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“When working at Fortune, I love giving back what was given to me—a second chance. ”
- Vilma Donovan Executive Assistant
“We all want to help that someone, give somebody hope, and give them a second opportunity. We believe in change.”
- Nancy Lopez Director of Centralized Admissions
“With our doors wide open, we welcome individuals who have hit rock bottom and guide them to thrive as contributing members of society.”
- Jonathan Quishpe Residential Aide Manager

ALL CURRENT OPENINGS

DEPARTMENTS
  • Research Assistant
    Date:

    August 04, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, New York

    Department:

    EQI

    Position Summary:

    Under the supervision of the Director of Research, the Research Assistant will provide research assistance and administrative support to a brain health feasibility study, conducted by Dr. Casey LaDuke and The City University of New York (CUNY) John Jay College of Criminal Justice in partnership with The Fortune Society (Fortune). This study will begin to improve the health, safety, and daily lives of people with traumatic brain injury (TBI) involved in the criminal justice system. Specifically, this study will assess the feasibility of administering evidence-based TBI assessment methods in this high-risk yet critically understudied population.

  • Registered Nurse (R.N.)
    Date:

    July 27, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, Queens; Bronx; and Harlem, New York

    Department:

    Mental Health Treatment

    Substance Use Treatment

    Position Summary:

    The Registered Nurse is a member of the staff within both Treatment Services (substance use) and The Better Living Center (mental health) clinics. The RN conducts medical assessments required by OASAS and/or NYS OMH as part of the clinical intake workflow; coordinates urine toxicology tests (collected by others) being sent to lab; administers some intra-muscular psychiatric injections; assists the psychiatric nurse practitioner with various tasks, including administration of medication assisted treatment, prior authorizations and checking vitals (weight, blood pressure, etc.); leads a preventative health education group; and conducts wellness checks as occasionally requested by general Fortune client population. 

  • Family Services Case Manager
    Date:

    June 30, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, NY

    Department:

    Family Services

    Position Summary:

    The Family Services Case Manager aims to increase awareness on the importance of fathers in the lives of their children; while strengthening family bonds. The counselor is responsible for engaging non-custodial fathers in our Fatherhood program, though case management and parenting groups.

  • Program Supervisor
    Date:

    June 30, 2021

    Location:

    Harlem and Bronx, NY

    Department:

    Scatter Site Housing

    Position Summary:

    Working under the supervision of the AVP, the Program Supervisor will be responsible for the overall day-to-day functions of the scattered site housing program to ensure continuity of services for housing clients making the transition from incarceration and homelessness to independent living. 

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