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SOCIAL WORKER-PAUL'S PLACE

Center For Urban Community Services

Description

The Center for Urban Community Services, (CUCS), is proud to announce that it will be opening a co-located Drop-in Center and Safe Haven in lower Manhattan in September 2018. The program will provide case management and housing placement services to 70 to 90 people at the Drop-In Center and 24 people at the Safe Haven. For more information about the programs please see attached program announcement.

We are currently hiring a Social Worker for the Drop In Center. The shift is M-F 9am-5pm.
The Social Worker will carry a caseload and provide decision making and service delivery responsibilities including crisis intervention, Assistant with Self Administration of Medications, and regulatory compliance. The primary goal of each program is placement of clients into permanent housing. The Social Worker will participate and contribute to a program culture that is client-centered, outcome oriented and dedicated to continuous quality improvement. This position carries considerable leadership responsibilities.

Qualifications

MSW; LMSW preferred. CUCS requires that all full time social workers who provide services within the LMSW or LCSW scope of practice have a license within 6 months from date of hire. Recent and upcoming graduates are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be able to work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team. Bilingual Spanish/English strongly preferred. Relevant experience working with population served by the program preferred. Candidates must have excellent outreach, assessment, written and verbal communication skills. Computer literacy required.

Contact

Send resume and cover letter to the following email address: tracey.erhardt@cucs.org

• Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.
• CUCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind

Posted on 06/21/18; CVMHA ID #12160