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Re-Entry Program Coordinator
NYC Housing Authority
City of New York NYC HOUSING AUTHORITY Job Posting Notice
Business Title: RE-ENTRY PROGRAM COORDINATOR Civil Service Title: CHIEF OF HOUSING COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES Level: 00 Title Code No: 60580 Salary: $80,000.00 Frequency: ANNUAL Work Location: Family Services Division/Work Unit: Family Services Department Number of Positions: 1 Job ID: 131446
JOB DESCRIPTION Under the supervision of the Director of the Family Services Department, the ideal candidate will oversee the implementation of the Re-Entry Program, helping NYCHA families build a strong, holistic family reunification model for individuals released from incarceration and wishing to join the households of families living in public housing. The Re-Entry Coordinator will establish a NYCHA Screening Committee to identify potential participants; assess households to determine family stability and other factors which may impact a successful re-entry; supervise family case managers; provide family case management as needed; participate in the formulation of NYCHA s After-hours Crisis Response Team; attend inter- agency meetings to evaluate program; and troubleshoot/modify program design when necessary. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
1.Establish NYCHA Re-Entry Screening Committee and Guidelines. 2.Ensure Program is communicated to NYCHA residents in order to provide equal access to all services. 3.Oversee referral and intake process for NYCHA. 4.Conduct monthly meetings with external stakeholders to review processes and quality of referrals. 5.Conduct home visits to assess family stability for participation in program. 6.Supervise case managers. 7.Provide direct case management to families as required. 8.Maintain data on program milestones; prepare reports and track activity in database. 9.Participate in quarterly meetings with all partners; evaluate and assess program success and recommend modifications as needed. 10.Perform related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
1.A baccalaureate degree issued upon completion of a course of study registered by the University of the State of New York and seven (7) years experience in an executive or administrative capacity in a large community agency having or supervising at least 25 professional employees; or
2.A master's degree or 30 graduate credits in group work, community organization, recreation, physical education and six (6) years experience of the type described in (1) above; or 3.A satisfactory equivalent combination of education and experience.
1.LMSW (Licensed Master Social Worker) 2.CASAC (Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor) 3.Bilingual 4.Excellent written and verbal communication skills 5.Community engagement experience a plus 6.Strong organizational skills 7.Re-entry experience 8.Supervisory experience 9.Experience working with youth and adults involved with the criminal justice system
Additional Information SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR NYCHA EMPLOYEES: NYCHA employees applying for promotional, title or level change opportunities must have served a period of one year in their current title and level (if applicable).
Residency Requirement: NYCHA has no Residency Requirement.
How TO APPLY:
TO APPLY: To apply for this assignment, please submit your cover letter/resume electronically using the following method: NYCHA employees: Apply through Employee Self-Service (ESS). www.nyc.gov/ess. Search for JOB ID# 131446.
All other applicants: Go to www.nyc.gov/careers/search. Search for JOB ID# 131446.
Only applicants scheduled for interviews will be contacted. Submission of application is not a guarantee that you will receive an interview.
NYC Housing Authority