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New Alternatives for Children, Inc. (NAC) is an award-winning not-for-profit agency in Midtown Manhattan, with a satellite Bronx office, dedicated to serving children and families with medical complexity, chronic health conditions, significant disabilities and behavioral challenges. To assist in achieving this mission, NAC is currently seeking a Resource Specialist to join its Resource Department. 


This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of NAC’s Resource Department, learn about NYC resources and entitlements, and receive excellent supervision while working directly with our client, both in the field and in the office

·      Agency Name: New Alternatives for Children, Inc.  

·      Title of Position: Resource Specialist  

·      Position Type: Full-Time  

·      Pay Range: Based on Experience 

·      Location: 37 West 26th Street 6th Floor, New York, NY 10010  

·      Supervisor:  Director of Resources, Advocacy & Homelessness Prevention 

Description of Responsibilities:   


Maintain knowledge of New York City’s many entitlement and resource programs available to NAC’s clients and the general population including but not limited to:  

 

·      HRA services, Medicaid, Social Security, Mental Health, Office of Vital Records document request, locating camps.   

·      Ability to meet with clients in the office and the field to advocate as needed.  

·      Act as an advocate in all types of courts including Criminal, Housing and Family.  

·      Building and maintaining relationships with community funders of our food pantry, legal assistance groups, and advocacy organizations including attending Policy meetings when possible. 

·      Maintain and distributing food to NAC clients and the community from NAC’s Food Pantry 

 

Required Education: 

·      Master Social Worker  

Required Skills:  

·      General knowledge of housing programs and housing court.  

New Alternatives for Children, Inc. (NAC) is an award-winning not-for-profit agency in Midtown Manhattan, with a satellite Bronx office, dedicated to serving children and families with medical complexity, chronic health conditions…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Compensation

At least USD 55,000
Base on Experience

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
37 W 26th St, New York, NY 10010, USA

How to Apply

How to Apply:  

Please indicate Resource Specialist in the subject line when applying. Please submit cover letter and resume to: hr@nackidscan.org

For information on New Alternatives for Children, Inc., visit our website at www.nackidscan.org

New Alternatives for Children, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. 

New Alternatives for Children, Inc. was founded on the principle of inclusion. We strive to create and maintain a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace at all levels. It is not enough to serve; we must strive to dismantle oppressive policies and practices.


How to Apply:  

Please indicate Resource Specialist in the subject line when applying. Please submit cover letter and resume to: hr@nackidscan.org

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