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Social Worker (Knowledge of Orthodox Population Required) in Brooklyn, New York at The Jewish Board

Date Posted: 11/24/2018

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Job Description

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Social Worker is responsible for supplying necessary clinical intervention within the realm of the program. Provide cultural competent and sensitive services.

KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

   •     Short and long-term treatment of adults and children.

•     Crisis intervention when indicated as part of the treatment.

•     Maintaining accurate and up-to-date case records, e.g. progress notes, assessments and treatment plans, statistics, and other documentation as required by JBFCS and other governmental licensing and funding entities.

•     Other duties assigned.

ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS MAY INCLUDE:

EDUCATIONAL / TRAINING REQUIRED:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW), with a minimum of one year of relevant experience with similar population.
  • Licensed Masters Social Worker (LMSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) certification is required.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED / LANGUAGE PREFERENCE

  • Fluency in Yiddish is preferred.
  • Must have familiarity and knowledge of Orthodox Jewish Community.