Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive. We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in: Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 20,000 youth. CAMBA serves a diverse cross section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today.
CAMBA's The Landing 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 169 families who are in a transitional residence program for homeless families. The three story facility has rooms of various sizes, common areas and provides on-site security and social services.
Position: Counselor/ Social Worker
Reports To: Assistant Program Manager
Location: 9400 Ditmas Boulevard, Queens, NY 11369
What The Counselor II Does:
person filling this position is expected, under general supervision, to: (1)
provide individual and/or group counseling services to assist clients and their
families to achieve healthy relationships, emotional stability, personal
development and/or adjustment; and, (2) counsel clients regarding issues such as:
abusive behavior, family dynamics, healthy personal choices, substance abuse, mental
and physical health/trauma related issues.
Minimum Education/Experience Required
How to Apply
Please send resume and cover letter to submitresumes@CAMBA.org and write "Counselor II, The Landing Family Shelter" in subject of email.
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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.