Social Worker (Licensed)

2020 Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11223, USA Req #2233
Monday, April 4, 2022
Make a bigger difference

WORKING WITH US
The Jewish Board delivers innovative, best-in-class mental and behavioral health services to over 45,000 New Yorkers each year. We are unique in serving everyone from infants and their families, to children, teens, and adults. That adds up to countless opportunities to use your skills, training, and compassion to make a difference in the lives of others. 
Similarly, we support our employees through benefits like, professional development opportunities and paid supervision. Some of our other benefits include:

  • 15 agency holidays and 15 sick days in addition to generous vacation days
  • Health/dental/vision plans that are subsidized up to 80%
  • Tuition assistance and educational loan forgiveness
  • Access to 403(b) retirement benefits and a pension
  • Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion through our many company initiatives, including employee resource groups (ERGs) like Confronting Structural Racism (COR), Coalition Against Anti-Semitism (CAAS), and the LGBTQ Steering Committee
  • This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus

ABOUT THE JOB
The Certified Community Behavioral Health Center (CCBHC) is comprised of several community based programs providing direct care to over 3,200 clients annually, both on site and in the community.

The Social Worker provides evidence based psychotherapy to individuals and their families receiving services for mental health and/or substance use disorders at the CCBHC. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Identifying and implementing evidence-based group treatment models that are developmentally and culturally appropriate for the clients receiving services
  • Educating CCBHC staff and clients about group offerings and seek staff and client input in the development of group offerings
  • Identifying and screening clients for appropriateness for groups
  • Maintaining all documentation according to the standards and time frames established by the Jewish Board, regulatory agencies and/or funding sources
  • Conducting outreach to increase engagement in groups
  • Participating in clinical meetings, staff meetings, trainings, and supervision.
  • Maintaining professional behaviors and ethical standards as established by licensing board, relevant professional association and the Jewish Board policies and procedures.
  • Conducting a comprehensive assessment of client’s biopsychosocial functioning and presenting issues
  • May carry a small caseload of individual clients.
  • May conduct a minimum of 2-4 groups at any given time based on client and clinic needs.
This is a part-time, 22 hours per week, position.
 

TO QUALIFY
The Jewish Board is currently looking for a talented Social Workers of all cultures, religions, races, and gender expressions with the following qualifications:

  • Master's degree in social work, a professional license in social work (LMSW or LCSW).
  • Prior experience facilitating groups is a plus.
  • Experience with children, adolescents, and adults required.
  • Prior experience with electronic health records and Microsoft Office

We respect diversity and accordingly are an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage, citizenship status, age, disability, sex, gender, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, partnership status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

This applies with respect to recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, termination, assignments, benefits, employee activities, access to facilities and programs, and all other terms and condition of employment as well as general treatment during employment.

 We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees with disabilities, without regard to any protected classifications, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Any employees who need assistance to perform their job duties because of a physical or mental condition should contact human resources.

Other details

  • Job Family Clinical Staff [300s]
  • Job Function Social Workers
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Employment Indicator 8832 - Physician & Clerical
  • Required Education Master’s Degree
Location on Google Maps
  • 2020 Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11223, USA