Thank you for your interest in Unity House of Cayuga County Inc. - a human services agency dedicated to providing and facilitating an array of services to a variety of consumers in Central New York. Current job openings are listed below.



Day Services Program Manager - Cayuga County - 2/7/2018
Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc. seeks a Day Services Manager for PWDD Day Services program in Cayuga County. Bachelorís Degree in a qualifying course of study and/or credentialing that meets federal regulations for a QIDP and five years experience in relevant Human Services field required. Management/Supervisory experience required. Computer skills and keyboarding familiarity required. Ability to be flexible and work in a team environment. Excellent interpersonal, communications and leadership/managerial skills essential. Evidence of understanding and empathy for the PWDD population. Previous knowledge/experience with Person Centered Planning, writing/providing service plans, OPWDD regulations, Medicaid regulations and budgets preferred. Demonstrated ability and knowledge to work professionally with multiple services provider agencies required. Valid NYS Driverís License required and acceptable according to Agency standards. Competitive salary and benefits package available. Position is full-time and includes on-call. Tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join Our Team or complete application at 34 Wright Ave Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F



Peer Specialist - Tioga/Tompkins County
High School diploma/GED required. Associates degree in a Human Services related field preferred. Provisional Status with Certification pending with documented plan to complete required experience required; current credential as a Certified Peer Specialist preferred. First-hand experience as a consumer of public mental health services required; may also include substance use disorders. Knowledge and experience applying principles of mental health peer support preferred. Additional knowledge of mental illnesses, service delivery systems, and peer support modes desirable. Must be able to be reached by phone and have a vehicle to transport and complete agency business. Computer competency required. Must demonstrate understanding and empathy for individuals with mental illness and/or substance use disorders. Demonstrated ability to be flexible and work in a team environment with excellent interpersonal, communication, organization, decision-making, and problem-solving skills required. Ability to maintain strict confidentiality regarding staff/persons supported issues. Ability to work in a changing environment, be flexible and demonstrate knowledge of and ability to work with internal/external stakeholders inclusive of local Mental Health System. Position is full time with benefits package available at $11.93 per hour. Valid NYS Driverís License in accordance with Agency policies. Unity House if a tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join Our Team or complete application at Unity House, 15 Catherwood Road Ithaca, NY 14850. EOE/M/F



Relief Job Coach- Syracuse, Auburn, and Geneva
Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc. seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults in a variety of settings in Syracuse/Onondaga County or Auburn/Cayuga County. Experience in work situations and sensitivity to individuals with disabilities preferred. Provide on-the-job support by creatively implementing job modifications and job restructuring to ensure consumer progress and success. Must be able to work flexible hours to meet workersí training needs, including nights and weekends. HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Driver's license in accordance with agency policy required. Relief position available (hours are part-time and on-call based on needs of the program); tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join Our Team or complete application for Syracuse: Unity House, 518 James Street Suite B, Syracuse, NY 13203 or Auburn: Unity House, 34 Wright Ave., Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F



Drop-In Center Support Staff-Relief
Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc. seeks interested individual to work with those receiving mental health services. High school diploma/GED required along with a valid and acceptable NYS driverís license. Must be a former/current consumer of Mental Health Services. Must have excellent interpersonal/communication skills, be flexible and work in a team environment. Position is part-time. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Employment or complete application at Unity House, 34 Wright Ave., Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F




DSP Community Integration Specialist-Tompkins County- First Shift Available
Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc. seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in a site based and without walls dayhab setting. Duties include supporting consumers within the community while providing training and fostering independence in daily living skills. Qualifications include HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Drivers License in accordance with agency policy required. Full-time positions available, hours are primarily first shift, i.e. 8a-4p and Monday-Friday. Work locations in Groton, Freeville, Dryden and Ithaca. Salary is $12.22 per hour plus benefits. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 15 Catherwood Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850. Unity House is a tobacco/smoke free agency. EOE/M/F



DSP Relief Residence Counselors- Cayuga County
Unity House seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Cayuga County. Qualifications include a HS Diploma/GED and valid NYS Driverís license in accordance with agency policy required. Relief positions available (hours are part-time and on-call based on needs of the program); tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 34 Wright Ave., Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F



DSP Residence Counselors- Cayuga County
Unity House seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Cayuga County. Qualifications include a HS Diploma/GED and valid NYS Driverís license in accordance with agency policy required. Full-time, 40 hours per week positions available including nights and weekends; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 34 Wright Ave., Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F



DSP Relief Mental Health Residence Counselors - Auburn
Unity House of Cayuga County, Inc. seeks caring individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with psychiatric disabilities in a residential/apartment setting in Auburn. Duties include training and support to foster independence with managing symptoms, social interaction and daily living activities. Qualifications include a HS Diploma/GED and valid NYS Driverís license in accordance with agency policy required. Relief positions available at $10.51 per hour(hours are part-time and on-call based on needs of the program); tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 34 Wright Ave., Suite C, Auburn, NY 13021. EOE/M/F





DSP Residence Counselor II - Tompkins County: 2nd and 3rd Shifts available
Unity House of Cayuga County seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Tompkins County. HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Driver's License required. Six months (one year preferred) of residential experience in a related field required. Experience working with a higher needs population preferred. The DSPRCII will work in the therapeutic treatment and rehabilitation of persons within the program and work with individuals who require an enhanced level of supervision, are multiply diagnosed with Intellectual Disabilities, Mental Illness and/or have Sex Offender histories. Full-time, part-time at $13.44 per hour and relief positions at $11.56 per hour available, varied shifts. Benefits package included; tobacco free workplace. FT/PT: Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join Our Team or complete application at Unity House, 15 Catherwood Road Ithaca, NY 14850 EOE/M/F



DSP Residence Counselor -Tompkins County: 2nd and 3rd Shifts Available
Unity House seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work with adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Cayuga County. HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Driver's License required. Full-time, positions at $12.22 per hour with benefits package available; tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join our Team or complete application at 15 Catherwood Rd. Ithaca, NY 14850. EOE/M/F



Relief DSP Residence Counselor for Tompkins County
Unity House seeks caring and nurturing individuals interested in pursuing work by supporting adults with developmental disabilities in supervised, home-like settings providing training and support to foster independence in daily living skills in Tompkins County. HS diploma/GED and valid NYS Driver's License required. Relief positions available (considered part time and on call), varied shifts at $10.51 per hour. Unity House if a tobacco free workplace. Apply online/download application at www.unityhouse.com by clicking on Join Our Team or complete application at Unity House, 15 Catherwood Road Ithaca, NY 14850. EOE/M/F