Company: Puerto Rican Family Institute Inc
Posted on: November 23, 2022
Position Summary: The Case Aide/Parent Aide employee supports
the Case Planners who works directly with families in the
assessment of housing, educational, employment, consumer education,
budgeting, health and child care needs. Major Duties: Develop
strategies with clients to achieve concrete needs. Identify
providers/resources and demonstrate knowledge of services in the
community and of government programs. Advocate and be an
interpreter on clients behalf. Escort clients in need of advocacy.
Conduct home visits and telephone inquiries on newly assigned cases
or cases where families have failed to respond to case planners
outreach. Participate in staff meetings, case conferences, follow
up meetings and trainings. Provide up-dates to case planners on the
status of the service plan. Perform basic administrative tasks
related to caseloads activities, such as statistics and recordings.
Keep records accurately. Document services, progress and barriers
in a clear manner. Assis in securing school and medical reports on
cases where case planners efforts have been unsuccessful. Ability
to recognize and report risk indicators that might compromise
childrens safety. Assist with the supervision of children while at
the program. Perform other tasks as needed. Physical Demands: _The
physical demands and work environment characteristics described
here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions for this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions._ _Physical
Demands: _ While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel;
and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand,
walk, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally
required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close
vision, and color vision. _Work Environment: _While performing the
duties of this job, the employee is not exposed to weather
conditions. The noise level is usually moderate. Qualifications:
Associates degree preferred, Bachelors degree a plus. Bilingual in
English/Spanish or French. Ability to community with clients based
on their capacity, cultural background and/or sexual orientation.
Knowledge of Connections database a plus. Competence Requirements
:_To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions._
Strong oral and written communication skills are required. Ability
to understand sensitive information and maintain confidentiality
Strong interpersonal and communication skills at all levels of the
organization Strong critical thinking, complex problem solving
skills Highly organized, detail oriented and able to manage
multiple tasks simultaneously Proficient computer knowledge,
including word processing and database softwareLocation: 3251 Third
Avenue 3rd Floor, Bronx, NY 10456
Keywords: Puerto Rican Family Institute Inc, New Rochelle , Case Aide, Other , Bronx, New York
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