Bilingual Social Worker/Therapist

Job Type

Full Time

Published

10/24/2018

Address

333 East 70th Street
New York
NY
10021
United States

Description

Full-Time Bilingual Social Worker/Therapist

The New York Center for Children, 333 East 70th Street, New York NY 10021


The New York Center for Children is a private, nonprofit agency which provides free, comprehensive therapy services to children, adolescents and their families who have experienced child abuse, neglect, domestic violence or other trauma.  


Job Description:

·        Provide clinical treatment to children, adolescents and non-offending parents who have experienced abuse/trauma.

·        Facilitate therapeutic groups for children, adolescents and families.

·        Conduct training and educational workshops to outside agencies.

·        Keep up-to-date statistics, documentation and reports as required.

·        Conduct intake of new client referrals

·        Provide advocacy for children and families

·        Supervise one MSW intern when needed.

·        Facilitate relations between ACS, partner agencies and families as needed.


Qualifications:

·        LMSW or LCSW required

·        Fluent in oral and written Spanish

·        Two (2) years post graduate clinical experience in treatment and evaluation of children, adolescents and families.

·        SIFI certified or SIFI eligible preferred

·        Experience in working in a multidisciplinary team.

·        Extensive knowledge of dynamics of child abuse, child development and family systems.

·        Knowledge of law enforcement and court systems as well as mandated reporting requirements.

·        Ability to work collaboratively and independently as needed.

·        Supervisory experience a plus.

·        Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Benefits

Full benefits

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluent in oral and written Spanish.

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

How To Apply

smcnamara@newyorkcenterforchildren.org
http://newyorkcenterforchildren.org

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to smcnamara@newyorkcenterforchildren.org. Please indicate bilingual therapist position in the subject line. 


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