Catholic Charities is committed to active witness on behalf of the Scriptural values of mercy and justice. Catholic Charities, recognizing human need at all stage of life, responds to all persons regardless of race, creed, or lifestyle, with a special emphasis on the economically poor and vulnerable. Catholic Charities serves and empowers persons in need, advocates for a just society, calls forth and collaborates with women and men of good will in fulfillment of its mission. We currently offer domestic violence and crime victims services, substance abuse prevention programs, and dispute resolution services just to name a few.
In the community residence we are searching for people who have a desire to help others overcome their present and move into their future. We use motivational, strength based approaches to assist people with developing their own path to recovery from mental health and/or co-occurring mental health and substance abuse issues.
The right individual for these positions is one who can promote hope for the hopeless, strength for the weak and belief that recovery is possible.
Although not required, some experience (personal/professional/other) with providing support and encouragement to others on a journey towards recovery is preferred. If you think you are someone who has the ability or at least the desire to assist others with remembering who they are, what their strengths are and finding the part of themselves that still has hopes and dreams, each out to us. A background check is required. A valid NYS driver's license, high school diploma and computer skills are required.
Full and part-time positions are available. Shifts include nights, overnights, weekends, and holidays. Strong communication skills, ability to work as part of a team, experience in human services are preferred.
Questions? Please contact either:
Send cover letter and resume to:
55 East Main Street, Suite 100
Johnstown, NY 12095
Catholic Charities of Fulton and Montgomery Counties
55 East Main Street, Suite 30
Johnstown, NY 12095
Ph: (518) 762-8313
Fx: (518) 762-4092
1 Kimball Street
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Ph: (518) 842-4204
Fx: (518) 842-4245