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Employment Opportunities

TSSW-Job-Posting-application_0.pdfThe School of Social Work not only aims to educate its students with the best and latest practices, but we hope to aid our alumni and recent graduates gain employment in the social work field. Below is a list of the latest jobs available in the social work field both locally and across the nation. The list is updated as now jobs become available. Please do not contact the school for information about a particular job; instead, contact the organization listing the job with any questions you may have. Good luck in your job search!

If you are an organization wishing to post your job with the Tulane School of Social Work, please complete and return the TSSW Job Posting Application via fax to (504) 862-8727 or e-mail Mel'isa Morel with the details. Postings are listed for one month and can be extended at the request of the employing agency.

Job Listings

School Social Worker - for Immediate Hire

FULL TIME 10
Professional
New Orleans, LA, US

About InspireNOLA
Founded in 2013, InspireNOLA Charter Schools is currently the highest performing open-admission charter network in New Orleans. Currently, InspireNOLA operates six public charter schools and serves more than 4,500 students in Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade, the majority of whom are African American and qualify for free or reduced lunch. With a focus on providing outstanding instruction and differentiated support to meet the needs of all students, InspireNOLA is achieving outstanding results and is a model for excellence within the education community. The work of our team makes a profound and enduring contribution to the revitalization of New Orleans.

Position Summary
The school Social Worker is responsible for ensuring that the emotional and social needs of the students are met and maintained on an individual basis in accordance with policies and procedures, current federal and state standards, guidelines, and regulations so that it doesn’t interfere with the educational process.

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BLUEPRINT FOR SAFETY LEGAL ADVOCATE

The City of New Orleans Health Department is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Blueprint for Safety Legal Advocate.

Job Requirements
The Blueprint for Safety Legal Advocate is responsible for assisting with the City’s comprehensive, coordinated criminal justice system response to domestic violence incidents – the Blueprint for Safety Project. Work includes facilitating focus groups of both victims and those arrested for domestic violence; creating a tracking system to monitor individual victim’s cases as they move through the criminal justice system; and facilitating case reviews of domestic violence homicide cases, among others. Ideal candidates will possess excellent interpersonal skills, be able to effectively engage the public along all demographics, and establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others. This position requires occasional public speaking and frequent interaction with those experiencing domestic violence.

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Bilingual (Spanish) Social Worker

Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans
Job Title: Bilingual (Spanish) Social Worker
Job Type: Part Time (20 hours/week)
Location: Metairie

Organization  
Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans (JFS) is a constituent agency of the Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans and a community impact partner of United Way of Southeast Louisiana. Established over 70 years ago, Jewish Family Service is a “whole person environment,” serving the residents of Greater New Orleans without regard to race, religion, disability, gender, or sexual orientation.

Overview

  • Provide intensive case management and counseling for victims of human trafficking (both US and foreign born) living in the Greater New Orleans area in both English and Spanish
  • Outreach and marketing to promote human trafficking program
  • General Case Management to older adults and families as needed
  • Individual counseling to clients of all ages

Essential Skills Necessary to Succeed

  • strong oral and written communication skills
  • advanced organizational skills and ability to troubleshoot, handle crises and prioritize work
  • proficient computer skills
  • self-sufficiency and
  • ability to work both independently and as part of a team as appropriate 
  • experience in both case management and counseling
  • some knowledge/experience about human trafficking preferred

Minimum Qualifications: Bilingual Spanish and MSW required.

Compensation:  Depends on Experience.

If you meet the minimum requirements, please send resume, cover letter and references to jobs1@jfsneworleans.org.

Licensed Mental Health Professional (LMHP)

Jackson Hands of Change

New Orleans, LA

$30 hourly 

Contact: Valerie Tirado 504-358-5408 jhc.vtirado@gmail.com

Application will be accepted until: February 1, 2019

Social Worker LMSW

East Jefferson General Hospital · Social Services
Metairie, LA
Professional/ Technical
PRN, Day
Req # 16146

The Social Worker is a professional who is expected to operate as a team player, as well as independently. The Social worker has the ability to function as an expert practitioner, educator and consultant to achieve/facilitate maximum benefit from health care services to high-risk populations. This would include but not limited to discharge planning of high-risk/dependent population, mandated reporting, crisis intervention, therapeutic interventions, and information and referral to improve patient outcomes. The Social Worker may also provide supervision to the MSW student interns and training of new hires.

Must be a graduate from a school of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education with MSW preferred. Minimum of three years in a health care setting of similar size and scope highly desirable. Working knowledge of community  resources and capability of handling heavy caseloads with numerous interruptions/demands.

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Transitional Navigator

East Jefferson General Hospital ·  Transitional Navigator
Metairie, LA
Professional/ Technical
FT, Day/Evening
Req # 16428

The Navigator is a professional who is expected to operate as a team member, as well as independently. The navigator has the ability to function as an expert practitioner, educator and consultant to achieve/facilitate maximum benefit from health care services to high-risk populations. This would include but not limited to discharge planning of high -risk dependent populations, coordinating with our community health care clinics, mandated reporting, crisis intervention, therapeutic interventions, and information and referral to improve patient outcomes. The Social Worker may also provide supervision to the MSW student Interns and training of new hires.

The candidate must be a graduate from a school of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education with MSW preferred. Minimum of 3 years in a health care setting of similar size and scope highly desirable. Functional knowledge of systems theory as it relates to complex families, groups, hospitals: resource development/mobilization: social welfare policy: social planning and community development.

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