Empowering People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities to Lead Fuller Lives

Openings

Behavioral Specialist

Full time position

Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Psychology, Social Work, School Psychology, or Mental Health Counseling - including 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 behavioral issues and assess progress.  Train staff in the use of behavioral techniques to ensure behaviors are properly addressed.

Cook

Part time position, Monday-Friday, split-shift

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

Registered Nurse

Full time position, Monday-Friday-35 hours per week

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

Wait Staff

Part time position, Friday and Saturday 4PM-10PM, with the possibility for additional hours. This position will escort customers to their tables, present menus, take orders, answer questions and make recommendations upon request.  Staff person will also ensure entry and accuracy of orders, prepare and receive payment. Applicants must also stock supplies and clean the premises as necessary. In this specialized setting, the wait staff will interact and support the individuals of the program and uphold all of their rights and protections. Position requires a High School/GED diploma and 1 year of experience as a server.

Recreation, Habilitation and Resident Assistants

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

Sr. Individual Habilitation Assistant

Various part time positions available, flexible hours of 3 - 9 hours in the early evening, late afternoon or weekends. To work one-on-one with consumer/family in home-setting teaching intellectually/developmentally disabled individuals, ranging from children through adults.  HS Diploma and either two years of college or two years of experience in human services field or an equivalent combination of both required.

Individual Habilitation Specialist

Full time position

Develop goals and supervise the implementation of strategies to meet those goals in a residential/program setting. Bachelor’s Degree required and a clean driver’s license with some experience preferred.