Case Aide - UC

    • Job Tracking ID: 512690-675990
    • Job Location: Bronx, NY
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: March 27, 2019
    • Years of Experience: Less Than 1 Year
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

To support staff in supervising, transporting, and communicating with UC as assigned.

 

HOURS PER WEEK:

  • Regular hours entail 9:00am-5:00pm schedule, Monday - Friday, must be flexible to meet program needs
  • Must be available to work afternoons, evenings and weekends (when needed).

 

FUNCTIONS:

  • Transport youth as assigned
  • Respectfully communicate with children, foster parents, and colleagues.
  • Assist team during case emergencies.
  • Pick up or deliver possessions as assigned.
  • Accompany youth to appointments as needed.
  • Assist within the Cayuga Centers tutoring program as needed.
  • Assist with the intake process as needed.
  • Assist with case documentation as needed.
  • Supervise youth as assigned.
  • Shopping as assigned.
  • Must handle confidential material in a responsible manner.
    • Attend required training.
    • Read required books.
  • Responsible for complying with rules and regulations governing access to Protected Health Information under HIPAA. Access to Protected Health Information is limited to the extent required to perform responsibilities effectively and efficiently. No access will be permitted unnecessarily. These essential job functions dictate the level of access, use, and disclosure of confidential information.
  • Perform other duties as requested by your immediate supervisor or the Chief Executive Officer.
  • Responsible for complying with rules and regulations governing access to Protected Health Information under HIPAA. Access to Protected Health Information is limited to the extent required to perform responsibilities effectively and efficiently. No access will be permitted unnecessarily. These essential job functions dictate the level of access, use, and disclosure of confidential information.
  • Perform other duties as requested by your immediate supervisor, Director of Youth Support Services Department or Chief Operations Officer.

 

 

Experience and Skills:

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma/GED required.
  • Associates degree preferred
  • 1-year experience working with families and children required.
  • Experience working in a busy human services office- strongly preferred.
  • Ability to work well with people from many cultures including recent immigrants, non-English speakers, and LGBTQ children.
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook applications
  • Bi-lingual - English-Spanish required. All agency documents and records are in English, so English writing proficiency required. Position itself requires Spanish speaking, writing, and reading proficiency.
  • Valid NYS Driver’s License required.
  • Vehicle preferred: Must be safe and dependable.
  • Ability to travel to other agency locations as required. Willingness and ability to drive a car or van within the 5 boroughs of New York City, and across the nation.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to perform bending, lifting, prolonged sitting/standing.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 60 lbs.
  • Sit in and/or drive a vehicle up to several hours as needed for transportation.
  • Sit/ride in vehicles, busses, subways, trains, plains - public transportation for lengthy periods of time.
  • Walk up/down stairs as needed.
  • Walk to enter/exit subway and other public transportation as needed.
  • Walk several blocks to get to required location.

Benefits

  • As a benefits-eligible position, available benefits include medical, dental, vision, FSA, supplemental life insurance, critical illness, enhanced short-term disability, hospital indemnity and 401k benefits.  
  • We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment drug testing.