Current Openings in Staff:

  • Director of Social Work

  • CWSP Associate

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Position: Director of Social Work

Start Date: Summer 2021

 

Requirements:

  • 3+ years experience working with adolescents in a school setting

  • Licensed in the State of New York (LMSW, LCSW)

  • Seminar Training in Field Instruction (SIFI) Certification: Ability to oversee MSW Interns or willing to obtain certification within first year

 

Description

Clinical

  • Provide individual therapeutic interventions to students; social-emotional issues may include: trauma, depression, self-harm, panic disorders, eating disorders, abuse and neglect, family relationship concerns

  • Communicate regularly with students’ families and conduct family therapy sessions as appropriate

  • Conduct student meditations as a supportive approach to conflict resolution

  • Design and implement individual behavior modification plans

  • Facilitate group counseling sessions with students experiencing common social-emotional obstacles

  • Supervise a part-time School Counselor and MSW student intern(s) (Fordham University Students) 

  • Prepare Family Court reports for child abuse and neglect cases

  • Connect students and families to community resources and monitor treatment and services students receive through community agencies

  • Manage all crisis intervention involving the student body

 

Community Development and Programming

  • Create and implement school programming and classroom interventions that support a positive school

Culture

  • Partner and collaborate with teachers in creating supportive and positive classroom environments

Administrative

  • Oversee Student Needs Committee (Bi-weekly meeting that addresses the holistic needs of at-risk students)

  • Regularly collaborate with the Dean of Students to address student behavior 

  • Member of the Academic Leadership Team and Student Review Board 

  • Design and lead Professional Developments for Faculty and Staff

  • Maintain and implement a School-Wide Crisis Intervention Protocol for all Social-Emotional Crises

Position: CWSP Associate 

Start Date: Summer 2021

Job Description:

In addition to being an academically rigorous high school, Cristo Rey Brooklyn provides all students with a unique four-year, work study experience. The Corporate Work Study Program (CWSP) is an innovative educational and financial model that enables students to financially access a private, college preparatory education and literally earn their way through high school while simultaneously gaining invaluable work experience to better prepare them for college and the professional workforce. All CRB students attend instructional classes four days per week and work one full day per week in entry-level positions at organizations representing dozens of leading businesses, law firms, higher education institutions and various civic, philanthropic and governmental entities across NYC and beyond. 

 

The Corporate Work Study Program Associate reports to the Director of Corporate Work Study Program Operations and works with the full Corporate Work Study Team to run a robust and efficient program for all constituents. The CWSP Associate is instrumental in coordinating activities of the CWSP, including scheduling, student job training, client relations, and day-to-day operations

Skills/Qualifications: 

  • Effective communications skills, knowledge of business etiquette and protocol

  • Strong written communication and presentation skills 

  • Strong organizational and time management skills

  • Experience with Microsoft Suite and Google Suite

 

Interested candidates should submit a resume and a cover letter that specifically addresses the responsibilities outlined above to bfitzsimmons@crisotreybrooklyn.org.