CASE MANAGER-UPTOWN PROGRAM

Job Type

Full Time

Published

07/20/2018

Application Deadline

08/20/2018

Address

198 East 121st Street
New York
NY
10035
United States

Description

The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for a Social Worker position at the Uptown and Scattered Site program. The program provides off-site evidence based , person centered and harm reduction services primarily to special needs individuals and families with histories of homelessness, mental illness and/or substance abuse. Additionally, the Uptown Program house homeless NY/NY approved individuals and families who have a housing subsidy such as HUD-VASH for Veterans or LINC IV for individuals residing in DHS shelters. The individuals, families and veterans are located in six-buildings within the Harlem/Washington Heights community as well as Scattered Site apartments throughout Harlem/Washington Heights and the Bronx. Responsibilities: The Case Manager is a senior paraprofessional who provides a range of case management and clinical services to help clients live full and satisfying lives in the community.   

 

Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years relevant experience, or BSW and 1 year relevant experience, or HS Diploma and 6 years relevant experience (for Case manager 3). Bachelor’s Degree, or HS Diploma and 4 years relevant experience (for Case Manager 2). HS Diploma and 2 years experience (for Case Manager 1). For applicants without full degrees, every 30 credits can be substituted for one year of experience

  • Must have ability to serve a specialized population and be able to work effectively as a part of a team
  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills with a working knowledge of computers

 

                          - Excellent outreach, assessment, written and verbal communication skills

                          - Computer literacy required

            

 


  • Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.
  • CUCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind

 

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual Spanish / English

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

Russell.Baptist@cucs.org
https://www.cucs.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/CM-UPTOWN.pdf


Send resume and cover letter to the following email address: Russell.Baptist@cucs.org


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