Company: Leake and Watts Services
Posted on: September 20, 2022
The Unaccompanied Children Program provides long term and
transitional residential care and other supportive services to
Unaccompanied Children (UC) who are under legal custody of the
Federal Government. Working in collaboration with the federal
Office of Refugee Resettlement, ORR, our program provides a safe
and nurturing environment for youth in a Basic Shelter program, and
the Therapeutic Group Home programs located at our licensed
residential facility in Yonkers, NY as well as a Transitional
Foster Care program with foster homes located in the Bronx, Queens
and Westchester. In all programs, we provide therapeutic and
educational services and other supports that youth need to achieve
success through an array of strength-based and targeted
interventions as well as link them with family members and/or other
sponsors in the United States so they are able to move forward with
their lives and thrive.
+ Case aide responsibilities include all necessary tasks as
required by the Federal Office of Refugee Resettlement as well as
completion of internal program processes that ensure all ORR and
additional contractor, or funder mandates and requirements are
+ Case aide will support processes and procedures connected to the
safe and timely discharge of minors.
+ Case aide will assist and support in the timely creation of
reports via the use of the UAC portal and formats created by the
program or ORR. For example, will document client contacts and
other case required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner in
accordance with regulations. Other reports include Staffing Reports
and ensuring that spreadsheets are up to date in Teams and other
+ Case Aide would be responsible for assisting the process of
archiving documents in the case files, processing and submitting
Record Requests to ORR any retrieve archived case files as
necessary, as well as assisting and monitoring that case files are
maintained in a confidential location.
+ Works collaboratively with the Clinical, Case Management Team and
other program staff across the department and the organization.
+ Participates and attends all required program related meetings
+ Maintains knowledge of issues affecting UC.
+ Participates in the implementation of PROMISE including the
Behavioral Modification System.
+ Promote PBIS by reinforcing a positive social culture with all
person supported and staff at POH.
+ Collaborates with Case Managers and Clinicians in tracking for
compliance measures, including the documentation of home visits to
foster parents, individual sessions and group sessions.
+ Assist with general filing of cottage, medical and education
documents, and distribution or gathering of data required for
+ Some evening and weekend hours as needed.
+ Performs other duties as assigned.
+ Associate Degree; Bachelor Degree preferred in Human
+ Knowledge of child welfare and immigration related
+ Excellent verbal, written communication and organizational skills
+ Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
+ Bilingual (English/Spanish ) a must
Job ID: 2022-2221
External Company Name: Rising Ground, Inc
External Company URL:
Street: 463 Hawthorne Avenue
Keywords: Leake and Watts Services, Yonkers , Case Aid, Other , Yonkers, New York
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