Last Updated:

 07/18/14 03:22:23 PM

 

 

Non-Discrimination Statement


In all employment and hiring decisions, St. Catherine's Center for Children does not discriminate against employees and applicants for employment on the basis of alienage, race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. St. Catherine's Center for Children complies with all applicable Federal and State Human Rights Laws. Upon request, St. Catherine's Center for Children will provide reasonable accommodation to persons with covered disabilities requiring assistance with the application and pre-employment process. It is the agency's policy to hire, promote, retain and terminate employees on the basis of ability and work record.

If you wish to fill out an Application for Employment please come to our main office, located at:
40 North Main Ave, Albany, NY 12203

Or click here for instructions to print out a copy of the Application for Employment.

 Fill out the Application for Employment and mail it along with your resume to:  
Human Resource Manager
St. Catherine's Center for Children
40 North Main Ave
Albany, NY 12203

Applications and resumes may also be faxed at 518-641-6840

***All resumes and applications will remain on file for one year.***


Caseworker

St. Catherine’s Center for Children is a leading not-for-profit human service agency offering a broad array of human service programs in Albany, NY, and the surrounding counties.  We have immediate openings for part time or on-call caseworkers in our Community Based Services programs.   Positions are available in Albany, Columbia, Saratoga and Rensselaer counties.

 This position provides concrete outreach and advocacy services to developmentally disabled parents,  mental health clients and/or their children; provides supportive case management, mentoring and guidance to children; assists parents/children in developing their social support system, provides direct respite services to children and families enrolled in the various respite programs, responsible for required documentation.

Requirements include: BA in Human Services or Social Work and a minimum of 2 years related experience, clean and valid NYS driver’s license, ability to work with developmentally disabled and/or mental health clients, the ability to work flexible hours to accommodate client schedules; and the ability to relate to a culturally diverse population.  EOE

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org


Case Manager for Homeless Shelter

St. Catherine’s Center for Children is a leading not-for-profit human service agency offering a broad array of human service programs in Albany, NY, and the surrounding counties. We are seeking to hire a Case Manager for our Homeless Shelter.

The Case Manager is responsible for a caseload of twelve or more families. Duties include service plan implementation, family assessment, a liaison with service providers, family advocate, and team oriented collaborative worker.  The Case Manager also coordinates housing activity with families. Case Managers must be confident and firm, with the ability to enforce shelter rules and regulations.  Excellent judgment and excellent communication skills needed. 

BSW or BA degree in related field preferred.  AA degree and three years relevant human service experience required.  Clean & valid NYS Driver License required. EOE

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org


Child Care Specialist

We have immediate openings for Child Care Specialists, which are on-call positions at our Group Homes. St. Catherine’s Center for Children is looking for bright, creative, energetic employees to work with children with special needs in a residential setting.  We offer a competitive hourly rate. Requirements include HS diploma/GED equivalent, clean and valid NYS Driver’s License for at least one year. Location: Residential Departments in Albany.  The Child Care Specialist is needed for all shifts, weekends, and overnights. EOE

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org


Director of Human Resources

St. Catherine’s Center for Children is a leading not-for-profit human service agency offering a broad array of human service programs in Albany, NY, and the surrounding counties. We are seeking to hire a full time Director of Human Resources.

The Director of Human Resources is responsible for managing all aspects of the human resource and payroll departments.   Responsibilities include the coordination of employee benefits, development of policies and procedures, employee relations, conducting employee investigations, new hires, terminations, etc.

Requirements include:  Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management/ similar field, PHR preferred and a minimum of five years of human resource management experience preferably in a not for profit human services environment.  Commensurate amount of experience will be considered in lieu of degree.

Candidates must possess excellent communication, writing and organization skills and must be knowledgeable of federal, state, and local employment laws.  EOE

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org


Nurse Practitioner PT

St. Catherine’s Center for Children is a leading not-for-profit human service agency offering a broad array of human service programs in Albany, NY, and the surrounding counties. We are seeking at psychiatric nurse practitioner to work with children, ages 5 to 13, who have mental health diagnosis and trauma related social/emotional challenges.  The nurse practitioner is responsible for psychiatric assessment, diagnosis, medication management and documentation. No evening hours. Competitive salary.  

Requirements include: NYS Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner License & Board Certification, DEA#, individual NPI #, Medicaid provider ID, own individual malpractice insurance, own supervising psychiatrist, 2 years relevant experience. EOE

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org


Overnight Maintenance/Resident Assistant-Temp

Needed for our homeless shelter. The position is a temporary position which could become permanent. The duties of the position are: to perform tasks necessary to maintain the physical appearance and functioning of the building and property; serve to ensure a safe, secure, healthy, clean and positive environment for families residing in facility; and maintain respect, support, care, and a family atmosphere for residents of the facility and fellow staff members.

Requirements are: HS diploma or GED equivalent, a valid NYS Driver License and the ability to meet agency driving criteria. Needs to be physically capable of performing heavy work.  EOE

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org


Principal of the R&E May School

We are looking for a creative and high energy individual for the R & E May School.  The Principal is responsible for the organization, planning, administration and evaluation of our 853 licensed education program.  The Principal also ensures that the curriculum meets the standards set by the NYS Education Department and other regulatory bodies. 

Requirements include a MA degree in Education/ Special Education, NYS Certification in School Administration, knowledge of NYS Education Department standards and special education requirements and a clean and valid NYS Driver’s License.  Five years of experience in a special education setting with teaching, supervisory and/ or program planning experience preferred.  EOE

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org


Residential Child Care Support Specialist - Full Time

St. Catherine’s Center for Children is a leading not-for-profit human service agency offering a broad array of human service programs in Albany, NY, and the surrounding counties. We currently have an opening for a Child Care Support Specialist in our Residential Department.

 A Residential Child Care Support Specialist is needed for our Residential Program for boys and girls age 13 and under. The Residential Child Care Support Specialist is under the direction of the Unit Supervisor and is responsible for providing support, coaching, and instruction to the Child Care Staff along with assisting them in creating and maintaining a therapeutic environment and to assist in their professional development.  The Residential Child Care Support Specialist will provide guidance and instruction to the Child Care Staff in the use of therapeutic behavioral interventions that are grounded in Time Critical Intervention (TCI), trauma theory and other best practices models.  The Residential Child Care Support Specialist is responsible for helping to ensure that specific behavioral interventions and strategies outlined are consistently carried out by the Child Care Professionals and will also assist supervisors, assistant supervisors and lead staff to support consistency and implementation of daily routine and procedures in order to sustain a safe therapeutic treatment environment


Requirements include: Bachelor’s degree. Minimum of two years of experience working directly with special needs children. Clean and valid New York State Drivers License TCI Trainer Certification, preferred. EOE

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org


Respite Caseworker - Part Time or On-Call

We’re growing again!  St Catherine’s Center for Children has an immediate opening for a part time or on-call caseworker in its Community Based Services program. This position provides concrete outreach and advocacy services to developmentally disabled parents, mental health clients and/or their children: provides supportive case management, mentoring and guidance to children; assists parents/children in developing their social support system, provides direct respite services to children and families enrolled in the various respite programs, responsible for required documentation.

Requirements include: BA in Human Services or Social Work, a minimum of 2 years related experience, clean and valid NYS driver’s license, ability to work with developmentally disabled and/or mental health clients, the ability to work flexible hours to accommodate client schedules; and the ability to relate to a culturally diverse population.  EOE 

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org


Respite Worker/Skill Builder - Part Time

We have an immediate opening for a part time or on-call respite worker/skill builder in our Community Based Services program. The position provides respite and skill building to children in the Albany and Rensselaer County communities with emotional, behavioral, and/or developmental disabilities.  Responsibilities include weekly outings that promote and strengthen social skills, and required documentation.

Requirements include: Associate's degree; a clean and valid NYS Driver's License; ability to work with developmentally disabled and/or mental health clients; the ability to work flexible hours to accommodate client schedules; and the ability to relate to a culturally diverse population.  Experience with similar population required. EOE

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org


Teacher Assistant

The Teacher Assistant works with the Master Teacher to develop and implement classroom educational programs in a Day Treatment program. The children are from 5 years old to 13 years old, and have learning, behavioral, social, and emotional difficulties. The Teacher Assistant directs the students throughout the day, managing the classroom and providing crisis intervention as needed. Required: GED/High School Diploma. AAS or BA degree in human services field preferred. NYS Certificate MUST be attached to resume or application. EOE

Apply to: Director of Human Resources, St. Catherine’s Center for Children, 40 N. Main Ave., Albany, NY 12203

Or apply to: Director of Human Resources, HR@st-cath.org