Employment

Catholic Charities of Oswego County is a human services agency, dedicated to caring for those in need while promoting human development, collaboration, and the elimination of poverty and injustice.  Catholic Charities believes that all people have infinite value and are worthy of dignity and respect, and above all, is committed to creating hope and transforming lives.

If interested in applying for a position please fill out an employment application and send in with resume to: Catholic Charities, 808 West Broadway, Fulton, NY  13069 Attn: Director of Operations. If you have any questions please email Pam Peeling at ppeeling@ccoswego.com

Full time Positions:

Mental Health Quality Improvement Officer

Full time Salaried position

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Associates Degree required but Bachelor’s Degree preferred in related field;  with 5 years of experience in quality assurance and compliance, program development and PR.
  • Knowledge of County Resources
  • Strong interpersonal skills necessary to interact with a wide variety of people including staff, clientele and the general public.
  • Well-Developed oral and written communication skills
  • Must be proficient with computer skills and knowledge to include working with Microsoft Office, Electronic Health Records, online portals
  • Familiarity with computer systems and operations
  • Familiarity with human resource management
  • Must be highly motivated, able to work independently with good organizational and creative problem skills
  • Ability to work in a team approach
  • Effective communication (oral and written),
  • Interpersonal, time management, and organizational skills.
  • Responsible, self-motivated, and capable of handling multiple tasks

DUTIES and Responsibilities

  • Quality assurance of all agency Mental Health Programs
  • Assist with outreach and development of all Mental Health Programs
  • Assist with training needs of staff
  • Assist and perform other duties as assigned and as are applicable to the position.

Parent Educator

Full Time 35 hrs per week

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field with 3 or more years working with children and adults.
  • Effective communication (oral and written),
  • Interpersonal, time management, and organizational skills.
  • Responsible, self-motivated, and capable of handling multiple task
  • Working knowledge of computers including Microsoft Word.

DUTIES and Responsibilities

  • Teach parenting skills to reduce risk and prevent placement or work towards reunification of families involved in the foster care system.
  • Develop goals with the family, based on the individual needs of the family.
  • Meet weekly with each family for a minimum of one hour per week and a maximum of eight hours per week.
  • Thoroughly document each contact into a state-wide system, within 48 hours of the contact.
  • Conduct ongoing safety assessments and service plan reviews with the family.
  • Review goal progress and status every 90 days with the family and document any and all concerns pertaining to the goals and overall child well-being.
  • Assist and perform other duties as assigned and as are applicable to the position.

 

Health Home Care Manager

Full time – 35 hrs

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in listed field OR NYS teacher’s certificate for which a bachelor’s degree is required; OR NYS licensure and registration as a Registered Nurse and a bachelor’s degree with four years’ experience either: providing direct service to mentally disabled members: or linking mentally disabled members to a broad range of services essential to successfully living in a community setting OR a bachelor’s level education or higher in any field with 5 years of experience working directly with persons with behavioral health diagnosis OR a credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC).

Listed field: child & family studies, community mental health, counseling, education, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, psychology, recreation, recreation therapy, rehabilitation, social work, sociology, or speech and hearing

A master’s degree can be substituted for 2 years of experience.

  • Effective communication (oral and written),
  • Interpersonal, time management, and organizational skills, responsible, self-motivated, and capable of handling multiple task
  • Working knowledge of computers including Microsoft Word.

DUTIES and Responsibilities

  • Provide comprehensive assessment and reassessment of clients as needed inclusive of medical, behavioral, rehabilitation, social service and long term care needs.
  • Identify eligible clients by working with case workers in the agency and community. Educate providers on eligibility criteria and work with lead health home to determine eligibility.
  • Complete and/or revise as needed patient centered plan of care.
  • Prepare client crisis intervention plan and participate in its execution as needed.
  • Ensure the delivery of all aspects of care coordination including work with service providers and health plans to provide necessary care for clients.
  • Advocate for services and assist with scheduling of medical services, monitor and support attendance at these services.
  • Ensure the provisions of comprehensive transitional care including family members in client’s plan of care when appropriate and serving as a resource to client and family members regarding patient and community programs.
  • Refer clients and family members as needed to appropriate community supporters and help connect to those services.
  • Complete all required documentation in timely and thorough manner.
  • Maintain guidelines established by the funding sources and Catholic Charities of Oswego County policies and procedures.
  • Assist and perform other duties as assigned and as are applicable to the position.
  • Must have valid NYS Driver’s License, an acceptable driving record and adequate insurance.
  • NYS, OMIG, LENS, VIRTUS background check clearances

 

Part Time Positions:

Transportation Aide

Part time 25 hours per week M-F 2p – 7p

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • At least 18 years old with High School Diploma or equivalency.
  • Experience working with children and families a plus
  • Effective communication (oral and written),
  • Interpersonal, time management, and organizational skills.
  • Responsible, self-motivated, and capable of handling multiple task
  • Working knowledge of computers including Microsoft Word.

DUTIES and Responsibilities

  • To transport adults and children to and from appointments, school, etc.
  • Assist and perform other duties as assigned and as are applicable to the position.
  • Must have valid NYS Driver’s License, an acceptable driving record and adequate insurance.
  • Use of personal vehicle, must have valid driver license and clean driving record.