Thank you for your interest in Unity House of Cayuga County Inc. - a human services agency dedicated to providing and facilitating an array of services to a variety of consumers in Central New York. Current job openings are listed below.



Senior Counselor- Independent Housing- Wayne County


Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc. seeks a Mental Health Senior Counselor for its Independent Housing Program in Wayne County. Bachelorís Degree in Human Services, Rehabilitation Counseling, Psychology, Social Work, etc. or an Associateís Degree in a human services related field plus three years of experience in human services or a High School Diploma/GED plus five years experience in human services. Computer skills and keyboarding familiarity required. Must be able to be reached by phone/pager and have a vehicle to transport and complete agency business. Evidence of understanding and empathy for the Mental Health population. Ability to be flexible and work in a team environment. Excellent interpersonal, communication, organization, decision-making, and problem-solving skills a must. Position is full-time, Mon-Fri: 8am-4pm, with benefits package included; tobacco free workplace. Valid and acceptable NYS Driverís License per Agency policies required. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join Our Team or complete application at Unity House, 34 Wright Ave., Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F




Hiring/Recruitment Specialist Ė Ithaca
Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc seeks a full-time Hiring/Recruitment Specialist. Associateís Degree in Human Resources/Related field and two years experience in human resources required. Bachelors in Human Resources preferred. Experience in interviewing/hiring and recruitment preferred. Experience and demonstrated computer literacy with database systems, MS Office Windows, MS Office Excel and other computer-based software. Ability to provide/exhibit/demonstrate exceptional customer service and verbal/written communication skills to internal/external customers, ability to demonstrate acceptance of disabled persons, etc. Must demonstrate ability to work independently, be creative and demonstrate initiative, flexibility, be highly organization, with troubleshooting and problem-solving skills. Valid and acceptable NYS Drivers License in accordance with Agency policies; ability to travel required. Full-time position available including competitive salary and benefits package; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join Our Team or complete application at Unity House, 15 Catherwood Rd. Ithaca, NY 14850. EOE/M/F



Chief Operating Officer

UNITY HOUSE OF CAYUGA COUNTY INC. seeks a dynamic visionary for Chief Operating Officer. Masters Degree in Business/Public Administration, Human Services or related field required with a minimum of seven years experience at an executive, upper management, supervisor, leadership, etc., level. Must possess knowledge of current administrative practices including Accounting, Human Resources, Corporate Compliance, etc., and should reflect a well-developed comprehension of OPWDD, OMH, OASAS, ACCES-VR, Medicaid, and/or other social services nonprofit environment. Well-developed and extensive extraordinary communication and interpersonal skills, both oral and written, a must. Intelligent and articulate; demonstrates strong collaboration, leadership, negotiation, problem solving and analytical skills with ability to work in a changing environment utilizing flexibility, etc. Computer competency required. NYS Drivers License acceptable within Agency policies; ability to travel to multi-county sites is required. Full-time position, competitive salary and benefits package. Send cover letter with salary requirement and resume with references addressed to: Sara Glauberman, HR Director, Unity House of Cayuga County Inc., 34 Wright Ave, Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F




DSP Residence Counselor-Oak Drive
Unity House seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Cayuga County. Qualifications include a HS Diploma/GED and valid NYS Driverís license in accordance with agency policy required. Full-time, 40 hours per week positions available including nights and weekends; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 34 Wright Ave., Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F



DSP Residence Counselor-New Life
Unity House seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Cayuga County. Qualifications include a HS Diploma/GED and valid NYS Driverís license in accordance with agency policy required. Full-time, 40 hours per week. Schedule: Sat.-2p-10p, Sun.-Weds. 3p-11p; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 34 Wright Ave., Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F



Self Direct Specialist- Cayuga County
The DSPSDS is responsible for the organization/implementation of activities for daily living and community integration coordinated through Self Directed Services. Provision of support for the person served is dependent on the individualís need(s) and may include; however, is not limited to, physical lifting, pushing, transporting, moving and/or assisting the person served in the completion of job duties. The DSPSDS is responsible for working collaboratively with family of the person served, other Self Directed Staff, Program Director, management, etc., regarding the organization and implementation of self-directed skill building services. Qualifications include a HS Diploma/GED and valid NYS Driverís license in accordance with agency policy required. Hours are part-time and based on needs of the program; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 34 Wright Ave., Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F



Relief-DIC/Peerís Place Support Staff
Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc. seeks interested individual to work with those receiving mental health services. High school diploma/GED required along with a valid and acceptable NYS driverís license. Must be a former/current consumer of Mental Health Services. Must have excellent interpersonal/communication skills, be flexible and work in a team environment. Position is relief/part-time. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Employment or complete application at Unity House, 34 Wright Ave., Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F




DSP Community Integration Specialist-Tompkins County- First Shift Available
Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc. seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities. Duties include assisting individuals to integrate within the community while providing training and the support to foster independence in daily living skills. Qualifications include HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Drivers License in accordance with agency policy required. Part-time position available. Salary is $11.98/hour; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 15 Catherwood Rd. Ithaca, NY 14850. EOE/M/F



Relief Job Coach- Syracuse
Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc. seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults in a variety of settings in Syracuse/Onondaga County. Experience in work situations and sensitivity to individuals with disabilities preferred. Provide on-the-job support by creatively implementing job modifications and job restructuring to ensure individuals progress and success. Must be able to work flexible hours to meet workersí training needs, including nights and weekends. HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Driver's license in accordance with agency policy required. Relief position available (hours are part-time and on-call based on needs of the program); tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join Our Team or complete application at Unity House, 518 James Street Suite B, Syracuse, NY 13203. EOE/M/F



DSP Relief Residence Counselors- Cayuga County
Unity House seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Cayuga County. Qualifications include a HS Diploma/GED and valid NYS Driverís license in accordance with agency policy required. Relief positions available (hours are part-time and on-call based on needs of the program); tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 34 Wright Ave., Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F



DSP Residence Counselors- Cayuga County
Unity House seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Cayuga County. Qualifications include a HS Diploma/GED and valid NYS Driverís license in accordance with agency policy required. Full-time, 40 hours per week positions available including nights and weekends; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 34 Wright Ave., Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F



DSP Relief Mental Health Residence Counselors - Auburn
Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc. seeks caring individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with psychiatric disabilities in a residential/apartment setting in Auburn. Duties include training and support to foster independence with managing symptoms, social interaction and daily living activities. Qualifications include a HS Diploma/GED and valid NYS Driverís license in accordance with agency policy required. Relief positions available (hours are part-time and on-call based on needs of the program); tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 34 Wright Ave., Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F





DSP Residence Counselor II - Tompkins County: 2nd and 3rd Shifts available
Unity House of Cayuga County seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Tompkins County. HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Driver's License required. Six months (one year preferred) of residential experience in a related field required. Experience working with a higher needs population preferred. The DSPRCII will work in the therapeutic treatment and rehabilitation of persons within the program and work with individuals who require an enhanced level of supervision, are multiply diagnosed with Intellectual Disabilities, Mental Illness and/or have Sex Offender histories. Full-time, part-time and relief positions available, varied shifts. Benefits package included; tobacco free workplace. FT/PT: $13.18/hour. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join Our Team or complete application at Unity House, 15 Catherwood Road Ithaca, NY 14850 EOE/M/F



DSP Residence Counselor -Tompkins County: 2nd and 3rd Shifts Available
Unity House seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Cayuga County. HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Driver's License required. Full-time, positions with benefits package available; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 15 Catherwood Rd. Ithaca, NY 14850. EOE/M/F



Relief DSP Residence Counselor for Tompkins County
Unity House seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work by supporting adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Tompkins County. HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Driver's License required. Relief positions available (considered part time and on call), varied shifts. Unity House if a tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join Our Team or complete application at Unity House, 15 Catherwood Road Ithaca, NY 14850. EOE/M/F