Purpose: To provide coordinated, comprehensive, holistic direct services to Avanzar client populations an communities
Duties: 1) Responsible for oversight and completion of intake assessment, development and implementation of case plan based and ongoing care management services
2) responsible to attend all treatment team meeting
3) Responsible for the development and coordination of MDT and meetings
4) Responsible for Mental health assessments in consultation with Psychiatrist
5) Responsible to assist program director with quality assurance of program
6) Responsible for appropriate system linkages and referrals to support case plan
7) Responsible for monitoring and tracking service utilization.
8) Responsible for evaluation of services and outcome measures.
9) Responsible for providing direct client services including but not limited to case . management, counseling, advocacy and group facilitation
10) Responsible for crisis responses
11) Responsible to assist in providing trainings to other social service organizations and the community
12) Responsible for program scheduling, contractor schedules and on-call coverage.
13) Responsible for collection and maintenance of client records and service data.
14) Responsible for other duties as assigned by the Program Director.
Accountability: The Service Director is responsible to the Program Director and the client population for the timely, professional and effective performance of all job duties.
Qualifications: 1) Masters Degree in social worker related field and Licensed as a LCSW or LPC.
2) Experience in working individually with the identified client population or experience with similar population that is transferable
3) Ability to speak a second language valued
4) Ability to network with professionals within and outside of the Agency on behalf of clients
5) Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with clients and co-workers
6) Valid NJ Driver’s License
7) Experience in direct client service delivery, and in working with people from diverse racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds
8) Demonstrated sensitivity to issues of social justice
9) Demonstrated ability to work in diverse teams
10)Ability to expand communication style to multiple cultural environments
11) Willingness to utilize, share and/or develop technology skills