Position: Case Manager (posted 11/4/15)

Duties: Innovative, compelling, multi-layered full time position at a well established not-for-profit agency. Looking for talented professionals with strong listening and problem solving skills to work intensively with a case load of eligible TANF/200% families. Focus on job skills training leading to employment beginning with housing stabilization. Home visits are necessary, field work is necessary, community team partnerships to include the customer are necessary.

Requirements: Must have a Bachelors Degree in Human Services, Psychology, Social Work or related field with a minimum 2 years working experience providing services and life skills to families and individuals. Familiarity with Strengths Based Models of Service Delivery including Brief Solution Focused Therapy. Must have valid NYS driver’s license, demonstrated computer skills, and knowledge of job market, community resources and entitlement programs. Salary commensurate with experience plus many benefits.

Send resume and cover letter to:

Attention: Rosann Rogers, Employment Services Program Assistant
Schenectady Community Action Program, Inc.
913 Albany Street
Schenectady, NY 12307
or e-mail to crassistant@yahoo.com
No phone calls or faxes please

Position: Career Navigator

Duties: Responsible for providing on going job development, job placement, follow up and retention services for participants of SCAP’s Employment Services. Will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with employers in and around Fulton County, Montgomery County, Saratoga County, Schenectady County and the North Country to establish their employment needs and provide employers with qualified applicants. Assist with resume development, workshop facilitation and data entry. Must be hard working, creative, flexible, and energetic and thrive in a fast paced environment.

Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in adult education, human services or related field. Experience in combination with education may substitute for degree in some instances. Strong communication and organizational skills absolutely necessary. Must also be able to handle a demanding and rewarding work load. Must have a valid New York State driver’s license, computer literacy, and knowledge of the job market and community resources.

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with experience.

Submit resume and cover letter to:

Rosann Rogers
Schenectady Community Action Program, Inc.
913 Albany St.
Schenectady, NY 12307
or e-mail to crassistant@yahoo.com
No phone calls or faxes please

Position: Health and Nutrition Manager – EHS-CCP (posted 9/2/15)

35 Hours/Week 52 Weeks/Year. Responsible for implementing and monitoring comprehensive and preventative health and nutrition services for children and families enrolled in Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership (EHS-CCP). Provides health checks and screenings to children and other related health services. Works with management staff at partnering agency and monitors Food Services. Works as part of an agency-wide management team to further the goals of SCAP and integrate services.

Requirements: Registered Nurse with experience in community public health or related field. Two years of direct supervisory experience. Experience providing health services to low-income families with young children. Knowledge of the child and adult care food program (CACFP) and experience with nutrition and related services. Red Cross first aid and CPR certified or must be able to obtain certifications within four-month introductory period. Physical, background check and fingerprint clearance required. Sensitive to the needs of low-income and minority populations. Must have a valid NYS Driver’s License.

Interested candidates submit resume to:

Attention: Antoinette Williams
SCAP Early Learning Center
100 Bigelow Ave
Schenectady, NY 12304
Fax: (518) 377-8553
Email: awilliams@scapny.org

Position: Teacher (posted10/22/15)

Duties and Requirements: Seeking an Early Childhood Certified Teacher with initial/professional certification (Birth-2) and one (1) year teaching experience in an Early Childhood setting. Classroom management experience preferred. Must display a commitment to team approach problem solving and be sensitive to the needs of low-income families. Must pass background check. Physical, background check and fingerprint clearance required.

Interested candidates submit resume to:

Ann Marie Kinzel
SCAP Early Learning
100 Bigelow Avenue
Schenectady, NY 12304
fax: (518) 377-8553
email: akinzel@scapny.org



Duties: SCAP is seeking an Operations Specialist for a residential setting for homeless families. Duties include assisting in maintaining a safe and healthy residential setting for homeless families; overseeing all activities within the residence and ensuring that residents have three meals per day. Hours include Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 11:00 PM to 7:00 AM and can include additional hours as needed to fill in on other shifts as they become available.

Qualifications: A high school diploma and experience in a community residence for adults or families is required. Applicants must possess a valid NYS driver's license; pass a physical; and have no record on file with the NYS Central Registry for child abuse. This position includes benefits and a minimum pay rate of $10.08 plus per hour depending on education and experience.

Send Resume and Letter of Interest to:   

Schenectady Community Action Program, Inc.
913 Albany Street, Schenectady, NY 12307