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AHRC Nassau Direct Support Professional/ Day Hab Mon-Fri 7:30-3:30p Oceanside Rd location 40 hours per week in Oceanside, New York

  • Residence Worker

  • DIREC10161

Full-Time

Oceanside/Oceanside Road

Oceanside, NY, USA

Description

Mon-Fri 7:30-3:30p 40 hours per week Oceanside Rd location Family Friendly Daytime Hours

The pay scale for this position is $14.50, increasing to $15 after 4 months probationary period. period

AHRC Nassau provides OPWDD-approved Day Habilitation Services in over 30 locations across Nassau County. We provide no cost door-to door transportation, medical oversight by registered nurses and an engaged staff who provide meaningful and person-centered experiences each and every day.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.
  • Good oral and written communication skills required.
  • Valid NYS Driver’s License and needs to be and remain a QUALIFIED driver.
  • AMAP/First Aid/CPR/SCIP-R Training preferred.
  • A minimum of one year experience supporting people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities preferred.
  • Physical Aspects: May include, but are not limited to, lifting and transferring of an adult volunteer.
  • Transportation/Driving as needed, inclusive of wheelchair vehicle/lockdowns

Primary duties and responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Transports volunteers to and from program site, as well as to volunteer job opportunity locations, or other community based activities.
  • Assists volunteers in achieving success and satisfaction in personal growth and their community based endeavors.
  • Ensures safety of program volunteers while at program site; agency locations, community volunteer jobs and all other hubs sites
  • Transports volunteers to and from primary site location, residences, community volunteers jobs, and additional hub site locations.
  • Acts as liaison between the volunteers job site staff and program volunteers.
Qualifications
Behavior

Preferred

Leader:Inspires teammates to follow them

Team Player:Works well as a member of a group

Dedicated:Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

Motivation

Preferred

Job Security:Inspired to perform well by the knowledge that your job is safe

Ability to Make an Impact:Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

Growth Opportunities:Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility

Experience

PreferredA minimum of one year experience supporting people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities preferred.

Posted: December 24, 2019

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