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Bilingual BSW/BA Outreach Worker/Social Worker

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Riverstone Senior Life Services | New York, NY
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Riverstone Senior Life Services


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Published 22 days ago

Start Date

July 1, 2019

Application Deadline

June 28, 2019

Salary

$40,000 - $45,000


Riverstone Senior Life Services is looking for a bilingual (English and Spanish) employee who will join a new New York City Department for the Aging (DFTA)-funded program that is geared towards assisting family members who are caring for someone with a long standing illness or condition. Riverstone Senior Life Services has been an important and caring resource for seniors and their caregivers in Northern Manhattan for over 30 years. The DFTA grant (through our subcontract with Lenox Hill Neighborhood House) enables us to extend our long-standing focus on caregivers of people with Alzheimer's or other form of dementia to caregivers who are caring for someone with any illness or chronic condition.


Responsibilities include:

--Seek out and conduct presentations in the community to inform individuals and professionals of the services available to family caregivers

--Provide individual supportive counseling and conduct intake assessments and care plans

--Provide information and referrals and case assistance

--Assist with data tracking

       

Salary: $40,000-$45,000 annually

Benefits: health insurance, 4 week vacation package, sick time and holidays

Position Requirements:

BA/BSW

Ability to work independently and develop a positive working relationship with clients. 

Willingness to make home visits, keen assessment and analytical skills.

Organized and detail oriented, experience with older adults in a social service setting preferred. Comfortable with public speaking.

Required language: Full proficiency in Spanish and English.

HOW TO APPLY: Please send cover letter and resume to: Ilana Dunner, idunner@riverstonenyc.org

See Riverstone website for further information about the agency: http://www.riverstonenyc.org


Riverstone Senior Life Services is looking for a bilingual (English and Spanish) employee who will join a new New York City Department for the Aging (DFTA)-funded program that is geared towards assisting family members who are caring for…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

 Health insurance, 4 week vacation package, sick time and holidays

 Health insurance, 4 week vacation package, sick time and holidays

Level of Language Proficiency

Fully bilingual Spanish-English

Fully bilingual Spanish-English

How To Apply

Please provide resume and cover letter

Please provide resume and cover letter

Location

99 Fort Washington Avenue, Riverstone Senior Life Services, New York, NY 10032
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