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Northern Rivers Family Services Clinician/Social Worker, Families Work in Hudson, New York

Clinician/Social Worker, Families Work

Job Details

Job Location

Hudson-NPCS - Hudson, NY

Position Type

Full Time

Education Level


Salary Range

$21.00 - $21.74 Hourly

Job Shift

Mixed Day & Evening

Job Category

Nonprofit - Social Services


Clinician/Social Worker for Families Work Program

Relocation Package available with New York State!

Northern Rivers is seeking a Clinician/Social Worker as part of the Families Work Program (FW). You will maintain a caseload of five families and meet with each on a weekly basis. FW provides six to nine months of intensive services to families whose children either are at risk of being removed from their homes or are already in placement. Families Work also facilitates parent education groups using Incredible Years and Active Parenting curricula.

The goals of the program are to prevent out-of-home placement for children, provide a safe environment to return children already in placement, and prevent future out-of-home placement. This position is in Hudson, NY and will require in-person client visits and serves Columbia County.

What a Clinician/Social Worker can expect in the Families Work Program:

  • As part of a clinical team, this position will identify and discuss the strengths, risk factors, and service needs that may impact the health and safety of the client/family, as well as develop treatment goals and methods.

  • Paperwork, case management, phone calls, meetings can be done at home;

  • Ensure the coordination of virtual parent education classes of various age ranges, around the participants’ schedules.

  • Utilize appropriate curricula and support materials to educate families on positive parent-child interaction and child development.

  • Some mandatory work matters will require a presence in the office.

  • This Position does offer a Flexible Schedule Mon – Fri, where you work independently but with a supportive team approach.

    Your Experience and Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in social work, mental health counseling, or equivalent from a graduate school program that is registered by the NYS Department of Education

  • 0-2 years post-masters experience

    Benefits you'll love:

  • Health care package: medical, dental, and vision!

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Paid time off

  • Holiday Pay

  • 401 (K) Plan

  • Life Insurance

  • Student Loan repayment assistance

  • Free training/CEU opportunities

  • Leaving an indisputable imprint within the community and much more!


If you want a rewarding career where you make a positive impact on children and their families, we want to talk to you! At Northern Rivers Family of Services, we work together to make a difference in our client's lives while also strengthening our community.

We are a family of human service agencies united in our passion to helping children, families, and adults reach their potential. Northern Rivers coordinates the quality of care, depth of programs, and combined size and passion for the mission to provide care for more than 18,000 people each year in 41 counties throughout New York State . If you’ve got the talent, drive and desire to make a real difference in your community, you need to be a part of Northern Rivers Family of Services!

Our employees receive generous paid time off, an expansive health care package, tuition reimbursement, loan repayment assistance, free training/CEU opportunities, and much more!

Apply today to become part of our team!

Northern Rivers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. We cherish the unique contributions of our diverse staff, and are building a culture where everyone has the opportunity to do the meaningful work here at Northern Rivers!