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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POSITION DESCRIPTION: Adult Case Manager – Re-Entry
SALARY:    $ 14.81 per hour
WORK SCHEDULE/HOURS: Flexible 40 hours between Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
SUPERVISOR: Ulster County Re-Entry Coordinator
WORK SITE: FOW in Kingston
 
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: BA or 3 years experience providing case management services and/or translation services or commensurate personal/professional experience.  Knowledge of/and sensitivity to those vulnerable populations receiving mental health and substance use disorder services/counseling. Knowledge of Ulster County agencies necessary.
 
COLLATERAL REQUIREMENTS:  This position requires proof of the following and scheduled updates as indicated:
 X  Clean Valid Driver License   X  Registered, insured vehicle in operating condition   X SEC Clearance  X Justice Center Clearance
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Receive supervision from the FOW supervisor.
  • Assist with domestic, legal, medical, housing, school, and benefit issues for participants in the Re-Entry program.
  • Provide outreach intake and case management services at Ulster County Jail.
  • Alternate Wednesdays will attend Family’s case conference. Compile and submit monthly statistics to supervisors.
  • Carry a Long Term Program Case Load.
  • Case manager will meet clients at Parole, Ulster County Jail, and FOW offices and will also provide home visits to the clients, as needed.

Please send cover letter and resume to Victoria Read, 39 John Street, Kingston, NY  02140 or email to vread@familyofwoodstockinc.org.

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POSITION DESCRIPTION:  Health Home Care Manager/Administrator
WORK SCHEDULE/HOURS:  Monday to Friday/40 hrs. Flexible
PAY:  $14.81  per Hour
WORK SITE:  39 John St., Kingston, NY
SUPERVISOR: Program Director for ACMS
 
QUALIFICATIONS: BA plus 2 year experience in mental health/human services, or 5 years experience in a related field.  Excellent communication skills. Knowledge and understanding of substance abuse, prevention and risk factors; mental illness; education on HIV/AIDS harm reduction; basic understanding of chronic illnesses and general knowledge of Ulster County’s human services agencies.  Must have a CLEAN NYS driver’s license, and a registered and insured vehicle in operating condition. Clearance from NYS Justice Center.
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:  To insure that all billing and reporting of Health Home activities is accurately and completely recorded and reported, and to oversee outreach to potential Health Home clients.
 
-Record statistics on a monthly basis and submit them to Program Director.
-Maintain electronic Health Home files.
– Keep Program Director informed of late reporting from case manager.
-Attend a bi-weekly case conference and bi-weekly supervision.
-To outreach by phone or by visiting the home of the prospective candidates.
-Provide support and backup to the other case managers of ACMS.
-Provide information and referral to services in the area.
 
BENEFITS: Full benefits offered to employees include medical and dental insurance upon completion of the three month orientation period.
 
Please send cover letter and resume to Victoria Read, 39 John Street, Kingston, NY  02140 or email to vread@familyofwoodstockinc.org.

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Title I TutorFamily House, a program of Family of Woodstock, Inc. is seeking a Title I Tutor to join us! Family House is looking for an organized, energetic individual to work with youth ages 12 to 17 in an emergency shelter setting. The candidate must be a Certified, Master’s Level Teacher. Experience working with youth with learning difficulties and behavior issues is a must. Family House is a crisis shelter so the ability to function in a non-school setting, always changing and challenging environment is imperative. The program is beginning the use of various assessments in order to help youth plan for their futures and build on their inherent strengths. Training will be provided. This is an exciting opportunity to help build a structured and creative program for the youth that Family House serves. In addition to conducting assessments, the candidate will assist youth in completing homework requirements from their various school settings, observing and communicating with Family House staff and schools as needed. Family House wants you to help foster a safe and supportive learning environment! Job Requirements: Independent starter, strong communicator, flexibility, confidence-Certified, Master’s level teacher-Must be willing to undergo a background check, fingerprinting, in accordance with local law/regulations-Knowledge of Title 1-Record keeping Schedule: Monday-Thursday: 6:30pm-8:30pm, approximately 8 hours per week, during the school year, with flexibility for increase or decrease of hours depending on the shelter census and need. Compensation: $45/hour -Consultant Contract Family of Woodstock is an EOE. Please email your résumé to Kelly Warringer, Team Leader at kwarringer@fowinc.org

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The Assistant Program Director/ Head of Children’s Program-Assistant Program Director (APD) will run all aspects of the residential children’s program. This includes (and is not limited to) supervising two full time staff, designing children’s groups and individual activities, meeting with parents, running parenting groups, school advocacy, collecting required data and writing reports. Our ideal APD will have extensive experience planning for and working with children, some experience supervising staff, and be comfortable with compiling data and writing reports. Candidate should understand domestic violence and have a working knowledge of trauma informed practice. Candidate is expected to having adequate computer skills (i.e. proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel) and should be capable of using email and electronic data bases for record keeping. Candidate must be able to work within a team of staff in an often fast paced and emotionally charged environment. Candidate will be expected to gradually take on more broad administrative duties at the shelter and be available for a rotating on call schedule (including some evenings and weekends). Candidates must be able to pass criminal background checks, child protective checks, and motor vehicle checks. Advanced communication skills, knowledge of conflict resolution, and experience advocating for clients helpful. Please include cover letter with resume: kstorch@familyofwoodstockinc.org

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2 Overnight Managers–The Darmstadt Shelter, a program of Family of Woodstock, Inc., is hiring for 2 full-time Overnight Manager positions. Schedule:Hours for each will be 10:30 PM—8:30 AM, details of schedule yet to be determined. Responsibilities:Cleaning and restocking, provide crisis counseling, and maintain statistics and records. Good boundaries, communication and organizational skills are necessary. Requirements:Be able to pass CPS Clearance; and be able to clear NYS Justice Center Fingerprinting background clearance; and have experience in human services, working with homeless and mental health populations. Wage: $12.06/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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