Empowering People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities to Lead Fuller Lives

Openings





Residence Manager

Full Time Position - Tuesday-Saturday 7:00AM-3:30PM

Oversee care of individuals, ensuring a safe environment, proper hygiene, neat and clean appearance, as well as arranging medical appointments and transportation. Conduct staff meetings, selection of staff, performance evaluations, overtime management and supervision. Bachelor’s degree and 2 years in the intellectually/developmentally disabled field, one being in the residential field OR 2 years of college and 4 years in the intellectually/developmentally disabled field, two being in residential OR High School Diploma/GED and 6 years residential experience in the intellectually/developmentally disabled field.


Program Director of Harvest Café

Full Time Position – Monday-Friday 8:30AM-4:30PM

Responsible for the supervision of staff and services of the Harvest Café and Day Hab Program. Must have strong supervisory, time management and organizational skills, in addition to restaurant experience required. Bachelor’s degree required and 3 years related experience, 1 in a supervisory capacity. Must be knowledgeable of OPWDD programs and regulations and have restaurant experience.


Behavioral Specialist

Part Time Position – Monday-Friday, 4 Hours/Day, 20 Hours/Week

Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Psychology, Social Work, School Psychology or Mental Health Counseling and experience in assessment and behavioral modification program design and development. Work with intellectually/developmentally disabled adults to assess their social, emotional and intellectual functioning.  Design and implement goals to address behavior issues and assess progress. Train staff in the use of behavioral techniques, to ensure behaviors are properly addressed.

 

Registered Nurse

Full Time Position, Monday-Friday-35 hours per week, also part time position available

Under the supervision of a Nursing Supervisor, RN will be responsible for the overall administration of files/records, medication management, routine nursing services, identification and assessment of health problems of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  Must be duly licensed as an RN in NYS, and at least one year of experience is preferred.

 

Line Cook

Part Time Position - 24.5 Hours/Week, Monday/Friday/Saturday 8:30AM-3:00PM, Tuesday 8:30AM-3:30PM

Position is at the Harvest Café, a training site for the Intellectually and Developmentally Disabled who are preparing for job readiness. For individuals who are interested in working in this environment, you will assist and support the Chef in all aspects of the kitchen, in a sanitary and timely manner. High School Diploma, plus one year experience as a Line Cook in a restaurant setting, is required.

 

Individual Habilitation Specialist

Part Time – Monday-Friday 3:00PM-8:00PM – 25 hours/week

Full Time – Monday-Friday 9:00AM-4:30PM – 35 hours/week

Full Time – Monday-Friday 2:30PM-10:00PM – 35 hours/week

Develop and implement strategies and goals, which enhance, improve and maintain the optimum skill level of each individual, in a residential setting. Bachelor’s degree and one year of experience required.



Cook

Part Time Position, Monday-Friday, Split Shift, also Saturday and Sunday position available.

Prepare meals from a set menu for 10-15 residents, order supplies and maintain cleanliness of kitchen area. Experience cooking for groups is required.  High School Diploma/GED and valid driver’s license preferred.

 

Recreation, Habilitation and Resident Assistants

Positions Available in Residential Settings, Day and Recreation Programs. Assist individuals with daily living skills and community orientation.  High School Diploma/GED required and clean driver’s license preferred.  Desire to work with intellectually/developmentally disabled adults, and prior experience is also a plus. Temporary positions are also available.


Sr. Individual Habilitation Assistant

Various Part Time Positions, Flexible Hours - 3 to 9 hours in early evening, late afternoon or weekends.  Working one-to-one with individual/family, in-home setting, teaching intellectually and developmentally disabled individuals, children through adults.  High School Diploma/GED, and either 2 years of college or 2 years of experience in the human services field or an equivalent combination of both required.

 

Medicaid Service Coordinator

Full Time Position, Monday-Friday, 9:00AM – 4:30PM 

Assess and advocate the needs of intellectually/developmentally disabled individuals for medical, social, educational and other services. Associates degree in Health or Human Services + 1 year working with individuals with intellectual/developmental Disabilities or 1 year as a Service Coordinator/Case Manager with any population. Strong communication and organizational skills, as well as, reliable vehicle and valid driver’s license is required.