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SOCIAL WORKER ASSISTANT (Grant Funded)

BRONX, NY, US


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.
 

Bachelor’s degree in a human services or related field required. Master’s degree program in human services or related field preferred. 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.

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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