Social Worker, Bi-lingual, Spanish & EnglishJob: DSS Category: Social workerContact: Human ResourcesEmail: [email protected] Location: Yonkers
WJCS has an opening for a Social Worker to work in our satellite clinic in the DSS satellite office in Yonkers, New York. This position is full-time, 35 hours per week. Under supervision of the Program Coordinator, the social worker provides assessment, crisis intervention, referral and linkages, case coordination and treatment to clients referred by DSS. The social worker works in partnership with DSS workers and provides consultation and guidance to the DSS workers on recognition of mental health problems and related mental health issues.
The ideal candidate must have thorough knowledge of modern principles and techniques of social work; have interest and experience in working with multi-problem families; possess an excellent knowledge of community resources; and have the ability to work flexibly as part of a team, in both traditional and non-traditional settings.
An MSW degree from an accredited school of social work and possession of or eligible for certificate to practice social work in New York State issued by the State Education Department. On-going clinical supervision and training is available in the WJCS Educational Institute.
At WJCS we value our employees, their contributions, and their growth. We demonstrate this commitment with much more than highly competitive benefits and compensation - we show it every day in the way we work together, embracing leadership behaviors that are recognized and rewarded throughout our system. We value you, your growth and your contributions.
If you would like to be considered for the position please send your resume with cover letter to Human Resources via email, [email protected].
Our address is 845 N. Broadway, White Plains, NY 10603 and our fax number is 914-421-9066.
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