The Archdiocese of New York Drug Abuse Prevention Program (ADAPP) will post employment opportunities for caring clinicians who are seeking positions in safe supportive environments throughout New York City, including Staten Island, Manhattan, Bronx and the northern counties extending through Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Orange, Rockland, Ulster and Sullivan.

ADAPP has been serving youth, families, schools and communities for over 45 years. We seek to employ primarily Masters level Social Workers and Guidance Counselors with relevant internships and/or experience with substance abuse prevention. Recent graduates are encouraged to apply for posted positions.

ADAPP is a NYS approved provider for obtaining the LCSW and the LMHC as well as an approved Continuing Education provider for both disciplines.

ADAPP provides a liberal salary, excellent training and supervision and comprehensive medical and dental coverage.

We have multiple job openings:

Community Project Coordinator

Job description:

ADAPP is seeking a Community Project Coordinator for two substance use prevention community coalitions, the Throggs Neck Community Action Partnership (TNCAP) and the Forward South Bronx Coalition (FSBC).  This dynamic position plays a key role in developing meaningful community-wide environmental strategies that address substance use prevention among youth and advocates for policy change. Duties of the community project coordinator include member recruitment and retention, coordination of coalition meetings, implementation of initiatives, and assisting with reporting requirements for federal, state, and local funders. Other duties include managing coalition communications, planning and implementing substance use prevention campaigns and ensuring that both coalitions are meeting goals by monitoring progress and documenting outcomes.

TNCAP’s and FSBC’s goals are to prevent and reduce alcohol and other substances of abuse among youth in the Northeast (Throggs Neck) and South Bronx (Longwood/Hunts Point) areas.

Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate all activities, resources and information
  • Act as the liaison and interact with community organizations
  • Prepare proposals and grants
  • Develop and monitor the projects’ activities
  • Monitor grant reporting
  • Provide educational trainings and workshops
  • Organize monthly meetings, inform members, develop the agendas and compile meetings
  • Monitor and provide content for coalitions’ Facebook pages and other social media platforms
  • Report to the Special Projects Manager and perform other duties as assigned as needed.

Necessary Skills:

  • Knowledge of substance abuse prevention strategies
  • Knowledge of community organizing and community coalition work
  • Ability to work with diverse individuals from the community, i.e., legislators, schools, faith, civic organizations, etc.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work some evenings and attend meetings outside of normal workday, as required
  • Experience working with community and/or public health organizations
  • Knowledge of Facebook and other social media platforms

Educational Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree is preferable in Social Work, Community Health or Public Health.
  • Will accept a bachelor's degree in Social Work, Community or Public Health, with a minimum of 3 years’ work experience as a community organizer.
  • Knowledge of federal and state substance use prevention grants a plus.

Travel is required to attend meetings and training sessions. Some out-of-state travel may be required as well as work outside normal business hours at night or on weekends to run meetings, attend events and/or trainings. In addition, this position requires working in two distinct communities. The ability to travel between Throggs Neck and the Hunt’s Point Longwood section of the Bronx is a must.


  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Pension
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Tax Deferred Annuity

Salary Range:  $45,000 to $49,000 commensurate with education and experience.

Job Type: Full-time
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ADAPP is looking for an Interim Clinical Supervisor to join our team in the Bronx Office. This position is through June 2022 with the possibility of becoming a permanent position.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Clinical and administrative supervision of school-based substance misuse prevention counselors
  • Ensure prevention activities meet agency and funders standards.
  • Supervise and provide direct service, one night per week, in family and youth counseling service.

Qualifications include:

  • LCSW a must
  • Minimum of 5 years experience
  • Knowledge of substance misuse prevention, mental health and clinical work with youth a plus

Job Benefits include:

  • Superior health benefits
  • Pension
  • Generous paid time off package
  • Excellent supervision and training
  • Safe and supportive environment

ADAPP, a school based agency and leader in the field of substance misuse prevention, is seeking a dynamic clinical social work supervisor to join our team of compassionate prevention counselors providing service in Catholic elementary and high schools.

Job Type: Full-time
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ADAPP has multiple Clinical Social Worker positions open in Catholic High Schools and Elementary Schools located in the Bronx, Westchester, Dutchess, Orange and Rockland Counties.

Who We Need:

We are seeking dedicated individuals to provide prevention and intervention services in assigned elementary and/or high schools to provide:

  • substance abuse and violence prevention/intervention and educational services
  • screenings, assessments and referrals
  • individual and group counseling
  • crisis intervention
  • classroom education
  • parent and faculty workshops

Advantages of working with ADAPP:

  • Weekly supervision for progress toward clinical licensure
  • Weekly group supervision
  • Extensive training opportunities
  • Robust opportunity for career development/professional development (continuing education credits)
  • Safe, supportive environment

Required Criteria:

  • Masters Degree in Social Work or Mental Health Counseling; Marriage/Family Therapy or other related degree

Preferred Criteria:

  • Knowledge of working with youth and substance abuse


  • $49,600
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Pension
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Tax Deferred Annuity

Job Type: Full-time
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We are looking for an experienced skilled Office Coordinator to undertake a variety of day-to-day office, clerical and building tasks. You will be an integral part in ensuring that our office operations run smoothly and are successful in supporting other administrative activities. An excellent office coordinator is, above all, an organized and competent professional with phenomenal communication and technical skills. You will be comfortable dealing with people, able to carry out administrative duties with accuracy and speed and have the ability to carry boxes. The goal is to ensure that office/building operations are efficient and add maximum value to the agency.


  • Follow office workflow procedures to ensure maximum efficiency
  • Maintain client files and client records as well as with effective filing systems
  • Support other team members with various administrative tasks (redirecting calls, disseminating correspondence, scheduling meetings, statistical information, etc.)
  • Greet and assist staff, visitors, vendors, etc. when they arrive at the office
  • Monitor/oversee/manage supplies inventory and place orders
  • Oversee/assist in vendor relationship and building management


  • 5-7 continuous years of proven experience as an office coordinator or in a similar role
  • Outstanding/proficient knowledge of MS Office is a must
  • Working knowledge of office equipment (e.g. scanners, copiers, postage, etc.)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Organized with the ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Ability to respect and maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to carry boxes
  • Ability to walk up/down stairs
  • Reliable, consistent attendance and professionalism is a must
  • Bilingual a plus
  • Experience dealing with vendors is a plus
  • HS Graduate; BS/BA in business administration or relevant field is a plus


  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Pension
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Tax Deferred Annuity

Job Type: Full-time
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