CAMBA's The Kensington Family Shelter is funded by New York City Department of Homeless Services and offers families a supportive, structured therapeutic, safe, and drug-free facility. It provides comprehensive case management services to 64 families who are in a transitional residence program for homeless families. The five story facility has 4 floors plus a basement with rooms of various sizes, common areas and provides on-site security and social services.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The person filling this position is expected to: (1) assist case managers by being a client liaison with outside organizations regarding such matters as education, healthcare, housing, social services, legal issues, etc housing and public benefits; (2) assist clients in attaining their Housing and Entitlements related goals by identifying and locating community resources for clients and by making referrals to appropriate services both within and outside CAMBA.
MINIMUM EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High school diploma or G.E.D and two years of applicable experience and/or equivalent experience.
Must sign NYC DOH/MH attestation stating that candidate has not been the subject of a founded child abuse report.