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Social Worker
Posted date [Jun-29-2016]
(ID: 4329)
Essential Duties and Responsibilities


· Outreach to those impacted, who may need longer-term assistance

· Travel to client locations to assess needs and provide assistance;

· Provide crisis intervention and emergency services as needed;

· Utilize knowledge of government and community resources available;


· Provide assistance to clients in obtaining a range of services, including financial assistance, public benefits, and counseling

· Determine eligibility, develop and implement recovery plans, and monitor progress;

· Advocate on clients behalf with service and benefit providers;

· Provide follow-up to facilitate survivors self-sufficiency.





Qualifications:

· Demonstrate patience, empathy and other skills required relate to frustrated clients who are under great emotional stress and financial hardship

· Computer literate with knowledge and experience with Email, Internet, MS Word, MS Excel, and other software

· Knowledge of public benefits and federal disaster benefits/services is essential.





Education and / or Experience:


· A minimum of a Bachelors Degree. Greater consideration will be given to those with an MSW degree.


· At least two years experience providing social services to clients in direct service setting; familiarity with disaster benefits or resources essential.







Qualified candidates please submit your resumes to ypolon@gmail.com

Candidates will not contact you directly. Any relevant candidates will be forwarded by our staff.
Job Title Social Worker
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Location Brooklyn, NY
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Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
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Classification Job Classification -> Social Work/Counseling
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