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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.

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.

Current Job Opportunities

ANDRUS CAMPUS CLINICAL PROGRAM  – YONKERS, NY:

Day Treatment Social Worker, Yonkers, NY (9/18/2020)

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

Behavior Therapist, Yonkers, NY (8/21/2020)

Bachelor’s Degree or higher with a minimum of two years (2) experience working with individuals with Autism and comorbid diagnoses. Must has knowledge and/or proven experience working with children who have high functioning autism as well as a range of comorbid psychiatric challenges, learning challenges, trauma histories and sensory needs. Must have ability to work as part of an interdisciplinary team in a high paced, demanding, creative and collaborative environment. Must have commitment and ability to practice the commitments of the Sanctuary Model. Able and willing to receive constructive feedback and set and strive towards goals. Excellent organizational and writing skills. Must be a charismatic or a good speaker and has the ability to teach or co-teach concepts and strategies. Must have experience in a residential treatment setting. Must be able to work with other philosophies and approaches in a collaborative manner. Ability to adhere to our organization’s core values. Must have a valid NYS Driver’s License in good standing. Physical requirements are: ability to reach, walk, climb stairs and bend. The schedule is Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Residential Treatment Case Worker, Yonkers, NY (7/9/2020)

Bachelors in Social Work or related field – BSW or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and ability can be acquired. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Strong skills in a variety of software applications. Strong organizational skills. Ability to adhere to our organization’s core values. Valid Driver’s License in good standing or ability to acquire one within three months of service. Physical Requirements: Reach, Walk, Climb Stairs and Bend. Must be flexible to work evenings and do home visits as needed.

ANDRUS COMMUNITY PROGRAM DIVISION – YONKERS, NY:

Family Support Specialist, Yonkers, NY (8/28/2020)

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.  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

Bilingual Therapeutic Parent Aide, Yonkers, NY (7/9/2020)

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.

ANDRUS CAMPUS FACILITIES PROGRAM – YONKERS, NY:

Campus Safety Officer (part-time), Yonkers, NY (9/2/2020)

High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. Must be a valid New York State licensed Security Officer in good standing, must maintain annual state certifications. Some relevant experience in Security/Law Enforcement is preferred. Good oral and written communication skills. Comfortable interfacing with local law enforcement and security agencies as needed. Aptitude for operation of basic computer and communication equipment, including walkie-talkies, and live feed monitoring of security cameras. Ability to compose and complete timely professional reports. Should be flexible to attend job-related training courses and expand skill set as needed. Schedule is Saturday and Sunday, 3pm to 11am. Must have valid NYS Driver’s License in good standing. Must be flexible based on program needs, extreme weather conditions or emergency situations.

Cook, Yonkers, NY (7/9/2020)

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.

ANDRUS CAMPUS HEALTH CENTER PROGRAM – YONKERS, NY:

Part Time Overnight Registered Nurse’s, Yonkers, NY (7/9/2020)

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.

ANDRUS MENTAL HEALTH DIVISION – WP/YKS/PKS, NY:

Bilingual Social Worker, Peekskill, White Plains or Yonkers, NY (7/9/2020)

New York State LMSW, LCSW, LMHC, LMFT or license eligible 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.

THE ANDRUS ORCHARD SCHOOL (K-9TH) – YONKERS, NY:

Elementary Teacher, Yonkers, NY (9/18/2020)

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 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.

Licensed Speech and Language Pathologist, Yonkers (9/2/2020)

Master’s Degree in Speech and Language Pathology with New York State License in Speech and Language Pathology, Certification of Clinical Competence and Certification of Teaching Students with Speech and Language Disabilities Physical Requirements: Reach, Walk, Climb Stairs and Bend. This is a 10 month school year and 6 week summer program. The Hours are 8:30 am-3:30 pm daily, except for one day per week so designated for staff conference; 3:00 pm -5:00 pm.

Middle School Teacher, Yonkers (8/25/2020)

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 for a 10 month school year and 6 week summer program.   Hours are 8:00 am to 3:30 pm, with one day per week designated for staff conferences from 3 pm to 5 pm.

Per Diem Teacher Aide, Yonkers (8/11/2020)

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 is Monday through Friday, 9AM to 3PM

Full Time Teacher Aide, Yonkers (8/11/2020)

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 is Monday through Friday, 7AM to 3PM, with Wednesdays designated for staff conferences from 3PM to 5PM.

Certified Teacher Assistants, Yonkers (7/9/2020)

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, with Wednesdays designated for staff conferences from 3PM to 5PM.  This is a 12 month position.  The school year is 10 months WITH a 6 week summer program.  During the school breaks those hired for these roles will be required to work in our residential program in our cottages with our youth that reside on our campus.

ANDRUS QUALITY AND COMPLIANCE DEPARTMENT – YONKERS, NY:

Compliance Coordinator, Yonkers, NY (9/2/2020)

Associate’s degree in computer science, or in social science or a related field (psychology, public health, public policy, education, statistics, etc.) OR High School Diploma with at least two (2) years of strong IT or MIS experience working with EHR’s/EMR’s/comparable client data systems in a Healthcare, Social Service, Educational or comparable setting. Strong computer, written and oral communication skills. Valid NYS Driver’s License in good standing. Must be able to sit, stand, walk, see, climb stairs, and carry up to 30 lbs. Ability to adhere to our organization’s core values. Schedule is 10 AM -6 PM, Monday through Friday. Must be able to drive to external locations.

ANDRUS RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM – YONKERS, NY:

Per Diem Night Milieu Therapist, Yonkers, NY (9/2/2020)

High School Diploma or sixty (60) college credits with a minimum of 5 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. Must be able to work 10pm to 7am.

Residential Morning Shift Supervisor, Yonkers, NY (7/9/2020)

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 Tuesday through Friday from 7am to 3pm and Saturday from 11am to 7pm.

Campus Administrator, Yonkers, NY (7/9/2020)

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 Tuesday through Saturday, 2pm to 10pm.

Full Time and Per Diem Residential Milieu Therapist’s, Yonkers, NY (7/9/2020)

ANDRUS is seeking Milieu Therapist’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.

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ANDRUS is committed to providing equal access to its programs and facilities without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status, or disability.