Social Worker

Fee for Service Social Worker

Organization: 
The Jewish Board
Location: 
Manhattan, New York
Summary: 

The Social Worker is responsible for supplying necessary clinical intervention to families with young children. Provide cultural competent and sensitive services. As part of a therapeutic team within the Agency, work closely with the divisions' medical, psychiatric and psychology staff, to ensure the appropriate treatment interventions for the client.

Qualifications: 
  • KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS include but are not limited to:
  • Providing culturally sensitive, evidence based treatment to children ages 0-8 and their families. Modalities used include but are not limited to play therapy, family therapy, group therapy, Child Parent Psychotherapy, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
  • Conducting comprehensive psychosocial assessments and engage family in quarterly treatment planning
  • Coordinating with other service providers involved in the family’s life such as teachers, pediatrician, foster care and/or ACS case planners.
  • Communicating effectively with clinical treatment team
  • Conducting risk assessment to detect potential risk factors and engage in effective risk management.
  • Using electronic health record to complete all paperwork in a timely manner.
Skills and Knowledge Required: 
  • Masters degree in Social Work, (MSW), with a minimum of one year of relevant experience with similar population.
  • LMSW or LCSW certification required.
  • Bilingual Spanish speaker preferred
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