- Public Health Department
- Mental Health Department
Public Health Fellow Coordinator
This position is part of New York State’s first Public Health Corps Fellowship Program to build public health capacity to support COVID-19 vaccination, increase preparedness for future public health emergencies, and address other public health priorities at the local health department (LHD) put on hold due to the pandemic. This is an exciting new program and we are looking for a motivated and innovative individual committed to developing the local public health workforce. The Coordinator will manage and supervise the Public Health Fellows assigned to the LHD, identify and work with community partners to provide additional support for the organizations and create experiences for the fellows, and review and complete regular reporting and communication to the State.
Posted until position is filled.
Community Health Workers
Tompkins County is hiring Community Health Workers focused on Prenatal, Postpartum and Infant Health
Community Health Workers will:
• conduct outreach activities within communities
• work directly with individuals and families
• collaborate with community partners
Training will be provided. Applicants should possess excellent listening and other interpersonal communication skills, a passion for public health equity; and a strong ability to build trusting relationships with community members and local community initiatives and coalitions.
We are looking for applicants that represent the diversity of the cultures, backgrounds, generations, social identities, lived experiences, and neighborhoods in Tompkins County and work to further develop relationships in a culturally sensitive manner to advocate for and support individuals and families in their access and understanding of public health services.
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Community Health Worker Supervisor
Join the Tompkins County Health Department’s public health initiative as a Community Health Worker Supervisor focusing on prenatal, postpartum, and infant health issues.
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To view all job openings and apply, or visit: tompkinscivilservice.org/civilservice/vacancies
Learn more about the Community Health Worker roles and the Perinatal and Infant Child Health Collaborative (PICHC) initiative in a 30 minute informational session hosted on June 22, 2022.
URGENT NEED FOR LCSWs, SLPs and Special Instruction Teachers!
The Tompkins County Health Department Children with Special Care Needs (CSCN) Division is looking for qualified Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSWs), Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs), and Special Instruction Teachers to provide services in the Early Intervention Program and Preschool Services to children birth to age 4. Provide care in a team-based approach working closely with a Service Coordinator and other therapists.
If you are a qualified provider or want more information on working in these programs, please call CSCN at 607-274-6644 during regular business hours, or email firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can get in touch with you.
- Community Mental Health Nurse
- Licensed Clinical Therapist
- Medical Director, Mental Health
- Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry
Community Mental Health Nurse
Tompkins County Mental Health is looking for a nurse who is interested in working with a small team of nurses, psychiatrists and psychiatric nurse practitioners to support the needs of clients with severe mental illness. Our nurses provide assessment, teach symptom management skills and perform hands on nursing skills such as long acting injectable medications, Clozapine therapy and AIMS. There is flexibility in scheduling per County policy. In lieu of a test, a score will be given based on training and experience.
Full-time. Ongoing recruitment
Licensed Clinical Therapist
The Tompkins County Mental Health Department is looking to fill several positions with motivated and compassionate clinical team members that aspire to make a difference in their community. There are openings in our adult clinic and PROS programs for multiple clinician types including LMSWs, LCSWs, LMHCs, LCATs, LMFTs. Successful candidates work with a multidisciplinary team to provide individual and group therapy for a diverse population. TCMH values clinical training and supervision. Flexible scheduling and remote work available. We are an approved NHSC Loan Repayment Site.
Application deadline 4/17/2022.
Medical Director - Mental Health
There is currently one position available in the title of Medical Director - Mental Health in the Tompkins County Mental Health Department. This is a full time provisional, 40 hour per week position.
Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry
Tompkins County Mental Health has an opening for a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and is looking to fill this position with a qualified applicant as soon as possible. The successful candidate will work as an integral part of the multi-disciplinary team which includes psychiatrists, therapists, community mental health nurses and rehabilitation specialists to provide excellent, comprehensive behavioral health treatment to a diverse range of individuals. An interest in community mental health and working with the severe and persistently mentally ill would be welcome. TCMH prioritizes both supervision and training and these will be provided to a successful candidate so as to support their practice in the Clinic and further career development. Candidates of all levels of experience are encouraged to apply. We are an approved NHSC Loan Repayment Site.
To view all job openings and apply, please visit: https://www.tompkinscivilservice.org/civilservice/vacancies