Social Worker Supervisor

November 2nd, 2022
Social Worker Supervisor

Social Worker Supervisor

  • Full Time
  • Mid-Level
  • Applications have closed
Job Category: Programs/Services
Location: Brooklyn
Job Sectors: Human Services
Salary Range:

Social Worker Supervisor  Preventive Services Program

Work Location: East New York

Schedule:  Ability to do field work, travel including including home visits in the community required — Ability to work evenings as assigned

Salary:  $60,000 – $62,000

Position Summary: Under the guidance of the Program Director the Preventive Services Supervisor provides clinical and administrative supervision to a unit of social workers who are providing in-home supportive services to families involved with or at-risk of being involved with the child welfare system. Additionally, the supervisor oversees a conference facilitator and case aide in the unit. Main objectives are to ensure that staff are meeting all compliance requirements and delivering services according to the Mobility Mentoring model of practice. Supervisors are also an integral part of the program management team, providing leadership, training, and support to staff, program-wide.



    • Provide supervision weekly to each social worker, conference facilitator, and case aide in the unit. This includes both clinical and administrative support to monitor and ensure the program’s compliance and best practice  
    • Track and support each worker’s compliance with all mandates and deadlines (set by the child welfare system), as well as, all program protocols and procedures 
    • Facilitate unit meetings on a weekly basis that provides instruction and collaboration within the unit
    • Assess and support adherence to Mobility Mentoring model via supervision and live supervision 
    • Review and approve all casework documentation on a regular basis; offer recommendations in supervision and in monthly supervisory notes 
    • Provides coverage to social worker’s responsibilities as needed. Additionally, conducts Family Team Conferences when additional support is needed from the conference facilitator
    • Collaborate and intervene with ACS, as needed, to address barriers or challenges related to assessment, service coordination/planning, or crisis intervention
    • Facilitate and/or participate in family court hearings as needed
    • Intervene with clients and provide supervisory support (office-based, video-conferencing, and in the field) to address engagement issues, assessment challenges, and safety concerns 
    • Attend supervisory trainings and meetings 
    • Participate in Leadership Team Meetings


Qualifications Required:

    • Master’s degree in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Marriage and Family Therapy or in related field
    • experience working with families and/or adolescents
    •  2 years of clinical and/or child welfare experience required and supervisory experience preferred
    • License in social work or similar professional certification preferred
    • Experience in providing for child welfare preferred
    • Ability to do field work , including home visits in the community required
    • Ability to work evenings as assigned


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  • 151 Lawrence Street
  • Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • United States
  • Phone: 718-310-5600
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