Visiting Nurse Service of New York Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist in Manhattan, New York

OVERVIEW:
Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation s largest not-for-profit community-based health system. VNSNY provides a comprehensive array of home- and community-based programs, including health plans, tailored to the needs of high-risk, vulnerable New Yorkers, improving their quality of life. Each day, more than 18,000 VNSNY employees including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, dieticians, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 35,000 patients, helping them to live the best lives possible.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Department description:
It provide a full range of services to those with serious and persistent mental illness for whom prior modalities and interventions have been ineffective.
Job description:
Provides direct vocational rehabilitative services in collaboration with the multidisciplinary staff of the ACT Program. Works under general supervision.
Education: Bachelors Degree in Vocational Rehabilitation, Social Work, Sociology, Psychology or other related field required. Masters Degree in Mental Health field preferred.
Experience: Minimum one year of experience providing rehabilitative services required.
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