Wellness Coach

Brooklyn, NY

Responsibilities

 

  • Work independently in the field with people of diverse ethnicities, backgrounds and likings who have a mental illness and are living in the community, primarily, in single and scatter-site apartment and SRO lodging
  • Advance and observe individual service plans in union with agency consumers, recognize and document any issues in daily living skills.
  • Play a noteworthy role as a member of the social service team in the development of off-site recreation, socialization, educational and skill building activities with a view towards community inclusion and integration.
  • Participate in ongoing individual and group supervision, team meetings, case conferences, division meetings and trainings is required.

 

Requirements

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services field mandatory
  • At least 2 years’ experience with people with mental illness, substance abuse problems and/or a past of homelessness obligatory
  • Experience in scattered site setting strongly favored
  • Experience in group work, tenant organization, case management, referral, and/or community outreach strongly preferred
  • Experience or training in peer counseling or advocacy preferred
  • Working knowledge of various computer programs including e-mail, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Windows Operating System
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred
  • Valid NYS driver’s license preferred

 

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 7/1/2020
Salary $18.00/hr






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