Office Assistant - Family Foster Care

Good Shepherd Services - Bronx, NY (30+ days ago)4.1

Good Shepherd Services is a leading multi-service agency with more than 85 programs that serve over 30,000 youth and families each year – and builds on their strengths to help them gain skills for success. At Good Shepherd we respect the dignity and worth of every person and reject intolerance, inequity and injustice in whatever form it may take. Voted one of the top 100 places to work in NYC by Crain’s New York, Good Shepherd Services offers a fantastic work environment, a collaborative team dedicated to fulfilling our mission, and an amazing array of benefits. Join our team and help make a difference!

Are you looking to make a difference in a child’s life? Do you love helping people reach their full potential? Do you want to feel good about the job you are doing? If you answered yes to all these questions then we want you to join our team! We are looking for a dynamic Office Assistant to join our team. The Office Assistant will work as a member of the office support team. Assist program staff in various clerical and typing duties as assigned by the Administrative Manager.


Location: 7 West Burnside Avenue, Bronx, New York 10453

Hours: 35 Hours/Week, Non-Exempt

Major Duties:
Reception/switchboard coverage, with rotation of schedules of 9:00-5:00, 11:00-7:00, and Saturdays.
Assist the Administrative Manager.
Assist program staff in various clerical and typing duties.
Assist with the ordering of supplies.
Ordering of metro cards for the program and the reconciliation.
Responsible for entering the Progress Notes for the Saturday visits, updating the visitation list, preparing the family/child visitation forms.
Responsible for the up-keeping of the file room, the filing of the case records, and create the file binders.
Responsible to refill all printers, copiers, and fax machines.
Responsible for the
shredding closed records.
Responsible for the mail and the distribution of the interoffice mail.
Responsible for keeping vehicles paperwork.
Assemble binders with tab opening sections for opening of case records.
Distribute faxes to staff.
Reserved conference rooms, setup, and supplies needed.
Check requests – prepare, log, distribution and reconciliation of petty cash. Petty cash for the program and CSNYC.
Responsible for ordering the gifts and metro cards for PTC and KEEP (CSNYC).
Responsible for scanning and and file.
Responsible of the monthly fire drill.
Other duties assigned.

High School diploma or GED required.
Must have excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal and organizational skills.
Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.
General Requirements: All staff are expected to be committed to the mission, vision, and values of Good Shepherd Services, which includes involvement in quality improvement activities and a willingness and ability to work within a culturally diverse environment.

Good Shepherd Services is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, participants, volunteers, subcontractors, and vendors. We do not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services.