Social worker

at Comunilife

Job Detail


Salary

-

Experience

3+ years minimum experience

Schedule Type

Full Time

Location

1020 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10451, USA

Duration

Permanent

Expires

05/05/2019, 07:48 PM


Description

Responsibilities Include: • Assessing clients to identify interrelated issues of substance abuse, health, behavioral health, and other care needs and determine appropriate internal and external referrals and preparing psycho-socials; • Providing individual and group counseling; • Facilitating psycho-education groups in relapse prevention, health literacy, and navigating mental health and substance abuse systems, etc. for residents their family and/or support networks; • Providing CCM services as identified for each client; • Assisting clients in achieving and maintaining functional improvements in self-care, employment, or personal relationships; • Assisting clients in achieving housing stability through discharge and post-discharge; • Engaging in discharge planning and linking clients with at least 90 days of post discharge services. ***REQUIRED EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE*** • Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) required. address LMSW (License Masters in Social Work) preferred • Two (2) years working with homeless populations, mentally ill patients, persons with chronic health conditions and/or substance abuse disorders. • Bilingual skills in English/Spanish a plus