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SOCIAL WORKER ASSISTANT (GRANT FUNDED)

BRONX, NY, US


This vacancy will be posted on internal Career Website for 7 calendar days.

Associates are eligible to apply for a lateral transfer after completion of one (1) year of service in their present position, provided the employee has completed five (5) months in their current position with the following exception: an Associate who has received a written warning is not eligible for a transfer/promotion prior to six (6) months from date of issuance; an Associate who has been suspended is not eligible for transfer/promotion prior to one (1) year from date of suspension.

Associates are eligible to apply for a promotional transfer after completion of the probationary period, with the following exception: an Associate who has received a written warning is not eligible for a transfer/promotion prior to six (6) months from date of issuance; and Associate who has been suspended is not eligible for transfer/promotion prior to one (1) year from date of suspension. Probationary period is three (3) months for full time and part time employees.

The Social Work Assistant provides case management that is consistent with WeCARE and UBA-Montefiore policies for participants and applicants who are deemed Unable to work. The worker facilitates the process to apply for Federal Disability benefits according to the process described by HRA, UBA-WeCARE and the Social Security Administration. The staff adequately explains the process of the Disability track as well as the process of applying for benefits to the participant/applicant so that they can understand their role in the participation of the service to ensure successful completion of services. This position reports to the WeCARE Supervisor and Assistant Director of Disability.
 

Minimum of one year of experience providing direct services to people with psychosocial barriers to employment. Effective oral/written/interpersonal communication skills required. Bilingual skills preferred but not required. Basic computer skills required. Bachelor’s degree in a human services or related field required. Master’s degree program in human services or related field preferred.    

 

Department: UBA Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: MOSES  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 2432 Grand Concourse, BronxShift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 113082 

 

Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 


Mission:
To heal, to teach, to discover and to advance the health of the communities we serve.

Vision:
To be a premier academic medical center that transforms health and enriches lives.

Values
Define our philosophy of care, they shape our actions and motivate and inspire us to pursue excellence and achieve the goals we have set forth for the future. Our values include:

  • Humanity
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Diversity
  • Equity