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Title: Direct Support Professional Residential Open Interviews- Rochester NY
Job Type: Service Worker
Department: Residentail
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Job Summary:

Residential Direct Support Professional (Open Interviews)- Rochester NY

Upcoming Open Interview Dates:

January 3, 2018 from 9am-3pm

January 30, 2018 from 9am-3pm

January 31, 2018 from 9pm-3pm

February 1, 2018 from 9am-3pm

February 8, 2018 from 9pm-3pm

Location: 2 Townline Cir Rochester NY 14623

What to Bring:

  • Copy of Resume
  • Valid New York State driver's license
  • High school graduate or GED

Qualifications:

Maintain a valid New York State driver's license; a vehicle is required to perform the job

Must be able to lift 50 pounds

Must be trained in all required trainings within 90 days of being hired and maintain current certifications with all required trainings

Must be able to read, write, and speak English

Must demonstrate effective verbal and written communications skills

Education and Experience:

High school graduate or equivalent; one year experience in the human service field preferred.

Job Purpose:

Assist individuals with brain injury, intellectual disabilities, and other neurological disabilities in achieving a challenging, stimulating, dignified life by serving as an advocate and liaison for and on behalf of individuals' rights and benefits.

Essential Functions:

Maintain the health and well-being of the individuals EPILEPSY-PRALID, INC serves

Provide supervision, training, and assistance in accomplishing activities of daily living, which includes, but is not limited to, self-care skills, social skills, recreation skills, community skills, and domestic skills to ensure individuals' goal plans are followed; transport individuals as directed

Maintain accurate, up-dated charting and documentation per regulations

Report all policy violations to appropriate personnel

Assist management with individuals' personal goal plans

Attend staff meetings as directed to evaluate and promote effectiveness of both the individual  program and the general program

Promote workplace safety

Education and Experience:

High school graduate or equivalent; one year experience in the human service field preferred.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Must be able to lift, transfer, and move at least 50 lbs.

Must be able to talk, hear, stand for extended periods of time, walk, sit, twist, bend, use hand to finger, stretch with hands and arms

Specific vision abilities required by this job include

Close vision

Ability to adjust focus

Employee must be able to train in and perform Strategies for Crisis Intervention and Prevention -Revised (SCIP-R) ,CPR and first aid

While performing the duties of this position, the employee travels by automobile and/or Agency Van and will be exposed to changing weather conditions.

OSHA Category:

This position requires tasks that involve exposure to blood or body fluids that requires specific training for the employees' safety. All EPILEPSY-PRALID, INC employees are offered the opportunity to receive Hepatitis B vaccination series.

Starting Pay $10.50/hr.


Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. Employment Requirements

All Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. employees must have:
- A valid NYS driver license
- Reliable transportation
- The ability to lift, transfer and move 50 lbs
- A high school diploma or Equivalent.

Apply in person Monday-Friday, 8am-3:30pm.
You may also apply by fax or email.

2 Townline Circle
Rochester, NY 14623
(585) 442-6420
(585)442-6964 Fax
recruiter@epiny.org