Job #302452
Corrections Social Worker, LMSW


Tact Staff is seeking social workers to support a large corrections facility in Rikers Island, NY!

Position: Licensed Master Social worker

Location: Rikers Island, NY

Schedule: 40 hours, morning shift ( 9am-5pm) with rotating weekends.

* contract role with possibility of extension*

Pay: $57 per hour

Interested? Please text Jon @914-255-1040


Job Duties

  • Determines nature of the client’s situation by interviewing client, assessing medical, psychological, emotional, and social information, and making on-site visits.
  • Establishes a course of action by exploring options and setting goals with the client.
  • Obtains assistance for clients by referring him/her to community resources, arranging for appointments, and establishing rapport with other agencies.
  • Fosters client’s action or adjustment by interpreting attitudes and patterns of behavior, explaining and suggesting new options.
  • Maintains case records by documenting the client’s situation and actions.
  • Monitors planned actions by periodic follow-up.
  • Maintains operations by following policies and procedures, participating in quality reviews, and reporting needed changes.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Maintains client confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


  • Master's Degree in Social Work
  • Valid Licensed Master of Social Work (LMSW) license issued by NYSED is required.
  • Previous experience in mental health or substance abuse is preferred but not required.
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