Job Type

Full Time




331 E. 70th Street
New York
United States


Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, widely recognized as one of New York’s premier human services providers, is a 124-year-old settlement house that provides an extensive array of effective and integrated services--social, educational, legal, health, housing, mental health, nutritional and fitness--which significantly improve the lives of 15,000 people in need each year, ages 3 to 103, on the East Side of Manhattan. Our constituents include older adults, homeless and formerly homeless adults, children and families, recent immigrants, disabled persons, adult learners and thousands more. Our programs--staffed by social workers, educators, public interest lawyers, Social Workers, advocates and many, many others--include an Early Childhood Center, RealArts After School Program and Summer Camp, Women’s Mental Health Shelter, permanent supportive housing residence, two Senior Centers, social adult day program, Geriatric Care Management for frail seniors, Food Services, Legal Advocacy Department, Visual and Performing Arts, Fitness & Aquatics, Adult Education and more. For more information on Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, please visit our website at

Our Geriatric Care Management Program provides comprehensive care management services to thousands of frail and homebound older adults on Manhattan’s East Side. Reporting to the Program Director, the Social Work Supervisor helps serve the ever-growing population of older adults on the East Side, linking care managers, social workers, lawyers, and other providers together in our efforts to support the frailest members of our community.


  •  Supervise Geriatric Care Managers (LMSW and BA level staff), Community Healthcare Workers (BA level staff) and volunteers who are providing care management services to frail and homebound older adults;
  • Review case files and provide quality assurance to ensure compliance with the highest standard of care;
  • Carry a caseload of homebound clients which includes assessing client needs to determine appropriate interventions and providing necessary assistance, such as , applying for government benefits and other financial programs to increase economic security, advocating for the clients’ medical, mental health, housing-related and other needs, assisting with bill paying and generally providing comprehensive services designed to enable homebound older adults to age in place with improved outcomes and quality of life;
  • Timely maintain and input accurate case records into our electronic case management database;
  • Conduct and coordinate staff trainings and educational workshops on issues relevant to older adults aging in place;
  • Work collaboratively with Neighborhood House staff from a variety of departments and disciplines as well as our community-based and government partners.


The successful Social Work Supervisor possesses a minimum of three years of Social Work experience, particularly in the field of older adults. S/he should possess excellent social work and clinical skills; expertise in accessing appropriate resources in the community; and understand the health care system and how it affects older adults. S/he must be detail oriented and have strong administrative skills. S/he takes significant initiative and demonstrates excellent communication, time management, computer and organizational abilities. LMSW or related Master's level degree (e.g. Mental Health Counseling) required. Bilingual Spanish required, SIFI certification a plus. Competitive salary with comprehensive benefits package available.

To apply:

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and list of references to: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. No telephone calls please.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

To apply:

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and list of references to: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. No telephone calls please.