Human Development Services of Westchester (HDSW) is proud to have been involved in the evolution of community-based direct-care services for vulnerable populations in New York State since 1968. HDSW celebrates 50 years of service as a community-based not-for-profit this year, providing vital services to people throughout every corner of Westchester County. In today’s ever-changing health care marketplace, HDSW offers person-centered services to over 3000 people each year. We are dedicated to Creating Community and to have opportunities each day for people to realize their dreams through our unique blend of inter-related programs. At HDSW What Matters To You, Matters To Us! We are looking for qualified individuals to join our team.
The Employment Coordinator is responsible for the oversight of vocational activities for the Clubhouse, Housing and Case Management programs of HDSW. The Employment Coordinator works with consumers to establish person-centered vocational goals. The Employment Coordinator is responsible for Job Development and works in collaboration with the Director of Recovery Services to meet job placement and employment retention goals for HDSW, including HCBS. The Employment Coordinator also works as a generalist in the Clubhouse program. This staff works together with the Program Coordinator to oversee the daily operation of the Employment Unit.
Master’s Degree/Master’s candidate; Bachelor’s Degree; Vocational Counselor; or Certified Rehabilitation Counselor. Additional minimum one-year behavioral health experience and proven Job Development experience a must. Previous Job Coach experience, knowledge of ACCES-VR, Clubhouse Model and/or Bilingual a plus.
Must have excellent computer, communication, interpersonal, organizational and administrative skills and have a working knowledge of Medicaid and Social Security Benefits. Ability to multi-task and work with a variety of people.
Clean driver’s license and own car for fieldwork required.
ALL POSITIONS ARE SUBLECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND, FINGERPRINTING AND MOTOR VEHICLE REPORT CHECK.
HDSW offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, voluntary benefits and 401k Retirement Plan and Tuition Reimbursement after one Year Full-Time employment.
Equal Opportunity Employer
If you are interested in joining our diverse team please email your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org