Employment Opportunities

Family_EllenvilleThroughout our history, the great strength of FAMILY has been the willingness of our volunteer and paid staff to give of themselves to help make a difference in our community. We are always looking for more people who want to join us, and we welcome everyone’s contribution. Call any of the programs listed in our Directory of Services for more information about how you can help, or fill out the form below to apply for a specific opportunity listed here:

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Health Home Care Manager
Adult Case Management Services, a program of Family of Woodstock, Inc., is hiring a full-time case manager working with adults under the New York State’s Health Home program, and working out Family’s Woodstock office after an initial training period.
Responsibilities include: providing outreach; initial screening and interviewing of potential clients; enrollment services; and case management. Position also requires computer and office equipment proficiency.
Qualifications:Must have a bachelor’s degree or a minimum of two years’ experience working in human services, a valid NYS driver’s license with a clean driving record, reliable transportation, and must be able to clear NYS Justice Center/fingerprint background clearance. Spanish language capability preferred, but not required.
Wage: $14.00/hr with agency benefits after a three month probationary period. EOE.
Qualified applicants, please send cover letter and resume via email to Victoria Read at vread@familyofwoodstockinc.org, fax: (845) 331-0526, attn: Victoria Read, or mail: P.O. Box 3516, Kingston, NY 12402.
EOE

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Awake Overnight Staff (2) – Family House, a program of Family of Woodstock, Inc. is seeking. This is a great position for night owls or people who have varied schedules during the day. Primary responsibility is to
monitor the safety of the adolescent residents staying at our program, handling referrals that may come in during the night, light housework duties and some paperwork. The first position is a 40-hour, with three overnight shifts and one 10 hour day shift. The second position is a 39-hour, with three overnight shifts and one 9 hour day shift. The AWAKE overnight shift is 11pm-9am and the day shifts vary. Residential program experience, knowledge of at-risk teen behavior and bilingual/Spanish A PLUS! (not required). Candidates should have reliable transportation, and MUST have a clean driving record.
Must also be able to clear NYS Justice Center/fingerprint background clearance. $11/hr. Please forward resume indicating paid or volunteer experience working with at-risk youth kwarringer@fowinc.org or ATTN: Kelly Warringer, PO BOX 3516, Kingston, NY
12402 NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Family of Woodstock, Inc. is a Not-for-Profit agency. EOE

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MidWay Transitional Living Program Residential Fill-In Counselor
Family of Woodstock, Inc. – Kingston, NY
$10.31 an hour

Family of Woodstock’s MidWay Program is looking for motivated and compassionate individuals who would like to work with teenagers on a per-diem basis. MidWay is a residential program that provides safe and supportive housing to runaway and homeless youth. There are two program sites- one in Kingston and one in Ellenville- and each site houses up to 6 teenagers. Fill-in Residential Counselors agree to be on the program’s fill-in list, and will be called in for various shifts throughout the week. These shifts may be scheduled ahead of time (for staff members who are scheduling vacations). Other times, program staff may call the fill-in counselor to see if he/she can cover a shift for a staff member who has an emergency or who is sick. A fill-in counselor is able to decide if he/she is available for the offered shift at that time. Responsibilities: Ensuring the overall operation of the house while on shift; providing one-on-one attention to the residents, as needed; transporting residents to appointments; role modeling appropriate behaviors; communicating empathy and strength-based decision-making skills with residents; and other tasks related to the safety and well-being of the household. Qualifications: Must have HS/GED and experience working with youth in some capacity. Must have NYS license with minimal points/accidents on driving record. Must be flexible with schedule, but can have limitations to the flexibility (due to work, school, family obligations, etc.). $11/hr. $9.00 for 5 hours of overnight shifts (for sleep time). This position is open for the Kingston site, Ellenville site, or both. EMAIL or send resume to: ATTN: Kelly Warringer, PO BOX 3516, KINGSTON, NY 12402- NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE- If you are interested in gaining some experience in human services, this is a great opportunity to work directly with clients and learn about providing supports to clients in a compassionate and effective way!

Required experience: youth: 1 year
Required license or certification: Clean, valid, driver’s license

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Fill In-Darmstadt Shelter, a program of Family of Woodstock, Inc., is hiring for fill-in staff.
Responsibilities include cooking in large quantity and transporting clients, providing crisis counseling,
maintaining records and documenting, conducting intakes and arranging discharges. A Liaison to other agencies for purposes of case planning. Good Boundaries, communication and organizations skills are necessary. Requirements include: a Valid NYS license, CPS clearance, and Fingerprinting clearance. Experience in the Human services field, homeless and mental health populations. Salary: $11/hr. Please send cover letter and resume via email to Liz Bahr at Lbahr@familyofwoodstockinc.org, fax to: (845)331-340-1753 or Mail to: 40 Thomas Street, Kingston NY 12401

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