Employment Specialist

  •  Hiring Manager
  •  September 29, 2023

Federation of Organizations is seeking Full-Time Employment Specialist for our new Mixed Use/Affordable Housing program, located in Far Rockaway, Queens NY

REPORTS TO: Program Manager

DEPARTMENT: Mixed Use / Affordable Housing

Salary: 45k Annually


High School Diploma and 3 years equivalent experience in vocational rehabilitation, placement and job coaching BA in Human Services and 1-year experience preferred. Experience working with formerly homeless population with severe mental illness and/or substance use disorder. Fingerprinting, criminal record check, approval from NYS Office of Mental Health, clean and valid NYS Driver’s License.


Provide vocational skill development, support, and job placement assistance to formerly homeless adults diagnosed with severe mental illness and/or substance use disorders.

We Offer a wide range of rewarding employment opportunities along with a generous benefits package. We offer the following to eligible Employees

  • Generous Paid Time Off for Full-time and Eligible Part-Time Employees
  • 13 paid Holidays for Full-time and Eligible Part-Time Employees
  • Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Retirement 401K Savings Plan with Employer Match
  • Long and Short Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • CALM App Subscription
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • Career Growth & Promotional Opportunities
  • Comprehensive Paid Training
  • Supplemental Accident, Illness and Hospitalization Insurance
  • Encourage Education Professional Advancement
  • Employee Perks & Discounts on Broadway shows, theme parks, and other attractions
  • Eligibility for Federal/Public Loan Forgiveness

Federation of Organizations provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, we comply with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

Job Category: Residential Services Social Work
Job Type: Full Time On-site
Job Location: Far Rockway Queens

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