Services For The UnderServed

  • Brooklyn, NY, United States
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed Bronx, NY, United States
Position Overview SCOPE OF ROLE : The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for the oversight of medical treatment to a new funded innovative care transition team Pathway Home that serves individuals transitioning to the community from a higher level of care. The RN serves as a liaison between participants and their medical providers to ensure that participants are linked and engaged with identified community providers and that their support network is sufficient to meet their needs. In service delivery, the RN utilizes the nursing approach of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation and evaluation to assist individuals in their achievement of health, rehabilitation and recovery goals. The RN is an advocate for the health needs of participants. The role will require some on call coverage. Job Responsibilities and Duties: Develop, implement and maintain Pathway Home program nursing standards. Collaborate with the Program Director on the...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed New York, NY, United States
Position Overview S:US’ ACT teams deliver comprehensive mental health treatment to individuals who have a mental illness that seriously impairs their functioning in the community. Serving those whose needs have not been met by traditional clinic-based approaches, this innovative, recovery-oriented, ‘best practice’ intervention delivers treatment to people in their homes, shelters, parks and anywhere else they happen to be living, engaging them in a sustained relationship that leads to recovery. ACT Teams are a mobile interdisciplinary team of professionals (psychiatry, nursing, social work, rehabilitation) and peers. As part of the Behavioral Health team, SUS seeks a Registered Nurse with in the state of New York to provide nursing services within a multi-disciplinary team. Responsibilities: Conducts physical health assessments Assesses the health needs of participants and makes the appropriate referrals to community based medical care  Manages and...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed Queens, NY, United States
Position Overview Turn your passion for helping others into a fulfilling career at one of New York City’s most respected disability services organizations. Services for the UnderServed (S:US) is hiring  Direct Support Professionals (DSPs)  to support people with intellectual/developmental disabilities in living their best life in a safe environment. Join our team to start your career in social services while learning from the best experts in the field. S:US offers : Flexible scheduling , 1199 union benefits, and boasts a 10-percent internal promotion rate organization-wide! This opportunity is available at our program located on Northen Blvd in Douglaston NY . Responsibilities: Provide habilitation services to each client as prescribed in that client’s service plans (CFA, Individual Service plan, Habilitation plan) Assist each client, as needed, in skill development in areas such as activities of daily living, domestic living, recreation and...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed New York, NY, United States
Position Overview Historically, there was a NYS Department of Health Grant that enabled SUS to establish the “Transition to Independence Program,” holistic, multi-disciplinary teams designed to: 1) successfully transition adults in Brooklyn with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) and challenging behaviors living in institutional settings back to the community and, 2) keep individuals at high risk for future reliance upon institutional levels of care in the community with appropriate supports. The Registered Behavior Technician staff will assist BIS's to train staff with implementing behavior support plans and data collection which will support persons supported with increasing communication and appropriate leisure skills to decrease incidents of challenging behaviors and increase replacement skills. Our philosophy is to treat all people with respect and dignity and to utilize person-centered supports that is designed to mobilize...
Aug 12, 2022
Part time
Services For The UnderServed Brooklyn, NY, United States
Position Overview The LPN will; Conduct home visits on a monthly basis visiting up to 25 consumers Work with consumers in filling prescriptions and coordinating appointments as needed. Refer residents to emergency care if needed, work with emergency responders/emergency room staff to coordinate emergency treatment, coordinate treatment and discharge planning with hospital staff. Maintain CPR/First Aid Certification. Maintain up to date, accurate, complete, and timely consumer chart documentation. Attend staff meetings, case conferences, group supervision, and trainings as needed. Comply with all SUS Employee Policies, Procedures, and Protocols, SUS Corporate Compliance Policies, and NYS Dept. of Social Services Rules, Regulations, and Statutes. Assist full time Registered Nurse Record keeping as per agency regulations Related duties as assigned #CB Job Requirements: New York State Licensed Practical Nurse...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed New York, NY, United States
Position Overview S:US’s Behavioral Health business structure is a multi-disciplinary team which provides recovery & treatment services facing Behavioral Health issues. The agency is comprised of a diverse staff who is passionate about working together, we can help to make New York City a place where everyone has a roof over their head, is healthy, productive and enjoys social connections that create a life of purpose. The Project Manager for Behavioral Health will conduct activities critical to meeting the mission and goals of the agency. They will work closely with the Behavioral Health leadership team to assess, design, develop and execute  program initiatives that align with the organization’s strategic initiatives to impact S:US’ growth. This candidate will foster internal and external relationships with key stakeholders while demonstrating a strong understanding of the organization’s mission and core values.  The position requires strong leadership...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed Brooklyn, NY, United States
Position Overview S:US is seeking a Substance Use Counselor for our men's shelter in Brooklyn. This position is located at Ralph Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11233 Salary: USD $52,000.00/Yr. The Substance Use Counselor will: Meet with Program Director, Director of Social Services, Psychiatrist, RN Nurse, and Social Service staff to coordinate shelter residents to receive ongoing treatment in the community. Establish substance use treatment goals and objectives with clients, as part of the interdisciplinary care planning process. Refer clients to outpatient and inpatient substance abuse treatment, as needed. Maintain relationships with appropriate community resources to provide clients with treatment services. Identify and facilitate linkages with community providers Facilitate weekly Substance Abuse groups including Relapse Prevention and Harm Reduction and other groups as needed Complete Quarterly Substance Use Assessments Conduct individual...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed Brooklyn, NY, United States
Position Overview The Registered Nurse is responsible for the diagnosis and treatment of human responses to actual or potential health problems through such services as case finding, health teaching and counseling. The nurse will provide interventions supportive to or restorative of life and well-being; and execute medical regimens prescribed by a physician, PNP or another licensed health care provider. This role is comprised of 25-35% field work, travel is required. Based on a comprehensive review of the client's overall condition, prepares, continually reviews and evaluates plans of nursing intervention to ensure that such interventions are consistent with the client's comprehensive treatment plan. Ensures that plans of nursing intervention include consideration of the client's cultural and ethnic background, customs, needs, beliefs, and primary language. Develops nursing assessment to reflect holistic needs of each client with consideration of his/her...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed New York, NY, United States
Position Overview The Licensed Senior Mental Health Clinician will play a pivotal role on one of Governor’s newly launched innovative Safe Options Support (SOS) teams, that will provide comprehensive care to street homeless or subway dwelling individuals. The multi-disciplinary SOS team will consist of a Team leader, Licensed Senior Mental Health Clinician, Care Managers, a Registered Nurse, and a Peer Specialist. The team will support program participants in the community through the application of the highly acclaimed, Critical Time Intervention, evidence-based, model of care. The Senior Mental Health Clinician’s role will involve community outreach on the streets and subways, coordinating participants needs before and after their move from street to home, enhancing their daily living skills, providing supportive counselling, and advocating on their behalf when faced with discrimination or healthcare inequities. Member choice, harm reduction, non-coercion,...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed Brooklyn, NY, United States
Position Overview S:US is seeking a Cook for our Men's Shelter in Brooklyn. This position is located at Ralph Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11233. Salary: USD $35,000.00/Yr The Cook  will assist in the management and monitoring of all aspects of the development of a nutritious daily menu and meal preparation.  He/she will prepare low-fat, salt-free, vegetarian and soft meal options to meet special dietary and medically prescribed needs of residents. The Cook will assist in managing and performing food and equipment ordering and inventory. The ideal candidate should have experience in the safe and sanitary handling and storage of all food items in accordance with New York State and New York City Department of Health regulations. He/she will be responsible for the general supervision of kitchen area, including overall cleanliness, maintenance of equipment, utensils, and supplies, and the ability to provide instruction to inexperienced trainees. Evening and...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed New York, NY, United States
Position Overview                                               WE’RE HIRING! Join Services for the UnderServed (S:US) and help us make a difference.         We are recruiting for Full-time positions at multiple locations in                                The Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens                       Consider Becoming a Direct Support Professional                  There's no better feeling than helping someone in need.                             Join our team and change lives today.                                           DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS Assist each client, as needed, in skill development in areas such as activities of daily living, domestic living, recreation, socialization With appropriate training and supervision, administer medication to clients as assigned and in compliance with management, medical and nursing policies and procedures Additional responsibilities as deemed necessary and/or appropriate by the...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed New York, NY, United States
Position Overview S:US is seeking a Program Director for our womens shelter located in Manhattan. This position is located at W. 126 Street New York, NY 10027 In this role you will: Manage and monitor all aspects of program start-up based on DHS contractual requirements and SUS guidelines. Manage and monitor daily program operations of 53-bed family shelter based on city, state, and federal regulatory requirements and DHS contractual requirements. Manage and monitor ongoing expenditures, resource allocation, and utilization. Complete written reports to division management, SUS executive management, and funding source/s as required; program progress and highlights, consumer census, housing and employment placement, staffing, and service utilization. Provide supervision, guidance, and performance evaluations to Director of Social Services, Facility Manager and Head Teacher. Develop administrative program guidelines and protocols as...
Aug 12, 2022
Full time
Services For The UnderServed New York, NY, United States
Position Overview S:US is seeking an Administrative Assistant for our women's shelter in Manhattan. This position is located at  126th St in Manhattan,NY Salary:  USD$32,780.80/Yr. The Administrative Assistant will be the first point of contact/face/front line of our program. In addition to clerical duties you will be called upon to engage and assist with program participants/individuals we serve. As a member of S:US you are committed to acting with integrity, as demonstrated by treating people consistently, honestly and fairly to help them achieve their own goals and the goals of the agency.        ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Perform general clerical duties including but not limited to photocopying, faxing, mailing, filing and arranging for deliveries Exercise discretion in handling sensitive information as required by HIPPA and Agency guidelines Handle all internal and external communications using phone, email, and written....