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OUR MISSION

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 Family Support Specialist, Yonkers, NY (1/10/2020)

High School Diploma or GED with Two (2) years direct work experience with children and families in a community setting.  Strong oral and written communication skills and knowledge of basic computer systems.  Knowledge of Yonkers and county resources valued.  Fluent in written and spoken English and Spanish required.  Ability to adhere to our organization’s core values.  Valid driver’s license in good standing.  Physical Requirements:  Reach, Walk, Climb Stairs, Bend and Lift up to 20 lbs. Position requires flexibility and some evening and/or weekend hours.  Schedule can be flexible to accommodate working 9am to 5pm, 8am to 4pm or 10am to 6pm. 

Family Support Specialist, Yonkers, NY (1/10/2020)

High School Diploma or GED with Two (2) years direct work experience with children and families in a community setting.  Strong oral and written communication skills and knowledge of basic computer systems.  Knowledge of Yonkers and county resources valued.  Facility in written and spoken English and Spanish preferred.  Ability to adhere to our organization’s core values.  Valid driver’s license in good standing.  Physical Requirements:  Reach, Walk, Climb Stairs, Bend and Lift up to 20 lbs. Position requires flexibility and some evening and/or weekend hours.  Schedule can be flexible to accommodate working 9am to 5pm, 8am to 4pm or 10am to 6pm. 

Residential Morning Shift Supervisor, Yonkers, NY (12/20/19)

Associate’s Degree in a Human Service field with a minimum of two years of direct care experience (Bachelor’s Degree in a Human Services field preferred).   Strong organizational skills as well as strong oral and written communication skills.   Experience working with children, preferably in a residential setting.   Must be willing to both work with, and seek to increase their sensitive and competency in working with clients with diverse characteristics that may include, but are not limited to any of the following race, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical and mental health histories and differing socio-economic backgrounds.  Must possess ability to sit, stand, walk, run, climb stairs, and lift weights of up to 30 lbs.  Must have physical capacity to restrain or assist in restraint of a child and be able to hear and see well enough to provide appropriate supervision of children.    This is a 40 hour work week, working Monday through Friday from 6am to 2pm.  

Assistant Director of Residential Services, Yonkers, NY (12/20/19)

Bachelor Degree, Preferable in Human Services with five (5) Years of administrative experience.  Strong Oral and Written Communication Skills.  Strong Organizational Skills.  Experience Working with Children, Preferably in a Residential Setting.  Must possess ability to sit, stand, walk, run, climb stairs, and lift weights of up to 30 lbs.  Have physical capacity to restrain or assist in the restraint of a child.  Be able to hear and see well enough to provide appropriate supervision of children.  This position holds a 35 hour work week including evening and weekend hours when necessary.   The Assistant Director of Residential Treatment is required to be on-call as RTP on a scheduled basis and must be available for crisis as needed.    Must live in ANDRUS housing

Master Milieu Therapist, Yonkers, NY (12/6/19)

High School Diploma or sixty (60) college credits with a minimum of 10 years practical work experience. 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.   Schedule is Sunday through Thursday.  Must be able to work 1pm to 9pm Sunday Monday, Tuesday and Thursday and 12pm to 8pm on Wednesday’s.

Cook, Yonkers, NY (12/6/19)

High School Diploma and two years cooking experience. Ability to speak read and understand English. Capable of obtaining a Food Safety Certificate. Valid 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 Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5pm.

Bilingual Care Coordinator, Yonkers, NY (12/6/19)

Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services and/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.  Bilingual (English-Spanish) is required for the position .  Valid NYS Driver’s License in good standing. Physical Requirements: Reach, Walk, Climb Stairs, Bend.  Schedule is 10am to 6pm, 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.

Cottage Assistant Program Manager  – Residential Program, Yonkers, NY (11/12/19)

Associate’s Degree required with minimum of two (2) years experience working directly with children in the human services field, and at least one (1) year experience also managing administrative and operational tasks.  Strong oral and written communication skills.  Experience working with children, preferably in a residential setting.  Must possess a driver’s license in good standing.  Must possess ability to sit, stand, walk, run, climb stairs, lift weights of up to 30 lbs.  This position holds a 40 hour work week working Sunday through Thursday.  The Assistant Program Managers however must be able to be flexible in response to cottage needs.

Per Diem Clinician, Yonkers, NY (11/12/19)

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 but must allow for availability to work 2-3 days per week, working afternoons and evenings.

Life Skill Specialist, Yonkers, NY (11/8/19)

High School Diploma with two (2) years of work experience with children.  Good oral and written communication skills.   Able to handle minor repairs, residential safety and vehicle inspection.   Must possess ability to sit, stand, walk, run, climb stairs and lift weights of up to 30lbs.  Must have physical capacity to restrain or assist in the restraint of a child.   Must have a driver’s license in good standing.  Must be able to communicate effectively with staff and to provide appropriate supervision of children.  Schedule is Tuesday through Friday, 9am to 6pm and Saturday, 8am to 5pm.

Bilingual Family Worker, Yonkers, NY (11/8/19)

Bachelor’s Degree with two (2) years of experience working with children and families in a community setting or an Associate’s Degree with four (4) years of experience working with children and families in a community setting.  Strong oral and written communication skills   Knowledge of basic computer systems and navigate the internet.  Facility in written and spoken English and Spanish required. Knowledge of county resources valued.  Ability to adhere to our organization’s core values.  Valid driver’s license in good standing.  Physical Requirements:  Reach, Walk, Climb Stairs, Bend and Lift up to 20 lbs.  The work schedule for this role is generally, 9am-5pm, Monday through Friday.   The position does require flexibility and some evening and/or weekend hours.

Account Manager, Yonkers, NY (11/8/19)

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Sales or other related field with a minimum of three (3) years relevant experience or two (2) years of experience as an Account Manager.  Must have strong organizational skills, understanding of account management processes, and grasp of legal concepts, as well as knowledge of HIPAA, as well as compliance with contracts and services.  Strong written and oral communication skills, including excellent spelling and grammar.  Strong technological background that includes database maintenance, preferably Salesforce, Microsoft Office core applications, Dropbox, and mail merges.  Excellent lead management and tracking/conversion skills.  Ability to adhere to our organization’s core values.  Valid NYS Driver’s License in good standing.  Physical Requirements:  reach, walk, climb stairs, bend and carry packages up to 30lbs.  Schedule is Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Senior Clinician, Yonkers, NY (10/29/19)

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 can be Monday through Friday OR Tuesday through Saturday, 10am to 6pm. Must be open to working 2 evenings a week.

Per Diem LPN, Yonkers, NY (10/17/19)

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.  Hours and days will vary as there is the need and can include days, evening, overnights and weekend shifts.  

Campus Administrator, Yonkers, NY (10/8/19)

Bachelor’s Degree and/or ten (10) years of child welfare experience strongly preferred with Two (2) years of supervisory experience, preferably in a residential setting.  Strong oral and written communication skills.  Strong organizational skills experience working with children, preferably in a residential setting.  Successful completion of TCI Training-for-Trainer, prior to hire or within six months of hire for this position.  Solid understanding of the Sanctuary Model, with demonstrated ability to plan and implement interventions based on this.  Ability to adhere to our organization’s core values.  Physical Requirements:  Must possess ability to sit, stand, walk, run, climb stairs, and lift weights of up to 30 lbs.  Have physical capacity to restrain or assist in the restraint of a child.  Able to communicate effectively with staff and to supervise residents.  Must be willing to both work with, and seek to increase sensitivity and competency in working with, clients with diverse characteristics that may include, but are not limited to any of the following race, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical and mental health histories, and differing socio-economic backgrounds.  Must be flexible in service provision to clients in terms of location of services, which may include, but is not limited to in agency facilities, the client’s home, the client’s community, the client’s school, another service provider, etc. as indicated by the nature of service and the client’s needs.  Schedule is Monday through Friday.

Assistant Infant Teacher, Tuckahoe, NY (10/8/19)

Child Development Associate (CDA) certification and some early childhood courses with a minimum of one (1) years of working experience with infants and 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

Facilities Administrative Assistant, Yonkers, NY (9/27/19)

Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 3 years administrative experience OR Associates Degree with a minimum of 5 years administrative experience OR High School Diploma with 8 years administrative experience.  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. 

Master Level School Psychologist, Yonkers, NY (9/5/19)

Masters Level School Psychologist with Current Certification as a NY State School Psychologist.   Experience with empirically based treatment interventions, FBA/BIP development and implementation, and psychoeducational testing.  Experience with complex, co-morbid psychiatric and learning-disabled special education population.  Experience with children on the Autism Spectrum and trauma histories.  Experience with classroom-wide evidence-based treatments.  Familiarity with curriculum-based assessment.  Physical Requirements: Reach. Walk, Climb Stairs, Bend.  Schedule is 8:30AM-3:30PM daily, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and 8:30AM-5pm on Wednesdays. This position is a 12-month full-time position. 

After School Youth Childcare Worker (Part Time, 20 hours per week), Eastchester, NY (8/1/19)

High School Diploma or GED with a minimum one (1) year of hands on childcare experience.  Athletic ability and creative mindset to play games, interact and supervise children from five (5) years of age to twelve (12) years of age is a must.   Ability to assist element children in homework is important.  Must be dependable and available for Monday through Friday, up to 20 hours a week from 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm.   Schedule can be flexible.

Per Diem Overnight Milieu Therapist, Yonkers, NY (7/23/19)

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.   Schedule is Saturdays and Sunday.

Supervising Psychologist (Part Time, 21 hours a week), Yonkers, NY (7/9/19)

Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical or School Psychology with Professional license – Clinical Psychology with registration and must have at least 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. Functional and administrative supervision exercised over staff experience.  Excellent analytical and management skills to resolve complex clinical and administrative problems.  Must be computer literate.  Must have good oral and written communication skills.  Ability to meet session productivity standards.   This is a part time role but must be will willing to work at least 2 evenings in three days.

Per Diem Overnight Registered Nurse’s, Yonkers, NY (7/9/19)

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.  Schedule will be overnight shifts as needed.

School Psychologist Post-Doctoral Fellow, Yonkers (06/17/19)

Doctoral Level Psychologist with Current Certification as a NY State School Psychologist.  Experience with Applied Behavior Analysis required, FBA/BIP development and implementation.    Experience with complex, co-morbid psychiatric and learning disabled special education population.   Experience with children on the Autism Spectrum.   Experience with classroom-wide evidence-based treatments.   Familiarity with curriculum-based assessment.  Physical Requirements:  Reach, Walk, Climb Stairs and Bend.  Hours are 8:30 am to 3:30 pm, Monday through Friday, with one day per week designated for staff conferences from 3 pm to 5 pm. 

Mechanic A, Yonkers NY (06/14/19)

High School Diploma or equivalent with a minimum of three (3) years’ experience in a maintenance/construction worker capacity or a related field.  Intermediate level of all trades (Specifically, Electrical, Carpentry, Plumbing, Painting) are a must.  Valid NYS driver’s license required.  Must have the ability to speak and understand English.  Must possess ability to stand, walk, see, climb stairs, lift weights of up to 100 lbs.  Ability to load and unload vehicles.  Ability to operate motorized equipment safely.  Must be willing to both work with, and seek to increase their sensitivity and competency in working with clients with diverse characteristics that may include, but are not limited to any of the following race, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical and mental health histories, and differing socio-economic backgrounds.  Must be flexible in service provision to clients in terms of location of services, which may include, but are not limited to in agency facilities, in the client’s home, in the client’s community, at the client’s school, in another service provider, etc. as indicated by the nature of service and the client’s needs.  Schedule is 8am to 5pm, Monday through Friday, but must be flexible to be on-call outside of normal work hours to handle emergencies during the evenings or weekend’s when required

Per Diem Teacher Aide, Tuckahoe, NY (06/14/19)

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 for a total of 15 hours per week.

School and/or Clinic based Clinician’s, Peekskill, White Plains or Yonkers, NY (2/28/19)

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  Monday through Friday  working two evenings a week as a requirement.  Positions are for an growing program ANDRUS has in the local school districts.

School and/or Clinic based Bilingual Clinician’s, Peekskill, White Plains or Yonkers, NY (12/17/18)

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, working a variation of 8am to 4pm a few days and 11am to 7pm other days.  Positions are for an growing program ANDRUS has in the local school districts.

Residential Treatment Clinician’s, Yonkers, NY (8/28/18)

New York State LMSW. Excellent oral and written communications skills.  Strong skills in a variety of software applications.  Strong organizational skills.  Valid Driver’s License in good standing.  Ability to hear and move well enough to carry out job responsibilities in an adequate manner.  Schedule is Monday through Friday, 9AM to 5PM

Assistant Early Childhood Teacher, Tuckahoe, NY (7/30/18)

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

Recreation Therapist, Yonkers, NY (4/26/18)

Bachelor’s Degree in a related field (BA in Therapeutic Recreation strongly preferred) with no prior related experience OR an Associate’s Degree with three (3) years of experience working with children who have emotional disabilities.  Strong background in coaching large organized sports (flag football, basketball, softball, soccer).   Ability to liaison with outside organizations to coordinate events as well as a liaison among other residential facilities to organize sport seasons for residential and day students.  

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/Associates Degree.  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.  Valid driver’s license in good standing is preferred.  For FT the schedule will vary and include evenings working wither Sunday through Wednesday or Wednesday through Saturday.

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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