Special Citizens Futures Unlimited Inc. Community Habilitation Counselor in Westchester, New York
Salary: $13.33 per hour
Community Habilitation Counselor- Per Diem Vacancies
Non-profit agency looking for energetic, caring and patient individuals to work with adults and/or children with autism. Services are performed in the clients’ homes and/or communities for a specific number of hours/visits per week and the direct care worker is responsible for the care, goals, and supervision of the clients and ensuring their safety and well-being at all times.
The position is per diem, paid by the hour, with immediate openings in Bronx and Westchester. The majority of visits are made in the afternoon, evening and weekends so individuals who can work these times are especially needed.
The intention is to promote independence, self-esteem and community integration into lives so direct care workers have to be responsible, caring individuals who act as role models and can also interact easily with the clients and their families.
Training is provided. Candidates must be able to write clearly so as to document work done and must have a HS diploma though an associate or bachelor’s degree is a plus. Having a vehicle to get to and from work will provide more opportunities, especially for people wanting to work in Westchester.
High School Diploma or GED required.
Special Citizens Futures Unlimited, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, marital status, sex, disability, familial status, domestic violence victim status, genetic predisposition or any other category protected under federal, state or local law. Special Citizens Futures Unlimited, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the agency has facilities.