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Social Worker - Jerome Ave Men's Shelter

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BronxWorks | The Bronx, NY
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ronxWorks helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, we feed, shelter, teach, and support our neighbors to build a stronger community. In all aspects of our work, we strive for the highest ethical and performance standards and is guided by the belief that people are to be treated with dignity and respect regardless of their present situation or past experiences. 



Jerome Avenue Men’s Shelter (JAMS) has an openings for a full-time Social Worker. The Social Worker will carry a caseload of high-need shelter clients and will work with them towards permanent housing and addressing related needs. An MSW is required for the positions. A social work license (LMSW or LCSW) must be obtained within 6 months of hire. Bilingual skills in English/Spanish are preferred. Social Workers will receive training on assistance with self-administration of medication and will be expected to offer this service to clients. The Social Workers will also receive training to obtain credential to perform mental health code 9.58 removals. Evening and/or weekend hours may be required.

  


RESPONSIBILITIES  


Provide direct services to clients, including engagement, intake,

assessment, service plan development, referral, advocacy, therapeutic

counseling, reassessment, and exit summaries.  

Manage a case load for a diverse client population.  

Monitor and document client progress toward service plan goals;

document all interactions with, or on behalf of, clients.  

Provide group counseling as assigned by the program director.  

Teach parenting classes as required.  

Maintain familiarity with program resources available on- and

off-site.  

Coordinate client services with mental health, medical,

employment, educational, child care and other social service providers.  

Review and sign off on service plans and psychosocial assessments

as assigned.  

Conduct regular home and field visits as required.  

Conduct regular case conferences with clients and service

providers as required.  

Assist with special projects as assigned including representing

agency at interagency events.  

Act as program contact person for inquiries concerning clients.  

Assist with the supervision of paraprofessional staff.  

Supervise all office functions in the supervisor’s absence as

assigned.  

Report to and meet with the supervisor on a regular basis.  

Complete program reports.  

Perform additional duties as assigned by manager.  

  

QUALIFICATIONS  

Masters Degree in Social Work required.  

New York State LMSW certification required, or the ability to

obtain license within six (6) months of hire.  

ronxWorks helps individuals and families improve their economic and social well-being. From toddlers to seniors, we feed, shelter, teach, and support our neighbors to build a stronger community. In all aspects of our work, we strive for the…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Master's Degree Required

Benefits

 BronxWorks offers a variety of benefits to full-time salaried employees as well as part-time salaried employees who work at least 20 hours per week year-round. Generous paid time off for personal, vacation, parental, and medical leave and a pension plan that is 100% employer paid.

 BronxWorks offers a variety of benefits to full-time salaried employees as well as part-time salaried employees who work at least 20 hours per week year-round. Generous paid…

How to Apply

Apply for SOCIAL WORKER - JEROME AVE MEN'S SHELTER using the link below: 

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=1b568ba3-8b35-4407-aa58-c406cde8fb17&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=346615&lang=en_US&source=CC4


Apply for SOCIAL WORKER - JEROME AVE MEN'S SHELTER using the link below: 

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid…

Location

The Bronx, NY

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