledge of and sensitivity to domestic violence, child abuse and neglect and sexual abuse
  • Bilingual Spanish a plus


 

 

If hired, I agree to abide by all of Safe Horizon’s rules and regulations, and understand that, if employed, my employment may be terminated with or without cause, and with or without notice, at any time, at the option of either the company or me. I further understand that no representation, whether oral or written by any representative or agent of the organization, at any time, constitutes a contract of employment

 

AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply


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The Domestic Violence Emergency Shelter programs offer a comprehensive range of services including counseling, advocacy, intervention, and support to meet the needs of victims and their families.

 

Essential Job Functions:  The Social…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required

Benefits

Medical

Dental

Vision

4 Week's Vacation

12 Sick Days

Retirement

Life Insurance

Tuition Reimbursement

Medical

Dental

Vision

4 Week's Vacation

12 Sick Days

Retirement

Life Insurance

Tuition Reimbursement

Location

On-site
New York, NY, USA

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