Oversees overall administration of the Bronx Geriatrics Mobile Outreach, including the appropriate utilization and management of staff and quality of patient care with emphasis upon an inter-disciplinary team approach to the delivery of care. Works under general supervision. Licensure: Current registration to practice as a Licensed Social Worker in New York State preferred. Valid New York State driver's license may be required based on operational needs. Education: Master's degree in Social Work or related field from an accredited college or university required. Experience: Minimum two years post Masters experience in a mental health program required (e.g. a psychiatric hospital, shelter, mental health clinic, adult home, etc.) Crisis intervention experience is preferred. Minimum one year supervisory experience required. Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills required. Proficient with personal computer skills, including Microsoft Word and Excel preferred.
The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Countries. For over 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to improving the health and well-being of people through high-quality, cost effective healthcare in the home and community. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, members, and clients from before birth to the end of life. Each day, more than 13,000 VNSNY employees - including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals - deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 44,000 patients and members, helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.