Social Work Supervisor

Job Type

Full Time




520 8th Avenue
5th floor
New York
New York
United States


Selfhelp Communities Services is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to maintaining the independence and dignity of seniors and at-risk populations through a comprehensive network of social service, senior housing and home care services. It is also the oldest and largest provider of Nazi victim services in North America. 

Selfhelp Community Services is seeking a Social Work Supervisor for the Holocaust Survivor Program in Queens.

Supervise social workers and/or community workers serving Holocaust survivor clients, as well as provide case management services to clients. 

  • Provide social worker supervision to assigned staff. Assist in analyzing case problems, in developing case plans and in improving their diagnostic and helping skills.

  • Provide casework/ case management services to clients, including: assessment; information and referral; applications for benefits and entitlements; developing case plans; arranging for and monitoring the provision of services; advocacy on behalf of clients; and supportive counseling.

  • Develops and maintain systems for client monitoring and record keeping and maintain case notes and required documentation according to regulatory requirements.

  • Organizes, facilitates and assists at social and recreational and other group activities and events for clients. 

MSW, LMSW and SIFI certification required. Experience with older adults preferred. Bilingual/ Russian speaking a plus.EOE

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual Russian preferred.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

How To Apply


Please apply on line at: and attach a copy of your resume after completing the application. EOE