The Jewish Board Case Assistant in Staten Island, New York

POSITION OVERVIEW:
The Case Assistant will work alongside the Office Manager to assist with matters relating to our resident population.

KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
* Routinely enter client data into various data bases.
* Data enter incidents that take place during school time into Altrac.
* Provide supervision during family visits.
* Transport residents to various appointments.
* Make home visits specifically geared to involve a client or client groups in the helping function of the Agency.
* May make routine community contacts on behalf of a social worker, e.g., school reports, medical reports, police reports, etc.
* Manage and update department database(s).
* Assist with Inventory.
* Answer calls, take accurate messages and route calls to the appropriate party. Take accurate, detailed messages where necessary.
* Will complete tasks associated with a Milieu Counselors position such as escorting a resident on an appointment, supervising resident in the residence and community, & assisting in time of crisis.
* Will complete tasks associated with that of a clerical position, such as filling, data entry and supply storage.
* Errands into the community related to program functioning.
* Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATIONAL / TRAINING REQUIRED:
* High School Diploma.
* Ability to perform a helping role.
* Ability to support the milieu and social work department in times of crisis by supervising residents and assisting with therapeutic holds.

WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL EFFORT:
* lifting, may be required to perform a resident hold,
* Driver’s license required.