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.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Healthy Families Program Supervisor.
In this role, the Healthy Families Program Supervisor is responsible for the supervision of Family Support and Family Assessment Workers. Healthy Families 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 heath and development, enhancing family resilience, etc. Reporting to the Program Manager, overall responsibilities include assisting with the hiring and training of home visiting and assessment workers, completion of grant related documentation, data entry into the required database management system, and developing community partnerships.
Direct supervision and scheduling of home visiting and assessment staff
Assists in interviewing, hiring, evaluating, and training of staff
Provides case management and monitoring of performance
Conducts client record reviews and maintains required data collection systems
Conducts or arranges for family and child assessments conducted during home visiting
Participates in regular staff meetings
Provides guidance to staff including crisis intervention on high-risk cases
Ensures documentation is accurate and timely, and uses data as a tool for program development, evaluation, and continuous improvement
Performs other related duties as assigned
An advanced degree in a health or human service field (i.e. LMSW, LCSW, MA, etc)
At least five (5) years direct service in a Healthy Families Program as a Family Support or Assessment Worker OR equivalent experience
One (1) year supervisory experience
Documented history of progressive professional development
Ability to provide leadership, set program goals, and manage crisis effectively
Solid understanding of and experience motivating staff and providing support to staff in a stressful work environment
Fluent in Spanish
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's 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.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn 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.