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Sunnyside Community Services (SCS) is a non-profit organization that provides a continuum of vital services and activities that enrich the lives of individuals of all ages.  Founded in 1974, SCS has grown to currently serving more than 14,000 people each year with a workforce of 2.250 on-site and field staff.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Please review the opportunities currently available below:

 

 

Social Worker – Caregiving Services, Alzheimer's Services

The Social Worker, working under the title of Caregiver Support Specialist, will be responsible for assessing and delivering services that meet the needs of individuals and families caring for someone living with Alzheimer’s disease or some other form of dementia. We offer caregiver services in Queens and Brooklyn. This position is for our Queens location.

We are currently working a hybrid model: three days onsite, two days remote. This is subject to change.

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Registered Nurse: Home Care 

NEW GRADUATES ARE WELCOME TO APPLY.

Sunnyside Home Care provides compassionate care to New Yorkers needing in-home care. Our highly trained paraprofessionals provide vital support to help individuals remain safely in their homes and communities. Our administrative staff serves as the link between clients, their caregivers, and the paraprofessional in the home.

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Accounts Payable Coordinator 

The Sunnyside Homecare Fiscal Department is under supervision of the Controller. The Accounts Payable Coordinator fulfills an integral transactional function in the fiscal department for two entities: Sunnyside Homecare Project and Sunnyside Citywide Home Care Services. 

Responsibilities 

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Assistant Director/Education Specialist

Sunnyside Community Services (SCS) is seeking an Assistant Director/Education Specialist for the campus at I.S. 5 located in Elmhurst, Queens. This campus houses a range of educational and recreational services for youth and adults in the community, Monday through Saturday. The Assistant Director will, among other duties, work with youth workers on day-to-day services, as well as supervise the site in the absence of the Campus Director. 

Responsibilities 

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Authorization Specialist 

The Sunnyside Home Care Department is responsible for ensuring the provision of safe and appropriate care to the clients it serves in accordance with New York State Department of Health regulations, contractual requirements, and current standards of care. The Authorization Specialist is responsible for helping to fulfill that objective by: 1) ensuring all new cases accepted for service meet Sunnyside’s admission criteria; 2) performing administrative and technical activities to facilitate departmental processes, while meeting productivity standards; 3) ensuring the accuracy of all client in

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Director of College and Career Services 

The Director of College and Career Services will join our Youth Futures High School team that offers high school programming to our communities in Queens. The Director of College and Career Services will be in charge of creating and implementing activities for high school youth and young adults that focus on job skills training, career readiness development, paid/nonpaid internships, college advisement, and college preparation.

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Home Care Coordinator  

The Sunnyside Home Care Program assists individuals with physical or other types of cognitive impairments to continue living safely in the community. The Home Care Coordinator is responsible for helping to fulfill that objective by: 1) coordinating service delivery to ensure that Sunnyside Home Care clients consistently receive high quality and responsive service delivery; 2) providing effective oversight of home care workers through supervising, coaching, and mentoring; 3) ensuring that Sunnyside Home Care meets both contractual and NYS Department of Health regulatory requirements; and 4)

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Group Leader, Summer Programming (Seasonal) 

Reporting directly to the Program Director and Assistant Director, the Group Leader is primarily responsible for the supervision of a designated group of children within the grades of K–8. Group Leaders will be responsible for leading in a variety of activity areas such as literacy, STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math), crafts, fitness, recreation, and leadership.  

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Summer Program Assistant 

Sunnyside Community Services’ campus I.S. 5 is seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Summer Program Assistant for its Beacon Program in Elmhurst, Queens. This position will span seven weeks from July 1 through August 19; the program assistant is expected to be available during this time frame. The program houses a range of educational and recreational services for youth, as well as services for adults in the community.

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Instructor, Summer Programming (Seasonal)

Instructors will oversee general care and safety of the youth in their assigned groups along with other youth workers. Instructors are responsible for creating and leading lesson plans across subject areas. Areas of focus include art, dance, music, literacy, STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) and fitness and recreation. Instructors will report directly to the Program Director and Assistant Director. 

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College Advisor (Part-Time)

The College Advisor will work closely with high school juniors and seniors to support their college application process. This position will provide comprehensive college-readiness support to students and families and offer guidance in the college planning, admission, and financial aid processes. The College Advisor will help students identify college goals, support them, and assist their parents in understanding the college application process. 

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Older Adult Center Transportation Coordinator

Sunnyside Community Services has an opportunity available for a transportation coordinator for our Center for Active Older Adults. Sunnyside Community Services is a multi-service, community-based organization providing a broad range of services to approximately 16,000 people of each year.

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UPK Education Director

Sunnyside Community Services is a multi-service settlement house located in Western Queens. Our Youth and Family Services department offers engaging, youth-centered programming to children and youth throughout Queens and beyond. We offer a free, full day pre-Kindergarten, five after-school and summer camp programs, two Beacon Community Centers, a Cornerstone program, a college readiness program, and a career readiness program. Our youth development continuum spans pre-K to college, and services are offered across seven campuses. 

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Accounts Receivable Analyst

The Sunnyside Home Care Fiscal Department is under supervision of the Director of Accounts Receivable. The Accounts Receivable Analyst is responsible for performing a wide variety of accounts receivable functions including, but not limited to, billing and collections for two entities: Sunnyside Home Care Project, Inc., and Sunnyside Citywide Home Care Services, Inc. The Accounts Receivable Analyst ensures that Sunnyside Home Care meets contract requirements for billing processing by monitoring the payments and aging report and performing follow-up for these processes. 

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After-School Junior Group Leader (Part-Time)

Junior Group Leaders supervise a group of children and are responsible for the overall care and safety of the children. Junior Group Leaders also assist in the facilitation of fun, engaging, age-appropriate activities in STEM, art, dance, and gym. Junior Group Leaders report directly to the Program Director.

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After-School Group Leader (Part-Time)

Group Leader will be in charge of a group of children and will be responsible for the overall care and safety of the children. They are responsible for conducting age-appropriate activities alongside the group’s Instructors.

Group Leaders will report directly to the Program Director.

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Mental Health Counselor (Part-Time)

Within our framework of a holistic, strength-focused practice, the individual hired as the Mental Health Counselor will report directly to the Community School Director and the IA Assistant Principal of Pupil Personnel Services at Queens Technical High School.

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After-School Instructor – Part-Time

Reporting directly to the Program Director and Assistant Director, the After-School Instructor is primarily responsible for delivering activities, including tailoring the curriculum for different levels of instruction and developing lesson plans. The After-School Instructor will teach students in grades K–5.

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Education and Evaluation Director, Youth and Family Services

The Education and Evaluation Director is responsible for developing, supporting the implementation of, and evaluating academic and enrichment activities for our youth programs across eight campuses in western Queens. The role’s main responsibilities will lie in supporting the program with academic and program curricula, staff training and professional development, and tracking of program and contractual outcomes and evaluation. The Director will also oversee program evaluation to ensure program quality and identify gaps towards meeting program outcomes.

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After-School Instructor (Part-Time)

Reporting directly to the Program Director and Assistant Director, the After-School Instructor is primarily responsible for delivering activities, including tailoring the curriculum for different levels of instruction and developing lesson plans. This position will be a part of our Youth and Family Services offered at Sunnyside Community Services.

Responsibilities

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Student Advisor (Part-Time)

The Student Advisor will work closely with high school juniors and seniors to support their college and career exploration process. This position will be responsible for providing comprehensive college and career readiness support to students and families. The Student Advisor will provide students and families with guidance in their college and career planning process.

Responsibilities

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Enrichment and Math Coach (Part-Time)

Sunnyside Community Services, an innovative, community-based, social service organization in Western Queens, is hiring Enrichment and Academic Support Coaches for its Youth Futures High School program located at Queens Technical High School.

Sunnyside Community Services offers family-centered programming to community members throughout Queens. Our youth development continuum spans ;re-K to college. Services are offered to over 2,500 young people across seven campuses.

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After-School Group Leader (Part-Time)

Reporting directly to the Campus Director and Assistant Director, the After-School Group Leader is primarily responsible for the overall supervision and wellbeing of after-school program participants, lesson planning, and fostering social emotional learning in the classroom. This position will be a part of our Youth and Family Services offered at Sunnyside Community Services.

Responsibilities

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Division Director of Youth and Family Services

Sunnyside Community Services, an innovative community-based, social service organization in Queens (10 minutes by subway from Grand Central), is seeking an exceptional leader with strong youth development and program management background for the role of Division Director of Youth and Family Services. They will support the programmatic and administrative goals of the Youth and Family Services Division.

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After-School Group Leader (Part-Time)

The After-School Group Leader will be in charge of a group of children and will be responsible for the overall care and safety of the children. They will conduct fun, engaging, and age-appropriate activities in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), art, dance, and gym. The After-School Group Leader will report directly to the Program Director. 

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After-School Group Leader (Part-Time)

The Group Leader will be in charge of a group of children and will be responsible for the overall care and safety of the children. They are responsible for conducting age-appropriate activities alongside the group’s Instructors.

This position will be a part of our Youth and Family Services offered at Sunnyside Community Services, which includes a pre-kindergarten program, after-school programs for elementary and middle school students, high school job readiness, career readiness, and enrichment programming and Adult and Immigrant Services.

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