Location: Brooklyn , NY
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S:US is looking for an experienced Social Worker to serve as the Outreach Specialist at our Wellness Works Clinic
About the Position
The Outreach Specialist at S:US tracks and monitors all referrals and intakes by adhering to agency standards of required documentation in regard to assessments, consents, screening tools, progress notes, and other intake documentation. You will assess all new admissions for Medicaid eligibility while you maintain compliance with billing targets and Medicaid documentation. As the Outreach Specialist, you will identify problems in daily living skills as well as provide hands-on assistance or referrals in addressing those problems. The Outreach Specialist also serves as the liaison to community-based services and groups, including civic, social service, government, and business organizations.
About the Behavioral Health Services
S:US is working to break down barriers and open new doors to our clients in order to help people recover, lead productive lives, and move past their challenges. The Behavioral Health Services are divided into three main divisions: Care Coordination, Treatment Services, and Recovery Services. Our programs and services are offered in a manner that is respectful and highly supportive, acknowledge the informed choice of each individual, and are grounded in evidence-based practice.
Salary: $60,000 - $65,000 / year
- Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision, and Life Insurance
- Healthcare & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FS)
- 403(b) Retirement Plan
- Tuition Assistance
- Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
- Commuter Plan
- Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) & Holidays
- Wellness Initiatives and Employee Assistance Program
- Licensed Master Social Worker
- Able to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 virus
- 2 years of experience with individuals with mental illness, substance abuse issues, and/or history of homelessness
- Bilingual, preferred
At S:US, we are a nonprofit with a staff of 1,800 providing $245 million in services annually working to drive scalable solutions that contribute to righting societal imbalances for people with disabilities, people in poverty, and people facing homelessness. Our efforts are supported by various local, state, and federal government entities as well as foundations, corporations, and individual donors. We take what we learn on the ground and use it to change systems and impact policy. We work with communities and individuals in every corner of the city and on Long Island by delivering high quality services that address the complex circumstances of each person in order to transform lives, improve neighborhoods, and boost future generations.
Our short application process takes less than 3 minutes on your phone, tablet, or computer.
Services for the UnderServed (SUS) is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.