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Employment Specialist-Auburn (Cayuga County)

HS diploma/GED with Human Services experience required. Associates in relevant field and one year of related Human Services experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential. Experience in work situations with persons with disabilities preferred. Computer skills and keyboarding familiarity required. Must be able to be reached by phone and have a vehicle to transport and complete agency business. Evidence of understanding and empathy for individuals with disabilities. Demonstrated ability to be flexible and work in a team environment with excellent decision-making, multi-tasking and problem-solving skills. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with individuals and employers to explore, secure and maintain employment while working in a changing environment with a demonstrated knowledge of and ability to work with internal/external stakeholders. Valid NYS Drivers License required according to SOA/Agency regulations, policies, practices and procedures. Schedule is determined based on individual's needs. $14.90 per hour Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 217 Genesee Street., Suite 14, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F


Administrative Secretary-Tompkins County

HS diploma/GED required. Associates Degree in Business/Office Administration or related field preferred. One year of recent and related office experience including demonstrated competency of computer skills inclusive of word processing, data entry, and development and maintenance of databases/spreadsheets, familiarity of telephone operations and general office equipment, etc., required. Excellent organizational, interpersonal (customer service) and verbal/written communication skills. Demonstrate strong attention to detail with ability to prioritize. Ability to maintain strict confidentiality regarding staff/person served issues required. Ability to demonstrate tact and courtesy in all interactions; demonstrate ability to relate to and accept individuals with disabilities. Ability to work in a changing environment, be flexible and demonstrate knowledge of and ability to work with internal/external stakeholders. Valid NYS Driver's License in accordance with Agency policies; ability to travel. Grade 10 Hourly- Min: $12.42 Mid: $14.91 Monday-Friday: 8AM-4PM Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 15 Catherwood Road Ithaca, NY 14850. EOE/M/F


Benefits Coordinator

Associates Degree in Human Resources/Related Field and a minimum of two years experience in the area of human resources with payroll processing experience required. Demonstrates skill in analyzing and interpreting human resources related knowledge, information, principles and practices; demonstrates accuracy in working with large amounts of information/data. Strong knowledge and understanding of insurance regulations, plan designs, and third party record keeping/administration required. Familiarity with COBRA, ERISA, FMLA, ADA, etc. and related NYS and Federal regulations required. Course work/seminar attendance in the benefits areas helpful (ACA, etc.). Experience and demonstrated skill with payroll database systems, word processing and Excel, and other computer based software (HRIS). Ability to exhibit exceptional communication skills (oral and written) to internal/external stakeholders; demonstrated acceptance of disabled persons; ability to work independently, be creative and demonstrate initiative, flexibility with strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Must be able to work under time constraints and deadlines. Valid and acceptable NYS drivers license per Agency policies, practices, procedures. Infrequent travel required. Monday-Friday: 8AM-4PM Grade 13 Hourly- Min: $17.45 Mid: $20.94 Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 217 Genesee Street., Suite 14, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F


Peer Specialist-OMH

High School diploma/GED required. Associates degree in a Human Services related field preferred. Provisional Status with Certification pending with documented plan to complete required experience required; current credential as a Certified Peer Specialist preferred. First-hand experience as a consumer of public mental health services required; may also include substance use disorders. Knowledge and experience applying principles of mental health peer support preferred. Additional knowledge of mental illnesses, service delivery systems, and peer support modes desirable. Must be able to be reached by phone and have a vehicle to transport and complete agency business. Computer competency required. Must demonstrate understanding and empathy for individuals with mental illness and/or substance use disorders. Demonstrated ability to be flexible and work in a team environment with excellent interpersonal, communication, organization, decision-making, and problem-solving skills required. Ability to maintain strict confidentiality regarding staff/persons supported issues. Ability to work in a changing environment, be flexible and demonstrate knowledge of and ability to work with internal/external stakeholders inclusive of local Mental Health System. Valid NYS Drivers License in accordance with Agency policies. Part time, 20 hours per week; $13.65 per hour. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 217 Genesee Street., Suite 14, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F


Wellness Coordinator (OMH)

Current, New York State LPN License with three years experience working with individuals with a mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders minimally required. LMSW or RN License with one year experience working with individuals with a mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders preferred. Additional requirements include demonstrated proficiency in interpersonal communication, organizational, and computer skills. Must possess assessment/evaluation skills and demonstrate the ability to work in a multi-task environment both independently and as a team demonstrating flexibility. Experience in the navigation of Electronic Health Records such as PSYCKES and/or RHIO preferred. NYS Drivers License in accordance with regulations and Agency policies, practices, and procedures required. Travel among sites in Cayuga County required. Full time, 40 hours per week + on call-Schedule TBD at least 3 shifts 11AM-7PM. Grade 13 Hourly: Min: $17.45 Mid: $20.94 Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 217 Genesee Street., Suite 14, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F


Employment Specialist-Syracuse (Onondaga County)

HS diploma/GED with Human Services experience required. Associates in relevant field and one year of related Human Services experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential. Experience in work situations with persons with disabilities preferred. Computer skills and keyboarding familiarity required. Must be able to be reached by phone and have a vehicle to transport and complete agency business. Evidence of understanding and empathy for individuals with disabilities. Demonstrated ability to be flexible and work in a team environment with excellent decision-making, multi-tasking and problem-solving skills. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with individuals and employers to explore, secure and maintain employment while working in a changing environment with a demonstrated knowledge of and ability to work with internal/external stakeholders. Valid NYS Drivers License required according to SOA/Agency regulations, policies, practices and procedures. Schedule is determined based on individual's needs. $14.90 per hour Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 217 Genesee Street., Suite 14, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F


SUBSTANCE USE/ADDICTION SPECIALIST(COMMUNITY RESIDENCE AND SUPPORTING LIVING FACILITY

High School diploma/GED with one year clinical experience in field of addiction or mental health or Associated degree in related field with one year clinical experience required. Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor in Training (CASAC-T) or Credentialed Problem Gambling Counseling (CPGC) required. Demonstrated ability to work with persons with addictions/mental illness required. Demonstrated computer competency required. Demonstrated excellent verbal, written, interpersonal communication skills. Ability to work in a changing environment, be flexible, work in a team and demonstrate knowledge of and ability to work with internal/external stakeholders. Must be able to be reached by phone/pager and have a vehicle to transport and complete agency business. Valid NYS Drivers License in accordance with Agency policies; ability to travel. Full-time, 32 hours per week positions available including nights and weekends at $14.43-$16.75 per hour; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 217 Genesee Street., Suite 14, 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 in a site based and without walls dayhab setting. Duties include supporting consumers within the community while providing training and fostering independence in daily living skills. Qualifications include HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Drivers License in accordance with agency policy required. Full-time positions available, hours are primarily first shift, i.e. 8a-4p and Monday-Friday. Work locations in Groton, Freeville, Dryden and Ithaca. Salary is $13.65 per hour plus benefits. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 15 Catherwood Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850. Unity House is a tobacco/smoke free agency. 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 Driver’s license in accordance with agency policy required. Relief positions available (hours are part-time and on-call based on needs of the program) at $11.80 per hour; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 217 Genesee Street, Suite 14, 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 Driver’s license in accordance with agency policy required. Full-time, 40 hours per week positions available including nights and weekends at $13.65 per hour; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 217 Genesee Street., Suite 14, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F


DSP Relief Mental Health Residence Counselors - Cayuga County

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 Driver’s license in accordance with agency policy required. Relief positions available at $11.80 per hour (hours are part-time and on-call based on needs of the program); tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at 217 Genesee Street., Suite 14, Auburn, NY 13021. 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 Tompkins County. HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Driver's License required. Full-time, positions at $13.65 per hour with benefits package available; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com 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 at $11.80 per hour. Unity House is a tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com or complete application at Unity House, 15 Catherwood Road Ithaca, NY 14850. EOE/M/F


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