Housing Specialist in New York, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 11/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/6/2019

Job Description

A large NYC social services organization is looking for a full-time, temp to perm Housing Specialist/Case Assistant for their Far Rockaway DV site.

Hours are Monday-Friday 9a-5p. In this role the candidate would work will the clients in the shelter to help them secure alternative housing.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for administrative oversight of the Child Care unit
  • Responsible for the day-to-day care and supervision of the children including supervision of personal hygiene, social guidance, use of leisure time.
  • Observes the children under care and communicates concerns with the mothers of the children.
  • Prepares and plans for children’s programs and activities.
  • Completes all required paperwork and logs.
  • Maintains a positive and healthy environment for the children in the program.
  • Provides direct care and supervision of children.
  • Participates in planning for children with special needs.
  • Serves as liaison to the schools and registers new children for the semesters
  • Participates in case conferences.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • Between 1-2 years of experience working in the field of human services, domestic violence experience is preferred.
  • Ability to handle crisis situations with minimum supervision.