Care Navigator

Overview

Date Posted:
7/29/2020
Location:
594 Broadway Crosby
City:
New York
State:
NY
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Service

Description

 

Why Housing Works 

Housing Works was founded in 1990; With a long-term commitment to AIDS advocacy. Housing Works established New York State’s first harm reduction-based, OASAS-licensed outpatient drug treatment program. Other services include Health Home care management, behavioral health, and syringe exchange programs. A pioneer in the social entrepreneurship movement, Housing Works operates 13 high-end thrift shops in Manhattan and Brooklyn and a much-loved Bookstore Cafe in Soho. For more information, visit www.housingworks.org 

Benefits  

We have three comprehensive healthcare plans to choose from based on your priorities and budget. Housing Works covers most of the plan; you pay a portion, based on your salary. 

Staff begins accruing PTO immediately for a total of up to 30 days earned in the first year. 

We offer employees an educational benefit. This money is available for tuition loan reimbursement, tuition costs, and textbooks. 

Position Overview  

Care Navigators at Housing Works are essential members of the Case Management team. As entry level human service professionals, Navigators assist Case Managers with providing care coordination services to clients living with chronic illness, homelessness, substance use and/or mental health issues. 

Responsibilities  

Services provided include scheduling client medical appointments, conducting home visits, providing basic health education, and other services to help clients navigate the healthcare and public benefits system.  

Minimum Requirements

 

Educational Requirements  

This position is ideal for new or recent bachelor’s level professionals who are committed to social justice and looking to gain the skills and experience needed for a career in human services. 

Housing Works provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements. Housing Works complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.