Bancroft NeuroHealth

  • Social Worker - Children's Residential Program

    Job Locations US-NJ-Mount Laurel
    Requisition ID
    Direct Support Management
    Full Time
  • Overview

    Bancroft is a leading service-provider for children and adults with autism, other intellectual or developmental disabilities or those in need of neurological rehabilitation.

    We provide a full continuum of highly effective services — for people of all ages and every level of abilities — based on best practices and scientifically proven techniques. Our services include special education, vocational training, supported employment, structured day programs, group home and apartment programs both on-campus and in the community, short-term behavioral stabilization services for children, and in-home and outpatient rehabilitation services. we are currently seeking a Social Worker for our Lindens Stabilization Unit in Mt. Laurel, NJ.

    As a nonprofit organization, we are solely committed to supporting people with special needs and their families, to help make it One World. For Everyone.


    1. Provides social work services and counseling to individual persons served and their family members to support and contribute to the continuity and quality of care for individual persons served in accordance with the Individual Program Plan (IPP).


    2. Ensures compliance with Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) regulations, Joint Commission for Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) guidelines, Bancroft NeuroHealth (BNH) and Bancroft Rehabilitation Services (BRS) policies and procedures, Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations, and applicable state/local/federal regulations at all times.


     3. Operates In compliance with JCAHO guidelines and in accordance with National Patient Safety goals; implements, verbalizes, and monitors safety goals, as trained.


     4. Follows state-approved emergency procedures and Bancroft-approved crisis intervention techniques at all times.


    5. Prepares for, and promptly responds to, emergency situations to ensure the safety and security of the Program site and persons served at all times; e.g., participates in fire drills, emergency evacuations, etc. Notifies proper authority in the event of a valid emergency.


     6. Serves as a role model to persons served by projecting a positive self-image of professionalism, appearance, confidentiality, courtesy, conduct, honesty, fairness, personal integrity, and a respect for the fundamental rights, dignity, and privacy of others.


    7. Maintains the Program site in accordance with the organization’s quality standards for safety, cleanliness, and comfort, and state licensing and accreditation standards.


    8. Performs related social work activities for the benefit of persons served, as needed. Remains flexible and adaptable in work schedules and work assignments as defined by Program needs.


    9. Abides by the Bancroft Code of Ethics, Mission Statement, and Vision Statement in promoting ethical behavior, establishing relationships and providing guidance in decision-making situations.


    10. Remains current with required training certifications, meets state-regulated licensing and regulatory accreditations, and adheres to mandatory requirements.



    • Masters degree in Social Work and valid and current N.J.
    • Social Worker licensure (NJLSW) required.
    • Minimum of one year of experience in social work or related field preferred.


    Special Skills: In compliance with JCAHO guidelines, demonstrated individual-specific competencies to work with a neurologicallychallenged population and to provide individual-specific services and resources to persons served, their families, and staff is required. Knowledge of social work services, counseling techniques, and consultation skills required. Effective verbal and written communication skills and presentation skills required. Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to implement crisis intervention techniques required. Effective prioritization, organization, and time management skills required. Valid driver’s license required in incumbent’s legal name and current address with no provisional restrictions, as well as minimum of 1 years driving experience Minimum 18 years of age required.

    EEO Statement

    Bancroft is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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