Supervisory Immigrant Social Worker - Bilingual Spanish

Location
New York, NY
Posted
Jan 24, 2017
Closes
May 02, 2017
Hours
Full Time
General Dynamics IT has an opening for a Supervisory Immigrant Social Worker - Bilingual Spanish in the New York City; NY area. Provides technical; administrative; and operational leadership to assigned project or task(s).

 

At this level; the position is typically responsible for supervising up to 15 employees both exempt and non-exempt - working on a single project or task. Technical difficulty/complexity of assigned task/project may also affect level selection.

 

' Will supervise a team of case coordinators located in NYC; NY area.

 

' Review placement recommendations completed by the team

 

' Monitor team performance

 

' Provide supervisory reports to program management.

 

' ensure team compliance with documentation requirements; rules and regulations

 

' visit supervised team at least on a quarterly basis

 

' mentor staff

 

' identify training and technical assistance needs and coordinate with project manager and training consultant to meet those needs

 

' participate in meetings with the customer; team meetings; and trainings

 

' act as backup to case coordinators when they are on leave

 

' support case coordinators with complex cases.

 

' Subject matter experience with Unaccompanied Alien Children and Immigrant populations are strongly preferred.

 

* Role will involve local travel and may involve periodic travel to

 

 

 

Education Requires BS/BA degree in Social Work or related field; or Masters in Social Work or related field.

Qualifications Requires 2-5 years experience based on degree.

    ? Customer requires: If BSW or related degree; five years of demonstrated post-graduate child welfare; social service; case management and/or mental health professional experience If MSW or related degree; two years of demonstrated post-graduate child welfare; case management; social service; and/or mental health professional experience. ? Bilingual proficiency in English and Spanish (will be tested) ? Experience working with immigrant; refugee; and underserved populations is preferred ? Will Undergo fingerprint background check by customer for clearance to work with unaccompanied alien children There is a customer required Fingerprint background check. LOCATION: Position is based at home; but provides coverage of the listed location and another location in NYC area.

 

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.