Supervisor, Social Work Grant Program
Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation s largest not-for-profit community-based health system. VNSNY provides a comprehensive array of home- and community-based programs, including health plans, tailored to the needs of high-risk, vulnerable New Yorkers, improving their quality of life. Each day, more than 18,000 VNSNY employees including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, dieticians, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 35,000 patients, helping them to live the best lives possible.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS:
It provides in-home mental health and crisis intervention services to individuals who are experiencing a psychiatric crisis and are unable to secure traditional mental health services in the community.
Provides clinical supervision, in collaboration with the Program Coordinator/Manager, including the appropriate utilization and management of staff to ensure the quality and quantity of social work care provided is consistent with an interdisciplinary team approach to the delivery of care and VNSNY Home Care goals and objectives. Works under general supervision.
Licensure: Current registration to practice as a Licensed Master Social Worker in New York State required. Valid New York State driver s license required.
Education: Master's degree in Social Work from a School of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education or a closely related field from an accredited College or University, required.
Experience: Minimum of two years of post Master s degree experience preferably in a child welfare/preventive setting, required. Minimum one year of supervisory experience, required.
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