Social Worker

750 Astor Ave, Bronx, NY 10467, USA Req #1475
Wednesday, May 11, 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 3 weeks’ vacation days at hire
  • 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.
  • Unlimited employee referral bonus opportunities 
  • 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 Harry Blumenfeld Counseling Center (“Pelham clinic”) is an Article 31 OMH certified outpatient mental health clinic. The clinic is located in a racially and culturally diverse community and treatment and services are provided in a culturally affirming manner. The clinic serves individuals of all ages and their families and support system. In addition to the main site, the clinic has two satellites located in Bronx Science High School and Lehman High School.

The Social Worker provides clinical services as part of an Article 31 OMH certified outpatient mental health clinic. They will be charged with provide services to individuals of all ages and their families within a diverse communities and support systems. Clinical services are provided using a trauma-informed, evidence-based, racially & culturally affirming approach. Interventions include, but are not limited to, evaluations; individual, group and/or family therapy; care coordination; and crisis interventions.  Specific responsibilities include:
  • Conducting comprehensive evaluations and psychosocial assessments; Providing individual, group, family, collateral treatment and crisis services/interventions
  • Developing treatment plans in collaboration with clients and family members (as appropriate), to identify treatment needs and interventions and review/revise treatment plans to reflect client’s treatment progress and changing problems/goals.
  • Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team, provide medically necessary services; Participating in clinical meetings, staff meetings, trainings, and supervision
  • Be actively self-reflective & self-aware of how clinical and administrative practice impacts clients, families, and the communities we serve; Approaching work with an anti-racist lens and open to continuously learning and evolving 
  • Maintaining documentation according to the standards and time frames established by the Jewish Board, regulatory agencies and/or funding sources
TO QUALIFY
The Jewish Board is currently looking for talented Social Workers of all cultures, religions, races, and gender expressions with the following qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in counseling or social work from an accredited program AND a New York State License or limited permit in Mental Health Counseling (LMHC); or social work (LMSW) required.  
  • Experience with documenting in electronic health records (EHR) and using Microsoft Office programs
  • Experience with telehealth platforms as a means to provide mental health support a plus
  • Fluency in a second language is preferred

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
  • 750 Astor Ave, Bronx, NY 10467, USA