Brand new DV Shelter opening in the Bronx at the End of June.
The Social Work Supervisor assesses mental and emotional functioning of residents and administers services for necessary treatment. She/he provides clinical supervision to the Case Managers and Child Therapist through case analysis, service planning and supervisory process. Provides direct treatment services and issues referrals on an as needed basis.
Responsible for the clinical supervision of Case Managers, Child Therapist, Housing Specialist and Interns. Provides administrative and group supervision. Coordinates staff training, meetings, supervision and ensure other opportunity for the professional development of staff. Coordinates mental health referrals Attend consortium meetings, e.g. with HRA and others to discuss issues pertaining to service delivery. Evaluates mental health status for residents on admission by completing comprehensive evaluation (CFEs) Coordinates mental health/psychiatric care and referral.
Masters Degree in Social Work, with either LMSW or LCSW.
Five years of experience, working with victims of domestic violence and their dependent children.
Demonstrated sensitivity and experience with and/or knowledge of domestic violence within and against disenfranchised communities including individuals whom identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and/or HIV-affected, the elderly and individuals with mental health issues.
The Urban Resource Institute (URI), a not-for-profit 501(c) (3) organization established in 1980, operates shelter, legal and job training programs for domestic violence victims, residential and vocational programs for individuals with developmental disabilities. With a $50-55 million annual budget with over 600 staff by the end of the year, URI promotes safety, justice, health, and independence for vulnerable individuals and families residing in New York City.
Role: Social Work Supervisor - Domestic Violence Shelter
Location: New York,
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