Social Worker, Partners In Parenting

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: Competitive salaries

Published

06/12/2018

Address

37 West 26th Street, 7th floor
New York
NY
10010
United States

Description

New Alternatives for Children, Inc. (NAC) is an award-winning not-for-profit agency in Midtown Manhattan, with a satellite Bronx office, dedicated to serving children and families with medical complexities, disabilities, chronic illnesses and behavioral challenges. NAC is currently seeking a qualified candidate to work in our Partners in Parenting Program (PIP). PIP is an aftercare program serving families that have successfully transitioned out of NAC’s Preventive Services Program. PIP is a home and community-based intervention program.


Title: Social Worker

Department: Partners In Parenting Program,

Location: 37 West 26th Street, New York, NY 10010


Responsibilities:

· Provides comprehensive psychosocial needs assessments to determine services and interventions.

· Provides family-centered, case management and clinical services utilizing individual, family and group work modalities.

· Participates as a team member in weekly case review meetings

· Coordinates services as recommended by NAC’s interdisciplinary treatment team which includes our psychiatrist, psychologist, pediatrician, nurses, educators, parent advocate and entitlement and resource staff.

· Provides case coordination with hospitals, schools, mental health clinics and community-based organizations.

· Provides information, referral and advocacy services.

· Ensures adherence to agency and programmatic policies and regulations; completes all required documentation in our behavioral health record.

· Makes use of weekly individual and group supervision, on-site clinical trainings, and our monthly in-service mental health trainings.

 

Qualifications/Skills:

· MSW from an accredited school of social work; LMSW preferred.

· Some knowledge of health-related factors in working with children with disabilities, medical complexity and behavioral health conditions.

· Prior experience in child welfare, mental health or health care settings

· Work hours are generally 9-5pm; must be flexible to meet the needs of working parents.

· Proficiency in Spanish is a plus; competitive salaries.

Level of Language Proficiency

Proficiency in Spanish is a plus

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

How To Apply

hr@nackidscan.org

HOW TO APPLY:

Please indicate "Social Worker – Partners In Parenting" in the subject line when applying. Please email cover letter and resume to:

Email: HR@nackidscan.org

 

Mary Ann Code

Human Resources Department

New Alternatives for Children

37 West 26th Street, 6th Floor

New York, NY 10010

eFax: 929-273-7865

Phone: 212-994-7938

  

To learn more about New Alternatives for Children, Inc., please visit our website: www.nackidscan.org


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