Employees are our most valuable resource. Working as a team enables our staff to realize its full potential. When recruiting for an open position, the Human Resources Department looks for candidates who meet the requirements of the position and also demonstrate the qualities necessary to foster a healthy and cooperative team environment.
Whether you are applying for an entry-level position or an executive level position, Settlement Health has a distinctive group of qualities which we look for in every candidate: Reliability, punctuality, the ability to work in team environment as well as independently. Someone who takes the initiative has a good work ethic and is in possession of good judgment skills.
Settlement Health offers opportunities to grow from within after one year of service. Our employees are continually given training and lectures on healthcare which serves to improve skills in their areas of expertise, helping to assure that they develop into well-rounded healthcare professionals.
Settlement Health offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits package for our employees and their families. Our benefits coverage includes medical insurance, dental insurance, commuter and health flexible spending accounts, long-term and short-term disability insurance, life insurance, pension plans, vacation and sick time off.
New York is the most populous city in the United States. A global power city, New York exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment. The home of the United Nations Headquarters, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural capital of the world.
Many districts and landmarks in New York City have become well known to its 50 million annual visitors. Times Square, iconified as "The Crossroads of the World", is the brightly illuminated hub of the Broadway theater district and a major center of the world's entertainment industry. New York City's financial district, anchored by Wall Street in Lower Manhattan, has been called the world's leading financial center and is home to the New York Stock Exchange.
The City of New York has a complex park system. The Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island Immigration Museum are managed by the National Park Service. They are joined in the harbor by Governors Island National Monument, located in New York. Historic sites include Castle Clinton National Monument, Federal Hall National Memorial, General Grant National Memorial, and Hamilton Grange National Memorial.
There are seven state parks within the confines of New York City, including Clay Pit Ponds State Park Preserve, and the Riverbank State Park. New York City has over 28,000 acres of municipal parkland and 14 miles of public beaches. Parks in New York City include Central Park, Prospect Park, Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, Forest Park, and Washington Square Park.