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To apply for any of these positions please contact our Human Resources Dept:

22 U.S. Oval
Suite 218
Plattsburgh, NY 12903

Email your resume to:


This list gets updated frequently, so if you don't see an opportunity which meets your talents, check back with us regularly to see when we'll post "your" position.



ADULT CARE MANAGER  (Adult Care Management)

Working within the Health Home, Adult Care Mgmt. division of BHSN, a full time individual is needed to organize client care to improve their health outcomes and reduce unnecessary emergency room and inpatient hospitalizations. Will assess client’s needs; develop and implement comprehensive care plans; and coordinate personnel and resources needed to facilitate the appropriate delivery of health care services. Will document all services and conduct care coordination meetings as clinically indicated and in conjunction with regulatory policies and procedures. Required: two years’ experience working directly with persons with behavioral health diagnosis and either a bachelor’s level education or higher, a NYS licensed RN with a bachelor’s degree, or a Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance abuse Counselor (CASAC). Excellent engagement and writing skills essential.  Valid NYS driver’s license and CPR/Safety training certification needed. 



Breakthrough II, a community residence for adults, is seeking dependable and responsible adults for Relief positions. Duties include assisting counselors, providing client supervision in residential setting, record keeping and monitoring daily activities as necessary. Candidates must possess a high school diploma or equivalent; relevant experience in human services field preferred. Valid NYS driver’s license acceptable to BHSN's insurance carrier required.   CPR certified or able to achieve certification within 6 months of hire. Basic computer and keyboarding skills essential. Must be able to climb/descend stairs, perform light household indoor and outdoor chores, and react quickly to situations inside and outside the residence. Hours are scheduled on an as-needed basis.  All shifts are stay-awake shifts.


CLINICIAN (School-Based)

BHSN is looking for a School-Based Clinician to provide evidence based individual, group and family interventions entirely in school settings. This is a full time position, following a modified school calendar. Primary responsibilities include engaging child/family in a comprehensive assessment of strengths/needs of a child/family and developing treatment plans based on assessment of need. Will also provide individual/group/family therapies and facilitate crisis intervention services as clinically needed and have the ability to coordinate services in different schools. Qualifications include: NYS LMHC, LMSW, or LCSW. Previous experience working in a school setting preferred. Must be able to work flexible hours to meet the needs of children and families. Travel between schools required. 



The Adult Clinic is seeking a full-time NYS Registered Nurse to provide health screening, coordination of health referrals to appropriate community providers, and illness/medication education for adults with mental illness.  The RN will work closely with prescribers to support medication treatment services, provide administration and management of prescription medications to include injectables.  Responsibilities will encompass management of client caseload and development of treatment plans.  Computer and keyboard skills for using electronic health record, CPR certification, ability to work some evening hours, some local travel, and a valid NYS driver’s license acceptable to BHSN’s insurance carrier are required.  Prior experience working in a mental health environment is preferred.



The PROS program is seeking a qualified Peer Driver to provide transportation assistance to help individuals keep wellness appointments.  Drivers track daily mileage of transports, perform maintenance checks of vehicles, and insure that all required regulatory paperwork is completed.  Valid NYS driver’s license acceptable to BHSN insurance carrier required.  Must maintain an excellent driving record as a requirement of continued employment.  High School diploma or equivalent is required. 


HOME VISITOR (Healthy Families NY – Franklin County)

Full-time Home Visitor’s are needed to assist pregnant women and newly parenting families in Franklin County.  Home Visitors provide strength based support and advocacy utilizing program resources including parenting curriculum and standardized assessment tools.  Need for flexible work hours to include evenings and possibly weekends to accommodate families’ needs.  Healthy Families – Franklin is an accredited Healthy Families New York Home Visiting Program.  Applicants should possess at least a H.S. diploma, experience in a Health & Human services field and/or child care, strong organizational, time management and writing skills essential.  Valid NYS driver’s license acceptable to BHSN insurance carrier with reliable transportation required.


CLINICIAN (Adult Clinic)

BHSN is seeking a F/T Clinician for its outpatient Adult Clinic. Responsibilities include comprehensive assessment, treatment planning, and individual/group therapy.  Will include evening hours as assigned. NY State licensure in Social Work (LCSW) required; LCSW-R preferred.



The Employee Assistance Services Program of BHSN is seeking a part-time or full time Clinician to provide diagnostic evaluation, motivational counseling, and referral activities on a flexible schedule. Qualified candidates must be an LMHC, LCSW-R, or CEAP, with a minimum of 3 years experience in a clinical mental health setting. Valid NYS driver’s license acceptable to BHSN's insurance carrier and reliable transportation required. 


DRIVER (P/T) (Transportation)

BHSN seeks part-time Drivers to transport people to and from our Morrisonville, NY, location. Morning and afternoon shifts available. Valid NYS Driver’s license acceptable to BHSN's insurance carriers required.



BHSN is seeking relief Support Staff to assist adults with mental illness in permanent supportive living settings.  Position entails assisting with daily living skills, advocating for clients, developing individualized housing assessments and support plans to insure clients are connected to appropriate supports in the community. Good interpersonal, organizational, computer and data entry skills required. GED/HS Diploma required; Associates degree in relevant Human Services field with 2 yrs. employment experience in a helping capacity and/or certification of peer support training preferred. Reliable transportation and valid NYS driver’s license for required travel.


To apply for any of the above positions, please contact our Human Resources Dept:

BHSN - Human Resources Department
22 U.S. Oval
Suite 218
Plattsburgh, NY 12903

Fax: 518.324.2178
Email your cover letter and resume to:

Job listings updated Monday January 23, 2017


To help you understand the terms Relief, Part-time or Full-time above: a Relief staff member works on an "as needed" basis; a Part-time staff member usually works less than 40 hours per week depending on the program/job description. A Full-time staff member is someone who normally works at least 40 hours per week.

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