HASA NY/NY III Scattered Site Housing Program: This program provides 50 units of scattered-site supportive housing to chronically homeless single adults who are persons living HIV/AIDS or are clients with symptomatic HIV who are receiving cash assistance from the City and who suffer from co-existing serious and persistent mental illness, a substance abuse disorder, or a Mentally Ill Chemical Abuse (MICA) disorder. Clients' spouses and domestic partners can live there but no minor children, adult children and friends are allowed to live with clients. HASA is the sole referral source for this program. Staff will provide case management and other supportive services to enable clients to achieve the skills and financial independence necessary for independent living.
The person filling this position is expected to:
(1) Manage one or more programs which require contact with internal and/or external clients and/or the community; (2) Has understanding of all aspects of contract requirements and communicate this understanding to staff; and
(3) Participate in program design.
MINIMUM EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Bachelor's degree and three years of applicable experience and/or equivalent experience. Master's degree with relevant experience preferred. (A license is required of these Master's Degrees: Social Work (LMSW or LCSW), Mental Health Counseling, Counseling/Guidance, Art Therapy).
Knowledge about, understanding of, and ability to work closely with, persons with HIV/AIDS and related issues.
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CAMBA is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. All voice telephone numbers on this document may be reached by persons using TTD/TTY equipment via the New York State relay number 1-800-662-1220.