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Randalls and Wards Islands, New York, NY, USA Req #497
Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Program: Clarke Thomas | 121 Hellgate Circle, Wards Island, Manhattan, NY 10035 

What You’ll Do


As a clinician for one of our men's mental health shelters, you’ll provide mental health counseling services to residents: including long- and short-term counseling, crisis intervention, and facilitating counseling groups and workshops. You’ll also respond to mental health crises at the facility as well as serving as a consultant to the Team on mental health issues.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting intake assessments for new residents and collaborating with others at the site as well as other HELP USA programs to provide appropriate clinical services and facilitate communication.
  • Advocating for and assisting clients in navigating the service delivery system, providing information and referral services as needed, and serving as a liaison with various social service agencies, including mental health clinics and hospitals, to ensure receipt of appropriate clinical and related services.
  • Participating in team meetings, individual supervisory meetings and case conferences, and documenting all work with and on behalf of clients.

You’re a great fit for this role if you have:

  • MSW or MHC required (working towards licensure)
  • Experience facilitating support groups and workshops.

It would be helpful (but not required) if you have:

  • CASAC certification.
  • Bilingual fluency (English/Spanish).



  • Health insurance through Cigna, including dental and visionwith an optionthat covers entire family with minimal employee contribution.
  • Generous Paid Time Off! 
  • 401k with Company contribution even if employee doesn'tcontribute.
  • And More! 

Who We Are 


At HELP USA, we work to ensure that everyone has a place to call home. We’re one of the nation’s largest nonprofit homeless services providers and low-income housing developers serving at-risk populations including families, individuals, veterans, survivors of domestic violence, people with physical and mental health challenges and disabilities, and seniors. With an annual operating budget approaching $150 million and 1400 employees working in nearly 60 programs, we have helped over 500,000 people facinghomelessness and poverty to build better lives. We hope that you will consider joining our team in the fight against homelessness. 


EOE. A Drug-Free Workplace. 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $30.00
  • Required Education Master’s Degree
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  • Randalls and Wards Islands, New York, NY, USA