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Research Foundation CUNY Part-Time Liberty Partnership Program Social Work Coordinato in New York City, New York

Job Title: Part-Time Liberty Partnership Program Social Work Coordinato

PVN ID: HC-2209-005080

Category: Instruction and Social Service


Mandatory Vaccine Mandate: As of May 27, 2022, all candidates will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Exemption (medical or religious) requests to this requirement will be considered in accordance with applicable law and criteria. Being fully vaccinated is defined for this purpose as two weeks after a final dose in primary series of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine ( example: two weeks after the second dose of a two-dose vaccine such as Moderna or Pfizer, or two weeks after a single dose vaccine such as Johnson and Johnson). Final candidates must be fully vaccinated as of their first day of employment. Newly hired employees will be sent an email with instructions on how to upload their vaccine information on the Research Foundation portal.

Job Description

General Description

The Liberty Partnerships Program is a New York State Grant Funded initiative and is comprised of approximately 46 programs across the State that link colleges/universities with middle/high schools in order to provide comprehensive stay in school programming to at-risk youth. The Hunter College Liberty Partnerships Program seeks a full-time Social Worker to join the program to provide stay in school programming to high school students at two New York City-based high schools, Vanguard High School and Harlem Renaissance High School. Social Worker must be able to commute to location on-site in East Harlem, be self-motivated, show initiative, and demonstrate maturity and be responsible.

Other Duties

Social Worker needed to coordinate and implement drop-out prevention services for high school students in collaboration with the DOE staff and other CBOs on site. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, individual and group counseling, recruitment, scheduling and supervision of 10-15 college undergraduate and graduate students who are tutors/mentors, the design and implementation of school-based programming including workshops, afterschool programs, college exploration, college advising, workforce development, academic and cultural enrichment. Will also help plan and facilitate positive social activities during holiday and summer breaks. Responsibilities will change with programs' needs.

Reports to the Program Director and Field Instructor.


Must meet the following criteria:

Master’s degree in Social Work and New York State license (LMSW). School-based collaborative experience and ability to work in host setting

Knowledge of New York City Public High Schools and knowledge of college application/financial aid application process preferred

Experience in counseling with adolescents

Experience in college advising/exploration and workforce development Experience facilitating workshops/groups and working with youth/families Coordinating remote tutoring

Experience working with at-risk youth preferred

Must enjoy working with adolescent high school population

Must be flexible, have strong interpersonal skills, demonstrate cultural competency, be self-motivated and show initiative, and be a team player

Ability to handle crises, conflict, and demonstrate maturity Be a self-starter, self-motivated, show initiative

Ability to commute to Upper East Side, 67th Street for 1 day a week with possibility of increased work hours.

Part-time hourly rate depends on grant funding and qualifications.

Only candidates with an LMSW will be considered

Start Date: Search will remain open until position is filled.

An AA/EO/ADA Employer.

Key Features


Status Part Time

Pay Range $25.00-$28.00

Hour(s) a week 7.00-8.00

Closing Date Feb 01, 2023 (Or Until Filled)


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