Bedford-Stuyvesant Family Health Center
Position Title: Family Support Worker--Part time--Successful Start Program
1456 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216
County: Kings (Brooklyn)
Contact Name: Hiring Manager
Contact Phone: No Phone Calls
CHCANYS Member Info: CHCANYS – NYC
The Bedford-Stuyvesant Family Health Center is currently recruiting well-qualified candidates with at least 2-4 years’ experience working in a health care environment, preferably in a health center, to fill the following position:
Family Support Worker (Part Time)
Healthy Families—Successful Start Program
The Family Support Worker (FSW) is responsible for initiating and maintaining regular (at least weekly) and long-term (up to two-five years) contact/support with the families. The FSW will also be responsible for assisting the family in establishing goals and a plan for accomplishment of those goals, as well as the assessment of the normal growth and development of the target child. Locate and make use of appropriate community resources for participants. Evaluate actual living conditions of participants through home visits:
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE/ CERTIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s Degree or Associates Degree in a human resource field preferred. High School Diploma/GED and experience working with children & families or home visiting experience is satisfactory.
Ability to write assessments, service plans, progress notes, weekly reports, and general correspondence related to participants. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from supervisors, participants, funders, other organizations and the general public.
WORK SCHEDULE/ SALARY/ BENEFITS
This is a part-time position that requires some evening and weekend flexibility. Salary will depend on experience and will be accompanied by a competitive benefits package.
Submit resume with cover letter that clearly states desired hourly salary.
Applicants who do not follow this instruction will not be considered.
The Bedford-Stuyvesant Family Health Center (BSFHC) is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that serves all of the primary health care needs of families in the heart of Central Brooklyn. Our mission is: to provide the most professional, courteous and highest quality health care, with dignity, to those we serve, especially the underserved population, without regard for ability to pay. BSFHC’s medical headquarters–a new, 38,000 square foot facility on Brooklyn’s Fulton Avenue–is a Level II Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH). We also operate the Broadway Family Health Center and four School-Based Health Centers to increase the accessibility and availability of quality primary and preventive physical and mental health care to pre-school, elementary, middle and secondary school students in high-risk areas of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
Compensation Type: Hourly
Job Type: Other
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