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Residence Staff Worker - Wanaque Residence

Posted by
Fountain House, Inc.
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New York, NY
New
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Published 27 days ago

Work Location – 425 West 47th Street, New York, NY 10036 (currently working remote during COVID-19 Pandemic)

Shift – This position requires a 4-day work week (Friday - Monday 12 p.m. - 10 p.m. ) and an overnight role (Wednesday- Saturday 10pm- 8 a.m.)

Fountain House Mission

Fountain House is dedicated to the recovery of men and women with mental illness by providing opportunities for our members to live, work, and learn, while contributing their talents through a community of mutual support.

POSITION SUMMARY 

To provide exemplary care and assistance to our residents living with mental illness(es) in their home. We want to create a caring, collaborative community where our residents will thrive and achieve their goals of living longer healthier lives by providing support with their daily lives.

Job Responsibilities

·      Engage and work alongside members in the residence or apartment to perform necessary tasks for the upkeep of the residence and the well-being of members

·      Assist members with all aspects of community support services and case management work (including housing and entitlements, clinical linkage and follow-up, etc.)

·      Establish and update goals and record progress of members, with members

·      Prepare and submit paperwork (including service plans, progress notes, plan reviews, etc.), in a consistent and timely manner

·      Other duties, as assigned

Qualifications and Education

·      Undergraduate degree or an equivalent in work experience and training in Human Services, required

·      Flexible and able to work any residential shift, including evenings and weekend, as needed

·      Positive, energetic, dynamic, and engaging personality as it relates to working alongside individuals with mental illness, staff and external service providers

·      Collaborative and creative approach to work-related duties

·      Valid Driver’s License preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

·      Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate within the agency and with external providers such as Physicians, Social Security, Medicaid

·      Excellent computer proficiency (MS Office – Word, Excel, and Outlook)

·      Must be able to work under pressure and in during a crisis

·      Meet deadlines for documentation and any other necessary duties

·      Ability to work independently, multitask and to conduct assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices

Work Location – 425 West 47th Street, New York, NY 10036 (currently working remote during COVID-19 Pandemic)

Shift – This position requires a 4-day work week (Friday - Monday 12 p.m. - 10 p.m. ) and an overnight role (Wednesday- Saturday 10pm- 8 a.m.)

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Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

Benefits

Fountain House offers generous benefit packages for you and your dependents! Our benefit reach includes working for an incredible mission with dedicated and passionate professionals, and collaborative staff in a rewarding work environment.

The following benefit programs are available to eligible full-time employees:  

  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) policy)
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance have low out of pocket costs
  • Health Savings Account
  • Group Life Insurance (Paid by Fountain House- coverage up to 2x salary)
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability (STD) & Long- Term Disability (LTD)
  • STD supplemental options
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Pre-Tax Commuter Benefits
  • 403(b) Retirement
  • Paid bereavement leave
  • Tuition Assistance  
  • wayForward mental health services (EAP)
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • Competitive salaries

Qualifications are subject to change in accordance with government regulations.

Fountain House is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Benefits

Fountain House offers generous benefit packages for you and your dependents! Our benefit reach includes working for an incredible mission with dedicated and…

Location

On-site
425 W 47th St, New York, NY 10036, USA

How to Apply

Application Instructions: 

To apply for this position, review our website at https://fountainhouse.org/careers and please submit your application, upload your resume, cover letter and salary requirements.

Application Instructions: 

To apply for this position, review our website at https://fountainhouse.org/careers and please submit your application, upload your resume, cover letter…

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