COARC Social Worker in United States

Social Worker

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  • Full Time

  • Anywhere

  • Posted 10 months ago

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Full Time




Based on education and experience

Job Description




Job Title:

Social Worker

To Start:

Mellenville, New York


This is a Non-Exempt position: 32 – 40 hours per week: Monday – Friday daytime hours


Here’s the best part…what we have to offer YOU:

  • How about 23 days off your first year PLUS your birthday PLUS a paid day off to volunteer?

  • Low cost health, dental and vision insurance (around $70 month for an individual)

  • Low cost college program for you and your family (get your Bachelor’s degree for as little as $10,000 and from the convenience of your home)

  • A position where you are truly appreciated

  • A place where you can really make a difference?

  • A job that is far from stale and boring: A balance of psychotherapy and assessments.

  • An innovative Boss who allows for a lot of independence

  • This is not a place that is about levels of productivity- this is about being person centered- establishing long term relationships- not just moving people in an out of the door

Think you have what we need?

This is a Non-Exempt position: 32 – 40 hours per week: Monday – Friday daytime hours

Please complete an application in full and include Job number: SW-32-160816 on application. Please send your resume along with salary requirements to For questions or to serenade; please call 672-4451 ext 2143. Equal Opportunity Employer

Ready to join a fun, supportive team?

Voted best non- profit/community organization of Columbia County 2015 and 2016

Minimum Starting Salary:

Based on education and experience

Duties & Responsibilities:

IS YOUR MOTTO: Let’s just ALL get along?

Just Imagine…being able to Truly focus on THE person

ARE YOU Passionate about Helping others to Achieve their Goals… and Succeed?

Bring your HEART to Coarc!

Social Worker: Mellenville, NY

Now… Just Imagine How Awesome You Would Feel in a job where your main focus is to help someone with the discovery of their own GREATNESS with a focus on the how they interact with others!

What you’ll do in this job:

Evaluate, recommend and implement an individual social work counseling program for individuals seeking services or those already attending Coarc programs, ensure services are provided in accordance with the individuals needs and with the intent of developing independence and choice within the scope of their skills and abilities.

As part of your role you will:

  • Conduct diagnostic assessments

  • Deliver social work services in accordance to regulatory standards and stated recommendations, deliver services in the program, residential and/or community settings

  • Act as an advocate promoting concepts of individualization, inclusion, integration and independence

  • Complete all documentation requirements within the timeframes required

  • Participate in the assessment process for determining an individual’s ability to give consent for sexual activity and complete suicide risks assessments as requested.

  • Instruct and oversee program staff in the methodologies to be used in various settings to ensure consistency as appropriate, work collaboratively with other program staff to ensure individuals stated goals are being met

  • Provide collateral services with family members or other service providers to ensure consistence in social work services, provide training to program staff as requested.

  • Maintain all required certifications and licenses and participate in required training courses and scheduled staff meetings.

You will also get to go many places and do many things: you may meet people in the community, help people with advocating, go to their homes, go to our preschool, help people with moving.. It’s different every day.


What we need from you:

Let’s start with the “must have’s” (aka: required):

  • Master’s degree in a field related to social work

  • 2 years’ experience working with people with developmental disabilities

  • NYSED Licensed Clinical Social Worker

  • Ability to become a Medicaid Licensed Provider (with a provider ID)

  • Ability to become an IPSIDD provider

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Ability to be certified in all required trainings

  • A very flexible attitude

  • Occasionally required to lift up to 25 pounds

  • An amazing attitude and work ethic

  • Ability to make sound judgment calls and work independently

Now what we would “like to have” (aka: preferred):

  • Exceptional written, communication, and computer skills

  • A fun and creative approach to therapeutic techniques

  • Ability to adapt the traditional counseling techniques to what best works for the person

  • The ability to advocate for the needs of the person within the context of the agency

Employer Details

Company name:



(800) 888-4451






New York