39 Hegeman Avenue
The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for a Per Diem Case Manager position at the Hegeman. The Hegeman is a permanent supportive housing residence located in Brownsville, Brooklyn, for 160 low income tenants, many of whom have histories of mental illness, homelessness, and substance abuse. The building has a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Safety Design) silver rating and includes a 24/7 attended lobby, a community garden, a computer room, and a fitness room.
CUCS provides comprehensive on-site social services using a recovery orientation, which includes the implementation of evidence based practices such as Supported Employment, Motivational Interviewing, and Wellness Self Management.
This job is located in Brownsville, Brooklyn.
Responsibilities include provision of clinical services, outreach to tenants; occasionally facilitating organized classes and activities; crisis intervention and providing general assistance as needed.
Schedule: Friday evenings 4pm – 7pm & Saturday 10am – 3pm, alternate weekends.
High School diploma; one-year direct practice experience in mental health and/or Substance Abuse Treatment. Related experience working with mentally ill or homeless individuals is strongly preferred, good verbal and written communications skills; computer literacy. A Bachelors Degree may substitute for one-year experience.
Please be advised that you must upload your cover letter and resume in one document. Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.
CUCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind
Level of Language Proficiency
Bilingual Spanish/English preferred.
Minimum Education Required
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