With over 1,200 employees, so many know someone who found
a rewarding career at Ohel. Where else can you impact, transform, and elevate the lives of countless children and adults, every day. And because Ohel
services such an incredible diversity of needs, staff find their unique calling at Ohel.
From Weekend Counselors in our residences to One on One Life-Skill Training to children with developmental disabilities, Ohel offers a number of paid part time and full time opportunities with flexible hours. Ohel has managerial, supervisory, clinical, administrative, support or direct care positions available. All full time positions offer a full benefits package, including free family medical insurance, vacation, sick leave and other great benefits. Ohel prides itself in offering our employees opportunities for training to foster professional growth and development within our agency via The Institute for Advanced Professional Training at Ohel.
Working at Ohel is not just a job - it’s a calling and a thriving environment like no other!
To become part of our team of professionals and apply for one of our current open positions, please click on the link under the desired position listed below. For all other inquiries, please contact Human Resources: 718-686-3102 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHIEF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
Ohel, an innovative New York based organization providing a broad array of services to the Jewish community and the general population in trauma, mental health, developmental disabilities, elder care, summer camping and more, along with consultations across the US, is seeking a Chief Development Officer.
This highly experienced individual will lead a strong team in fundraising for both Annual and Capital Campaigns. Working with an active Board of Directors and a committed donor base, the successful candidate will bring his or her own creative approach to expanding on major annual and capital gifts. A strong set of systems are currently in place.
Five years’ experience at an executive development position successfully fundraising a minimum of $5 million annually or experience as a highly successful salesperson is necessary.
Demonstrated ability to lead, organizational, public speaking and writing skills, good knowledge of technology and social media, managing large events are all essential to succeed. Compassion and passion are important personality traits. The Chief Development Officer will report to the CEO. Generous compensation and health benefits. This position is located in Brooklyn.
MEDICAL DIRECTOR P/T
Ohel is seeking a Medical Director for our new mental health outpatient clinic program. The appropriate candidate will train, supervise and evaluate the medical team, including Psychiatrists and Nurse Practitioners. The Medical Director will ensure implementation of up-to-date and relevant treatment modalities and will develop a clinically relevant outcome evaluation process. The Medical Director will interface with outside resources and will attend meetings, provide consultation and engage in direct psychiatric intervention as needed. The appropriate candidate will have experience in the medical and administrative oversight of integrated behavioral and medical health programs, as well as supervision of medical staff. Candidate should have experience in the field of adult and child/adolescent psychiatry, addiction treatment, management of those with severe and persistent mental illness, as well as training and experience in MAT. Experience working with an electronic health record is required. This part time position is located Brooklyn.
Ohel is seeking a dynamic professional to join the Development and Fundraising team. The appropriate candidate will be a people person who is a go-getter with strong interpersonal and communication skills, experienced in the fundraising arena. Responsibilities will include outreach and engagement with Ohel staff alumni and donors, one-on-one meetings with potential donors, as well as the creation and implementation of new and innovative campaigns. The Fundraiser will be a team player with extensive social media expertise and excellent computer skills. The candidate that Ohel is seeking will be a self-starter who thinks creatively and succeeds while multi-tasking. Experience in fundraising, campaign planning, and social media required as well as a minimum of two years direct fundraising experience. This full time or part-time position, with a partial remote option, has potential for growth within the agency.
Clinic Psychotherapist/ CASAC F/T
Ohel is seeking a skilled Clinic Psychotherapist/CASAC to provide substance abuse treatment, group, individual and family counseling to individuals with SUD and other mental health issues. Applicant will be part of a growth oriented, trauma-informed team providing quality behavioral health treatment utilizing cutting edge, innovative practice models. Applicant must possess strong organizational and documentation skills, experience with EHR, and ability to maintain an active caseload from diverse backgrounds. Experience with evidence based practice models a plus. Two or more years of experience with substance abuse clients preferred. Experience with OASAS requirement for paperwork and engaging clients for substance abuse treatment for individual and group treatment. Excellent competency based training and supervision is provided in a supportive, growth-oriented environment. This full time position is available for high energy, growth oriented therapist (LMSW, LCSW, LMHC,) to work at our Brooklyn location. Two evenings or one evening and a Sunday per week required.
Quality Improvement Clinic Director F/T
Ohel is seeking a skilled a LCSW or equivalent to oversee the Ohel’s outpatient mental health program’s compliance and quality improvement functions. Applicant will be a member of the Clinic’s administrative team and shall direct and oversee the review of progress notes, treatment plans and billing registry to ensure compliance with applicable regulations. Applicant will run, review and summarize reporting on a myriad of issues including use of modifiers, off site coding, family visits, crisis billings, cancellations, no-shows, therapist use of time, late treatment plans and many other variables. Applicant will regularly review and stay apprised of applicable regulations, draft policies to be consistent with such regulations and provide ongoing staff training regarding the above and any identified deficiencies. Applicant will take a lead on incident management and review and be an active member of the risk management, suicide prevention and CCBHC implementation teams. Applicant will conduct incident investigations as needed. Position requires attention to detail, sound clinical judgment, understanding of applicable regulations and ability to critically and constructively review the work of colleagues and provide trauma-informed, specific, illustrative and constructive feedback. Applicant shall ideally have worked in a clinic setting and possess at least 5 years of related experience. Must be able to work independently as well as participate in collaborative team efforts. Compensation commensurate with experience. Full-time position provided on site or hybrid model between the Brooklyn and Far Rockaway locations.
Seeking Senior Accountant in our Far Rockaway office with strong analytical skills who is organized and detail oriented. Must be able to multi-task and meet deadlines. Responsibilities include detailed account analysis, account reconciliations and preparation of contract and grant invoices and reports. Strong computer skills including advanced Excel are a must. Salary will be commensurate with experience.
PROGRAM SUPERVISOR- APARTMENT TREATMENT
Seeking high energy and responsible individual to supervise Apartment Treatment programs for people recovering from Mental Illness. Responsibilities include providing leadership, oversight and support to case management staff and clients to further support wellness, recovery and independent living skills. Responsibilities also include; 24/7 on call responsibility, staff training, apartment selection, setup and oversight, the establishment and maintenance of landlord tenant relationships, ensuring client empowerment and choice, regular apartment visits and inspections and that Apartment Treatment guidelines are adhered to. Position requires the ability to interact with our colleagues in government, vendors and colleagues inter and intra-agency. Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in the Human Services field; Masters preferred. This position is a full time with some evening hours required.
CARE COORDINATOR SUPERVISOR
Professional needed to supervise care coordinators working with individuals with psychiatric disabilities and/ or chronic medical conditions. Responsibilities include family and individual interaction and follow up on all DOH regulations for Health Homes. Additionally, overseeing the overall development of individualized plans of integrated care, working collaboratively with medical, behavioral and social service providers to yield positive desired and measurable outcomes. Masters in Human Services or related field required plus two years of experience working with people with psychiatric disabilities, excellent organizational skills, knowledge of community resources and benefits programs, detail oriented, computer proficient and supervisory experience required. This full time position is located in Brooklyn.
COORDINATOR OF ALUMNI ENGAGEMENT
Ohel is seeking a dynamic well-spoken Development professional who will engage Ohel and Camp Kaylie alumni who number by the many thousands, as well as be part of a development team responsible for fundraising events and requests. Ohel, established in 1969 and Camp Kaylie @Ohel in 2010 has spawned an exciting and diverse alumni that have moved on to many successful careers and communities. Ohel seeks to reach these alumni to continue and/or to reengage them with our mission, values, community of purpose and to contribute to their alma mater.
The successful candidate possesses high energy, is creative, fluent in all facets of social media, well spoken, and demonstrates an ability to engage people living and working in different communities. This individual will be responsible for raising funds via events, social media, and personal one on one. We are looking for a dynamic personality and a go-getter irrespective of an educational background. Experience should include marketing, or fundraising or sales and demonstrated use of social media platforms.
This is a part-time position 20 hours weekly with a partial remote option, light travel as needed and has a competitive salary and benefits.
COMMUNITY HABILITATION SUPERVISOR
Seeking a well-organized and professional individual for our Community Habilitation Program to hire, supervise and train direct care staff working independently in and out of the homes of children and/or adults with developmental disabilities. Experience working with individuals who have disabilities required. Candidate should be a strong communicator, have excellent writing and computer skills and possess leadership abilities. Management experience and BA preferred. This position is full-time and is located in Brooklyn with required travel to other boroughs. Valid driver’s license and own car a plus. Excellent opportunity for professional growth.
Ohel is seeking a talented, self-motivated and enthusiastic person to join our centralized Intake/Access Team. OHEL’s Access department is a single point of entry for those seeking the many services, programs, and resources available through OHEL. The Access department provides accessibility, relevant information, and immediate linkage to OHEL’s wide breadth of services. Responsibilities include providing services to inquiries that come through our Access department and coordinating with the various departments throughout the agency. Additional tasks include processing referrals in centralized database, follow-up with appropriate services, obtaining and reviewing applicant information, and participating in both in-reach and outreach initiatives. Applicant should possess excellent customer service skills, interpersonal skills, clinical sophistication, and proficient computer skills. BA/BS preferred. Bilingual a plus. This full-time position is located in Brooklyn.
Ohel seeks a talented professional to represent Individuals with Developmental Disabilities and Mental Illness to major government entitlement programs such as Social Security/SSI, Medicaid and Food Stamps. Duties include eligibility planning, applications, recertifications, advocacy, and working with government regulations. Applicant will liaison with managers across the agency to ensure positive outcomes. The applicant must be well-organized, self-motivated and able to follow through on multi-tasked responsibilities and general administrative requirements. Applicant will review the cost of care ledger regularly to ensure Ohel and individuals we serve are obtaining accurate income. This position requires strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills as well as computer skills (including Excel, MS Word, Outlook). Experience in relevant field is preferred, but training will be provided. This position is full time or part-time position and is located in Brooklyn.
Ohel Children’s Homes and Family Services is seeking a technically skilled candidate with good problem-solving ability for the position of IT Technician. The duties of an IT Technician include being a reference point for all IT related queries at the user’s level, responding to user needs in a timely manner, and ensuring the optimal running of all systems, among other technical duties. IT Technicians are expected to display good interpersonal skills as they will interact with colleagues from various departments and executive levels.
PSYCHIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONER (P/T)
Exciting position available for Licensed, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner for our OMH licensed mental health clinic in Brooklyn. The candidate must have experience working with children and adults in an out-patient mental health setting. The candidate will prescribe and administer medications, including medication assisted treatment for substance use disorders. The candidate will have exceptional clinical skills in diagnosis and strong expertise in the coordination, monitoring and adjustment of medication management. Responsibilities include providing diagnostic psychiatric assessments; formulate psychiatric treatment plans; provide follow-up care; and prepare and maintain medical records. Respond to psychiatric crisis situations, as needed. Complete progress notes and assessments in the electronic health record within a timely manner. Provide services in a strengths-based, recovery-oriented, trauma-informed, and culturally sensitive manner.
Must be familiar with EHR documentation processes. Willingness to work using a person-centered approach as part of a clinical team with clinic therapists. Experience working with post-partum women a plus. Flexible hybrid schedule with some evening and/or Sunday hours required.
LICENSED PSYCHOTHERAPIST F/T
Sign on bonus! Up to $5,000* Ohel is seeking a responsible licensed professional (LCSW, PhD or PsyD) for a full time position in the Tikvah Mental Health Outpatient clinic in Brooklyn. The applicant will work with older adults and families experiencing mental health and aging concerns, utilizing evidence based, solution focused, behavioral oriented and skill building modalities. The candidate will have excellent clinical skills, strong organizational, assessment and writing skills, and be experienced utilizing an electronic health record. Job responsibilities include providing individual, group, and dyadic family centered treatment as well as attendance at mandatory team meetings. This full time position is 35 hours per week, includes supervision and CEU training. Evening and/or Sunday availability is a plus; hybrid of in -person and telehealth. * certain conditions apply
LICENSED MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN –EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAM
Excellent position available for professional and skilled Mental Health Clinician to work with children under the age of 6 and their caregivers in OHEL’s Early Childhood Treatment Center. Our Mental Health Clinicians will be working with children to deliver evidence based individual, group and dyadic family-centered treatment and engage parents/caregiver in treatment. Excellent training provided in cutting edge treatment models as well as weekly reflective supervision. Additional responsibilities include administering mental health assessments while using the results for further goals and plans, guiding and modeling developmentally appropriate activities for children and effective ways to work with and support them. Further responsibilities include providing written and oral observations and strength based feedback. Appropriate candidates should possess strong clinical, assessment and writing skills and have experience with clinical documentation including the use of electronic health records. LMSW, LCSW or LMHC required with a minimum of 3 years of clinical experience working with children under 6 and their caregivers. Experience in Domestic Violence and Bilingual a plus. Must be able to work Sunday and some evenings as needed. This part time position in based in Brooklyn.
CHILDREN’S MOBILE MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL
New and exciting opportunity for dynamic experienced mental health professionals to provide children's mental health treatment services on a Fee For Service basis in home and community based settings in Brooklyn and Far Rockaway. A new suite of mobile mental health children's services, called Children and Family Treatment and Support Services, allows for more flexibility and creativity in providing treatment and ancillary support to children ages 0-21 and their caregivers. Clinicians will be responsible to provide assessment and mental health treatment to children, utilizing many innovative and cutting-edge models of practice including TF-CBT, CPP, Triple P and Coping Cat. Parent-child dyadic work and active parental involvement in child treatment is strongly encouraged. Responsible for documentation, maintaining EHR, and measuring outcomes utilizing recommended assessment tools. Applicant must possess excellent clinical and writing skills, and have the ability to work independently in home and community settings. Licensure is required for this position, among them LMSW, LMHC, LCSW or Licensed Psychologist. Excellent salary, training and supervision is provided in a fast paced, growth-oriented environment.
COMMUNITY PSYCHIATRIC SUPPORT AND TREATMENT PROVIDER (P/T)
OHEL is seeking dedicated professionals to join its Children and Family Treatment and Support Services team to provide mental health services to children in home and community-based settings in Far Rockaway, Queens, Long Island, Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Staten Island. A Community Psychiatric Support and Treatment Provider (CPST) works with children and families to offer psychoeducation, supportive counseling, as well as developing skills and coping strategies that enable children to gain mastery over challenges related to emotional and behavioral health needs. Responsibilities include providing clinical and supportive services to families in the community, assessing family strengths and needs, crisis avoidance, developing individualized service plans, collaborating with other service providers and community partners, and maintaining accurate documentation. This is a part time position, offering flexible after-school hours and supervised clinical experience towards obtaining licensure in social work, mental health counseling, and creative arts therapy.
Reporting to the Director of Marketing and Communications, the Marketing Associate is an essential part of the small marketing team dedicated to increasing awareness of the services provided by Ohel and our impact on the community, in both the New York metro area and nationally.
Working collaboratively with the Director, you will have a hand in all marketing channels. Organization and attention to detail are especially important in this role. We're looking for someone who loves the details. A sense of curiosity will make you a great fit for this role, as will the ability to meet deadlines, organize work, and collaborate with others.
Our new team member:
CLINIC PSYCHOTHERAPIST- FFS
Sign on bonus! Up to $5,000* Ohel Children’s Home and Family Services is seeking a responsible team player with excellent clinical skills working with children, adults and families as a Clinic Psychotherapist. Candidate must possess strong organizational and documentation skills, experience with EHR, and ability to maintain an active caseload. Candidate will be part of a growth oriented, trauma-informed team providing quality behavioral health treatment utilizing cutting edge, innovative practice models. Excellent, competency based training and supervision is provided in a supportive, growth-oriented environment. Experience with evidence based practice models a plus. At this time, due to COVID-19 the work will be primarily done through a hybrid model of telemental health and face to face office hour. This part time position is available for high energy, growth oriented therapist (LMSW, LCSW, LMHC, LMFT, LCAT) to work at our Brooklyn or Far Rockaway location. Two evenings or one evening and a Sunday per week required. *Certain conditions appy
PSYCHIATRIST/PSYCHIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONER (P/T)
Exciting position available for Licensed, Board Certified/Eligible Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner for our OMH licensed mental health clinics in Brooklyn and Far Rockaway. The candidate must have experience working with children and adults in an out-patient setting mental health setting with exceptional clinical skills in diagnosis and strong expertise in the coordination, monitoring and adjustment of treatments that include the use of medications. Responsibilities include: provide diagnostic psychiatric assessments; formulate psychiatric treatment plans; provide follow-up care; and prepare and maintain medical records. Must be computer literate and familiar with EHR documentation processes. Willingness to work using a person-centered approach as part of a clinical team with center’s therapists. Prior experience working with substance use disorders and post-partum women a plus. Flexible schedule with some evening and/or Sunday hours required. SALARY: Negotiable/ Competitive.
REGISTERED NURSE (P/T)
Looking for a caring and compassionate Registered Nurse to fill part time position working with adults who have developmental disabilities within residential settings. Integral part of a team who oversees the physical and emotional needs of the individuals. Responsible for appointments, medications, required documentation and paperwork. Providing staff trainings and implementing policies within the home and ongoing communication with doctors and families. Strong health assessment skills needed. Current NYS RN license and a preferred 2 years of post-graduate hospital experience. Experience with developmental disabilities a plus. Excellent salary and benefits with a flexible schedule. This part time position is available in Brooklyn.
REGISTERED NURSE/LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE (P/T)
An exciting and fulfilling part time position available for a caring and compassionate Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse as part of Ohel’s dynamic Foster Care Program in Brooklyn, to oversee and support the physical and mental health care needs of foster children living with our certified foster families. Duties include conducting intake assessments, routine screening for developmental health, mental health and abuse, monitoring emotional/psychiatric needs of children and adolescents, establishing treatment goals in collaboration with the foster care staff and a multi-disciplinary team, follow up with MDs after medical appointments, urgent/emergency care or hospitalization, educating foster parents and birth parents on health care issues. May occasionally include home visits, training and health education for adolescents including reproductive health, dispensing flu shots, general first aid as needed and maintaining medical supplies and equipment. The candidate must have experience working with children and adolescents. A flexible schedule is available over 2-3 days a week with occasional evening hours as needed. This Part Time position is based in Brooklyn.
Full time position available for Licensed Psychologist to work with adults who have developmental disabilities within a residential setting in Brooklyn. Responsibilities include psychological testing, behavior plans and assessment, staff training and counseling, participation in Interdisciplinary team meetings, counseling individuals and groups, and working with different committees. Formal education and training in behavior management required. Experience with developmentally disabled population and NYS License required. Some evening hours required.
MOBILE OUTREACH TEAM SUPERVISOR
*Competitive sign on bonus!*
Unique opportunity for dynamic professional to join OHEL as a Mobile Outreach Team Supervisor. OHEL’s MOT Team offers confidential in-home assessment, short term case management and crisis intervention for children, adolescents, adults, and their families experiencing mental health crises. Responsibilities include clinical and administrative supervision of clinical staff as well as administrative oversight including: EHR documentation, monitoring service deliverables, developing ongoing staff training, reviewing & updating P&P, weekly team meetings, developing and maintaining relationships with internal and external service providers (hospitals, EMS providers, outpatient providers, community liaisons, clergy, and educational institutions, etc). In addition, the right candidate will be responsible for providing direct services which include: administering mental health assessments, scheduling visits, linkage to ongoing mental health services, collaborating with families, schools, community members, collateral contacts, and medical & mental health professionals in developing treatment/discharge plans. Potential candidates should have experience working with children, adolescents, and their families as well as experience in crisis intervention practices. Candidate must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong organization skills, experience with an EHR, have the ability to multi task and work well under pressure. Prior supervisory experience and a LCSW, PhD or PsyD is required. Some evening hours required. This full time position is located in Brooklyn with required travel throughout the five boroughs. NY or NJ driver’s license required.
GERIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER-PROJECT WHEEL
Exciting NEW clinical program for LCSWs in local senior centers. Positions available for high energy professionals to provide mental health service with seniors 60 plus, in Manhattan, Queens and the Bronx. Work scope includes using evidence based, solution focused, behavioral oriented & skill building in which you will be trained and certified to counsel seniors who are challenged by depression, social isolation and anxiety. Treatment modalities will include both individual and group therapies in a supportive and collaborative environment. Strong computer skills a must. Mandatory team meetings, supervision and CEU in-service training is provided. Positions are 35 hours per week. Language skills are specific to community and include Spanish, Chinese and Russian. Positions to start immediately.
CLINICAL DIRECTOR P/T
Ohel is seeking a Clinical Director for our new outpatient clinic program. The Clinical Director will provide clinical oversight for high risk cases, conduct grand rounds, coordinate clinical training utilizing evidence-based models, and coordinate in-service trainings relating to behavioral health and management. The Clinical Director will be responsible for data analysis in order to assess treatment outcomes, oversee the ongoing coordinated and integrated approach to client care. In addition to ensuring the ongoing implementation of the trauma informed care initiative, the clinical director will contribute to the development of treatment protocols, clinical pathways and policy papers and will conduct chart reviews in order to ensure qualitative documentation and ongoing oversight of evidence-based practices. This position requires 10 years of clinical experience, with 5 years of supervisory experience, advanced clinical skills, as well as excellent communication and leadership skills. Experience and in-depth knowledge of mental health clinic policies and practices required. This position requires on-site presence, with afternoon/evening hours preferred. This part time position is located in Ohel’s Brooklyn and Far Rockaway locations.
QUALITY IMPROVEMENT/UTILIZATION REVIEW P/T
Ohel is seeking an LCSW or equivalent for 25 hours per week to conduct Utilization Review in accordance with NYS OMH Anchors Guidelines in a Licensed outpatient Mental Health Clinic. Applicant should possess sound clinical judgment, understanding of the regulations, and the ability to pay attention to detail. The appropriate candidate will have the ability to critically review the work of colleagues and provide feedback in a trauma-informed and constructive manner. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to participate in collaborative team process and attend team meetings, as well as the ability to work independently. Ohel is seeking applicants with 5 years of experience post-licensure in addition to experience in a clinic setting. This part time position is located Brooklyn.
MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL/SCHOOL COUNSELOR: (F/T)
Ohel’s School Support Services Department is seeking a warm, empathic, LCSW, MSW, LCAT, MS or LMHC with excellent communication skills to serve as a School Counselor in yeshivas and days schools in the New York/Long Island area. School Counselor will work in both elementary schools and/or high schools providing individual and group intervention as needed. School Counselor will collaborate with teachers and other school staff to help students maximize their potential by facilitating the social and emotional growth of students.
The School Counselor will do individual counseling with students having difficulty with:
SCHOOL BASED SERVICES THERAPIST
Ohel is seeking an organized and experienced mental health professional Fee For Service Mental Health Professionals for School-Based Satellites in Queens and/or Staten Island NY.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
PEER SPECIALIST (F/T)
Ohel is seeking a Peer Specialist to provide person-centered planning and delivery of services to individuals at our Licensed Outpatient Mental Health Clinic. The Peer Specialist will have lived experience utilizing mental health and/or substance abuse services (SUD). The Peer Specialist is responsible for mentoring individuals diagnosed with mental health, substance abuse and co-occurring disorders by providing supportive and skills-building service with a rehabilitation and recovery focus. Peer Support uses trauma-informed and non-clinical assistance to achieve long-term recovery from SUD and Mental Health issues.
The Peer Specialist will provide face-to-face services to assist connecting individuals to community based recovery supports consistent with their treatment plan. The Peer Specialist maintains accurate and up-date records in accordance with the program's policies and procedures. The candidate demonstrates organizational and communication skills which would enable effective interaction with fellow team members, individuals/clients/families and the community.
Applicant must have knowledge in trauma-informed care, recovery in both SUD and mental health. Knowledge of best practices- Motivational Interviewing, WRAP etc. HS Diploma or GED required. Must be certified by OMH or OASAS as a Peer Specialist with two years’ experience working with behavioral health population. This full time position is based in Brooklyn.
CARE COORDINATOR FOR HEALTH HOME SERVING CHILDREN
Seeking a Care Coordinator to manage the care of children enrolled in OHEL’s Health Home program serving Children. The Care Coordinator will assess the child’s physical, mental health and social services needs and will be responsible for developing an integrated plan of care, working collaboratively with medical, behavioral, educational and social service providers. The Care Coordinator will also provide care coordination and health promotion, transitional care and follow up, individual and family support, referrals to community and social support services as well as the use of health information technology to link services. The position requires field visits, including home, school, hospital and office settings. Candidates must have good writing skills, be well spoken, organized, detail oriented and computer proficient. Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in the Human Services field (Master’s preferred). Experience providing direct services and/or case management services is highly recommended as is familiarity with serious mental illness, chronic medical conditions, complex trauma or foster care. This is a part time, leading to full time position that is located in Brooklyn.
Full-time position available for high energy team player to work as a Recovery Specialist within OHEL’s Kadimah PROS. Responsibilities include maintaining a case load of 22 Adults with Severe Mental Illness and ensuring they successfully integrate into the community through one to one counseling and group sessions. Additionally, the Recovery Specialist will be responsible for providing access to various community resources including mental and physical health professionals, rehabilitation, housing, and entitlements as well as provide crisis intervention when needed, including hospital admission and discharge support. Candidate will be required to maintain ongoing and timely documentation, program assessments, Individualized Treatment Plans and charting in accordance with OMH, Medicaid and HIPPA regulations and attend various team meetings and trainings. Strong computer, organizational and communication skills a must. A minimum of 1 year working with the mental health population and LMSW, LMHC, LCAT, or limited permit required.
SOCIAL WORKER – PCU (F/T)
Hybrid model position available for a high energy, professional to work with families and children in our Preventive Care Program in Brooklyn. Work scope includes providing counseling and services for families coping with challenges such as parenting, family conflicts, school issues, mental illness and domestic violence. Responsibilities include providing clinical and case management services in a supportive and collaborative environment. Supervision, and CEU in-service training provided. MSW or MHC degree required. Strong administrative skills a must. New graduates with relevant internship experience are welcome to apply. Position is 35 hours per week, with availability needed to work 2 evenings a week. Competitive salary plus benefits commensurate with experience and skills. Russian or Spanish speaking a plus.
SOCIAL WORKER - DOMESTIC VIOLENCE:
Position available for an energetic, motivated, and sensitive professional to join OHEL’s Domestic Violence Program. Candidate will offer trauma-informed services to women and their children who are experiencing intimate partner/domestic violence or abuse. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: providing clinical and case management services in a supportive and collaborative environment; leading weekly group counseling sessions; providing advocacy and linkage to concrete, governmental, and mental health services; assisting clients in obtaining stable, long-term housing; supporting and assisting clients in the process of transitioning and adjusting to an independent life post-shelter. Supervision and CEU in-service training provided. MSW or MHC degree required. Own car required. Strong clinical and administrational skills a must. This full-time position is 35 hours a week and located in Brooklyn. Yiddish, Hebrew, Russian-speaking a plus.
CRISIS COUNSELOR (PROJECT HOPE)
OHEL is seeking Crisis Counselors to work in the field and virtually in response to Covid.
Camp Kaylie at Ohel is seeking a well-organized Operations Assistant to work full time both in our office in Brooklyn as well in our beautiful camp grounds located in Wurtsboro, NY. Responsibilities include assisting in various aspects of mid-year construction and other improvement /repair projects, communicating with local vendors (to obtain job quotes, order items and schedule service), being the on-site point person during pre/post camp events, oversite of the maintenance and housekeeping personnel and more. This position reports to both the Camp Director and Assistant Director. The individual must have excellent communication and computer skills and possess the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. Relevant project management experience is highly preferred. Valid driver’s license and own car a must.
ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL - DOMESTIC VIOLENCE:
Full-time administrative position available for an efficient, energetic, and empathetic candidate to join OHEL’s Domestic Violence Program. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting shelter residents with accessing and obtaining public assistance, benefits and stable housing; completing and submitting governmental paperwork; providing advocacy to clients as needed; providing linkage to a variety of resources; supporting and assisting clients with concrete needs as they transition to safe dwelling living and ultimately, independence post-shelter. Additional responsibilities include purchasing, billing, completing day-to-day operational tasks, and maintaining relationships with government entities, brokers, and landlords. Ideal candidate should possess strong initiative, organizational and administrative skills, and collaborative attitude while demonstrating sensitivity through a trauma-informed lens. This full-time position is 35 hours a week and located in Brooklyn. Yiddish, Hebrew, and/or Russian-speaking a plus.
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT (F/T)
Seeking experienced administrative assistant to work full time in the Human Resources and Training Departments at Ohel. Successful candidate should possess excellent communication, writing, and organizational skills and a strong ability to multi-task. Responsibilities include maintaining and updating applicant database, posting jobs; assistance with organization and implementation of professional trainings; tracking registrants; researching potential presenters; assistance in scheduling and implementing staff events and trainings. Experience in Microsoft Office including Word and Excel. Position located in Brooklyn.
Secretarial positions available in Brooklyn. Candidates should possess strong organizational skills, have the ability to multi task, and be knowledgeable in Microsoft Word and Excel.
PSYCHOSOCIAL REHABILITATION WORKER
Ohel's Psychosocial Rehabilitation Program is looking for creative, dedicated and responsible male and female staff to work one-on-one with children with behavioral health needs who live at home in your community. Locations include Far Rockaway, Queens, Long Island, Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Staten Island. High School diploma and three years experience working with people with behavioral health needs or a Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology or related field required. Driving strongly preferred but not required. Good English communication skills a must. Flexible part time, after school hours.
DAY HAB TRAINER (DSP)
Full time positions available for caring staff to involve adults with developmental disabilities in skill development while encouraging them to become more independent. Responsibilities include running and participating in activities to foster independent living as well as escorting individuals to various volunteer sites and activities in the community. Valid driver’s license and ability to drive 15-passenger van required. Full time positions are located in Brooklyn and Far Rockaway.
Seeking dynamic, energetic self-starter to join OHEL as a Recruiter! Responsibilities include recruiting applicants via hybrid model of virtual and in-person community events, career fairs and school campuses; to work with individuals who have developmental disabilities within the community. Position is based in Brooklyn, but candidate will be expected to travel within the NYC and Long Island areas. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 2 years related experience, excellent people skills, strong computer and organizational skills. Valid driver’s license and own car required.
AREA COORDINATOR (F/T)
Senior level manger needed to oversee a variety of OPWDD programs. Responsibilities include supervision of clinical, managerial and direct care staff, regulation compliance and clinical interaction with families and consumers. The Area Coordinator is part of the senior management team and is involved in the development of new initiatives. Significant managerial experience within related field required.
Position available to work within a residential setting with adults who have intellectual and developmental disabilities. Responsibilities include supervising all aspects of client care, programming, including integration into the community, staffing, and facilities management. Candidate should work well in high stress situations, be a strong communicator, have excellent writing skills and possess exceptional leadership abilities. Bachelor’s Degree in related field (Masters preferred) and experience working with individuals with intellectual and other disabilities required. NY or NJ Driver’s license a must. Positions available in Brooklyn and Long Island.
House Manager needed to assist Residence Manager in support staff supervision, upkeep of residence and purchasing duties within a residential setting with adults who have intellectual and developmental disabilities. Good English communication, computer and writing skills required. Hours are Monday through Friday 7:00am -3:30pm. Positions available in Brooklyn and Long Island. Valid driver’s license required. Excellent opportunity for someone to move up the career ladder at OHEL.
DIRECT CARE WORKER
Direct Care Worker needed to work with adults with psychiatric disabilities in OHEL’s Supportive Housing Program in Brooklyn. Applicant will assist our clients with daily living skills and communication skills, budgeting, job search, recreation activities and other activities in their apartments. Ability to speak and write English required.
SENIOR DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS
Weekend and Weekday Positions available in Brooklyn and Long Island in residences for men and women with developmental disabilities. Responsibilities include supervision of direct care staff, documentation and tracking, and attending case conferences. Experience with the developmentally disabled population, supervisory experience, and good writing skills required. Driver’s license a must.
Rewarding opportunity for energetic job coach to work with adults who have developmental disabilities as they enter the work force. Become a partner in their successful employment and increased independence by providing quality assurance in their tasks & lending steady support, supervision & encouragement on the job site. Initiates positive communication /relationships between individual and their employer/co-workers. Experience working with individuals with special needs required, valid driver’s license preferred. Full time and Part time positions available in Brooklyn and Long Island.
DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS
Direct support professionals needed to work with adults with developmental disabilities or psychiatric disabilities living in group residences in Long Island, Queens, Far Rockaway, Brooklyn, and the Lower East Side. Ability to speak and write English required. Valid driver's license required for some positions. Part-time and Full-time shifts available including 3-11pm, Overnight and Weekend.
Unique positions available to assist individuals with developmental disabilities who live in a group residence in Brooklyn, Queens & Long Island as they attend various healthcare appointments. Responsibilities include, driving individuals to and from medical offices, having a strong knowledge of individuals specific medical needs, and providing feedback to various staff members within the residence based on information given over by healthcare professionals. Good English communication skills a must. Valid NY or NJ driver’s license and willingness to drive 15-passenger van required.
OHEL’s Enhanced Respite Bed Program is looking for Peer Specialists. Peer Specialists are individuals who are able to use their lived experiences to help individuals in psychiatric crises . The position is in a residential setting located in the Borough Park section of Brooklyn. Training will be provided. Previous peer experiences and/or certifications are a plus. Part-time positions available.
COMMUNITY HABILITATION WORKERS
Ohel Bais Ezra's Community Habilitation and Respite Programs are looking for creative dedicated and responsible male and female staff to work one-on-one with children or adults with developmental disabilities who live at home in your community. Locations include Far Rockaway, Queens, Long Island, Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Staten Island. Experience and driving strongly preferred but not required. Good English communication skills a must. Flexible part time, after school hours.
Full time position available for mature person experienced in residential maintenance including, daily maintenance, general repair, sanitation disposal and upkeep. Experience in carpentry, electrical work, plumbing, painting and plastering is preferred. Ability to communicate in English and have a valid NY or NJ driver’s license required. Must be willing to drive agency van required. Work will be in several apartments in Boro Park and Flatbush.
Experienced cook needed to plan and prepare delicious kosher meals for individuals with developmental disabilities within residential settings in Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island. Knowledge of kashrut a must.
OHEL is affirmatively seeking to hire Public Assistance recipients.
The agency provides all qualified applicants equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, citizenship status, military veteran status or marital status.