Search

Job

Licensed Clinical Social Worker – Immigration Project

Posted by
New
|
Published 9 days ago

Legal Services of New Jersey, the statewide coordinating agency for New Jersey’s network of non-profit corporations that provide free civil legal assistance to low income residents, has an immediate opening for an experienced, licensed clinical social worker to provide critical support for detained immigrant clients and other noncitizens facing deportation. Responsibilities include case assessment; development of service and release plans; and referrals for housing, counseling, medical, and other services. Some travel may be required to immigration detention facilities in northern New Jersey.


Qualifications: NJ LCSW license with minimum three years of experience supervising and managing cases of individuals with mental health conditions; individuals with alcohol and/or substance addictions; individuals who are incarcerated or detained; trauma and abuse survivors; and similar vulnerable populations. Prior work with supporting the representation of low-income people and/or immigrants is preferred. Spanish fluency required.

Legal Services of New Jersey, the statewide coordinating agency for New Jersey’s network of non-profit corporations that provide free civil legal assistance to low income residents, has an immediate opening for an experienced, licensed…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    Other Education Requirement
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Benefits

LSNJ offers a positive workplace among colleagues who enjoy and are passionate about their work. We encourage a supportive, team work environment, with work-life balance. Benefits include comprehensive health and retirement plans and in-house trainings.

LSNJ offers a positive workplace among colleagues who enjoy and are passionate about their work. We encourage a supportive, team work environment, with work-life balance…

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish Fluency required

Spanish Fluency required

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Edison, NJ
Associated Location
100 Metroplex Drive, Edison, NJ 08817, United States
Suite 402

How to Apply

To be considered please send a resume and cover letter describing the reasons for your interest in the position. Please also include two recent writing samples. Send all required components to jobs@lsnj.org.

To be considered please send a resume and cover letter describing the reasons for your interest in the position. Please also include two recent writing samples. Send all required…

Join Idealist

Sign up today to save your favorite jobs and get email alerts when new ones are posted.