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Overnight Residence Counselor – Full Time – Provide supportive counseling to adults with a psychiatric diagnosis living in a group home setting.  Duties include teaching of daily living skills including medication management and coping skills, crisis intervention and prevention, and maintaining a healthy and clean environment for our clients to become independent.  After completion of specific tasks, the employee can rest while still being available for clients if they needed something.  Qualifications include college classes in human services, demonstrated ability in helping others, valid and insurable driver’s license. $20.50/hour; $42,640.00/annual equivalent. Overtime is available in our group home setting, $30.75/overtime pay rate.

Jones House Schedule:

Sunday: 10:30pm overnight until 8:30am Monday

Monday: 10:30pm overnight until 8:30am Tuesday

Tuesday: 10:30pm overnight until 8:30am Wednesday

Wednesday: 10:30pm overnight until 8:30am Thursday

Thursday: Off beginning at 8:30am

Friday and Saturday: Off

Assistant Program Director at Dominion House Full Time We are seeking a candidate who is very organized, has good communication skills, and experience.  Dominion House is a stabilization program serving adults with a mental illness in Schenectady.  The duties of the position include assisting the Program Director with the oversight of the daily operations of the program, client centered services, staff supervision and mentoring, and overseeing a healthy clean environment for our clients.  This position specifically oversees the client service delivery to ensure it is client centered and meets all requirements.  Assist staff and oversee the documentation for these services are completed in an accurate and timely manner by providing training, mentoring, and supervision to staff.  Qualifications include: BA/BS in human services and 1-year experience in human services or Associates degree in human services with 3 years’ experience, high school diploma/GED and 5 years’ exp.. In addition, exp. working with the mentally ill pop and residential exp. required. Supervisor experience preferred. Valid and insurable driver’ license required. $24.30/hour, 40 hours per week, $50,544/annual. Overtime is available; $36.45/overtime pay rate.  Rotating on-call for staff support.

Assistant Program Director Schedule:

Sunday 3:00pm-11:00pm

Monday 1:00pm-9:00pm

Tuesday 9:00am-5:00pm

Wednesday 8:00am-4:00pm

Thursday 9:00am-5:00pm

Friday-Off

Saturday-Off

ACT Team Psychiatric Nurse – Part TimeThe Assertive Community Team (ACT) Psychiatric Nurse is a clinical staff member of the ACT community based multidisciplinary treatment team.  Provide assistance to the full time Nurse in the following areas: client’s medication management and administering Long-Acting Injectable medications. Conduct health assessment and collect medical history.  Assist with linkage to medical providers.  In collaboration with ACT Team clinicians, respond to crisis situations, as needed. Facilitate client recovery, personal growth; manage symptoms, gain independence, and master use of community resources to the best of each client’s ability. This is a community-based position which includes meeting with clients in their homes, community or in the office in addition to providing transportation to appointments using agency provided vehicles.  Min qual:  Licensed Registered Professional Nurse, and A valid and insurable driver’s license.  Preferred experience includes: Bachelor’s Degree in nursing preferred.  Three years’ experience in a psychiatric setting, with at least one year’s experience in an outpatient setting is preferred. $40.16/hour.  Schedule: 16 hours per week (no benefits).  Work hours are within the client service hours of Monday-Thursday, daytime hours.

Overnight Counselors Shift Supervisor – Full Time – working in the community residence/group homes setting providing supervision, training, guidance to the program staff during the overnight shifts. Complete periodic checks on Overnight Counselors and ensure Overnight Counselors are performing all assigned tasks including medication counts and ensure the group home is maintained and a clean environment for our clients. Provide support and guidance to Overnight Counselors by regularly communicating with them and respond to their calls. Provide overnight shift coverage as needed when there are call-ins and/or vacancies that cannot be filled by finding coverage from the list of employees available or doing the shift yourself. Regularly communication with Program Directors.  Know and follow agency program procedures and policies and provide guidance to all staff regarding these policies and procedures.  Min qual include: An acceptable combination of relevant education and exp including a bachelor’s degree and one year’s exp, associate degree and 3 years’ exp, or a high school diploma and 5 years’ exp., mental health exp preferred, must have a valid and insurable driver’s license; supervisor exp also preferred. 40 hours per week. Salary is $24.30/hour, $50,544.00/annual equivalent. Overtime is available; $36.45.

Schedule:

Monday Off

Tuesday Off

Wednesday 10:30pm overnight until 8:30am

Thursday 10:30pm overnight until 8:30am

Friday 10:30pm overnight until 8:30am

Saturday 10:30pm overnight until 8:30am

Sunday- Off starting at 8:30am

Assistant Program Director at 1574 House- Full Time – 1574 Union St. Residence is a group home serving clients with a mental illness located in Schenectady, NY.  Duties include assisting the Program Director with the oversight of the daily operations of the group home, client services including teaching of daily living skills that is client-centered, staff supervision, and overseeing a safe, healthy, and clean environment for our clients.  Qualification include BA/BS in human services and 1-year experience in human services, Associates degree in human services with 3 years’ experience, or a combination of equivalent experience and education. In addition, experience working with the mentally ill population and residential experience required. Supervisor experience preferred. Valid and insurable driver’s license required.  $24.30/hour: $50,544.00/annual equivalent. Overtime is available; $36.45/overtime rate. 40 hours per week.

1574 House Schedule:

Sunday-Off

Monday-Off

Tuesday: 11:00am-7:00pm

Wednesday: 12:00pm-9:00pm

Thursday: 9:00am-5:00pm

Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm

Saturdays: 8:00am-3:00pm

Housing Case Manager – Full Time: – Provide case management services; securing safe and affordable housing; teaching the necessary skills to maintain stable housing; developing linkages to community services; and develop support plans for adults who have a diagnosis of mental illness, and mentally ill adults who need intensive support and engagement in services, (MRT) and HIV/AIDs, and/or unhoused.  College degree in human services and/or equivalent experience in the human service field especially in the populations diagnosed with mentally illness, substance abuse, and/or chronic homelessness.  In addition, case management experience and a valid and insurable driver’s license are required. 40 hours per week.  $21.87/hour.  $45,489.60/ annual equivalent. Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:30.  No after hours on-call.  Overtime is available in our group home setting, $32.81/her hour for overtime pay. 

Service Coordinator Full-Time: – Providing supportive counseling to adults who have a psychiatric diagnosis and who live in independent apartments in the Schenectady community.  Duties include teaching of daily living skills including medication management and coping skills, crisis intervention and prevention, and maintaining a healthy and clean environment for our clients to become independent.  Qualifications include college classes in human services, BA preferred; 6 months-1year experience in human services preferred; valid and insurable driver’s license. 40 hours per week; $21.70/hour; $45,136.00/annual equivalent. On-Call for client emergencies on a rotating bases (approximately once every 10 weeks) for 1 week; $150 bonus for on-call.  Schedule-Monday-Friday, daytime hours. 

Residence Counselors–Full Time- Provide supportive counseling to adults with a psychiatric diagnosis living in a group home setting.  Duties include teaching of daily living skills including medication management and coping skills, crisis intervention and prevention, and maintaining a healthy and clean environment for our clients to become independent.  Qualifications include college classes in human services, BA preferred; demonstrated ability in helping others, valid and insurable driver’s license. $20.50/hour, 40 hours per week. $42,640.00/annual equivalent. Overtime rate is $30.75/hour.

Jones House Schedule:

Sunday 9:00am-5:00pm

Monday 3:00pm-11:00pm

Tuesday 3:00pm-11:00pm

Wednesday 9:00am-5:00pm

Thursday- 11:00am-7:00pm

Friday and Saturday off

1574 House Schedule:

Sunday 3:00pm-11:00pm

Monday Off

Tuesday Off

Wednesday 8:00am-4:00pm

Thursday 3:00pm-11:00pm

Friday 3:00pm-11:00pm

Saturday 3:00pm-11:00pm

201 Nott Terrace, Schenectady, NY 12307

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