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Social Worker (LMSW/LCSW)

The Social Worker provides a range of clinical services to tenants to help them live full and satisfying lives.

Posted: Nov 13, 2019
Location: Bronx, NY
Type: Full-Time

Job Responsibilities

The Social Worker provides a range of clinical services to tenants to help them live full and satisfying lives in the community; helping their team and program to function well and meet their contractual obligations to various funding agencies. Services that the social worker will be expected to provide include, but are not limited to, supportive counseling, outreach, written assessments, case management, advocacy, and crisis intervention. The Social Worker will have also the opportunity to facilitate organized classes and activities, as well as serve as an assistant team leader in a variety of capacities, building their own leadership skills to develop management skills. The social worker will work closely with internal and external collaterals, to deliver comprehensive person centered services. The Social Worker will receive weekly clinical supervision that meets the requirements for LCSW hours, as defined by the state of NY, and have access to all CUCS in-service and community trainings.

Job Requirements

· LMSW or LCSW Required · Related experience working with mentally ill, HIV positive, or homeless individuals is strongly preferred · Good verbal and written communications skills · Computer Literacy required · Ability to work as part of an interdisciplinary and multicultural team

How to Apply

Additional Information EEO: CUCS is an EEO Employer and Prohibits Discrimination/Harassment of Any Kind. Licensure Hours:: You will be able to work toward your LCSW by obtaining the necessary clinical practice Instructions:: Upload resume&cover letter in one doc. Applicants will only be considered for position applied for. TO APPLY PLEASE COPY AND PASTE URL PROVIDED BELOW TO YOUR BROWSER: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.careers?rnd=OGD&ShowJob=251968398

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Contact: Desiree.Lopez@cucs.org

Clinical Supervisor (Hegeman)

The Center for Urban Community Services invites applications for a Clinical Supervisor position at The Hegeman.

Posted: Nov 12, 2019
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Type: Full-Time

Job Responsibilities

The Clinical Supervisor is responsible for ensuring that their supervisees are helping their clients to live fuller, more satisfying lives in the community; helping their team to function well and meet their contractual obligations; and striving, as appropriate to their role, to fulfill the CUCS programs’ core purpose, core values and vision statements. The Clinical Supervisor is a part of their program’s management team, and is therefore also responsible for helping to ensure that their program provides the best services possible for its clients, is an engaging and rewarding place for staff to work, and has a culture which promotes continuous learning and improvement.

Job Requirements

LMSW, with an expectation to obtain the LCSW when eligible. 2 years post-masters direct service experience with populations served by the program preferred Supervisory experience Sound judgment, good decision making skills, and a high degree of tact and professionalism Ability to problem-solve, prioritize, and effectively manage time Strong clinical assessment skills Strong interpersonal and organizational skills Strong writing and verbal communication skills Computer literacy Bilingual English/Spanish preferred

How to Apply

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 TO APPLY PLEASE COPY AND PASTE URL PROVIDED BELOW TO YOUR BROWSER: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.careers?rnd=GKS&ShowJob=218407523

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Contact: Luna.Malachowski-Bajak@cucs.org

Assistant Program Director-LMSW (Sydelle)

This position provides direct supervision to Social Workers and Clinical Supervisors.

Posted: Nov 12, 2019
Location: Bronx, NY
Type: Full-Time

Job Responsibilities

The Assistant Program Director plays a major role in ensuring that clients receive services that meet regulatory and agency standards and that records are kept in compliance with those standards. This position oversees the on-site medical and psychiatric services and ensures the effective utilization of services. The Assistant Program Director, along with the Program Director, is responsible for guiding all staff to actively engage in the program as learners, culture-creators, and leaders. This position is central to fostering the mission and goals of the agency and to creating a program culture that is client-centered, outcome-oriented and dedicated to continuous quality improvement. The position requires a thorough understanding of relevant service delivery concepts and structures, including strong knowledge and experience with mental health systems, and the ability to access and negotiate the full range of services for recipients. It also requires strong supervisory and administrative skills and the ability to interface effectively and efficiently with colleagues to ensure quality services and program operations.

Job Requirements

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Minimum of 2 years post-masters applicable experience with related populations including supervisory, administrative, and management experience Experience working with families Strong writing and verbal communication skills Computer literacy Bilingual Spanish/English is preferred Training experience preferred

How to Apply

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. TO APPLY PLEASE COPY AND PASTE URL PROVIDED BELOW TO YOUR BROWSER: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.careers?rnd=CWX&ShowJob=218367562

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Contact: Gabrielle.Borba@cucs.org

Development Associate

Assist the Director of Development in affordable housing projects from inception to completion.

Posted: Nov 08, 2019
Location: Rochester, NY
Type: full-time

Job Responsibilities

1. Collect due diligence documents (i.e. zoning codes, deeds, demographics, photos). 2. Prepare and maintain project budgets. (i.e. input data into existing spreadsheets). 3. Assist in preparing funding applications. (i.e. HCR 9%, HUD, NYSERDA, RFPs). 4. Prepare meeting material (handouts, agendas, keeping minutes, distributing notes, etc). 5. Assemble closing documents for construction and permanent loan closings. 6. Organize, update, and maintain development files. 7. Assist with research on potential new projects. 8. Attend staff meetings and trainings, as needed. 9. Other duties, as requested by Director of Housing Development.

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS: • Interest in real estate development and affordable housing • Self-motivated and able to work independently • Excellent organizational skills • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Proficiency in Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint required • Creative, highly dependable and trustworthy • Familiarity with affordable housing development, including requirements of government-sponsored real estate subsidies and private lending programs (preferred) EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE • Bachelor’s Degree in architecture, business, urban studies, or related field (preferred). • 2+ years related job experience in business, city/urban/regional planning, architecture, real estate development, real estate law, housing or related fields (preferred). Certain education or experience requirements may be waived at discretion of Executive Director.

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume through our website.

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Contact: Jacqueline.Andersen@dor.org

Social Worker (Career Network)

The social worker position provides a full range of employment services to individuals and adjusts interventions as needed.

Posted: Nov 07, 2019
Location: New York, NY
Type: Full-time

Job Responsibilities

We provide services to both CUCS’s supported housing programs and to individuals with special needs living in the community at large. We work with individuals with various special needs including a history of severe and persistent mental illness, HIV/AIDS and/or a history of homelessness. Our services are person-centered, using a strengths-based, harm reduction model. We work collaboratively as a team of social workers to develop clinical and workforce development interventions to help our participants thrive as they try out challenges in the world of work. The program seeks to assist participants in their recovery path with the goal of assisting them toward living a full and satisfying life in the community. The social worker position provides a full range of employment services to individuals and adjusts interventions as needed based on the social worker's assessment of participant needs. Direct services experience with population served by the program is preferred as this position is responsible for direct oversight of a caseload. Clinical supervision offered for this position can be applied toward LCSW licensure or licensure as a Mental Health Counselor.

Job Requirements

MSW required, LMSW preferred or a Masters degree in Mental Health Counseling. 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. Relevant experience working with people diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness preferred. Must have excellent outreach, assessment, written and verbal communication skills. Must be able to work effectively as a team. Bi-Lingual English/Spanish preferred. Computer literacy. Knowledge of entitlements a plus.

How to Apply

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. TO APPLY PLEASE COPY AND PASTE URL PROVIDED BELOW TO YOUR BROWSER: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.careers?rnd=XFJ&ShowJob=251951050

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Contact: Jordan.Horowitz@cucs.org

Case Manager (PG)

The Case Manager at the Prince George will carry a caseload of between 25- 30 clients.

Posted: Nov 04, 2019
Location: New York, NY
Type: Full-Time

Job Responsibilities

The Case Manager is responsible to provide direct services to each individual including but not limited to: 1. Using a Person Centered approach to helping the clients on your caseload set goals, identify interests, and address concerns, 2. Help the client to identify Interest and involvement in employment, education, volunteering, and other adult role activities, 3. Be a source of support in a non-judgmental manner, 4. Help your clients to identify postivie ways of spending time, 5. Help your clients to understand and proactively address diagnosis (medical, psychiatric, substance abuse), 6. Utilize psycho-educational techniquest to help clients understand, adhere to, and advocate with their providers medication regimens. 7. Regularly assess for risk factors for violence against self or others, 8. Utlizing the cleint's psychosocial history, in order to best understand them and provide strategic interventions and services. 9. Regularly coordinate care with all collateral contacts. Assist some clients with the self-administration of medication as necessary, including: 1. Following agency policies and procedures, 2. Proactively identifying and resolving or reporting problems, 3. Helping people move towards greater independence managing their medication. Anticipate, prevent, and respond to crises, by: 1. Working with the client to identify and resolve factors that may lead to a crisis, 2. Recognizing as early as possible when a client is in crisis or moving into one, and intervening as rapidly as possible to address the situation, including working to join with the client in identifying and addressing it and engaging other supports as necessary, 3. Using as person centered an approach as possible, 4. Informing supervisory staff and requesting necessary assistance as early as practical. We work closely together as a team of 24 professionals in order to help our clients live as independently and happily as possible. Staff at the Prince George and CUCS as a whole get to partake in learning from one another in an inter-disciplinary team environment. We have an on-site Primary Care Physician as well as a Psychiatrist who do regular in-service trainings for staff. CUCS also offers a very robust initial training program including topics such as Person Centered Service Planning, Motivational Interviewing, DSM Diagnostic Criteria, etc.

Job Requirements

Due to our funding requirements we may only consider applicants for the Case Management position: That have a Four Year College degree OR Candidates who have a High School Diploma and 4 years of related Social Services experience.

How to Apply

Upload resume&cover letter in one doc. Applicants will only be considered for position applied for. TO APPLY PLEASE COPY AND PASTE URL PROVIDED BELOW TO YOUR BROWSER: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.careers?rnd=YUK&ShowJob=201651794

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Contact: Laura.Wysocki@cucs.org

Per Diem Case Manager (Hegeman)

The Per Diem Case Manager works alongside the Per Diem Social Worker.

Posted: Nov 01, 2019
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Type: Per Diem

Job Responsibilities

Job Description The Per Diem Case Manager works alongside the Per Diem Social Worker in providing the following services: outreach and engagement, crisis intervention and provision of general assistance, and facilitation of organized groups and activities. The Per Diem Case Manager is expected to demonstrate strong skills in critical thinking and assessment and to actively support and work to accomplish the agency’s mission and the program’s specific goals and objectives. Schedule: Friday evenings 4pm – 7pm & Saturday 10am – 3pm, alternate weekends.

Job Requirements

High School diploma; one-year direct practice experience in mental health and/or Substance Abuse Treatment. A Bachelors Degree may substitute for one-year experience. Good verbal and written communications skills Computer literacy. Bilingual Spanish/English preferred.

How to Apply

Upload resume&cover letter in one doc. Applicants will only be considered for position applied for. TO APPLY PLEASE COPY AND PASTE URL PROVIDED BELOW TO YOUR BROWSER: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.careers?rnd=GFK&ShowJob=251954955

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Contact: Keisha.Ashman@cucs.org

Bilingual Overnight Case Manager (Prospect Place)

The Center for Urban Community Services seeks a Bilingual Overnight Team Case Manager for its Prospect Place shelter.

Posted: Nov 01, 2019
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Type: Full-Time

Job Responsibilities

The Overnight Case Manager is responsible for working with all clients to help them live full and satisfying lives in the community; helping their team and program to function well and meet their contractual obligations; and striving, as appropriate to their role, to fulfill the CUCS programs’ core purpose, core values and vision statements. Services that the Overnight Case Manager will be expected to provide include, but are not limited to, supportive counseling, outreach, written assessments, case management, advocacy, and crisis intervention. The Overnight Case Manager is expected to monitor the building during the overnight shift, ensure the safety of the clients, report census updates to the Department of Homeless Services and support the site to ensure the good functioning of the program as a whole.

Job Requirements

Case Manager 2 2 years as CM 1 or Bachelor’s Degree or HS Diploma and 4 years relevant experience. Note: For every 30 college credits earned, 1 year of experience may be reduced from the requirement for applicants with HS diplomas. Case Manager 3 2 years as CM 2 or Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years relevant experience or BSW and 1 year relevant experience or HS Diploma and 6 years relevant experience. Note: For every 30 college credits earned, 1 year of experience may be reduced from the requirement for applicants with HS diplomas.

How to Apply

Upload resume&cover letter in one doc. Applicants will only be considered for position applied for. TO APPLY PLEASE COPY AND PASTE URL PROVIDED BELOW TO YOUR BROWSER: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.careers?rnd=KYO&ShowJob=251956313

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Contact: Shanti.Carr@cucs.org

Per Diem Overnight Case Manager (PP)

The Center for Urban Community Services seeks a bilingual Overnight Per Diem Case Manager for its Prospect Place shelter.

Posted: Nov 01, 2019
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Type: Per Diem

Job Responsibilities

Job Description Site Intro and Description of Responsibilities: The Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS) seeks a bilingual Overnight Per Diem Case Manager for its Prospect Place shelter for homeless, mentally ill women. Prospect Place is a 90 bed recovery oriented housing placement program located at 174 Prospect Place in Brooklyn, NY. Program services include: housing placement, comprehensive health, mental health, and case management services. Prospect Place operates 7 days per week with 24 hour clinical and security staff. The program is readily accessible by public transportation. Hours: Overnight shifts required 12am-8am, including weekdays roughly 14 to 21 hours per week Some of the responsibilities of the Per Diem Case Manager shift: Fostering seamless service provision across shifts. 1. Knowing and being able to communicate with clients about the program's mission, structure, and approach to treatment. 2. Providing and documenting relevant information about a client to their workers and other program staff. 3. Knowing program rules and reporting on rule violations. 4. Providing medication monitoring during assigned shifts. Ensuring that clients are safe and comfortable. 1. Responding to crises. 2. Proactively working to create and/or maintain an environment which is safe and comfortable. . Providing and supporting opportunities for therapeutic recreation and socialization. 1. Proactively working to engage clients in the program. 2. Facilitating positive group activities.

Job Requirements

Experience and Education Required: · High School diploma · 1 year related experience · Strong verbal and written communication skills · Computer literacy · Some college preferred; B.A. may substitute for experience · Bilingual Spanish/English preferred

How to Apply

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Contact: Brooke.Vanegas@cucs.org

Clinical Supervisor(Uptown)

The Clinical Supervisor is responsible for supervision and direct oversight of a designated team of CMs and SWs.

Posted: Nov 01, 2019
Location: New York, NY
Type: Full-Time

Job Responsibilities

This position has significant decision-making, supervisory, administrative, program management and service delivery responsibilities. The Clinical Supervisor must attain a thorough clinical understanding of the populations served and a demonstrated ability to teach and guide others in the application of good practice. This is central to fostering the mission and goals of the project and agency and the Clinical Supervisor should be able to effectively ensure staff productivity and the achievement of measurable outcomes and recipient satisfaction. The position requires a thorough understanding of relevant service delivery concepts and structures and the ability to access and negotiate the full range of services for recipients. It also requires the ability to interface effectively and efficiently with colleagues to ensure quality services and program operations. Further, it requires good decision-making skills and the ability to identify and facilitate necessary programmatic change. It requires attention to detail, strong writing and verbal communication skills, and computer literacy.

Job Requirements

· LMSW · Minimum of 2 years applicable post MSW experience with related populations including supervisory, administrative and management experience · Strong writing and verbal communication skills · Computer literacy · Bilingual Spanish/English is preferred · Training experience preferred

How to Apply

Upload resume&cover letter in one doc. Applicants will only be considered for position applied for. TO APPLY PLEASE COPY AND PASTE URL PROVIDED BELOW TO YOUR BROWSER: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.careers?rnd=FRE&ShowJob=251956180

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Contact: tracey.erhardt@cucs.org

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