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Job Listing: Job ID # SSW-CA

Support Service Worker —
Poughkeepsie - SSW-CA (Fee for Service/Per Diem)

Job Title:
Support Service Worker
Job ID:
Post Date:
January 13th, 2023
Employment type:
Fee for Service/Per Diem
Education Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree

Job Description:

We are looking for an energetic and engaging individual to join our team as a Support Services Worker. This case worker will be responsible for engaging youth in foster care ages 5-21 in order to assist them in identifying their needs, as well as achieving their goals. The Support Services Worker will be an integral part of the Children & Family Treatment Support Services (CFTSS) and Home & Community Based Services (HCBS) Programs and will provide behavioral support in a variety of home and community-based settings. The Support Services Worker should demonstrate strong advocacy skills as they work to engage youth in planning for their future and ensure their unique voices are being heard. Flexibility and time management skills are appreciated. 

Working at Astor:

“Astor Services cares about your safety, and the safety of the children and families that we serve.  We follow all NYS and CDC COVID-19 guidelines.”

Astor Services for Children & Families is a community based, non-profit organization that provides children’s mental health services, child welfare services, and early childhood development programs. Astor serves children and families in New York State’s Mid-Hudson Valley region and the Bronx.

Through a wide variety of premier quality education and mental health services, Astor provides support for pre-schoolers, children with behavioral and emotional health problems, children at risk of placement in foster care, and families that need assistance in developing the skills necessary to raise their children in an environment filled with increasing challenges. Astor currently serves thousands of children each year through its prevention, early childhood, special education, community behavioral health and residential treatment programs.

Many children in our communities struggle with emotional and psychological problems that make it difficult for them to experience the simple everyday pleasures of being a child.

ASTOR is there for them.

Many families, overwhelmed by financial, emotional and cultural challenges, need additional resources and support to be able to give their children a healthy, happy childhood.

ASTOR is there for them.

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