120 Stuyvesant Place, Suite 409, Staten Island, NY 10301
Give Us A Call Today!   718-981-6226
120 Stuyvesant Place, Suite 409, 
Staten Island, NY 10301
Give Us A Call Today!  
 718-981-6226
Elder Justice Master’s Level Case Worker

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Conduct community outreach, assist with special projects and provide case work to elder abuse victims (60 years or older) including safety planning, assessment, education and advocacy when elder abuse is suspected or identified. Provide linkage to needed services which will assist them in recovering from victimization.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO

  • Conduct community outreach and participate in community education/training in relation to elder abuse at various community events.
  • Obtain intake information on all individuals where elder abuse is suspected or identified.
  • Conduct individual assessment at client’s home, by office visits or by telephone to assess client needs.
  • Develop comprehensive case plan with client for services.
  • Provide counseling, case assistance, advocacy, information and referral as needed.
  • Provide escort and act as an advocate in court when required.
  • Complete orders of protection as needed.
  • Identify community resources available to meet service needs of elder abuse victims.
  • Assist with special projects.
  • Maintain case records on all clients and complete necessary statistical documentation.
  • Compile statistics on referrals and services.
  • Maintain working relationship with the police and community service providers.
  • May occasionally be required to work evening/weekend events.
  • Know overall agency goals and programs.
  • Assist with other program activities as assigned.

EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

MSW, MS, MA level education is required.

2+ years of experience in direct service to older adult clients is preferred.

Knowledge of Staten Island desirable.

Experience working with Elder Abuse/Domestic Violence a plus.

Car required.

Generous paid time off after probationary period.

Union Position: 1199SEIU benefits after introductory period.

COVID-19 considerations
Community Agency for Senior Citizens is observing the mandated COVID-Safe Requirements for NYC Contracted Organizations.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $52,000.00 - $54,000.00 per year

Benefits: 1199SIEU

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Staten Island, NY 10301: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Education:

  • Master's (Required)

Email cover letter and resume to jobs@cascsiny.org

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