Case Aide - UC

    • Job Tracking ID: 512690-728425
    • 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 20, 2020
    • 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: Non-Exempt

  • Full Time
  • Regular hours entail Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
  • Must be available to work afternoons, evenings and weekends

  FUNCTIONS:

  • Transport youth as assigned
  • Respectfully communicate with children, foster parents, and colleagues
  • Assist team during case emergencies
  • Pick up or deliver possessions
  • Accompany youth to appointments
  • Assist within the Cayuga Centers tutoring program
  • Assist with the intake process
  • Assist with case documentation
  • Supervise youth
  • Shop

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
  • Sit/ride in vehicles, busses, subways, trains, planes – public transportation for lengthy periods of time
  • Walk up/down stairs
  • Walk to enter/exit subway and other public transportation
  • Walk several blocks to get to required location

Experience and Skills:

  • 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 Gmail 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
  • Willingness and ability to drive a car or van within the 5 boroughs of New York City, and across the nation

 

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.