Outreach Counselor

  •  Hiring Manager
  •  May 9, 2024

Federation of Organization is seeking a two Full-Time Outreach Counselor who will report to the Program Supervisor at POWER Program (Peer Outreach with Evening Recreation Program)

Schedule: Tues, Thurs, Fri 9-5; Weds 12:30-7:30 and Saturday 9-4.
Pay: $18.13 per hour

At Federation, we value a healthy work-life balance and prioritize the mental & physical wellness of our staff!

High School Diploma or equivalent. Individual must have personal experience with a mental health condition. Clean valid N.Y. State driver’s license. Peer Certification preferred. Fingerprinting, criminal record check and all necessary clearances from the Justice Center.

Provide information and assistance and referrals to people who are experiencing homelessness, at risk of becoming homeless and have a mental health condition and/or co-occurring disorder. Provide outreach, referrals, peer support and advocacy to individuals in need. Conduct street outreach and work in the food pantry. Assist in developing activities and preparation of nutritious meals for the Wednesday Evening Social.

Benefits Include:

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

Equal Opportunity Employer
Federation of Organizations provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

About Us
Founded in 1972, Federation of Organizations (Federation) is an innovative, multi-service, community-based social wellness agency. We are a major provider of health and wellness services, senior and children’s care, addiction recovery services, as well as affordable housing and support. Federation continues to serve thousands of community members across Suffolk, Nassau, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, and Manhattan.
Federation has developed innovative, successful programs that are designed to meet the needs of vulnerable populations, such as individuals in recovery, those living with chronic medical conditions, adult home residents, the homeless, low-income seniors and at-risk children.

For more information about Federation of Organizations, please visit our website https://www.fedoforg.org/

Job Category: Outreach Services
Job Type: Full Time On-site
Job Location: Long Isand Patchogue

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