The Center for Urban Community Services(CUCS), a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for a Per Diem Case Manager position at the CUCS’ Harlem Transitional Services(HTS). HTS’ Kelly Transitional Living Community provides services to 40 clients. It provides chronically street homeless individuals with mental illness and/or substance abuse assistance in obtaining and maintaining permanent housing. The Housing First/Harm Reduction Model is used to engage people who otherwise may not accept services. A multidisciplinary staff works collaboratively with the residents on their recovery, and housing goals.
The program is temporarily located at the Harlem YMCA at 180 West 135th St. New York, NY.
The Clinical Coordinator isresponsible for the supervision and direct oversight of a clinical services housing team. This position has significant decision making, supervisory, administrative, program management and service delivery responsibilities including but not limited to site management, program development, inter-team coordination and contract/policy compliance. This person will be expected to participate in and contribute to a program culture that is client-centered, outcome-oriented and dedicated to continuous quality improvement
Experience with related population, supervisory experience, strong written and verbal communication skills and computer literacy. An LMSW plus 2 years post masters is required for External applicants. Internal applicants who have their LMSW and are within 18 months of fulfilling the clinical experience requirement for their LCSW are encouraged to apply as a Clinical Supervisor 1. Please note that a Clinical Supervisor 1 is automatically promoted to Clinical Supervisor 3 upon receipt of their LCSW. Hours: F/T, M-F 9am-5pm. Competitive salary and benefits. Bilingual-Spanish preferred.