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ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Start Date: As soon as possible Hours: Full Time Salary: Commensurate with experience

Posted: Sep 17, 2018

Location: New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

Organization Overview: Since 1893, Henry Street has delivered the most effective, compassionate and comprehensive services possible to residents of the Lower East Side. As a multifaceted not-for-profit, Henry Street provides innovative social services, arts programs and healthcare services from 18 locations throughout the Lower East Side. Building upon its legacy for innovation and effective programming, Henry Street has grown to offer more than 50 different programs, currently making it the most comprehensive settlement house in New York City, as well as one of the City’s largest social service agencies. Henry Street is governed by a 45-member Board of Directors and is supported by government grants and contracts, as well as foundation, corporate and individual support. Responsibilities: Greet all visitors and refer them to appropriate staff Maintain program records Complete petty cash expenditures Tabulate monthly statistics and prepare statistical reports Prepare all reports, memos, emails and other documents Ensure daily mail pick-up and deliveries are completed Order and inventory office supplies Prepare and distribute departmental newsletter Complete payroll cards Maintain confidential case records Answer telephone calls and route calls Prepare charts for new clients Manage and coordinate office procedures Assist Senior Director and Program Director with other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

High School diploma required; Associate’s degree preferred One (1) year minimum clerical/secretarial experience Experience working with the senior population preferred Excellent written and verbal communication skills Bilingual Spanish and/or Chinese a plus Strong computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel and PowerPoint Good typing skills Strong organizational skills Ability to multi-task Self-motivated and able to work efficiently and effectively under pressure

How to Apply

To Apply: email Cover Letter and Resume to jobs@henrystreet.org. In the subject line, please indicate “Administrative Assistant-NORC” AND the website where the position was found. Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.

Type: Full time

Contact: jobs@henrystreet.org

WEEKEND OFFICE ASSISTANT

Department: Urban Family Center (UFC) Start Date: As soon as possible Hours: Part Time Salary: Commensurate with experience

Posted: Sep 17, 2018

Location: New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

Program Overview: Urban Family Center provides transitional housing and supportive services for families, their children, and survivors of domestic violence. In addition to housing, residents receive on site social services, including individual/group counseling, support groups, family case management, housing search assistance and employment preparation. UFC has a seamlessly integrated, comprehensive on-site social service program that helps residents restore and rebuild their lives while managing their housing crises. Responsibilities: Operate telephone switchboard, and take accurate messages Perform general office functions such as: copying faxing, filing and mailing all required documents Light typing and correspondences for social service team. Responsible for providing customer service to residents and visitors . Responsible for sorting and distribution all mail and packages accurately. Responsible for inputting all Homeless Residents into the ACCESS data base Responsible for inputting all DV residents into the SORTS program immediately after they arrive Responsible for completing the DV resident’s daily attendance into SORTS program. Provide Weekly updates and printing of client rosters. Log all client information into CARES system Responsible for scheduling laundry appointments for the residents and ensuring accuracy Maintain resident daily in and out logs. Print daily signature sheets from SORTS for DV Residents Function as liaison between the On call worker, staff and outside sources. Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Job Requirements

Qualifications: Associates Degree with at least three (3) years office experience or Business School Certificate with at least four (4) years of office experience required. Computer literate with strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Excellent written and oral communication skills Excellent proofreading and typing skills (40 – 45 wpm) Excellent interpersonal skills Ability to interact well, and understand needs of a diverse population. Professional, courteous demeanor. Must have good judgment and problem solving ability Excellent organizational skills Ability to work independently, and in group setting. Ability to process information and documentation confidentially Bi-lingual preferred (Spanish/English)

How to Apply

To Apply email Cover Letter and Resume to jobs@henrystreet.org In the subject line, please indicate “Weekend Office Assistant” Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted. Henry Street Settlement offers excellent benefits and is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program

Type: Part time

Contact: jobs@henrystreet.org

Program Coordinator

Department: Youth Services Start Date: As soon as possible Hours: Part Time Salary: Commensurate with experience

Posted: Sep 17, 2018

Location: New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

Program Overview: After-school programming offered through Henry Street’s Education Services Division serves participants in a network of Lower East Side schools (P.S. 134, P.S. 20, P.S. 110, United Neighborhood Middle School, Manhattan Charter School, and Manhattan Charter 2). It also serves participants at two community centers: a Cornerstone program located at 80 Avenue D, and Boys and Girls Republic, located at 888 East Sixth Street. Each site has a full-time Coordinator and a staff of an Enrichment Specialist and Activity Specialist, including community members, parents, school aides and college students. Each site staff also includes one masters-level social work intern. Artists, specialists and volunteers present diverse offerings, including video production, theater, dance, leadership, math clubs, fashion design, rugby, soccer and basketball. All sites and programs are licensed by the NYC Department of Health. This position is located at United Neighborhood Middle School. Responsibilities: Assist with the planning and delivery of educational and recreational activities and special events Schedule and record educational and recreational activities Conduct outreach to parents and serve as liaison with school administration and community Maintain accurate program records including contact logs, weekly schedules, attendance reports, correspondence, meeting minutes, and agendas Actively participate in program-wide or division-wide activities Communicate with Program Coordinator about any schedule modifications, important behavioral or environmental issues Model appropriate communication with families, teachers, staff, and children Attend regular staff meetings and trainings Track attendance, performance, and behavior (positive and negative) through accurate record keeping and data entry/database management duties Organize special events as necessary Work with individual students on their daily program activities as time permits Collaborate with staff at other Henry Street Settlement sites as needed Other related duties as assigned by supervisor

Job Requirements

High School Diploma or GED required Four (4) years of experience in working with youth in a variety of settings At least one (1) year experience in a Program Assistant role Familiar with Department of Health (DOH) license requirements Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task Self-motivated and able to work efficiently and effectively under pressure Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Computer literate, including experience with Microsoft Office & Excel, Data collection software packages, local area networks, and the Internet Must be able to work on school holidays Interest in providing quality educational and enrichment experiences to youth Must be able to support youth participation in multiple program contracts Bilingual (Cantonese and/or Mandarin speaking) preferred

How to Apply

To Apply: email Cover Letter and Resume to jobs@henrystreet.org. In the subject line, please indicate “Program Assistant-Youth Services” AND the website where the position was found. Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.

Type: Part time

Contact: jobs@henrystreet.org

Per Diem Case Manager-MOC

CUCS is a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives.

Posted: Sep 17, 2018

Location: New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

As a part of the city funded Manhattan Outreach Consortium (MOC) for the last ten years, CUCS has operated an outreach and housing placement program for people living on the streets of its assigned catchment area, 110th Street to the northern tip of Manhattan; and provided psychiatric and medical services (through its affiliate, Janian Medical Care), staff training, and IT support for all of the MOC programs. MOC is an innovative street outreach and housing placement program for people who are chronically homeless and living on the streets of Manhattan. In addition to CUCS, Breaking Ground operates a MOC outreach program in midtown Manhattan, and Goddard Riverside Community Center serves as the MOC’s lead agency and operates two outreach programs covering the remainder of Manhattan. Since the MOC began in September 2007, it has placed 1750 people into permanent housing, much of that do to CUCS’ very strong outreach, psychiatric, medical, training, and IT staff. RESPONSIBILITIES: The Per Diem Outreach Workers will be responsible for responding to 311 calls from the community regarding homeless individuals, checking on clients in weather related emergencies, as well as generally engaging with clients sleeping on the street. They will utilize a harm reduction approach emphasizing meeting clients “where they are at” without judgment or coercion. The Per Diem Outreach Workers will work with a diverse range of clients including substance users, people with mental illnesses, and people involved with the criminal justice system. They will work within an interdisciplinary team focusing on moving people off the streets of Upper Manhattan into permanent housing and successfully reintegrating into their communities. As a 24-hour site, staff must be flexible in working other shifts, in cases of emergency, to maintain an adequate staffing structure at all times.

Job Requirements

• Must have valid driver’s license • Must be able to work effectively as part of a team. • Relevant experience working with the homeless population preferred. • Computer literacy, especially in regards to Microsoft Excel, Outlook, and Word • Educational requirements include a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years relevant experience, OR, HS Diploma and 4 years experience. For every 30 college credits earned, 1 year of experience may be reduced from the requirement for applicants with HS diplomas. • Applicants with Spanish language proficiency preferred

How to Apply

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 THE URL BELOW: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.jobs?ShowJob=184872642

Type: Part time

Contact: Christine.Boehler@cucs.org

PEER SPECIALIST-IMT

CUCS, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiative for homeless people.

Posted: Sep 17, 2018

Location: New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

The Peer Specialist will have experience as a recipient of mental health services and ideally a history of homelessness and/or criminal justice systems with a willingness to share personal, practical experience, knowledge, and first-hand insight to benefit program enrollees. Experience with substance use services or the criminal justice system is also required. Peer Specialist will be responsible for building of relationships with program participants and their networks of support in order to support the person’s recovery. The Peer Specialist will also assist consumers with navigating the service systems, including behavioral and medical health, criminal justice, shelter system, entitlements and transportation. Additionally, s/he will practice according to the principles of recovery oriented and trauma informed service delivery. The Peer Specialist will be expected to contribute to a program culture that is person-centered, outcome-oriented, and committed to continuous quality improvement. All Peer Specialist staff will become certified, with either a Provisional or Professional certification within 1 year of employment.

Job Requirements

Provisional or Professional Peer Specialist certification preferred. Experience with and an ability to navigate service systems. Knowledge of the principles of recovery oriented and trauma informed service delivery. Ability to engage individuals around mental health, substance abuse, and/or criminal justice issues. This person must possess strong written and verbal communication skills, and have a familiarity with computers. Bilingual Spanish/English 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 the URL below to your browser: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.jobs?ShowJob=184871748

Type: FULL TIME

Contact: Henry.Stemler@cucs.org

Case Manager-Times Square

CUCS a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people.

Posted: Sep 12, 2018

Location: New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

The Times Square is the largest supportive housing residence in the US and provides permanent affordable housing and supportive services for 652 low-income and formerly homeless individuals including many with a history of substance abuse, physical and psychiatric disabilities and HIV. The Case Manager is responsible for a caseload of 25-30 clients. The job comprises a full range of direct services to clients with particular emphasis on mental health, physical health and substance abuse services. Services may also include money management, coordination of care, medication management, on- going individual counseling, and complete documentation of these services. Additional responsibilities include involvement in evidence based practices such as Supported Employment and Motivational Interviewing. The Case Manager will participate and contribute to a program culture that is client-centered, outcome-oriented and dedicated to continuous quality improvement.

Job Requirements

Case Manager 2 – Bachelor’s Degree or HS Diploma or equivalent and 4 years relevant experience. Case Manager 3 - BSW and 1 year relevant experience (excluding fieldwork) or Bachelor’s degree and 2 years relevant experience or HS diploma or equivalent and 6 years relevant experience. For applicants without college degrees, every 30 credits can be substituted for 1 year of experience. Bilingual English/Spanish a plus. Strong written and verbal communications skills Computer literacy required 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

How to Apply

TO APPLY PLEASE COPY AND PASTE THE URL BELOW TO YOUR BROWSER: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.jobs?ShowJob=184870788

Type: FULL TIME

Contact: Nicholas.Rysyk@cucs.org

Care Coordinator- Care Management Program

The Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS), a national leader in the development of effective housing and service

Posted: Sep 12, 2018

Location: New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

The Care Management Program provides care coordination services to optimize the quality and efficiency of health care services received by the most at risk New Yorkers. Care Management plays an integral role in improving behavioral and physical health for high users of Medicaid. Description of Responsibilities- The Care Coordinator is responsible for coordinating health care for clients in the community who have chronic medical and / or mental health conditions for clients who live in Brooklyn and Manhattan. The Care Coordinator assists clients in overcoming barriers to quality health care, striving to improve overall health outcomes, reduce inappropriate emergency department usage, and avoidable inpatient hospitalizations. The Care Coordinator is responsible to connect clients to appropriate medical services, coordinate care with clients’ providers and supports, support clients to make well informed choices with regard to treatment, and provide education & empowerment. The position involves telephonic care coordination, meeting with clients in the community to conduct assessments and develop person-centered care plans, and provide ongoing services to support and promote clients staying healthy.

Job Requirements

Case Manager 2 – Bachelor’s Degree or HS Diploma and 4 years relevant experience Case Manager 3 – 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 ne reduced from the requirement for applicants with HS diplomas Bachelor's degree in child and family studies, community mental health, counseling, education, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, psychology, recreation, recreation therapy, rehabilitation, social work, sociology, or speech and hearing and 2 years experience working with individuals with mental health disabilities, developmental disabilities, alcoholism or substance abuse preferred Bilingual Spanish preferred

How to Apply

To apply please copy and paste the URL provided below to your browser: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6096412.jobs?ShowJob=184864652

Type: FULL TIME

Contact: Carolyn.Baginski@cucs.org

CASE MANAGER/HOUSING SPECIALIST

Department: Urban Family Center Start Date: As soon as possible Hours: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. /12–8 p.m. Salary: Commensurate with...

Posted: Sep 10, 2018

Location: New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

Program Overview: Since 1893, Henry Street has delivered the most effective, compassionate and comprehensive services possible to residents of the Lower East Side. As a multifaceted not-for-profit, Henry Street provides innovative social services, arts programs and healthcare services from 17 locations throughout the Lower East Side. Building upon its legacy for innovation and effective programming, Henry Street has grown to offer more than 50 different programs, currently making it one of the most comprehensive settlement house in New York City, as well as one of the City’s largest social service agencies. Henry Street is governed by a 45-member Board of Directors and is supported by government grants and contracts, as well as foundation, corporate and individual support. Urban Family Center provides transitional housing and supportive services for families, their children, and survivors of domestic violence. In addition to housing, residents receive on site social services, including individual/group counseling, support groups, family case management, housing search assistance and employment preparation. UFC has a seamlessly integrated, comprehensive on-site social service program that helps residents restore and rebuild their lives while managing their housing crises. Responsibilities: Coordinate all social services for residents including working interactively in the development of Independent Living Plan (ILP) service plans Provide individual/family counseling Provide crisis intervention counseling Formulate service plans and goals and assist clients to implement service plans Develop and implement employability plans with residents and the agencies employment program Ensure shelter’s rules and regulations are communicated to residents and that clients understand and work towards meeting their responsibilities as outlined in their Independent Living Plan (ILP) Accompany residents to appointments including: public assistance, apartment viewing, interviews, lease signing, and furniture shopping when necessary Maintain and develop up-to-date information and resources to meet the diverse social services and housing needs of the families Assist clients in developing an independent living plans (ILP) to move families towards permanent housing Must have housing agents/realtor bank as well as to make contacts with new Landlords, Brokers, and other housing agents Establish and develop new linkages with real estate brokers and landlords. Maintain an active roster of real estate brokers and landlords. Make contacts with landlords and other housing agents Assist clients with completing relevant applications for housing subsidies and programs. Advocate on behalf of the clients to ensure that they receive the appropriate subsidies. Assist families seeking apartments in the public and private sector. Place a minimum of (3) three families per quarter into permanent housing Facilitate Housing Workshops for families, as needed Perform all other tasks deemed necessary at the direction of the Program supervisor to aide in the shelter’s achieving its programmatic goals

Job Requirements

Master’s Degree required; Master of Social Work (MSW) preferred Minimum of three (3) years of experience working with indigent families Experience working with homeless population Strong case management skills Strong organizational skills Good judgment and problem solving ability Excellent oral and written communication skills Ability to keep calm and work well with people Knowledge of computers such as Microsoft office, Outlook, etc. Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred Knowledge and understanding of team concepts preferred

How to Apply

To Apply: email Cover Letter and Resume to jobs@henrystreet.org. In the subject line, please indicate “Case Manager/Housing Specialist” Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted. Henry Street Settlement offers excellent benefits and is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.

Type: Full time

Contact: To Apply: email Cover Letter and Resume to jobs@henrystreet.org. In the subject line, please indicate “Case Manager/Housing Specialist” Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted. Henry Street Settlement offers excellent benefits and is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.

CLIENT CARE COORDINATOR

Department: Urban Family Center Start Date: As soon as possible Hours: Full-time Salary: Commensurate with experience

Posted: Sep 10, 2018

Location: New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

Program Overview: Since 1893, Henry Street has delivered the most effective, compassionate and comprehensive services possible to residents of the Lower East Side. As a multifaceted not-for-profit, Henry Street provides innovative social services, arts programs and healthcare services from 17 locations throughout the Lower East Side. Building upon its legacy for innovation and effective programming, Henry Street has grown to offer more than 50 different programs, currently making it one of the most comprehensive settlement house in New York City, as well as one of the City’s largest social service agencies. Henry Street is governed by a 45-member Board of Directors and is supported by government grants and contracts, as well as foundation, corporate and individual support. Urban Family Center provides transitional housing and supportive services for families, their children, and survivors of domestic violence. In addition to housing, residents receive on site social services, including individual/group counseling, support groups, family case management, housing search assistance and employment preparation. UFC has a seamlessly integrated, comprehensive on-site social service program that helps residents restore and rebuild their lives while managing their housing crises. Responsibilities: Interview and assess needs the family , completing a comprehensive bio psychosocial assessment Conduct risk assessment; coordinate safety planning and crisis intervention strategies Assist clients with completing relevant applications for housing subsidies and programs. Advocate on behalf of the clients to ensure that they receive the appropriate subsidies. Connect families to other shelter and HSS programs as needed (e.g. shelter employment, youth afterschool camp, etc.) Collaborate with ACS and /or prevention services agencies when a family is child welfare involved; participate in ACS conferences to advocate for the family Provide psycho education to families/ facilitate groups Facilitate a team review/discussion of the bio psychosocial assessment Provide short term counseling as needed Accompany residents to appointments including: public assistance, apartment viewing, interviews, lease signing, and furniture signing when necessary Make referrals and appropriate assessments linkages and help determine the need for further Client Care Coordination Develop and implement employable plans with residents and the agencies employment program Facilitate quarterly family meetings ( with family +shelter staff) to discuss planning efforts and progress Maintain and develop up-to-date information and resources to meet the diverse social services and housing needs of the families On call weekend coverage on a rotation Varied work schedule based upon client and group scheduling needs Perform all other tasks deemed necessary at the direction of the Program supervisor to aide in the shelter’s achieving its programmatic goals

Job Requirements

Master of Social Work (MSW) or LMSW required Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred Experience working with the Homeless populations, families and children required Knowledge of community resources Strong case management skills Strong organizational skills Good judgment and problem solving ability Excellent oral and written communication skills Ability to keep calm and work well with people Knowledge of computers such as Microsoft office, Outlook, etc. Experience providing individual and/or group counseling

How to Apply

To Apply: email Cover Letter and Resume to jobs@henrystreet.org. In the subject line, please indicate “Client Care Coordinator” Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted. Henry Street Settlement offers excellent benefits and is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.

Type: Full time

Contact: To Apply: email Cover Letter and Resume to jobs@henrystreet.org. In the subject line, please indicate “Client Care Coordinator”

Program Director-Kingsbridge Heights

CUCS and its new partner, L+M Development Partners, are opening a new supportive housing site in the Bronx, the Kingsbridge Hts.

Posted: Sep 07, 2018

Location: Bronx, NY

Job Responsibilities

The building will provide apartments for middle income, low-income and formerly homeless families. Construction is nearly finished on the 150,000 square foot building housing 136 apartments and a first floor commercial space. Expected occupancy is March 2019. The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene will provide NY NY III supportive services funding for the project. CUCS will provide on-site supportive services for tenants, and will contract with C+C Apartment Management, LLC for property management and rent collection services. Location Located in a vibrant neighborhood, in a busy commercial district, with retail stores, cafes, restaurants and other amenities. The building is steps from the 4 train and walking distance to the D train. The area is served by multiple buses with routes throughout the Bronx and to upper Manhattan. Building Features Kingsbridge Heights is a 13 story building with 136 apartments, 32 studio, 35 one-bedroom, 44 two-bedroom, 24 3-bedroom and a super’s apartment. CUCS has made a commitment to environmentally friendly development. Kingsbridge Heights will have energy-efficient appliances, a large rooftop photovoltaic solar array and other green features. The building will comply with NYSERDA and Enterprise Green Communities program standards. Job Inquiries We are currently accepting applications for the Program Director position. If you are interested in applying, please send your cover letter and resume to Julie Lorenzo, Chief Program Officer via Kronos. Current CUCS Program Directors receive a signing bonus if selected. PLEASE NOTE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN THE BRONX DUTIES: The Program Director is responsible for leading the start-up with particular focus on coordinating start-up efforts with other CUCS departments (Property Development, IT, Central Intake, QA and Fiscal) to ensure an orderly and smooth operation of the program prior to building occupancy and during the rent-up period. The Program Director supervises senior staff, leads program development, ensures that clients receive high quality services and that the program is in compliance with regulatory and agency service and documentation standards. The Program director is responsible for establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with our partners and with other stakeholders. The Program Director is responsible for ensuring that the program is an engaging and rewarding place for staff to work and has a culture which promotes continuous learning and improvement. Through their involvement in the agency’s Management Committee and other activities, the Program Director is expected to participate in ensuring the same for the agency as a whole.

Job Requirements

Minimum of 4 years post-masters applicable experience with related populations including supervisory, administrative, and management experience Strong writing and verbal communication skills Computer literacy, including proficiency in Excel Bilingual Spanish/English is 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.jobs?ShowJob=184865034

Type: FULL TIME

Contact: Julie.Lorenzo@cucs.org

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