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Job Listings

 

The Research Foundation for The State University of New York - Career Coach/Job Developer -  (Posted 8/18/14)

 

Location:   111 Livingston Street, Suite 300, Brooklyn, New York (Brooklyn Educational Opportunity Center)

Salary:   $44,000 - 48,000

Closing Date: Position Open until Filled

 

This is a SUNY System Administration Sponsored Programs Office University Center for Academic and Workforce Job Announcement

 

Function & Scope:     

     The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Employment & Training (SNAP E&T) program promotes long-term self-sufficiency and independence by preparing SNAP recipients for employment through work-related education and training activities.   The Career Coach/Job Developer will assist students in preparing to enter the job market with resume preparation, interviewing techniques and with locating job opportunities within the community. The Job Developer will work with students to secure long term unsubsidized employment.  The Job Developer will identify, develop and maintain relations with employers.

 

Duties:                         

 

 

Special Skills:    

     Excellent oral and written communication skills with strong interpersonal and organization skills. Must be Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Word 2010, Excel, PowerPoint and an internet job searches.

 

Education & Experience:

     Bachelor’s Degree in education, business or related field and three years’ experience recruiting, job development preferable in a social service or non-profit organization working with academically under-prepared and economically challenged population.  

 

Applicants must meet the minimum requirements in terms of qualifications.  An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered unless specifically stated otherwise. 

 

Position offered through the SUNY System Administration Sponsored Programs Office, an operating location of

The Research Foundation for The State University of New York, a private, non-profit corporation is an Equal Oppurtunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

 

Apply To: send a resume and cover letter with Ref# 1415UCAWD01 to: University Center for Academic and Workforce Development, Personnel Unit, SUNY Plaza, Corporate Woods Building, 3rd Fl., Albany, New York 12246-0001 or e-mail your information to: personnel@UCAWD.SUNY.edu

 

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Henry Street Settlements - Head Cook, Good Companions Senior Center (Posted on 8/18/2014)

 

Start Date: As soon as possible

Hours: Full time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

 

Program Overview:

Good Companions is Henry Street Settlement’s multilingual and multicultural senior citizen center. We have been welcoming individuals (60 years and older) for more than 60 years. The kitchen is responsible for preparing 180 meals for lunch and 90 meals for dinner Monday through Friday and 90 meals for our lunch program on Sundays. This position reports to the Food Service Manager and Head Cook

 

Qualifications:

 

Responsibilities:

Prepare Meals:

 

Supervision of Kitchen:

 

Food Purchasing:

 

To Apply: email Cover Letter and Resume to jobs@henrystreet.org

In the subject line, please indicate “Head Cook”

 

Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

 

Henry Street Settlement offers excellent benefits and is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program

 

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FEGS - Job Developer, WeCARE Manhattan (posted 6/24/14)

 

Experienced Job Developer looking for a structured, supportive new professional opportunity? Dynamic *Sales/Marketing professional excited about training for a rewarding new career?

 

FEGS (www.fegs.org), one of the nation's largest and most diversified health and human services organizations, brings together the best resources and people to help individuals achieve greater personal and economic independence.  FEGS helps over 100,000 New Yorkers a year!

 

Our WeCare program is a specialized welfare-to-work program serving individuals with disabilities who are receiving or applying for public assistance. Services include comprehensive medical, social and vocational assessment, wellness, vocational rehabilitation, employment and job placement.

 

*Job Developers work with individuals with varied barriers to employment, which may include disability, and/or history of under-employment or incarceration.  Responsibilities include:  developing relationships with employers, researching market trends, identifying job opportunities that match the abilities/qualifications of program participants and maintaining ongoing relationship with employers.  

 

In addition to the rewards of helping people in need, FEGS provides a comprehensive, top notch benefits package!  We offer comprehensive medical and dental coverage, 403(b), tuition reimbursement, life insurance, 4 weeks vacation, 12 paid holidays and more!

 

Current openings at our 315 Hudson Street location in Manhattan.  Apply on-line to: http://bit.ly/1ljYaWz

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status.  FEGS takes affirmative action in support of its policy to and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

 

FEGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow (OBT) - Computer Teacher (Full-Time) - Brookyn, NY (posted 8/1/14)

 

Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow (OBT) is a 31-year old non-profit organization operating out of multiple locations.  The mission of OBT is to help disadvantaged youth and adults recognize their own self-worth and advance towards self-sufficiency and financial security through job training, academic reinforcement, improved life skills, job placement and support services.  For more information visitwww.obtjobs.org

 

Responsibilities include providing training classes to disconnected youth ages 17-21 and/or adults in basic computer applications which are geared toward achieving the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification.  Program hours of operation:  8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. 

 

Required:  prior teaching experience (preferably with young adults) and experience with Microsoft applications. 

 

Send cover letter, resume and annual salary requirements to Computerteacher2014@obtjobs.org

 

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Henry Street Sttlement - Health Care Administrator (posted 8/1/14)

 

 

Start Date: As soon as possible

Hours: Part time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

 

Program Overview: The Health and Wellness Cluster is a $10M division which provides a wide array of personalized behavioral health services to individuals coping with the challenges brought on by emotional problems and mental illness. A New Youth State certified Article 31 mental health facility and approved Article 28 primary health care facility, this division delivers outpatient mental health services,  PROS, crisis services, HIV family mental health services, vocational rehabilitation, parent education, supportive employment, case management, screenings for entitlement benefits, health care navigator program and Senior Services.  Services are provided by culturally competent staff who can communicate to our clients who need to communicate in Chinese and Spanish as well as English. These programs are designed to help individuals attain their fullest potential in an environment that values respect, dignity, caring and integrity.  

 

Qualifications:

 

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

Apply To: Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@henrystreet.org. Indicate "Health Care Administrator" in subject of e-mail.

 

Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Henry Street Settlement is an equal opportunity employer/program.

 

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LaGuardia Community College/NYDesigns  - Job Coach (posted 7/29/14)

 

The Green Jobs Training Program, a program of the division of Adult and Continuing Education at LaGuardia Community College, introduces participants to the basic concepts of sustainability and provides the necessary skills to work in Green Cleaning & Waste Management and Building Operations & Maintenance.

 

The Green Jobs Training Program is seeking a Job Coach to teach 20 hours of job readiness/digital literacy curriculum to 7 classes of 25-30 participants between August 2014 and August 2015. The job readiness/digital literacy component of the training is offered over the course of 3-4 days during the 3-week program and employs a combination of lecture and interactive resume, interview, and computer skills workshops. The Job Coach will also work with the Program Manager on case management for program participants for up to an additional 20 hours per class.

 

Responsibilities

 

Qualifications

 

Position Details

This is a grant-based, part-time position. It will be based at NYDesigns, a program of LaGuardia Community College, in Long Island City, Queens.

 

TO APPLY: Email your resume and cover letter to greenjobs@nydesigns.org with "Job Coach" as the subject line.

 

Application deadline: August 18, 2014

 

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Henry Street Settlement - Counselor Advocate, Expanded Horizons (Youth Services) (posted 7/29/14)

 

Start Date: As soon as possible

Hours: Part time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

 

Program Overview:

The Extended Day 9th Period Program is a collaborative effort between Henry Street Settlement and Urban Assembly Academy of Government and Law, a high school in the Lower East Side. The 9th Period program is an structured tutoring and homework assistance program servicing 65 high school freshmen. The hired Counselor Advocate(s) will provide a caseload of these students with individual case management, basic counseling, and tutoring/homework assistance all to support and encourage students’ attendance, academic improvement, and eventually grade promotion.

 

Qualifications:

 

Responsibilities:

 

Apply To: Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@henrystreet.org. Indicate "Counselor Advocate" in subject of e-mail.
 

Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Henry Street Settlement is an equal opportunity employer/program.

 

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Henry Street Settlement - Success Mentor, Expanded Horizons (Youth Services) (posted 7/29/14)

 

Start Date: As soon as possible

Hours: Part time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

 

Program Overview: The Success Mentor Program is a collaborative effort between Henry Street Settlement and two different Seward Park Educational Campus high schools (Urban Assembly Academy of Government and Law and Lower Manhattan Arts Academy) in the Lower East Side. The Success Mentor program will serve 15-30 chronically absent students. The hired Success Mentor(s) will provide these students with individual case management and basic counseling, structured groups, academic advisement, family involvement, and a number of incentives all to support and encourage students’ attendance and academic improvement.

 

Qualifications:

 

Responsibilities:

 

 

Apply To: Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@henrystreet.org. Indicate "Success Mentor" in subject of e-mail.

 

Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Henry Street Settlement is an equal opportunity employer/program.

 

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ResCare Workforce Services - Project Director (posted 7/25/14)

 

We have an excellent opportunity for a Project Director (aka Center Director) within our Workforce Services division (Hunts Point, Bronx NY). 

With operational oversight of a multi-location, $1M workforce service operation/contract (10-12 employees, assisting approximately 11,000 Hunts Point area residents annually), the Center Director: 

 

 • Provides visionary leadership, direction and communication to achieve the ResCare vision and to maximize the mission’s performance.  Leads and delivers measurable results in an area that is in need of improvement, organizational overhaul and strong oversight.

 • Manages the successful implementation of welfare/workforce services contract, ensuring that all contractual commitments are met and met within budget.

 • Collaborates with, and manages positive and productive relationships with, the Client, ResCare management, operations staff, community partners and the general public.

 • Builds organizational capacity through the administration of ResCare programs and the development and supervision of staff across multiple locations.

 • Ensures financial sustainability and success.

 

Our Center Director provides leadership and administrative responsibility for achieving our mission and vision, assuring efficient and effective operation in the following areas of primary function:

 

 • Planning and Overall Day-to-Day Operations/Program Development:  Responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of ResCare’s strategic plan and project goals; ensures all contract goals and expectations are being met; policy and procedure development and maintenance; evaluation of the performance and impact of the organization and staff in meeting objectives and delivery of services; QA and QM.

 • Finances/Fiscal Oversight/Contract Management:  Responsible for overall budget, budget management, budget accountability and fiscal management; ensures proper practices regarding record keeping, control systems and proper reporting; leads annual budget planning efforts.

 • Human Resources/Staff Development:  Responsible for the direction, motivation and development of staff to align with and promote the ResCare mission, vision, values and brand; fosters a motivational, collaborative and innovative work environment; provides effective training and support; supervises staff performance; administers policies and procedures.

 • Business Development/Growth of Opportunities:  Responsible for the ongoing pursuit of new business relationships and job orders; achieves and maintains a “book of business” that meets and/or exceeds program goals; develops and fosters relationships and referral sources to achieve and maintain the highest job placement levels possible.   

 

Qualifications:

 • Bachelor degree required; MBA preferred.

 • MUST be fully bi-lingual, fluent in the Spanish language. 

 • 3-7 years of experience successfully leading projects/teams with the proven ability to build business and/or increase sales to meet and exceed goals and to effectively manage systems, processes and people. 

 • Supervisory experience, fiscal/financial management experience and a history of operational oversight and accountability are required.

 • Excellent opportunity for management or senior level Recruiting and Staffing professionals looking to utilize their skills and experience in an exciting and impactful new way.      

 • Must be highly driven and determined, with the ability to juggle multiple responsibilities/tasks while making it look easy.  Must exhibit the  “natural” ability to build successful, effective relationships and rapport with diverse groups (customers, staff, clients, community leaders, etc).   

 • Preferred: History of connecting with and/or working with the local (Hunts Point, Bronx) community (volunteerism, community outreach, professional networking, etc).   

 

To apply, send resume and cover letter to Samara Scott, Regional Human Resources Manager, at Samara.Scott@rescare.com or  apply online at www.rescare.com

 

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Henry Street Settlement - Employment Coordinator (posted 7/24/14)

 

Start Date: As soon as possible

Hours: Full time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

 

Program Overview: JET is the flagship employment opportunity program at Henry Street Settlement's Workforce Development Center in the heart of the Lower East Side. The Job Essentials Training (JET) Program operates on the belief that there is a job for every job seeker and it is our role to help New Yorkers become better job seekers. We offer career resources, education, and training to all NYC residents. We seek to connect job seekers with employers, in order to build confident, self-sufficient, stable members of the community and encourage the economic development of our neighborhoods.

 

The Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience developing long-term relationships with employers and businesses, fulfilling contractual obligations, and meeting monthly targets. The ideal candidate will have a strong desire to impact real and lasting change in the community and meet individuals where they are at in order to assist them to success and long-term growth. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with regular planning and working with a team to achieve results. This person will be comfortable with and demonstrate expertise in instruction, coaching, teaching and training in non-traditional formats. The candidate will be driven to provide excellent services exceeding expectations for workforce industry norms. The ideal candidate does not need a background in not-for-profit or social work. An individual with strong business and/or education experience may be preferred.

 

Qualifications:

 

Responsibilities:

 

Apply To: Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@henrystreet.org. Indicate "Employment Coordinator" in subject of e-mail.

 

Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Henry Street Settlement is an equal opportunity employer/program.

 

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Henry Street Settlement - Employer Relationship Specialist (posted 7/24/14)

 

Start Date: As soon as possible

Hours: Full time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

 

Program Overview: The Workforce Development Center provides community members with opportunities to improve skills and build confidence to secure employment. Our program (also available for non-fluent English speakers) provides the tools and resources needed to begin and complete a successful job search. Even after a job is secured, we continue to work with clients, offering alumni activities to help with career advancement.

 

Qualifications:

 

Responsibilities:

 

Apply To: Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@henrystreet.org.

Indicate "Employer Relationship Specialist" in subject of e-mail.

 

Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Henry Street Settlement is an equal opportunity employer/program.

 

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Henry Street Settlement - Kitchen Helper (posted 07/17/14)

 

Hours: Full time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Start Date: As soon as possible

 

Program Overview:  The Third Street Women's Shelter is a six-story structure with a basement level constructed of masonry and steel. Built in 1960 with approximately 25,000 square feet, it was originally owned and operated as the New York City Pre-Natal Homeless Women's Shelter. In 1997, the Department of Homeless Services contracted with the Henry Street Settlement to allow the Settlement to assume all program and operating responsibilities. Housing for homeless single adult women is provided in congregate style with 79 individual living cubicles and beds. Additional space is available for community meals, vocational and educational services, program participation, private consultation, and administrative offices.

 

Qualifications:

 

Responsibilities:

 

Apply To: Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@henrystreet.org.

 

Indicate "Kitchen Helper" in subject of e-mail. Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Henry Street Settlement is an equal opportunity employer/program.

 

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Henry Street Settlement - Development Associate/Database Administrator (posted 07/11/14)

 

Start Date: August 1

Hours: Full time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

 

Program Overview: The Development Associate/Database Administrator position is part of the Development and External Affairs team, which includes institutional and individual fundraising; policy, advocacy, events, government relations, and volunteer initiatives.

 

Qualifications:

 

Responsibilities:

Database Management

Reporting and Analysis

General Office Duties

 

Apply To: Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@henrystreet.org.

Indicate "Development Associate/Database Administrator" in subject of e-mail.

 

Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Henry Street Settlement is an equal opportunity employer/program.

 

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Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow has the following available positions (posted 7/7/2014):

 

Senior Counselor – Bronx, NY (Full-Time)

 

Responsibilities are to coordinate all counseling activities across programs in collaboration with Center Director; conduct intake and assessments; collect eligibility documentation; provide ongoing support and case management to 17-21 year olds in an Out of School Youth Program; handle all issues related to program eligibility and ensure participants understand and adhere to program philosophy, standards, rules and regulations; maintain an active database of support services and other programs for referral purposes; maintain case files; conduct weekly group counseling sessions and meet individually with assigned participants; follow up with participants upon program completion; enter information into funder and internal databases. CSW preferred; computer proficiency in MS Office a must. Related experience preferred. Bilingual English/Spanish helpful. Must be willing to work as part of a team and be able to establish positive relationships with disconnected young adults.

 

Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: jobpostings@obtjobs.org and you must use Bronx Senior Counselor in the subject line.

 

Vocational Counselor – Bronx, NY (Full-Time)

 

Responsibilities are to conduct intake and assessments; provide ongoing support and case management to 17-21 year olds in an Out of School Youth Program; handle all issues related to program eligibility documentation and ensure participants understand and adhere to program philosophy, standards, rules and regulations; maintain an active database of support services and other programs for referral purposes; maintain case files; conduct weekly group counseling sessions and meet individually with assigned participants; assure that participants are achieving milestones needed to transition into employment or post-secondary education; follow up with participants upon program completion; enter information into funder and internal databases. Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required; computer proficiency in MS Office a must. Related experience preferred. Bilingual English/Spanish helpful. Must be willing to work as part of a team and be able to establish positive relationships with disconnected young adults.

 

Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: jobpostings@obtjobs.org and you must use Bronx Vocational Counselor in the subject line.

 

High School Equivalency Instructor – Bronx (Full-Time)

 

Responsibilities include providing daily instruction to disconnected youth ages17-21 in all five content areas of the High School Equivalency/TASC exam and providing contextualized instruction in Business English and Business Math relating to a general business environment; assisting in administering and grading TASC readiness tests and TABE testing/post-testing; coordinating instruction with other instructors.  Bachelor’s degree and teaching experience required. Prior experience in teaching HSE (or GED) prep classes as well as knowledge of the new Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) preferred. Prior experience working with young adults preferred; must be willing to work as part of a team. 

 

Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to: jobpostings@obtjobs.org and you must use Bronx HSE Instructor in the subject line.

 

P/T High School Equivalency Teacher at Bushwick (Daytime) 

 

OBT is seeking a part-time High School Equivalency Teacher for adult learners 12:30-3:30 Monday -- Thursday, at OBT's Bushwick (280 Wyckoff Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11237)  location in Brooklyn. Responsibilities include delivering an interactive HSE preparation course that integrates all five content areas, with special emphasis on essay writing and math, conducting assessments, and related duties.

 

Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and two years basic education or HSE teaching experience, preferably at a non-profit organization or with learning disabled students.

 

Salary Information: Starting compensation is based on qualifications and experience.

How to Apply: Please send a resume, cover letter, and sample lesson plan to Darren Latanick, Senior Director of Adult Services, at dlatanick@obtjobs.org

 

P/T High School Equivalency Teacher at Bushwick/Williamsburg Site (Evening)

 

OBT is seeking a part-time High School Equivalency Teacher for adult learners 5:30-8:30 Monday -- Thursday, at OBT's Bushwick/Williamsburg (25 Thornton St. Brooklyn, NY 11206)  location in Brooklyn. Responsibilities include delivering an interactive HSE preparation course that integrates all five content areas, with special emphasis on essay writing and math, conducting assessments, and related duties.

 

Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and two years basic education or HSE teaching experience, preferably at a non-profit organization or with learning disabled students.

 

Salary Information: Starting compensation is based on qualifications and experience.

How to Apply: Please send a resume, cover letter, and sample lesson plan to Darren Latanick, Senior Director of Adult Services, at dlatanick@obtjobs.org

 

P/T HSE Teacher at Sunset Park Site (Evening)

 

OBT is seeking a part-time High School Equivalency Teacher for adult learners 5:30-8:30 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, at OBT's 783 4th Avenue location in Brooklyn. Responsibilities include delivering an interactive HSE preparation course that integrates all five content areas, with special emphasis on essay writing and math, conducting assessments, and related duties.

 

Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and two years basic education or HSE teaching experience, preferably at a non-profit organization or with learning disabled students.

 

Salary Information: Starting compensation is based on qualifications and experience.

How to Apply: Please send a resume, cover letter, and sample lesson plan to Darren Latanick, Senior Director of Adult Services, at dlatanick@obtjobs.org

 

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English Instructor - Jamaica, Queens; Full-Time (posted 7/1/14)

 

Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow seeks an English Instructor to work with 17-24 year olds in its Out of School Youth Job Training and High School Equivalency (HSE) and Young Adult Internship (YAIP) Programs.  The English Instructor is responsible for teaching an academic English curriculum that augments the existing HSE classes and provides contextualized instruction related to working in a general business environment. 

 

Primary responsibilities are to:

 

 

Qualifications:

 

 

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to Dani Smejkal at dsmejkal@obtjobs.org

 

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Henry Street Settlement - Receptionist (posted 6/24/14)

 

Program Overview: The Health and Wellness Cluster is a $10M division which provides a wide array of personalized behavioral health services to individuals coping with the challenges brought on by emotional problems and mental illness. A New Youth State certified Article 31 mental health facility and approved Article 28 primary health care facility, this division delivers outpatient mental health services,  PROS, crisis services, HIV family mental health services, vocational rehabilitation, parent education, supportive employment, case management, screenings for entitlement benefits, health care navigator program and Senior Services.  Services are provided by culturally competent staff who can communicate to our clients who need to communicate in Chinese and Spanish as well as English. These programs are designed to help individuals attain their fullest potential in an environment that values respect, dignity, caring and integrity.  This position reports directly to the Deputy Program Officer for Health and Wellness.

 

Qualifications:

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

 

Apply To: Please send resume and cover letter to jobs@henrystreet.org. Indicate "Receptionist/Floater" in subject of e-mail.

Due to the high volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Henry Street Settlement is an equal opportunity employer/program.