Thrive and Change Lives
At Catholic Charities over 70% of our managers were promoted from within!
We believe that quality service begins with a passionate, motivated and hardworking workforce; a positive and caring work environment, and recognition for the challenging work our employees perform in service to others. For these reasons and many more Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is a great place to work!
Flexible Work Schedules
Competitive Pay and Work Life Benefits
Professional Supervision and Coaching
Recognition and Appreciation Programs
Opportunities for Growth and Promotion
The Refugee Resettlement Intensive Caseworker is responsible for facilitation of airport greetings and transportation, as well as successful relocation into apartments including apartment set-up. The provision of linkage to supportive counseling and crisis intervention as well as community resources and other organizations. The provision of screening/assessments for necessary mental health services. Assisting in making appointments for services. Following up will be routinely provided to ensure compliance to these appointments. Collaborating with mental health providers and school systems. Completing required documentation and maintaining up to date case files for each refugee. Documentation of all services. Attendance of weekly supervisor meetings to discuss case progress, challenges, receive guidance and support. Maintenance of guidelines established by the funding sources and Catholic Charities policies and procedures.
Education and/or Experience Required at Entry: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology or human services related and two (2) years experience working with youth, individuals who speak English as a second language, refugees, and individuals of diverse backgrounds.
Licenses/Certificate/Clearances: Valid N.Y.S. Drivers License, N.Y.S. Child Abuse Registry clearance.
Skills/Abilities: Ability to utilize electronic database system. Proficiency in MS Outlook, and MS Office. Customer service skills. Oral and written communication skills.
Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is dedicated to caring for those in need while promoting human development, collaboration, and the elimination of poverty and injustice; helping people in need regardless of their religion, race, ethnicity, or nationality. We believe that all people have infinite value and are worthy of our respect and compassion. Above all, we are committed to creating hope and transforming lives.
Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is an Equal Opportunity Employer