Police Athletic League (PAL) is the largest independent youth organization in New York City that provides educational and recreational activities for children and young adults. PAL Inc. and The New York City Police Department work in partnership to provide communities with summer and after-school recreational and educational activities.
We are looking for a full-time Social Worker who will be responsible for providing counseling services, as required, to high-risk youth between the ages of 12 to 21. He/she is responsible for managing all incoming program referrals. The MAAP Social Worker is responsible for conducting intake and assessments for all referred youth and matching youth to MAAP mentors.
The MAAP (Mentoring and Advocacy Program) Social Worker is responsible for providing task supervision for all MAAP Mentors. He/she is responsible for overseeing the development and execution of all participant individualized goals plans, data entry in ACS and PAL databases. In conjunction with the MAAP Social Work Supervisor, he/she is responsible for closing and opening the site, working with building management to ensure the building is operating optimally.
Start date is November 1st, 2018. Must submit both resume and cover letter detailing why you are interested in this position (submissions without cover letters will not be considered).
Major Duties & Responsibilities
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Police Athletic League seeks to hire staff who reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. All positions at PAL are filled without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, HIV/AIDS status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. All are encouraged to apply.