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SOCIAL WORKER-THE CHRISTOPHER

Center For Urban Community Services

Description

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 Social Worker position at the Christopher. The Christopher is a 167-unit supportive housing residence for single adults located in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan. The building provides permanent, affordable housing and case management services to low income tenants, many of whom have histories of mental illness, homelessness, substance abuse, and /or HIV/AIDS.

The Social Worker will provide a full range of clinical services to tenants, assist in program planning, development and implementation of group services with particular emphasis on mental health, chemical dependency and services to people living with HIV/AIDS. Additional responsibilities include involvement in evidence based practices such as Supported Employment and Motivational Interviewing.

Qualifications

• MSW required, LMSW preferred

• CUCS requires that all full-time social workers who provide services within the LMSW or LCSW scope of practice to have a license within 6 months from date of hire

• Recent and upcoming graduates and experienced clinicians encouraged to apply.

• Excellent outreach, assessment, written and verbal communication skills.

• Must be able to work effectively in a team.

• Computer literacy required.

• Bilingual Spanish/English strongly preferred

Contact

Send resume and cover letter to the following email address: Jeremiah Hulburt <Jeremiah.Hulburt@cucs.org


FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE COPY AND PASTE THE LINK BELOW:

https://www.cucs.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/SW-The-Christopher.pdf

Posted on 05/31/18; CVMHA ID #12112