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Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Employment at CAPTAIN Community Human Services provides a challenging, rewarding experience in a fast-paced environment where you can make a real difference in your community. If your skills and experience are a good match for CAPTAIN CHS and the community we serve, please consider joining our team.

Vacant positions are posted as they become available. To learn more about each, click on the highlighted position title below.

  • Respite Workers temporarily care for children, on an emergency or planned basis, providing relief from care-giving responsibilities for the family, which eases the on-going stress often experienced by families of children with serious emotional disturbances. Respite Workers supervise and engage the child in recreational activities that support his/her constructive interests and abilities. Respite will occur in the community with one child or a group. This is a per diem, non-exempt position.
    ** Please send resume and cover letter to amy@captaincares.org.

  • The full-time Street Outreach/Youth Care Worker will serve as an outreach worker within the Street Outreach Project three shifts a week, identifying and connecting homeless youth to services and support within the community. Two shifts a week will be served as a youth care worker at the Runaway and Homeless Youth Shelter. ** To apply, please send resume and cover letter to keegan@captaincares.org.

  • The Youth Care Worker ensures that all youth are supervised and cared for according to NYS licensing regulations, as well as according to the Shelter's rules and regulations. ** Please send cover letter and resume to maegan@captaincares.org.

  • The Youth Care Worker ensures that all youth are supervised and cared for, according to NYS OCFS licensing regulations, as well as according to the Runaway and Homeless Youth Shelter’s rules and regulations. The YCW will complete all assigned tasks during the shift and complete all required documentation regarding residents. This is a full time position of 40 hours per week covered in 5 eight-hour shifts. ** Please send cover letter and resume to maegan@captaincares.org.

How to Apply:

Please review each job listing for any specific instructions. You may also use one of the following three ways to apply for an available position. Send your resume and a cover letter telling us how your skills fit the position. No phone calls, please.

Benefits

Employees at CAPTAIN Community Human Services enjoy a comprehensive benefit package that varies depending on the number if hours worked per week. Full-time benefits include medical, dental, vision, accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), and holiday time.  We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and are committed to training and staff development.