Family Health Centers at NYU Langone, a designated Level 3 Medical Home, is the largest federally qualified health center network in New York State, and the second largest in the nation. It includes nine primary care sites, 33 school-based health centers and dental clinics, four day care centers, the nation's largest dental residency program, and New York State's largest behavioral health program. The network also includes 12 community medicine sites providing care to disenfranchised New Yorkers, comprehensive HIV services, chemical dependency programs, and a family support center that offers educational, vocational, and other social support programs. Learn more about Family Health Centers at NYU Langone.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Program Supervisor. Healthy Families Sunset Park is a home visiting program that engages pregnant or newly parenting caregivers with the goal of supporting positive parent-child bonding, promoting child and family health and development, and enhancing family resilience. Reporting to the Program Manager, this program will be delivered within the context of a health care system in collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. The Program Supervisor/Family Assessment Worker is responsible for the supervision of Family Support and Family Assessment Workers, hiring and training of support and assessment workers, completion of grant related documentation, data entry into the required database management system, and developing community partnerships. They will also conduct outreach and screenings to identify pregnant or newly parenting caregivers eligible for home visiting services, utilizing various assessment tools to determine eligibility.
Direct supervision of Family Support Workers (FSW)/ Family Assessment Workers (FAW)
Schedules and directs the work of FAWs/FSWs
Assist in interviewing, hiring, evaluating, and training of staff
Provide case management and monitoring of FAWs/FSWs performance
Conduct client record reviews and maintains required data collection systems
Conduct or arrange for family and child assessments conducted during home visiting
Interview parents, preferably prenatally and/or immediately after the birth of their child
Ensure accurate and timely reporting and case documentation in written or electronic database management systems
Provide information and referral services as needed
Use data as a tool for program development, evaluation and improvement
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a BA/BS with two years of supervisory experience or five years direct service in a Healthy Families Program as an FSW or FAW, a documented history of progressive professional development.
Preferred Qualifications: LMSW, LCSW, MA, MSW, MPH or other advanced degree in a health or human service field Solid understanding of and experience motivating staff and providing support to staff in a stressful work environment Knowledge of infant and child development, parent-child attachment, maternal-infant health and the dynamics of child abuse and neglect Knowledge and experience in strength-based and family centered provision of primary prevention services, and/or direct experience as a home visitor Respect for and sensitivity to the needs and rights of others, including those with differing cultural, racial, sexual, or ethnic identities
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
Family Health Centers at NYU Langone network provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents. Family Health Centers at NYU Langone is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Health, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.nyulangone.org.