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ANDRUS nurtures social and emotional well-being in children, families and the community by delivering a broad range of vital services and by providing research, training and innovative program models that promote standards of excellence for professional performance in and beyond our service community.

 

Current Job Opportunities

TO APPLY FOR A POSITION:   Please send your resume and cover letter over to andrusjobs@jdam.org.  You may also fax your resume and cover letter to 914-965-3883.   Please indicate what position you are interested in.   

Bilingual Clinician, Peekskill, NY (2/7/18)

New York State LMSW, LCSW, LMHC or LMFT with relevant experience with children, adults and families; must have knowledge of and experience with multiple modalities of psychotherapeutic intervention and knowledge of Evidence Based Treatment.  Must have strong computer skills; knowledge of Electronic Medical Records (EMR); strong oral and written communication skills and a driver’s license in good standing. Bilingual (English-Spanish) is required for the position. Schedule is Monday through Friday, 10am to 6pm.

Per Diem Bilingual Clinician, Peekskill, NY (2/7/18)

New York State LMSW, LCSW, LMHC or LMFT with relevant experience with children, adults and families; must have knowledge of and experience with multiple modalities of psychotherapeutic intervention and knowledge of Evidence Based Treatment.  Must have strong computer skills; knowledge of Electronic Medical Records (EMR); strong oral and written communication skills and a driver’s license in good standing. Bilingual (English-Spanish) is required for the position.  Schedule is flexible and will include two (2) to three (3) afternoon to evenings per week. 

Per Diem Cook, Yonkers, NY (2/7/18)

High School Diploma and one year cooking experience. Ability to speak read and understand English. Capable of obtaining a Food Safety Certificate. Valid NYS Driver’s License in good standing. Physical requirements: must possess ability to stand, walk, see, hear, and lift weights up to 75 lbs. Work schedule is Saturday, Sunday’s and holidays from 7:30am to 4:30pm.  Must be an individual who is comfortable working on their own and a self-starter. 

1:1 Health Aide, Yonkers, NY (2/7/18) 

High School Diploma with a Home Health Aide Certification or Personal Care Aide Certification required and a minimum of one year’s experience working with special-needs children. Good Oral and Written Communication skills.  Familiar with computers and electronic record-keeping.  Ability to adhere to our  organization’s core values.  Physical requirements: lift, reach, walk, climb stairs and bend.  Schedule is 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Monday – Friday.

ELA Curriculum Coordinator, Yonkers, NY (1/31/18)

ANDRUS is looking for an ELA Curriculum Coordinator for the Orchard School. The ELA Curriculum Coordinator is responsible for the delivery of ELA curriculum at the Orchard School which includes the curriculum, instruction and assessment Reading, Writing and English Literature.  The ELA Curriculum Coordinator develops curriculum maps with the input of teachers and administration.  The Curriculum Coordinator monitors teacher fidelity with the maps, instruction and assessment of the students and the school ELA programs.  The ELA Curriculum Coordinator is responsible to work collaboratively with teachers to organize the reading block which includes the assessment of student reading ability, assignment of students to the appropriate reading classes, monitoring of student progress and corrective actions as needed. The ELA Coordinator leads the school in the assessment of writing growth through the regular deliver of curriculum based measures, writing portfolios and the reporting out of student success.  The ELA Coordinator monitors the inventory of all reading and ELA materials in the school including classroom texts, novels, reading materials and support materials and develops purchase orders as necessary to maintain a high quality and quantity of ELA materials for the teaching staff to utilize.  The ELA Coordinator provides or arranges for staff development for all teachers to reach teaching standards or to grow in the area of ELA instruction.   The ELA Coordinator provides 1:1 or small group instruction to students who can benefit from intense intervention.  

Requirements:  Certification in Special Education with experience teaching Literacy or Certification in Literacy with experience with special education children. A minimum of 3 years classroom experience required and proficiency in teaching English Literature, Reading and Writing. Strong organizational, verbal and written communication skills.  Must be able to reach, walk, climb stairs and bend.  This position for a 10 month school year and 6 week summer program.   Hours are 8:30AM to 3:30PM, with Mondays and Wednesdays designated for leadership and staff conferences 3pm to 5PM.

Care Coordinator, Yonkers, NY (1/31/18)

The Care Coordinator in our Care Management division is ultimately responsible for the overall provision and coordination of services to assigned caseload. The Care Coordinator guides program enrollees and their caretakers (legal guardians) through the health care system by assisting with access issues, developing relationships with service providers, and tracking interventions and outcomes

Requirements:  Bachelor of Science in Nursing or related field with two (2) years relevant experience in serving children and families in child welfare, developmental disabilities, mental health, healthcare and/or other systems as well as those receiving preventive services.  Care Coordinators serving high acuity enrollees will be required to have demonstrated knowledge and understanding of the needs of such children and their families as evidenced by additional years of experience, education, or training.  Care Coordinators assigned to children who have medical fragility must have extensive experience in coordinating their care.  Experience providing service coordination and information, linkages, and referrals for community-based services.  Excellent writing, communication and organizational skills.  A passion for serving children and families with special needs.  Ability to travel to community-based agency offices, participant’s communities and homes within assigned catchment area.  Ability to receive feedback to professionally grow and/or improve.  Proven self-management abilities, including meeting deadlines, ensuring compliance with agency policy and procedures and overseeing complete and timely maintenance of agency records, in accordance with contractual requirements.  Ability to adhere to our organization’s core values. Valid NYS Driver’s License in good standing. Physical Requirements: Reach, Walk, Climb Stairs, Bend.  Schedule is 9 am to 5pm, Monday through Friday. Must be able to drive to external locations. Flexible hours as required to meet program needs with some evenings and/or weekends as identified.

Per Diem LPN, Yonkers, NY (1/22/18)

New York State Licensed Practical Nurse with current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification and a minimum of Five (5) years of clinical experience with pediatric nursing in a residential setting. Must have strong oral and written communication skills; be able to accept direction of a Registered Nurse. Perform nursing tasks within a framework; have strong medication administration skills; strong nursing clinical skills. Schedule is on a as needed basis and preference would be for someone who is available during the day shift, 7am to 3pm.

Administrative Assistant, Yonkers, NY (1/18/18)

Associates Degree with a minimum of 5 years administrative OR Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 3 years administrative experience.  Some administrative support experience in the compliance, finance, accounting or legal field is required, consisting of correspondence, filing, schedule management and interface with internal and external staff and clientele. Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.  Must be able to work in a fast paced environment.   Must have high level of interpersonal skills and strict attention to detail is a must.   Strong proficiency required in Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft Office.  Must have Driver’s License in good standing.

Horticulture Teacher, Yonkers, NY (1/18/18) 

New York State Teaching Certification  with horticulture/biology related experience.  Must be willing to both work with, and seek to increase their sensitivity and competency in working with clients with diverse characteristics.   This position is  for a 10 month school year and 6 week summer program.   Hours are 8:30 am to 3:30 pm, with one day per week designated for staff conferences from 3 pm to 5 pm

Part Time Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Peekskill / White Plains (1/18/18)

Current New York State Psychiatrist Nurse Practitioner with License and DEA registration plus BC/BE in child, (adolescent) psychiatry. Must have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience as a Psychiatrist Nurse Practitioner, including child and adolescent psychiatry.   Excellent analytical and clinical skills to resolve complex clinical and diagnostic problems.  Strong computer skills with knowledge of EMR.  Must have excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to meet session productive standards.  The schedule will include four (4), seven (7) hour work days, as needed in the program and generally within Monday through Friday schedule, 9am to 4pm. It may include evenings and Saturdays.   The position will work 28 hours per week  (14 hours in Peekskill, NY and 14 hours in White Plains, NY)

Bilingual Clinician, Yonkers, NY (1/12/18) 

New York State LMSW, LCSW, LMHC or LMFT with relevant experience with children, adults and families; must have knowledge of and experience with multiple modalities of psychotherapeutic intervention and knowledge of Evidence Based Treatment. Must have strong computer skills; knowledge of Electronic Medical Records (EMR); strong oral and written communication skills and a driver’s license in good standing. Bilingual (English-Spanish) is required for the position.  Schedule is Tuesday through Friday, 11am to 7pm and Saturday 9am to 2pm.

Special Education Teacher, Middle School, Yonkers, NY (1/9/18) 

New York State Certification in Special Education.  Must be willing to both work with, and seek to increase their sensitivity and competency in working with clients with diverse characteristics.   This position is  for a 10 month school year and 6 week summer program.   Hours are 8:30 am to 3:30 pm, with one day per week designated for staff conferences from 3 pm to 5 pm. 

Registered Nurse (2) – Per Diem, Yonkers, NY (1/9/18)

New York State Registered Nurse with Basic Life Support (BLS) current certification. Must have five (5) years clinical experience with pediatric nursing or primary care in mental health or pediatric health setting. Must have Professional demeanor, strong oral and written communication skills, safe clinical nursing and medication administration experience and experience and sensitivity to diverse multicultural nursing population. Strong nursing clinical skills: physical/mental/emotional assessment skills of pediatric patients, including support of family. Demonstrated emotional stability to cope with human suffering, emergencies, and other stressors. Background in Pediatric and Family Nursing; Community Health; Patient-Family Relations (Customer Relations). Must have NYS Driver’s License in good standing.

Full Time and Per Diem Residential Milieu Therapist’s and One to One’s, Yonkers, NY (12/21/17)

ANDRUS is seeking Milieu Therapist’s and One to One’s who are responsible to maintain a safe, predictable and therapeutic living environment for children in care at Andrus. The Milieu Therapist provides close supervision, counseling, and support to the children during all cottage-based activities; plans and implements individual and group initiatives to build children’s skills and self-esteem; ensures that the basic needs of children are met, and that the cottage is maintained in a safe, orderly, predictable, therapeutic, structured and clean condition; works as part of a multidisciplinary team which includes recreation therapists, teachers, social workers and other professionals.

High School Diploma and 5 years practical work experience or sixty (60) college credits.  Good Oral and written communication skills.  Must have physical capacity to restrain or assist in restraint of a child and to be TCI certified.  Experience working with children, preferably in a residential setting and/or with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Strong ability to communicate effectively with staff and to provide appropriate supervision of children.   Must have a valid driver’s license in good standing.  For FT the schedule will vary and include evenings working wither Sunday through Wednesday or Wednesday through Saturday.

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, Yonkers, NY (12/21/17)

The Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant provides direct occupational therapy services to children attending the Orchard School.  The therapy services, supervised by a Registered Occupational Therapist (OTR), focus on improving the ability of the student to regulate their bodies, cope with sensory processing disorders, develop or strengthen daily living and classroom skills, and other services identified in their IEP goals and objectives.

Requirements: New York State certification as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant with at least one year of related experience working with children who have self-regulation challenges, trauma histories, or are on the autism spectrum. Solid Oral and Written Communication Skills. Physical Requirements: Must possess ability to sit, stand, walk, run, climbs stairs, lifts weights of up to 30 lbs. Have physical capacity to restrain or assist in the restraint of a child.

Occupational Therapist – Registered, Yonkers, NY (12/7/17)

Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy with OTR certification and NY State Certified as an Occupational Therapist. Have three (3) years of related experience with children, with at least one (1) in setting serving children who have self-regulation challenges, trauma histories, or are on the autism spectrum. Strong Oral and Written Communication Skills. Must have the physical capacity to restrain or assist in the restraint of a child.  Schedule is Monday through Friday. 

Per Diem Clinician, White Plains, NY (12/1/17)

New York State LMSW, LCSW, LMHC or LMFT with relevant experience with children, adults and families; must have knowledge of and experience with multiple modalities of psychotherapeutic intervention and knowledge of Evidence Based Treatment.  Must have strong computer skills; knowledge of Electronic Medical Records (EMR); strong oral and written communication skills and a driver’s license in good standing.   Schedule is flexible and will include two (2) to three (3) afternoon to evenings per week.

 

Business & Operations Director of the Sanctuary Institute, Yonkers, NY (11/3/17) 

The Business and Operations Director of the Sanctuary Institute is responsible for two primary areas of the operations of the Sanctuary Institute; oversight of contracts and service delivery and supervision of administrative staff. In addition, the Business and Operations Director provides additional development and operations support to the Director of the Sanctuary Institute as needed.

Requirements:  Master’s Degree in Business Administration or comparable work experience in management, business or finance.  Minimum of five (5) years management experience.  Strong supervisory, organizational and communications skills.  Must be a commutable distance to main campus in Yonkers.  Schedule is Monday through Friday, 9 to 5.

Part Time Psychiatrist, Yonkers, NY (10/25/17)

Current New York State Physician License and DEA registration, plus board certification in child and adolescent psychiatry. Experience in child and adolescent psychiatry.   Excellent analytical and clinical skills to resolve complex clinical and diagnostic problems.  Strong computer skills with knowledge of EMR.  Must have excellent Oral and written communication skills.   Ability to meet session productivity standards.   Position will be working 24 hours per week.   A flexible schedule is available

Budget Analyst, Yonkers, NY (10/20/17)

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field with five (5) years related experience in the field. Valid NYS Driver’s License in good standing. Must have advanced skills in Microsoft Suite with working knowledge of accounting and reporting software. Ability to multitask and work autonomously. Must have strong organizational skills and attention to detail and knowledge of procedural controls and data validation techniques required. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines. Independent worker and analytical thinker with ability to conduct research, data analysis and resolve complex problems. Strong financial modeling experience. Must possess excellent communication and presentation skills, and be comfortable interacting with executive-level management. Experience in the nonprofit sector, with particular knowledge of residential and healthcare facilities is required. Must be able to sit, stand, walk, see, climb stairs, and carry up to 30 lbs. Schedule is Monday through Friday, 9AM to 5PM.

Director of ANDRUS Center for Learning and Innovation/Sanctuary Institute, Yonkers, NY (10/9/17)

The Director is responsible for the overall operations of the ANDRUS Center for Learning and Innovation and the Sanctuary Institute, including managing all training and product development, operations, contracts, scheduling and coordinating all training and consultation, and marketing. The Director provides oversight of fiscal management and accountability of the ACLI/SI.

REQUIREMENTS:  PhD, MSW, LCSW, LMSW, MPH or comparable graduate degree with a minimum of three (3) years management experience in a training/educational environment and a minimum of three (3) years’ experience with the Sanctuary Model. Strong organizational skills, written and communication skills are a must.  Must have ability to travel.  Strong technological background for telecommuting.  Must have a valid NYS Driver’s License in good standing.  Must be able to sit, stand, walk, see, climb stairs, and carry up to 30 lbs. Must have the ability to adhere to our organization’s core values. The scheduled is 9am – 5pm, Monday through Friday. Flexibility is a must for this position. This role will entail approximately 80% travel with 50% overnight travel domestic and 5% overnight international travel.

Substitute Teacher, Yonkers, NY (9/27/17) 

New York State Certification in Special Education or subject area.  Must be willing to both work with, and seek to increase their sensitivity and competency in working with clients with diverse characteristics.   This position is on a daily basis as needed for a 10 month school year and 6 week summer program.   Hours are 8:30 am to 3:30 pm, with one day per week designated for staff conferences from 3 pm to 5 pm

Account Manager, Yonkers, NY (8/8/17)

ANDRUS is looking for an Account Manager for The Sanctuary Institute. The Accounts Manager is responsible for managing the contracting for new clients and ensuring that related pieces for account kickoffs are scheduled. The Accounts Manager reports into the Director of Business & Operations and works closely with the Sales Director, Programs Associate, and key consultants to support onboarding of new clients and service of existing clients contracting for new opportunities.  The Schedule for the position is Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm with occasional extended hours for special events.

 The qualified candidate will possess:

Bilingual Per Diem Clinician, White Plains, NY (8/4/17)

New York State LMSW, LCSW or LMHC with relevant experience with children, adults and families; must have knowledge of and experience with multiple modalities of psychotherapeutic intervention and knowledge of Evidence Based Treatment. Must have strong computer skills; knowledge of Electronic Medical Records (EMR); strong oral and written communication skills and a driver’s license in good standing. Bilingual (English-Spanish) is required for the position.  Schedule is flexible and will include two (2) to three (3) afternoon to evenings per week.

Clinical Director, Yonkers, NY (7/26/17)

New York State LCSW or PhD in Psychology with license with a minimum of three (3) to five (5) years’ experience of clinical supervision. Commitment to the Sanctuary Model and its tenants, expertise in trauma informed care and knowledge of best practices in the field.  Excellent oral and written communication skills.  Ability to adhere to our organization’s core values.  Valid Driver’s License in good standing.  Physical requirements: walk and climb stairs.  Schedule is generally, 9am to 5pm weekdays, serving as an Administrator on-call as scheduled and available as needed for clinical crises for campus programs. Other hours may be necessary for specific projects. 

Senior Clinician, Yonkers, NY (7/14/17)

LCSW or PhD or Psy. D. in clinical work with a professional license in NYS with a Minimum of four (4) years of clinical experience.   Must be able to demonstrate awareness of and adherence to consistent professional boundaries within diverse settings.  Knowledge of and experience with multiple modalities of psychotherapeutic intervention and be a proficient diagnostician with excellent management skills to resolve complex clinical and administrative problems.   Must be computer literate and have excellent communication skills. Ability to meet session productivity standards. Access to a car for travel.  Ability to hold a flexible schedule to work evenings as needed. Schedule is Monday through Friday, 10am to 6pm.  Must be open to working 2 evenings a week.

Head Preschool Teacher, Tuckahoe, NY (6/30/17)

Child Development Associate (CDA) certification and some early childhood courses with a minimum of four (4) years of working experience with young children OR Bachelor’s Degree in Education or related field with a minimum of one (1) year full-time experience working with toddlers. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills; knowledge of computer programs (Word & Excel).

 

Per Diem Teacher Aide, Yonkers, NY (4/28/17)

High School Diploma and 5 years practical work experience or sixty (60) college credits.  Good Oral and written communication skills.  Must have physical capacity to restrain or assist in restraint of a child and to be TCI certified.  Strong ability to communicate effectively with staff and to provide appropriate supervision of children.   Schedule will be Monday through Friday, 9am to 3pm

Per Diem Teacher Aide, Tuckahoe, NY (3/24/17)

High School Diploma with a minimum of two (2) years of experience working with young children. The Teacher’s Aide assists in carrying out planned curriculum/daily activities and helps to effectively manage the classroom. The Teacher’s Aide provides coverage for the Assistant Teacher or Head Teacher. Must have facility in written and spoken English; knowledge of computers (Word & Excel). Schedule is Monday through Friday with varying hours between 7am to 6:30pm

School Support Aide (Crisis Prevention) (2), Yonkers, NY (2/28/17)

High School Diploma and 5 years practical work experience or sixty (60) college credits.  Good Oral and written communication skills.  Must have physical capacity to restrain or assist in restraint of a child and to be TCI certified.  Strong ability to communicate effectively with staff and to provide appropriate supervision of children.   Schedule will be Monday through Friday, 7am to 3pm.

Assistant Toddler Teacher, Tuckahoe, NY (9/13/16)

Child Development Associate (CDA) certification and some early childhood courses with a minimum of one (1) years of working experience with young children. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills and knowledge of computer programs (Word & Excel). Schedule is Monday through Friday, 10AM to 6PM

Supervising Psychologist, White Plains, NY (8/9/16)

Ph.D or Psy.D in Clinical or School Psychology with at least two (2) years of post-doctoral clinical experience with treatment and assessment of children or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired.  Must have knowledge of and experience with multiple modalities of psychotherapeutic intervention. Strong ability to have functional and administrative supervision exercised over staff. Excellent analytical and management skills to resolve complex clinical and administrative problems. Must be computer literate.  Must have good oral and written communication skills as well as ability to meet session productivity standards.  This is a Monday through Friday schedule.

Certified Teaching Assistant’s, Yonkers, NY (Posted 8/8/16)

High School Diploma. Must be Certified as a Teaching Assistant by New York State and comfortable working with emotionally troubled children.  Minimum of one (1) years of experience working with children who have emotional disabilities OR in lieu of experience must have one year of college. Must have good oral and written communication skills 

 

 

 

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